Massachusetts Medical Society: Medical Library Services Through the Boston Medical Library

Medical Library Services Through the Boston Medical Library

The Boston Medical Library (BML) is the library of the Massachusetts Medical Society. Primarily housed at the Countway Library of Medicine in Boston, MA, a second branch of the BML is housed at the MMS headquarters at 860 Winter Street in Waltham, MA.

As a benefit of membership, all MMS members have physical access to the BML branch library. In addition, 10 free non-MMS items may be available to members upon request. 

To take advantage of medical library services through the BML, you can complete our simple request form.

You can also explore the following:

Contact Information

Library Contact: Leon Barzin (

Main Library: 

Location and Hours

BML Branch Library at MMS
860 Winter Street, Second Floor
Waltham, Mass.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, physical access to the library is closed until further notice. We will place updates regarding its reopening on this page; please continue to check here for its reopening status.

Are you a member of a medical specialty society? If so, you may be able to access additional specialty-specific resources. You can find more information at the following links.

Looking for quality historical resources about medicine? The online Medical Heritage Library curates medical history archives from some of the world’s leading medical libraries.

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