ERIC Number: EJ333362
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1986
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Librarianship as Calling: The Philosophy of College Librarianship.
Engle, Michael O.
Journal of Academic Librarianship, v12 n1 p30-32 Mar 1986
Examines factors of philosophical significance to college librarianship that provide direction for daily decisions: growth of bibliographic instruction--role of metaphysical and metaphorical; need to integrate values of liberal education; understanding of social context--humanistic roots; and understanding of librarian's role of intervenor, service agent, and tolerator of ambiguity. (17 references) (EJS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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