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This is a list of local library events of interest to librarians and information professionals, arranged from the earliest to the latest in reverse order.  To view only PAARL-sponsored events, click here.  Check out also Library Events on Pinterest, a visual pinboard that features conferences, conventions, trade shows, exhibits, seminars, workshops, forums, business meetings and other events here and abroad of interest to Filipino librarians and other information professionals.
 
NOTE:  Invitation letters, programs, flyers, CHED/DEPED endorsements, etc. are found in the List of Attachments at the bottom of this page.

2013 January to December

posted Dec 19, 2012, 11:13 PM by Fe Angela Verzosa   [ updated Sep 14, 2013, 8:37 AM ]

October 15-18
  • "Amazing Bangkok", a 4-day library bench-marking tour.                                                                                                      
    • Organized by PAARL, this benchmarking tour will include attendance in an International Forum on "Trends and Transformation 2013: Managing Collections in an Electronic Environment" to be held at the Chulalongkorn University Library.  Visits include Thammasart and Mahidol Univ libraries, and The National Library of Thailand. Details here.

September 27
  • 40th Founding Anniversary of PAARL, a celebration on the theme "Library Future: Changes and Challenges           
            Venue:  Manila Grand Opera Hotel, Doroteo Jose St., Sta. Cruz, Manila, 10am - 3pm

September 12
  • PAARL Marina G. Dayrit Lecture Series on the topic "Key Issues in Electronic Resources Collection Development
          Venue:  SMX Convention Center, SM Mall of Asia, Pasay City

September 11-15
  •  34th Manila International Book Fair, SMX Convention Center, Pasay City

July 9                                                             
  • PAARL Marina G. Dayrit Lecture Series on the topic "Treating Print in a Hybrid Library Environment: Issues, Dilemmas and Directions"
             Venue: SM Mega Trade Hall, SM MegaMall, Mandaluyong City
July 8-12                                                               
  • ABAP's 17th Philippine Academic Book Fair, SM Mega Trade Hall, SM MegaMall, Mandaluyong City
July 5                                                                   
  • A consultative workshop sponsored by the PRB for Librarians in cooperation with the National Library of the Philippines. The output of the workshop is a BFL Board Resolution Adopting/prescribing a Competency-based Standards for Librarians.
          Venue: Epifanio de los Santos Auditorium, NLP Building, T.M. Kalaw St., Manila; 8am-3pm
June 26-28
  • PAARL Training Program:  RDA Training-Workshop (Visayas), in cooperation with the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) – National Committee on Library and Information Services (NCLIS), National Library of the Philippines, and National Committee on Resource Description and Access (NCRDA) will conduct a workshop on RDA with the theme "Toward National Development Plan for Resource Description and Access (RDA) in the Philippines", resource speakers trained under Dr. Barbara B. Tillett, Chair of the Joint Steering Committee for Development of RDA 
Venue: Hotel Montebello, Cebu City
May 27-29
  • Seminar on “Preserving the Cultural Heritage through our Libraries and Archives” 
Sponsor:  PLAI-Ilocos Region Librarians' Council
Venue: Mariano Marcos State University Training Center, Batac, Ilocos Norte
May 16-17

  • PAARL Training Program:  RDA Training-Workshop (Luzon) on the Theme:"Resource Description and Access (RDA) Essentials: Preparing Librarians for New Cataloging Standards and Guidelines"
Venue: Lyceum of Cavite, Trece Martires, Cavite
Please click on this link for online pre-registration: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1zhKIT6BOY7e3-8TlYwbnW47MdJaW9OVr-1-RYvIscGU/viewform
May 15-17
Sponsor:  Association of Special Libraries of the Philippines
Venue: SEAFDEC, Tigbauan, Iloilo City

May 6-7
  • Seminar on the theme “The Wired Library: Building and Re- engineering Libraries of Today.”
Sponsor: De La Salle University Learning Commons, 13/F Henry Sy, Sr. Hall, Taft Avenue, Manila.
Registration fee:  Php3,000.00
For reservation and inquiries please contact
Cynthia L. Cordova
De La Salle University
Tel. No. 5244611 loc. 566
Cell No. 09054228696
cynthia.cordova@dlsu.edu.ph

April 24-27
  • Seminar-workshop on Resource Description and Access (RDA)
Sponsor:  InfoManagement Specialists, Inc                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Venue:  Bicol State University, Legazpi City                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 For request for invitation, program and Ched memo, contact Salvacion M. Arlante 09275571384; Rose Rosali 9289518852 ;Prudenciana Cruz 09276968717;Neria Gomez 9175590512; or Fides M. Abad 9193693407. Only 80 participants shall be accommodated. Confirm you participation on or before April 12, 2013.
April 24-26
Sponsor: Philippine Association of School Librarians, Inc. (PASLI)
Venue:  SkyLight hotel in Puerto Princesa, Palawan.
Download the program and invitation here: http://paslinews.wordpress.com/programs/35th-general-assembly-and-national-conference-2013/

April 22-24
  • PAARL National Summer Conference on Resource Description and Access (RDA) with the theme "Resource Description and Access (RDA) Essentials: Preparing Librarians for New Cataloging Standards and Guidelines"
Venue: Grand Meng Seng Hotel, Magallanes-Anda Sts., Davao City
To register online, please fill out the online registration form found in our website (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1V8dfAvQmY-H4u1m1HSB7WqBjUb_DLKQKWHIP5M_QrAY/viewform) and click “Submit.” Only fully accomplished registration will be recorded.

April 15-16
  • Cataloging of Moving Image Materials & Other Non-Book Materials via AACR2R (2005) in the MARC Format
Sponsor: Center for Human Research and Development Foundation, Inc.                                                                                                                                                                                          Speaker: Prof. Ruben Marasigan (Day 1); Dr. Juan Buenrostro, Jr. (Day 2)
Seminar fee: Early Bird - Php 2,800; Walk in - Php 2,900

For more information: www.chrdf.org.ph.
  • Seminar-Workshop on Indexing Towards Developing a Regional Indexing Consortium
Sponsors: The Ateneo de Naga University James O’Brien Library in cooperation with the Bicol Region Librarians Council (BRLC) and in partnership with the Jesuit Higher Education Library Consortium (JHELCon) the Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD) - Health Research Development Information Network Network-of-Networks (HERDIN NeoN)                                                                          
Venue:James O’Brien Library Multipurpose Hall.

