Newspapers, Articles and Databases

Because of the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners and the Massachusetts Library System collaboration, residents have access to 22 periodical, biographical, e-reference and news databases. These resources offer an array of subjects covering general and scholarly interest, biographies, science, consumer health and nursing and allied health, reader’s advisory, literature and literary criticism, history, K-12 interest resources and newspapers including full-text of The New York Times and The Boston Globe dating back to 1980. All are available for desktops, tablets, and phones. No library card is needed for residents to use the resources.

Click here to access these resources.

If you have any difficulty please contact the Circulation Desk Staff at Mason Library or email