This video, produced in 2014, is a little outdated but still has great information and is inspirational.
The Massachusetts Public Library Construction Program (MPLCP) provides financial and technical assistance to municipalities for planning, design, improvement and expansion of their public library facilities. State regulations 605 CMR 6.00 govern the program. The MPLCP has been continuously funded through state bond authorizations since 1987.
Established in 1890, the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners (MBLC) is a state agency that supports, improves and promotes library services throughout the Commonwealth.
For information about the full range of Board activities, please see their website at https://mblc.state.ma.us.
Massachusetts Public Library Construction Program
Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners
90 Canal Street, Suite 500
Boston, Massachusetts 02114
800-952-7403 (in MA)
Need more information or help along the way?
Lauren Stara, Library Building Specialist
Andrea Bono-Bunker, Library Building Specialist