April 11

  • Forum on “Improving Library Services Through the New Technologies”

Sponsor:  University of Santo Tomas Library Science Alumni Association (USTLSAA)                                                                                                                                                                        Time/Venue: 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the UST Miguel de Benavides Library Conference Hall                                                                                                                                                            Speaker: Ms. Ana Maria B. Fresnido, Library Director, De La Salle University Learning Commons as lecturer.
Registration fee: P 300.00 for librarians and P100.00 for students. Contact persons:
Sonia Gementiza          Cynthia Cordova                  Editha Alamodin
DLSU-Cavite                DLSU- Manila                       National University
844-78-32                     524-46-11 loc. 566                749-59-93

April 10-12
Sponsor:The Special Libraries Association (SLA)-Asian Chapter in association with the ASLP                                                                                            
Venue: Philippine International Convention Center (PICC), Pasay City, Metro Manila                                                                                                               
Conference Fee: P6500 (ASLP members); P7500

April 3-5
  • PAARL Training Seminar:  RDA National Training of Trainers                 

    Venue: De La Salle University Manila University Library
  • Seminar on "Information Power: Building  Partnerships"
Sponsor:  Philippine Group of Law Librarians (PGLL) in cooperation with the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA)
Venue: Bohol Tropics Resort, Graham Ave., Tagbilaran City, Bohol.
March 22
  • PAARL Forum:  Marina G. Dayrit Lecture Series on the Topic “Library Readiness to K-12 Basic Education Program” 
Venue: Seminar Rooms A & B, Technological Institute of the Philippines, Cubao, Quezon City
Registration Fee:  P300 for PAARL members, 350 for non-members, 200 for students

March 13
  • 34th GABRIEL A. BERNARDO MEMORIAL LECTURE SERIES on the basics of RA 10175 or the Cybercrime Prevention Act of 2012
Sponsor:  U.P. School of Library and Information Studies (UPSLIS), in cooperation with the U.P. Library Science Alumni Association (UPLSAA)                                                                           Venue/Date:  Wednesday, March 13, 2013, 8:30 a.m. at the Conference Hall, Balay Kalinaw, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City                                                                                                                    Speaker:  Atty. Emma C. Francisco, current Intellectual Property Consultant at Creative law and former Director General of the Intellectual Property Office
March 9

From AACR2R to RDA: a Cataloging Journey
Sponsor: Center for Human Research and Development Foundation, Inc. (CHRDF) 
Venue: Walter Hogan Hall, Institute of Social Order (ISO), Social Development Center, Ateneo de Manila University, Loyola Heights, Quezon City (enter through Gate 3

Speaker: Dr. Juan C. Buenrostro & Ms. Katherine Obille

Fee: Early Bird - Php 1,500; Walk in - Php 1,600; LIS Students - Php 600

March 6-8                                                                                                                                                                               
Venue: Ritz Hotel at Garden Oases, Davao City. Visit http://uplsaa.net/alam-2013/ for conference details.  Registration fee:  P6,000.00 for live-in participants (inclusive of accommodation – March 6, 2:00PM to March 8, 12:00PM; registration; meals – am/pm snacks, breakfast, lunch and dinner; instructional materials; kit; and other expenses). Live-out participants shall be charged P5,500.00 (inclusive of registration; meals – am/pm snacks, breakfast, lunch; instructional materials; kit; and other expenses). For those who will register before January 31, 2013 will have an early-bird discount and shall be charged of P5,000.00 for live-in participants and P4,500.00 for live-out participants.

March 2

  • “Kwentuhan Tayo: Storytelling Tips and Strategies” (2013 Lecture Series)
Sponsor:  UP School of Library and Information Studies
Venue:1:00p.m., at SLIS Rooms 3 and 4
Speaker:  Ms. Zarah Gagatiga, the Philippine Board on Books for Young People chairwoman
Fee:  Lecture is free and open to the public
Contact: rochelle.silverio@yahoo.com or yhnatherese@yahoo.com.


March 1-2

Sponsor: Center for Human Research and Development Foundation, Inc. (CHRDF)                                                                                                                     

Venue: Walter Hogan Hall, Institute of Social Order (ISO), Social Development Center, Ateneo de Manila University, Loyola Heights, Quezon City (enter through Gate 3) 

Speaker: Michael A. Pinto

Fee: Early Bird - Php 2,800; Walk in - Php 2,900

February 28-March 2

  • Seminar-Workshop on “Preparation of Instructional Materials for the MTB-MLE Using the Local Resources”
Sponsor:  The Children’s Literature Association of the Philippines, Inc. (CLAPI)                                                                                                                           
Venue:  Villa Angela Heritage House, Vigan City                                                                                                                                                                            
Contact: Ms. Melanie A. Ramirez of NLP at 528-1972 loc. 209, Leonila S. Galvez of the DepEd Manila at 251-28-59 and/or Ms. Magdalena O. Nuesca DepEd-Region I, Library at (072) 607-8135.

February 23

  • Forum on Best Practices in School and Academic Libraries
Sponsor: Aurora Boulevard Consortium Libraries
              Venue: 7:30 am - 12nn, Technological Institute of the Philippines, Quezon City, Building 1, Seminar Room A
Registration Fee: P200                           
Contact: MARIBEL A. ESTEPA (TIP) 733-9117 loc. 244;  MARILYN I. ISRAEL (CCP) 715-5170;  JULIE M. Noces (UERMMMC) 715-1064Marietta  L. Santos (NCBA) 438-1456 local 181;  Namnama hidalgo (WCC) 913-8380 local 432; JORGE GUNGON (SPUQC) 726-7986 loc. 179

February 22                                                                                                                                                                        

  • PAARL Forum: Marina G. Dayrit Lecture Series on the topic: “Making Things Easier: New Design Ideas for Better Libraries”
    Venue: National Book Stores- Cubao Superbranch, General Roxas St., Araneta Center Cubao, Quezon City at 8:00AM to 12:00N
                Resource Speakers:  Mrs. Lourdes T. David and Mr. Sonny Boy Manalo
                
Registration
Fee:  P300 for PAARL members, 350 for non-members, 200 for students
  • National Conference on Library Education and Practice on the theme “Staffing the First Quarter of the 21st Century Libraries”
Sponsor:  Philippine Association of Teachers of Library and Information Science
Venue/Time: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm at Ortigas Foundation Library, 2nd flr., Ortigas Bldg., Ortigas Ave., Pasig City.
Conference fee (Includes morning snacks & lunch plus certificate of participation): P 700.00 for non-PATLS member;P 600.00 for PATLS member; P 200.00 for Undergraduate student
  • Seminar-Forum on "Strengthening the K-12 Program Through Effective Library Services and Programs"
Sponsor:  Librarians Association of Batangas (LAB)
Venue/Time:  8am-4pm Dominica Hall, St. Bridget College, M. H. del Pilar St., Batangas City
Registration Fee:  P500
For more details, download invitation letter at the List of Attachments below this page

February 8-11 
Sponsor:  Info-Management Specialists Inc.
Venue:  Opal Room, Hotel Supreme, Baguio City
Conference Fee:  P5,000 for Live-in; P4000 for Live-out participants
Contact:  Prudenciana Cruz (prudenciana.cruz@yahoo.com); CP# 0927-6968717

February 8                                                                                                                                                                         

  • Forum  entitled  Libraries and Librarians for the Love of Reading
Sponsor:  MUNPARLAS (Muntinlupa, Paranaque, Las Pinas) Library Association, Inc.
Venue: 8:00 AM-12:00 NN at the De la Salle Zobel School,  Ayala Alabang, Muntinlupa City
Registration fee: P 500.00) inclusive of snacks, lunch, and certification
Deadline of registration is on or before February 04, 2013
Contact:
  Ms. Marivic Selencio at 8091793/8093793 local 229 or 09391965337

January 30
  • FORUM ENTITLED "EFFECTIVE CUSTOMER SERVICE IN THE LIBRARY"
Venue:  INSTRUCTIONAL MEDIA CENTER (IMC) OF THE UNIVERSITY OF NUEVA CACERES.

