Statewide Databases

July 1, 2022 Database Changes

The new contract for statewide databases has started! Please use the Link Lookup Utility to find links to the new products for your library and check that existing links are correct. 

The MBLC licenses a variety of online information resources for all Massachusetts residents. They can be accessed directly from the Massachusetts Libraries portal ( and from the websites of libraries all around the Commonwealth.

The current product lineup went live on July 1, 2022. Resources were licensed from Britannica, Capstone, Gale, ProQuest, and Transparent Language.

Add your library's custom database links to your electronic resources pages.

Go to Massachusetts Libraries Public PortalThe Massachusetts Libraries public portal gives residents instant free access a wide array of reliable research and reference sources suitable for all ages.

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