Rose Reynolds

Electronic Resources Librarian

Rose Reynolds

Contact & Office Hours

by appointment

Five College Library Annex, 108


Subject Specialties

English Language & Literature


M.S.L.I.S., Archives Management, Simmons College

B.A., Psychology, University of Massachusetts Amherst

B.A., English Language and Literature, University of Massachusetts Amherst

Certificate, Film Studies, University of Massachusetts Amherst

Rose leads the Serials and Electronic Resources team, working to maintain the libraries’ print and online subscriptions and other electronic resources. She ensures subscribed or owned online content is active, findable and accessible to researchers.  Rose is often working on innovative new ways to facilitate a more seamless research experience through usability testing and collaborating on iterative design processes.  


Five College Professional Development Committee (Chair), Libraries Collection Development Working Group, Libraries Staff Development Committee, Libraries Web Team

Publications & Presentations

Reynolds, Rose,  Andrew Parker, Steven Turner, and David Edwards. "Distinctive Discovery: Multiple Approaches to Single Search." Presentation at Electronic Resources and Libraries Annual Conference, Austin, TX, April 4, 2017.

Reynolds, Rose. "A Tour of the Library: Moving from analog to digital." Presentation at the New England Code4Lib Annual Meeting, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, December 4, 2015.

Reynolds, Rose, and Wendolyn Vermeer. "Meeting the E-Resources Challenge: Utilizing ERMS in Libraries." Presentation for the LITA Electronic Resources Management Interest Group at the American Library Association Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, June 27, 2015.

Reynolds, Rose. "The Electronic Resources Librarian’s Role in Digital Scholarship and Scholarly Communications," NASIG Newsletter 30:2 (2015).

Professional Affiliations

North American Serials Interest Group (2016 Conference Planning Committee Member)