January 25

  • PAARL General Assembly, Oath-taking of the new 2013 Board and Awards Ceremonies
Venue/Time: 8am-12nn, Technological Institute of the Philippines, Quezon City Campus, Seminar Rooms A&B
  • Forum on “Road Mapping: Role of Librarianship to National Development”
Sponsor:  Philippine Librarians Association, Inc.- Central Luzon Region Librarians Council (PLAI-CeLRLC)
Speaker:  PRC Board for Librarians Chair Hon. Corazon M. Nera
Venue: Bulacan State University Hostel, City of Malolos, Bulacan
Registration fee is waived for PLAI-CeLRLC members but everyone is encouraged to pay their annual membership dues for FY 2013

        

2012 January - December

posted Dec 13, 2011, 8:17 AM by Fe Angela Verzosa   [ updated Nov 13, 2012, 8:50 PM ]

NOTE:  Invitation letters, programs, flyers, CHED/DEPED endorsements, etc. are found in the List of Attachments at the bottom of this page.


December 6
Seminar entitled “DigitalSchoolLibrary”
Sponsor: 
Philippine Association of School Librarians, Inc.(PASLI)
Time/Venue:  7:00am to 4:00pm in the seminar room of La Salle-Greenhills  in Mandaluyong City

Registration fee of Php 700.00
For more details, click the link: http://paslinews.wordpress.com/programs/digitalschoollibrary-a-benchmarking-seminar/
Download invitation at the List of Attachments at the bottom of this page.


December 5-7
National Conference & General Assembly with the theme: “Global Challenges in Library and Information Services”
Cavite Librarians Association, Inc.
Venue:  
Island Cove Hotel & Leisure Park in Binakayan, Kawit, Cavite
Conference fees:
Live-in Participants: PhP 5,000.00* will be charged inclusive of overnight accommodation with breakfast, lunch, dinner in addition to snacks, kits and certificate
Live-out Participant: PhP 4,800.00
Download invitation at the List of Attachments at the bottom of this page.

November 28-30
General Conference and Assembly on the theme: "The Libraries...Effects on Society"
Sponsor: Philippine Librarians Association, Inc. (PLAI) in partnership with the NCCA-National Committee on Library and Information Services (NCLIS)
Venue:  Family Country Hotel and Convention Center, Mateo Road, Lagao, General Santos City
Registration fee:  P6,000.00 for live-in participants inclusive of lunches, snacks, kits, handouts in digital format, certificate, and breakfast, dinner and lodging from November 28 to 30.  Live-out participants will be assessed P4,000.00 inclusive of lunches, snacks, kits, handouts in digital format and certificate.   Included also is the fellowship lunch during the Librarians’ day on November 30, 2012. Payment could be made in cash or in check payable to Philippine Librarians Association, Inc. (PLAI). \advance payment can be deposited to BDO account number 451-800-5583.
Download the invitation and program.

November 23
Forum on “Visions : The Academic Library in 2020” in celebration of the 78th National Book Week
Sponsor:  Philippine Association of Academic and Research Librarians, Inc.
Venue/Time: 1:00-5:00 pm at the Epifanio Delos Santos Auditorium, 6th Floor, National Library of the Philippines, T.M. Kalaw St., Ermita, Manila.
Free registration

November 23

Seminar on “Basic Library Management and Technical Services Skills”
Sponsor: The Association of Special Libraries of the Philippines (ASLP) in partnership with the Annak ti Batac, Inc. (ABI)
Venue: Mariano Marcos Memorial Elementary School Learning Center, Barangay Valdez, Batac City, from 9:00AM to 5:00PM. For more details, go to: http://aslpwiki.wikispaces.com/Basic+Library+Management+and+Technical+Services+Skills

November 22
Regional Seminar on the theme “Libraries: Effects on Society”
Sponsor: Bishop Gainza Learning Resource Center of the Universidad de Sta. Isabel, Naga City
Speakers: Mrs. Lourdes David of Ateneo de Manila University and Ms. Elvira Lapuz of University of the Philippines, Diliman
 
Registration fee: P500.00 will cover 2 snacks, lunch and seminar kit (participant who will register on or before November 5, 2012, will pay only P450.00)
Contact:  0915-1905276,  4739954 with local number 127, or email address mercedita.menes@yahoo.com

November 20

Lecture-Forum on “Healthy Lifestyles for Librarians”
and General Assembly
Sponsor:  Philippine Librarians Association-National Capital Region (PLAI-NCR) Librarians Council
Venue/Time: 1:00-5:00 p.m. at the Epifanio de los Santos Auditorium, 6/F The National Library of the Philippines, T. M. Kalaw St., Ermita,
Registration fee is free to all paid members, non-members Php 200.00, students Php 100.00.

 
November 16
Forum on "Traditional and Technological Challenges towards Reference Service"
Sponsor:  Association of Librarians In Laguna Province, Inc. (ALLPI)
Venue:  Center for Learning and Information Resources (CLIR) of Malayan College Laguna, Pulo Diezmo Road, Cabuyao Laguna from 7:00 a.m. -12:00noon 
Forum fee: Php350.00
Contact:

PRESIDENT
Justina P. Garcia
San Sebastian College Recoletos-Canlubang
Tel. no. 049-5490901 / 09179305981
Email: jhass2021@yahoo.com

VICE PRESIDENT

Maria Paz N. Collado
Malayan Colleges Laguna
Tel. no. 049-8324070
Email: mpncollado@mcl.edu.ph


October 27-31
PAARL's 2012 International Activity (Benchmarking of Libraries) on the theme "Discover Bustling Kuala Lumpur"  This is a 5-day International Benchmarking of Libraries in Asia’s Garden City of Lights, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. This year’s most awaited international exposure will bring together the excitement of visiting Kuala Lumpur’s selected state-of-the-art libraries, a chance to learn in a seminar-orientation with Kuala Lumpur’s high-profile information specialists, experience cultural immersion and warm hospitality of its people and a glimpse to Malaysia’s top destinations and sceneries.  For details, registration/travel package and travel itinerary, please contact the following:

·      Ms. Sonia M. Gementiza at 844-7832 local 3060;

·         Ms. Ma. Cecilia D. Lobo at 731-3034 and

·         Mr. Sonny Boy T. Manalo at 911-0964 local 361

Online registration/or reservation fee (Php1,000) required.  There are only 50 slots available. Libraries to be visited : University of Malaya Library, Monash University Malaysia, International Medical University Library, Islamic International University Library (IIUM) & National Library of Malaysia.
Download the invitation letter, registration form, travel package and itinerary at the list of attachments below this page.


October 25
Forum entitled “RDA: Issues and Concerns”
Sponsor:  PLAI-Central Luzon Region Librarians Council in cooperation with Angeles University Foundation
Venue:  Room PS-308, Professional Schools Building, Angeles University Foundation, Angeles City.

Registration fee:  Free for members;  P100 for non-members.

