Betsaida Reyes

University Libraries
Assistant Librarian; Librarian for Spanish, Portuguese, Latin American and Caribbean Studies
Primary office:
Watson Library
University of Kansas
1425 Jayhawk Boulevard
Lawrence, KS 66045

As Librarian for Spanish, Portuguese, Latin American and Caribbean Studies I manage collections from and about Spain, Portugal and Latin America. I provide research services to KU faculty and students; visiting scholars; K-12 and the general public. I work with faculty from related academic departments and centers; provide library instruction in related disciplines; and engage in research and service. I also provide support for programs in Global & International Studies and European Studies


M.S., Information Science, University at Albany, SUNY

M.A., Hispanic Literature and Linguistics, University at Albany, SUNY

B.A., English/Spanish, University at Albany, SUNY

Selected Grants

Reyes, Betsaida M, (Principal), An Assessment of Electronic Books and its Collection Development Practices among Latin American and Iberian Studies Librarians in the United States, $2,873, (12/01/2014 . University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded.

Devlin, Frances, (Co-Principal), Giullian, Jon, (Co-Principal), Reyes, Betsaida M, (Co-Principal), Usability of Library E-Collections on Tablet Devices: Practitioners' Perspectives, $6,044, (08/01/2014 . University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded.


MSIS, University at Albany; MA, University at Albany; BA, University at Albany


Assistant Librarian

Selected Awards and Recognitions

SALALM Scholarship, Spring 2013

Dewey Scholarship, Fall 2012

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