Lars Seldén lives in Gothenburg, Sweden with his wife Ann-Mari. Since 2012 he is affiliated to Linnaeus University, Dept. of Library and Information Science, School of Cultural Sciences, Växjö, Sweden. Before that he spent nearly forty years as a lecturer/senior lecturer at the Swedish School of Library and Information Science, Borås, Sweden. He holds a PhD in Library and information Science from Gothenburg University. He is recognised as a Docent. Research interests are information seeking in scholarly practice and more recently library education and the library profession.