October 25-26
Fifth International Conference on  “Libraries, Archives, and Museums: Common Challenges, Unique Approaches”
Sponsor:  Ateneo de Manila University Rizal Library 
Venue:  Leong Hall, Ateneo de Manila University, Quezon City, Philippines
Conference fee: PhP 3,000.00 (including food, kit, and certificate)
Undergraduate library and information science students are welcome to observe for free on a first come first served basis (limited to five students per school only).
Contact Ms. Susan O. Pador (spador@ateneo.edu; 4266001 ext. 5554; mobile no: 09281693334), Ms. Karryl Kim A. Sagun (
ksagun@ateneo.edu; 4266001 ext. 5559) or myself at mnabaunag@ateneo.edu; 4266001 ext. 5566) / conference2012.rizallibrary@gmail.com 


October 22-24
Seminar-workshop on Technology Training for the Enhancement of Filipiniana Library
Sponsor:  Baguio-Benguet Librarians Association Inc. in partnership with NCCA-NCLIS
Venue:  ICT Hall, University Library and Information Services, La Trinidad, Benguet

October 18-19

Professional Summit: Convergence of Professionals for Nation Building and Global Competitiveness
Sponsor:  Philippine Regulation Commission and
the Philippine Association of Regulatory Board Members Inc.
Venue:  Manila Hotel (final venue instead of PICC)
Registration fee:
P3,000 until Sept 15; P4,000 until Oct 10; and for on-site registration, the fee is P5,000
Download program and registration form at the List of Attachments below this page.

October 17-19

Seminar on “Rejuvenating Services Through Integration of Current Trends in Librarianship”

Sponsor: The Philippine Librarians Association, Inc. – Ilocos Region Librarians Council (PLAI-IRLC), in partnership with the Commission on Higher Education Region I (CHED-ROI) and Saint Louis College (SLC)
Venue: Gerard de Boeck Mission Library Building, Saint Louis College, Lingsat, San Fernando City, La Union.

Registration fee:
Php 2,000.00
Contact: Sonia S. Isip browneyes007_ph@yahoo.com 0920584199, Ligaya N. Caranay ligs99@yahoo.com 0916252032, Marilou N. Andres mnandres@yahoo.com 09474643620

October 17-19
3rd LibraryLink Conference with the theme “Beyond Librarianship: Information as a Way of Life”
Sponsor:
Filipinas Heritage Library
Venue: Reading Room of the Filipinas Heritage Library
Ms. Myra Brown, Information Resource Officer from the U.S. Department of State and former Digital Media Librarian at Texas Tech University Libraries will be the Keynote Speaker. She will also facilitate a “cultural hour.”

Registration fee is PhP 4,500 inclusive of meals and snacks, certificate, and conference kit. Participants from LibraryLink member institutions or early bird registrants on or before September 1, 2012 can avail of a discounted rate of PhP 4,000. A non-refundable deposit of P1,500 is required.

Download conference invitation here : http://www.filipinaslibrary.org.ph/images/stories/3rd-liblink-conf-invite.pdf

October 16-17

Seminar on “The Future of Library Technical Services”

Sponsor:  The Philippine Librarians’ Association, Inc.-National Capital Region (PLAI-NCR) Librarian’s Council
Venue:  Manila Grand Opera Hotel, Sta. Cruz, Manila
Registration Fee: 
PHP 3,000.00
Contact:  ELVIRA B. LAPUZ at GSM +639178553228 and office numbers 9818500 local 2865

September 27-28
  
Seminar-Workshop on Organizing and Digitizing Library Archival Materials: ISAD (G) and Technology      
Sponsors: The National Commission for Culture and the Arts, with Colegio San Agustin - Bacolod, the National Commission on Library and Information Service and PLAI-Western Visayas Regional Librarians Council
Venue: Colegio San Agustin - Bacolod
Resource Speakers:  Fe Angela M. Verzosa, Lourdes T. David, and Edgardo B. Quiros
Registration Fee:  P2,500
For more details please contact Sandra S. De Erit at tel. no. (034) 433-9188, mobile no. 09174903557; email address: sandra2_deerit@yahoo.com.

September 24-26
Three-Day Conference on the theme "Advancing the Future of Libraries"
Sponsor: Philippine Librarians Association Inc. - Cagayan Valley Region Librarians Council (CaVRLC)  
Venue:  Bulwagang Teodulfo Domingo, University of Saint Louis, Tuguegarao City, Cagayan.
Registration fee of Php 3,500.00 for live in participants and Php3,000.00 for live out
For more information please contact the following: Mrs. Fely Baliton at 09275231717 or Dr. Juliet Villanueva at 09069457277 or call 078-844-1872 local 300 or email at uslt_dol@yahoo.com and look for Mr. Michael Pinto

September 14
Lecture-forum on “Project Management for Librarians and Information Professionals”
Sponsor: U.P. Library Science Alumni Association (UPLSAA)
Resource speaker: Mr. Napoleon A. Apolinario, Jr., PMP, Project Manager and Business Process Consultant, Greenlight Consulting
Time/Venue: 10:30AM-1:00PM, Meeting Room 2, SMX Convention Center, Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City
Registration fee for members is P100, and P200 for non-members.

September 13

Forum on “ Party-List for Librarians and Information Professionals?”

Sponsor: Philippine Group of Law Librarians, Inc (PGLL)
Time/venue: 1:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M. at the SMX Convention Center (Meeting Rooms 2 & 3), Pasay City.
Resource Speakers: Hon.TEODORO A. CASIÑO, Congressman, Party-List and Director MICHAEL A. PINTO, Director of Libraries, University of Saint Louis – Tuguegarao
Forum Fee: P200 (Non-Members), P150 (Members), and P100 (students)


September 13
Forum on the topic: "Look Good, Feel Great Always: Empowering Tips for Librarians and Information Specialists"
Sponsor:
  Association of Special Libraries of the Philippines (ASLP)
Time/venue:  10:00 am to 12:00 noon at the SMX Convention Center, Seashell Lane, Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City, 1300.
Resource speaker: Hon. Lucy Torres-Gomez (Representative, Leyte, 4th District)

September 12
Forum on CANI (Continuous And Never-ending Improvement) on Library Profession and Services
(
on the occasion of the 33rd Manila International Book Fair)
Sponsor:  PAARL
Time/Venue:  1:00-4:00 pm at the Meeting Room nos. 4-6, 2nd Floor SMX Convention Center, Bay Area, Pasay City.

Registration Fee: Php300 for members, Php350 for non-members and Php200 for students
Download the invitation here.

September 12
Forum on the topic  “Publishers, Booksellers and Librarians: A Renewed Partnership in the Promotion of Reading and Life-long Learning”
Sponsor: Philippine Librarians’ Association, Inc. (PLAI) and the  (PLAI-NCR) Librarians’ Council 
Venue:   SMX Convention Center, Seashell Lane, Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City in Meeting Rooms 4,5,6  from 8:00 to 11:00 a.m. 
Registration Fee: for PLAI members PHP200.00, non-PLAI member PHP 250.00, undergraduate students PHP 100.00.
Contact:  PLAI Office at (02)5259401 / Elvie Lapuz +639178553228 / 9818500 loc, 2865; elvira.lapuz@gmail.com

August 30-31
"National Training-Workshop on Resource Description and Access (RDA)"
Sponsor:  PAARL in cooperation with NCCA-NCLIS
Venue:  Angelo King International Centre, De La Salle - College of Saint Benilde Hotel (CSB Hotel).
Registration Fee:  Php 2,500
Online pre-registration for PAARL RDA National Training Workshop is required for participants interested in attending this training-workshop.  Seating is limited.   Deadline of online pre-registration:  28 AUGUST 2012; 12:00MN.  Download the pre-registration form here: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dHlEaUNweDdCVlpCb0RZTlNFTkpXTlE6MQ

Download invitation here.

