• A Passion for Academic Librarianship: Find It, Keep It, Sustain It-A Reflective Inquiry

      Bell, Steven; 0000-0003-3916-4013 (2003-10)
      Why do academic librarians do what they do? This article explores the sources of passion that make academic librarianship a rewarding profession. A framework is introduced that examines the relationships within and outside the academy that contribute to the academic librarian's professional passion. The challenge of sustaining professional passion is addressed.