Steven J. Bell, Associate University Librarian, Temple University
Steven J. Bell
is the Associate University Librarian for Research and Instructional Services at Temple University. He writes and speaks about academic librarianship, learning technologies, library leadership, higher education, open and affordable learning, design thinking and user experience. He authored two regular columns for Library Journal Academic Newswire, “From the Bell Tower”
and “Leading From the Library”
from 2009 through 2019. He is co-author of the book “Academic Librarianship by Design”
and editor of the book “Crucible Moments: Inspiring Library Leadership”
. Bell is currently an adjunct faculty member for the San Jose State University iSchool where he teaches design thinking and open education librarianship.