August 16-17

2-day National Conference on "Library Management in the Philippine Setting: Principles & Best Practices" 
Sponsor: Naga College Foundation Learning Resource Center
Venue:  Villa Caceres Hotel, Naga City Camarines Sur

Invited speakers:  Prof. Thelma Kim, Fe Angela M. Verzosa, and Hon. Corazon M. Nera
Registration Fee is P2,500.00, inclusive of meals (lunch & snacks), certificate, conference kits with Free half-day City Tour on the 2nd day of the conference
For details, check their website: http://www.wix.com/ncflibquery/ncf-lrc
Download invitation, program, CHED/DepEd Memos here: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.365401950163659.73009.100000815708148&type=3

August 15-17
Seminar on "Linking Research to Practice: Evidence Based Information Practice"
Sponsor:  Philippine Normal University Library and Information Science Alumni Association (PNULISAA), Inc.,
Venue: 
La Carmela de Boracay Resort Hotel, Boracay Island, Malay, Aklan.
Seminar fee: PhP 6,000 to cover registration fee, accommodation for 2 nights (August 15-16) and 3 days (August 15-17), meals, seminar kit and certificate of attendance/participation
Contact:  Ms. Janice D.C. Peñaflor – Email: janice.penaflor@dlsu.edu.ph; Tel. no. : 524-4611 loc. 245; Mobile no. 0949-901-6457
Download invitation and program in the List of Attachments below this page.

August 14-15

6th DACUN Phil-BIST Conference and Fair on the theme: "Innovative Strategies of Library and Information Professionals Amidst Challenges and Opportunities in the Networked Environment"
Sponsor: DACUN Library Committee
Venue: E-Lib Section, Holy Cross of Davao College, Sta. Ana Avenue, Davao City

Registration fee:  Php 1,800 and 900 for students
Download invitation in jpg format in the List of Attachments below this page.

August 13-15
Conference on “Revisiting Libraries’ Collection: Challenges and Opportunities”

Sponsor:  Philippine Librarians Association Inc. - Southern Tagalog Region Librarians Council (PLAI-STRLC)
Venue: Tagaytay International Convention Center, Aguinaldo Highway, Tagaytay City.
Registration fee: Live-in: PhP 4,800.00
; Live-out: PhP 4,100.00. Accompanying person: PhP3,800.00
Contact:
  Rene B, Manlangit/ San Pablo Colleges; tel.: (049) 561-1586; e-mail: rbmanlangit@yahoo.com; Rosario A. Villamater / Manuel S. Enverga University Foundation Library tel. :(042) 373-7542; e-mail villamaterrose@yahoo.com

August 3

Seminar on Reference and Information Services entitled " The Library Personnel in Servicing Today's Users"
Sponsor:  Ateneo de Naga University
Venue: Multipurpose Room James J. O'Brien S.J. Library.

Resource speaker: Karryl Kim Sagun
Registration fee:  P500

 August 2-3

Balanced Scorecard Seminar: Best Practices in Philippine Special Libraries (2nd National Congress of Special Libraries of the Philippines)
Sponsor: Association of Special Libraries of the Philippines
Limited to 70 participants only. Early registration/payment is advised.
Fees: Active Member: P 2, 000,  Non-member: 2, 500

Download invitation, program, CHED Memo, etc. here.

August 2
Lecture Series  on the Leading Pioneers in  Philippine  Librarianship
Sponsor:  Philippine  Foundation for library  Scholarship, Inc. (PFLSI)  
Venue: 8:00 to 12 noon at the Jose Rizal University Auditorium ,Shaw Blvd,  Mandaluyong City
The two prominent pioneers that will be presented will be Dr. Epifanio delos Santos and Dr. Quintin Eala. . The forum aims to provide an understanding  on the roles played by the library pioneers  in thedevelopment of Philippine Librarianship and to appreciate and emulate the contributions of the library pioneers in the enhancement of Philippine Librarianship.
Registration fee: P100.00 for students of the Library and Information Science and P200.00 for librarians
Contact Prof. Candida C Agcaoili, tel. no. 7245029 or Ms. Lilia Lardizabal, JRU Library, tel. no. 5318031 loc.15


August 1-3
Seminar-workshop on Managing and Preservation of Library Resources:  Current and Future Developments
Sponsor: PLAI-Davao Region Librarians Council
Venue: Grand Meng Seng Hotel, Davao City
Registration Fee: 3,200

July 12
Forum on  “Issues and Trends in Collection Development and Management for Libraries and Information Centers”
Sponsor:  Philippine Librarians’ Association, Inc.–National Capital Region (PLAI-NCR) Librarians’ Council
Venue: 5th Floor, Building B of SM Mega Mall, Mandaluyong City from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m
Registration Fee:  PHP200.00, non-PLAI member PHP 250.00, undergraduate students PHP 100.00
Download invitation below.
 
July 11
Sponsor: Philippine Association of Academic and Research Librarians, Inc., in cooperation with Academic Booksellers Association of the Philippines (ABAP
Venue: 1:00 pm at the Function Room of the 16th Philippine Academic Book Fair, Megatrade Hall 3, 5th Level, Mega B SM Megamall, EDSA, Mandaluyong City.
Registration will start at 12 noon with a registration fee of Php300 for members, Php350 for non-members and Php200 for students. 

July 10-14
16th Philippine Academic Book Fair
Sponsor:  Academic Booksellers Association of the Philippines (ABAP) 
Venue:  Megatrade Hall 1, SM Mega Mall, Mandaluyong City.

June 29
One day Regional Conference on Library Administration

Sponsor: PLAI-Central Luzon Region Librarians Council in cooperation with Department of Science and Technology Region III 
Venue: DOST Region 3 Conference Room, Diosdado Macapagal Center, Maimpis City of San Fernando Pampanga

Registration fee of P1,000.00 for active members and P1,200.00 for non-members

Contact: Alicia C. Esguerra (Email: kaces08@gmail.com Cell No.: 09156996182 Tel.: (044) 796-1417)

June 26-27
2-day seminar workshop on the theme "Green Librarianship: Response to Global Warming"
Sponsors: Philippine Librarians Association Inc. - CAR Regional Council, Baguio-Benguet Librarians Association and Benguet State University Library
Venue:  Benguet State University Library, La Trinidad, Benguet.
For details, please contact:  Prof. Thelma S. Kim  .

