[self-di-seevd, self-]
holding an erroneous opinion of oneself, one's own effort, or the like.
being mistaken, forming an erroneous judgment, etc., in one's own mind, as from careless or wishful thinking: If you thought my friendship was love, you were self-deceived.

1665–75 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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The two chapters that follow consider the idea that libraries and librarians are self-deceived in their own priorities.
Whoever pretends to the contrary is self-deceived, or intent on deceiving others.
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