Database Licensing

The MBLC licenses full-text magazines, newspapers and encyclopedias 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 Massachusetts Libraries public portal gives residents instant free access to thousands of articles from newspapers, magazines, and journals - plus encyclopedias, academic books, and other reliable research and reference sources

Go to Massachusetts Libraries Public Portal

For Statewide Database Support

Statewide Databases LibGuide

Scott Kehoe, MassCat Manager
1-866-627-7228 x308

Tressa Santillo, Resource Sharing Librarian
1-866-627-7228 x320

Jenn Del Cegno, Resource Sharing Assistant
1-866-627-7228 x319