May 28-31
2012 CONSAL XV General Conference on the theme "National Heritage: Preservation and Dissemination"
Venue: Discovery Kartika Plaza Hotel, Kuta – Bali, Indonesia
CONSAL General Conference Package is US$1,312.00 inclusive of the following: Registration Fee, Round trip economy class ticket via Singapore Airlines, Hotel accommodation for 5 days / 4 nights based on twin sharing, Round trip airport-hotel-airport transfers, Daily Buffet Breakfast, Airline tax, Conference Proceedings, Conference Bag, Conference Sessions, Lunches and Cultural/Farewell Dinner, Certificate of Participation/Attendance and Half-day City Tour.
Exclusions: Php 1,620.00 Philippine Travel Tax
750.00 Terminal Fee
Php 2,370.00
Payment in cash or in check should be payable to Philippine Librarians Association, Inc. (PLAI), CA No. 201-515864-3, PNB, T.M. Kalaw Branch, Ermita, Manila. A copy of Bank transfer should be fax to 5259401 or 9292180 or send to PLAI Headquarters, 3F Room 301, The National Library of the Philippines., T M Kalaw St., Ermita, Manila. Interested participants should deposit US$100 and full payment is on or before April 27, 2012.
For further details/inquiries/reservation, please get in touch with the following:
Thelma S. Kim, President, Email: kim.thelma@yahoo.com, Cel # 09156170354
Marilou L. Pasion, Secretary, Email: malousyat@yahoo.com, Cel# 09272396232
Victoria R. Santos,Executive Vice-President, Cel # 09175011042, Email: nddulib@nddu.edu.ph
Maxie Doreen Cabarron, VP Visayas, coyconmac@yahoo.com,
TelNo.: 032-2531000 loc. 126, Cel # 09204183044
Sonia S. Isip, VP Luzon, Email: browneyes007_ph@yahoo.com, Cel # 09205841991
Leticia A. Cansancio, VP Mindanao: Cel # 09192861068, Email: lettycansancio@yahoo.com
Antonio M. Santos,Director, National Library of the Philippines  Tel. No. 5234054, Cel # 09178718192
Lilia F. Echiverri, Ex-Officio, Email: lily_echiverri@gmail.com Cel # 09282120973


May 25
One-day Forum on the Role of Libraries in the Philippine Education System
Sponsor:
Cagayan, Kalinga and Apayao (CaAKAp) Libararians' Association 
Venue: University of Saint Louis, Tuguegarao City.

Resource Speakers : Dr. Evelyn Pascua, CESO III, CHED Director, R02 and the DepEd Director of Region 2

Click on this link for CHED endorsement: http://libraries.uslt.edu.ph/images/stories/downloads/CHED%20MEMO%20Forum.jpg


May 25
1-day Round-table Discussion on "Library Planning & Budgeting" 
Sponsor:
Naga College Foundation Learning Resource Center
Venue: LRC-Graduate School, Naga College Foundation, Naga City
Registration fee is P500.00


May 23-25
Seminar on "Evolving Practices in Professional Development and Knowledge Sharing in the Digital Age" and 40th General Assembly
Sponsor:  Agricultural Librarians Association of the Philippines (ALAP)
Venue:  Casa San Pablo, San Pablo City, Laguna

May 22-23
Seminar-workshop on Archives and Records Management for Open Government
Sponsors: Commission of Human Rights (CHR) in partnership with the International Council of Museums-Philippines (ICOM-Philippines), De La Salle University-Manila University Library, and the Philippine Association of Museums (PAMI) 
Venue: Commission on Human Rights, UP Diliman, Quezon City
For details, contact Ana B. Fresnido or Christine M. Abrigo of DLSU University Library
Download the invitation and program from the list of attachments below this page.

May 18
Half-day forum on the theme: "The Kto12 Curriculum and the School Library"
Sponsor: Philippine Association of School Librarians, Inc. (PASLI)
Venue/Time: 7:00am to 12:00pm at Miriam College High School in Katipunan Road, Loyola Heights, Quezon City
Registration fee of Php500.00  (Reservation is required to join the forum. Only the first 100 reservations will be accommodated)
To reserve slot and download invite/program, check: http://bit.ly/AqRWbe
For more info, visit the PASLI website: http://paslinews.wordpress.com

May 17
Forum on the theme “Beyond Borders: Unlocking the Future of Libraries”
Sponsor: University of Santo Tomas Library Science Alumni Association (USTLSAA) in cooperation with the College Library and Instructional Media Center of San Beda College Mendiola, Manila
Venue/time:
8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon at San Beda College Multimedia Room
Registration fee: P 300.00 for librarians and P100.00 for students
Contact:

Sonia Gementiza          Cynthia Cordova                  Editha P. Agena
DLSU-Cavite                DLSU- Manila                       National University
844-78-32                     524-46-11 loc. 566                749-59-93         

May 16-18
Seminar on Regional Literature: Resources, Preservation, and Dissemination through Collaboration
Sponsor:  PLAI IRLC
Monte del Rosario Springs, Benteng, Rosario, La Union
Registration is 4,000 live in and 3,500 live out. Invitation and program will be posted soon.
Contact:  Sonia S. Isip (Mobile No.: 092058411991), Ligaya Caranay  (Ligs99@yahoo.com, Mobile No.: 09162520327), and Marilou Andres (mnandres@yahoo.com, Mobile No.: 09474643620)

May 4
Seminar on “Trends in Library Users Services”
Sponsor:  Librarians Association of Batangas (LAB)  
Time/Venue:  8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.,  University of Batangas, Learning Resource Center, Hilltop, Batangas City.
Resource speaker:  Ms. Elvira Lapuz
Registration fee: Php500.00 
For reservation and inquiry: (Note:  download the invitation letter from the List of Attachments below this page)
            Mrs. Levita P. Villena
            Batangas City   Public Library and Information Center
            (043) 300-2335 or email levitap@yahoo.com
             Mr. Frank A. Miranda
            University of Batangas, Batangas City
            (043) 723 1446 loc.703; 09289469922
 
May 2-4
Seminar on Popularizing the Laws 2012
Sponsor:  Philippine Group of Law Librarians
Seminar Fee:  P6000 for live-in; P5800 for live-out
Contact:  Milagros Santos-Ong, Conference Chair
Download invitation from the List of Attachments below this page

April 26-27
Regional Conference on School Librarianship on "Directions for the Future of School Libraries"
Sponsors:  Philippine Association of School Librarians, Inc. (PASLI) in cooperation with Ateneo de Manila University-Rizal Library, Ateneo High School Educational Media Center, Private Secondary School Administrators Association of the Philippines (PRISSAAP) and the International Association of School Librarianship (IASL)
Venue:  Bacolod Pavillion Hotel, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental
Download Invitation letter and other event details from this link: http://paslinews.wordpress.com/programs/regional-conference-on-school-librarianship-directions-for-the-the-future-of-school-librarianship/

April 25-27
Seminar Workshop on Project and Event Management for Information Professionals
Sponsor: PNULISAA
Venue:  Carlito's Inn, Baler, Aurora
Registration fee:  Php 4,700 to cover seminar fee and accommodation
This seminar-workshop aims to: (1) explain and discuss the concepts of project and event management; (2) teach participants how to build a project and event plan and fine tune details; (3) present practical tips in the successful management of projects and events; and (4) share best practices in project and event management.

Contact: Ana B. Fresnido email: ana.fresnido@dlsu.edu.ph
, Tel. no.: 524-8835, Mobile no. 09187172959; Janice Penaflor email: janeyce4u@yahoo.com or janice.penaflor@dlsu.edu.ph, Tel. no. : 524-4611 loc. 265; Mobile no. 09239536711
Download invitation and program from the List of Attachments below.

