Staff Directory

Peter Brunette, MLIS
Coordinator of Library Services
Peter joined the Hatch Library staff in 2013. Contact Peter to schedule class information literacy instruction, with ideas for reference collection development, and with research questions across the curriculum.
Miriam Neiman, MLS/M.Ed.
Access Services Librarian
Miriam joined the Hatch Library staff in 2018. See her for questions about circulation of library materials, items on the reserve shelf, and interlibrary loan. Miriam's normal work hours are during the day Monday-Friday.
Shannon Compton, Ph.D
Emerging Technologies Associate
Shannon joined the Hatch Library staff in 2018. She is now the newly-minted Emerging Technologies Associate for the Hatch Learning Commons. She also teaches at Greenfield Community College.
Diane Costagliola
Research and Instruction Librarian @ EMC (part-time)
Diane joined the EMC (Concord) staff in 2018. Her day job is teaching writing for Northeastern University. Her hours on-campus are Saturdays from 10am-3pm when classes are in session and virtually on Tuesdays from 7-9 pm (
Michele McGrath
Research & Interlibrary Loan Librarian (part-time)
Michele joined the Hatch Library staff in 2003. Her normal Hatch work hours are: Mondays and Tuesdays, 8 am - 2 pm; Thursdays and Fridays, 8 am - 12 pm.
Mary Palomba
Research and Instruction Librarian (part-time)
Mary joined the Hatch Library staff in 2017. She is available as needed for reference desk coverage and information literacy instruction. Mary's normal work hours are Mondays from 6 pm - 10 pm.
Evelyn Pratt
Research and Instruction Librarian (part-time)
Evelyn joined the Hatch Library staff in 2019. Her normal work hours at Hatch are Wednesdays and Sundays, 5 pm-10 pm.
(413) 565-1376
Kenny Ramos
Information Literacy Librarian @ CMC (part-time)
Kenny joined the CMC (Sturbridge) staff in 2016. His day job is on the library staff at Amherst Regional High School. Kenny's normal work hours at CMC are Friday, 4:30-7:30 pm; and Saturday 9 am - 3 pm.
774-241-0808 ext 5784
Tanya Semo
Technical Services & Archives Librarian (part-time)
Tanya joined the Hatch Library staff in 2011. She worked as the Information Literacy Librarian at Bay Path's CMC site from 2006 to 2013. Tanya's normal Hatch work hours are Wednesday and Thursday, 9 am - 3 pm.
Thomas Vaghini
Research and Instruction Librarian (part-time)
Thomas joined the Hatch Library staff in 2019. His day job is as an educator in Stafford CT. Thomas' normal work hours at Hatch are Thursday 5 pm - 10 pm and Sunday, 1 pm - 6 pm.
(413) 565-1376

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