(adj.) = inward-looking ; introvert ; introverted. Ex: The profession has become very inward-looking, and only a few articles, written about libraries and librarians by librarians have had an impact on non-librarians. Ex: Tests have shown that introverts are not underrepresented among delinquents attending approved schools. Ex: Results indicate that reference librarians in general tend to be introverted rather than extroverted.