April 27
Forum on Accreditation Updates on Library Requirements and General Assembly
Sponsor:
Association of Librarians in Laguna Province (ALLPI) in collaboration with Colegio de San Juan de Letran - Calamba Library
Venue: 
University of Perpetual Help System Laguna (UPHSL), Brgy. Sto. Niño Biñan, Laguna
Forum fee:  
A forum fee of P500.00 will cover the certificates and snacks.
Contact:
Mrs. Elizabeth D. Malabanan (bdmtravels@yahoo.com), Mrs. Justina P. Garcia (jhass2021@yahoo.com)

April 18-20
Conference on Reinventing Library Management in the 21st Century
Sponsor: PLAI-Bicol Region Librarians Council
Venue: Audiovisual Room Divine Word College of Legazpi, Legazpi City
Registration Fee: P2,500.00: P1,000.00 - for Students of BLIS.
Contact: Paulina Baile-Breboneria - College Librarian, Divine Word College of Legazpi, cp# 09175825960  and Stephanie Granatin - College Librarian Bicol University Tabaco Campus Library, cp# 09088953179
Download invitation from the List of Attachments below, or go to their website (also available CHED and DepEd memos)

April 18-20
                                         
PAARL Summer Conference on “Planning, Developing and Managing Digitization Projects and Research Projects for Libraries and Information Centers"
Venue: Coron, Palawan
@ Daven's Palace Hotel (http://www.gopalawan.travel/Davens_Palace_Hotel) Tapyas Road, Brgy. Poblacion, with side trip to Twin Lagoon and Maquinit Hot Spring.
Seminar fee is Php 5,500. .  Details on invitation and program here.
Note:  Download the invitation here or from the Attachments below.

April 18-20

Seminar on Effective Library Management and Workplace Productivity through Stress Management, Wellness and Good Nutrition
Sponsor: Association of Special Libraries of the Philippines
Venue: Skylight Hotel, 210-A Rizal Avenue, Puerto Princesa City, Palawan 5300
Registration fees:
Php 5,000 for 2-day seminar:  includes accommodation for 2 nights (room-sharing), full board meals (breakfast, am and pm snacks, lunch and dinner), hotel pick-up from the airport if flight details are sent in advance.
Php 7,200 for 3-day seminar: includes accommodation for 3 nights (room-sharing), full board meals (breakfast, am and pm snacks, lunch and dinner), hotel pick-up from the airport if flight details are sent in advance, Underground River tour package good for 1 whole day
For details, go to:
http://aslpwiki.wikispaces.com/Effective+Library+Management+and+Workplace+Productivity+through+Stress+Management,+Wellness+and+Good+Nutrition

April 17
Seminar-workshop on  “Research Tools 2.0: Opportunities & Challenges in Library and Information Services”
Sponsor:  Network of CALABARZON Educational Institution (NOCEI)   
Venue: M301 St. Martin de Porres Bldg., Colegio de San Juan de Letran Calamba, Calamba City, Laguna
Registration Fee: PhP750.00
Contact: Elsa V. Guarino, LPU-Batangas, +639165379119 / elfran18@yahoo.com; Elizabeth D. Malabanan, UPHS-Laguna, +639175451958 / bdmtravels@yahoo.com; Mrs. Lilian C. Rabino, DLS-Lipa, +639084719564 / lilianrabino@yahoo.com; and Mr. Marcial R. Batiancila, SSC-RdC, +639053429727 / mbatiancila@gmail.com
April 12-13                                                                                                                                                                                  Seminar on Creating Quality LibraryServices                                                                                                                                       Sponsor:  PLAI-NMRLC Region X
Venue: Budget Tel, Cagayan de Oro City.
April 10-14
6th ForATL (Forum of Asian Theological Librarians) Workshop and Consultation with Philippine Theological Librarians Association (PTLA)
on the theme Asian Theological Librarians: Moving Forward Towards Global Partnership and Collaboration
Sponsor:
Philippine Theological Librarians Association (PTLA)
Venue:  Silliman University, Dumaguete City
 Download invitation letter and program in the List of Attachments at the bottom of this page.

March 27-30
"
Learning for the Future: An Open Space Technology Conference" with Harrison Owen

Sponsor:
SEAMEO INNOTECH
Venue:  SEAMEO INNOTECH, Commonwealth Avenue, Diliman, Quezon City from 8:00am until 6:00pm
Contact:
The Conference Secretariat
Email: mitch@seameo-innotech.org
Tel. nos.: +632.924-7681 to 84 ext. 187;  Fax nos.: +632.929.0212


March 14
33rd Gabriel A. Bernardo Memorial Lecture Series 
Sponsor: UP School of Library and Information Studies
Venue/Time: 8:30 am at the Bocobo Hall Penthouse, UP Law Center, Diliman, Quezon City
For more information, please call UP SLIS - 981-8500 loc 2869 to 2871 or email kate110277@gmail.com or ilis@up.edu.ph


March 10
Seminar on “Strategic Planning and Management for School Libraries in the 21st Century”
Sponsor: MUNPARLAS Library Association
Venue/Time:  8:00 AM to 4:00 PM at Olivarez College, Sucat, Paranaque City
Seminar fee: P600.00
Contact:  Ms. Marivic Selencio, San Beda College Alabang at 02- 8091793 local 229 or to Mr. Mel Alipo-on, Olivarez College at 02- 829-07-04 local 115.
Download this invitation from the List of Attachments below.

March 9
Forum on “Current Trends on Bibliography–Making
Sponsor: Ortigas Center Library Consortium (OCLC) Inc. in cooperation with Jose Rizal University
Venue/Time: 1-5 p.m.at Jose Rizal University Auditorium, Mandaluyong City.
Resource speaker : Dr. Juan C. Buenrostro - Chief Librarian (Baliuag University) and Lecturer (University of the East)
Registration fee:
Non-members will be charged P200, members P150, and college students P 100.00.
Contact:
Ms. Lesil Lorete M. Tindoc   at telephone no. 534-8267 loc.129
Download this invitation from the List of Attachments below.

March 7-9

“ALAM 2012: Organization of Information Resources and Converging Practices in Libraries, Archives and Museums”
1st ALAM (Advancements in Libraries, Archives and Museums) Seminar
Sponsor: 
University of the Philippines Library Science Alumni Association (UPLSAA), in partnership with the University of the Philippines School of Library and Information Studies (UP SLIS)
Venue:  Pearlmont Inn, Limketkai Drive, Cagayan De Oro City
Registration
fee: P5,000.00 for live-in participants.  Live-out participants shall be charged P4,500.00. For those who will register before January 27, 2012 will have an early-bird discount and shall be charged of P4,500.00 for live-in participants and P4,000.00 for live-out participants.
Download this invitation, registration form and program of activities here:
http://www.uplsaa.net/.
Topics to be presented:
 - An Overview of Resource Description and Access (RDA)
 -  Trends on Organizing Filipiniana Materials
 -  Open Source Solutions for Libraries
 -  Records Management Made Easy
 -  Establishing an Archives Program
 -  Organization of Records Using Description Standards
 -  Basic Organization of Museum Objects
 -  Acquiring Grants and Developing Projects for Libraries, Archives and Museums
 -  Application of Collaboration 2.0 in Libraries, Archives and Museums
 -  Legal Issues Surrounding Information and Cultural Heritage Collections
Contact: For e-mail reservation,                                          
Rafael Joseph C. del Mundo                  
Manila Observatory                                                  
Mobile No. : 09179541658, 09339760655                              
Email: alam2012@uplsaa.net                           
 
For fax reservation:
Attn: Marjorie C. Dacillo
DTI-Bureau of Export Trade Promotion
Mobile No.: 09175066275
Fax No.    :  (02) 890-4721

March 2
PAARL Forum on “RDA (Resource Description and Access) : A Guide to the Basics"
Sponsor: Philippine Association of Academic and Research Librarians, Inc. in cooperation with University of Santo Tomas
Venue/time: 1:00 pm at the Conference Hall of the Miguel de Benavides Library of UST, España, Manila, Philippines
Registration fee:
Php300 for members, Php350 for non-members and Php200 for students
Download the invitation letter from the List of Attachments below this page.

February 29 - March 2
24th MAHLAP Congress on the theme: “Rethinking Services and Spaces: Rebranding Libraries for the 21st Century”
Sponsors:
Medical and Health Librarians Association of the Philippines (MAHLAP) in cooperation with West Visayas State University Medical Library
Venue:  Iloilo City.

Registration Fee: P5,000 - Live in (Normal Rates). Non MAHLAP Member; P4,500 - Live in. MAHLAP Member/Early Bird
View Event details at this link: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?hl=en_US&formkey=dDJlR0ctd19Ub1dQZTgyVzV0WHNhaWc6MA#gid=0

February 24
One-day seminar entitled “Marketing and Promotion vis-à-vis Public Relation: Innovative Perspectives for Academic Libraries”

Sponsor:  Library Department of Holy Angel University
Resource speaker: Mrs. Teresita DJ. Magbag
Venue:  8:00 am to 5:00 pm at the Casa Nena, STL Building, Holy Angel University, Angeles City

Registration fee is one thousand pesos (P1,000.00)


February 22
Forum onFor the Love of Filipiniana Literature: A Book Talk
Sponsor: BookTalk Society of the Philippines (BTSP) 
Venue/Time: Wednesday from 8:00a.m.-12:00 noon at the National Library of the Philippines Auditorium, T.M. Kalaw St., Ermita, Manila

February 20
Conference on LibSpeak2012: Renew. Resonate. Realize
Sponsor: UP Future Library and Information Professionals of the Philippines (UP FLIPP)
Venue: UP Law Center Penthouse, University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City
Registration fee: Free
For details, go to the website: http://www.libspeak.upflipp.org/

February 17

National Conference on Library Education and Practice 2011
on “Libraries and Librarianship by Design”
Sponsor:  PATLS
Time/Venue:  Ortigas Foundation Library, 2nd flr. Ortigas Bldg., Ortigas Avenue, Pasig City.
Registration Fee:  P600.00 for non-PATLS members; P500 for members; P300 for Graduate Students; and P200 for Undergrads
Download Invitation letter here: https://docs.google.com/open?id=0B5oT8EYZirxtZTE1MDJhZTctMWUzMi00ZmNiLWFlYjktNzk3MzFkNzIwMGM4


February 14-16
Three-Day Conference on Library 2.0 Environment: Challenges and Opportunities
Sponsor:  PLAI Cagayan Valley Librarians Council
Venue:  Bayombong, Nueva Vizcaya 
Seminar fee: P3500 inclusive of accommodation for 2 nights, meals (snacks and lunches) seminar kit, and certificate.
Contact the following: Mr. Dave Cabonero at bluegemini7777@yahoo.com or Ms. Dolores Ricardo at 09198284245 or Mrs. Fely Baliton at 09275231717 or email
at balitonfely@yahoo.com.


February 10
Lecture-Forum on “Ethical Considerations in Library Collection Development and Management" and General Assembly
Sponsor:  Philippine Librarians Association-National Capital Region (PLAI-NCR) Librarians Council
Venue/Time: Friday, 1:00-5:00 p.m. at the Epifanio de los Santos Auditoirum, 6/F The National Library of the Philippines, T. M. Kalaw St., Ermita, Manila
Free registration for paid members of PLAI-NCR for 2011, PhP200.00 for Non-PLAI-NCR members, Php 250.00 for non-members and Php 100.00 for students.
Contact: PLAI office at nos, 5259401, Elvie Lapuz at 9818500 local 2865 / +639178553228 or any of the Association’s officers/directors.

Download Invitation letter here to the Oath-taking of new Librarians at the List of Attachments below.


February 10
Lecture on "Glimpses of Old Manila" by John Silva 
Sponsor: Ortigas Foundation Library
Venue/Time:  2.00pm at the Pardo de Tavera Room, Level 3 Rizal Library Special Collections Building, Ateneo de Manila University
The talk is in line with Postcards from Our Past, an exhibit of postcards of old Manila.
 
27 January
PAARL's
Annual General Assembly
Sponsor:  Philippine Association of Academic/Research Librarians Inc.
Time/Venue: Friday, 10:00 a.m-2:00 p.m. at the De La Salle University-Dasmariñas, Cavite
The Induction of the new Executive Board for 2012 and the Awarding Ceremonies will proceed immediately after the General Assembly. Registration fee will not be charged but members are enjoined to renew/update their membership: Php200.00, individual and, Php500.00, institutional. Registration will start at 8:00 a.m.
Download the invitation/notice here: 
http://www.slideshare.net/ramospnulisaa/notice-of-39th-annual-general-assembly-of-paarl-inc
Note:
There will be free transportation for Manila attendees from The National Library @ 7:30 a.m. (January 27, 2011) to DLSU-Dasma. Bus leaves @ 8:00 a.m.

27 January
Seminar-workshop on the theme “Developing and Teaching Information Literacy in School Library Media Centers”
Sponsor:  Philippine Association of School Librarians, Inc. (PASLI) 
Venue:  C&E Publishing in South Triangle, Q.C.

Registration fee:  Php700.00
To register, visit: http://paslinews.wordpress.com/programs/development-teaching-of-information-literacy-in-school-library-media-centers/

27 January
Forum on “Information Literacy in a Post-Literate Society” and General Assembly
Sponsor:
PLAI-Central Luzon Region Librarians Council
Venue:  Library Audio Visual Room, St. Mary’s Academy, Guagua, Pampanga
Resource speaker: Ms. Elvira B. Lapuz

Registration fee is free to all paid members of the PLAI-CeLRLC; Php 100.00
for non-members
For inquiries and assistance, you may contact:
Ms. Alicia C. Esguerra, Bulacan State University (Email: kaces08@gmail.com; Cell No.: 09156996182; Tel.: (044) 796-1417

January 20
Forum on  “Infusion of Total Quality Management in Libraries”
Sponsor: Mendiola Consortium
Time/Venue: 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. to be held at Veritas et Caritas Hall, College of the Holy Spirit, Mendiola, Manila
Registration fee: P200.00

The forum aims to:
1. Adopt the quality management requirements for university libraries
2. Instill uniformity in the structure of quality management systems or uniformity of documentation
3. Enhance customer satisfaction by meeting customer requirements.

Contact Persons:
Dr. Teresita Hernandez-Calma (CEU) 735-9406 tghernandez@ceu.edu.ph
Rosette E. Nuera (CHSM) 735-6021 loc 210 rosette611@yahoo.com
Claire Flores-Pascua (LCCM) 736-02-35 clairegflores@yahoo.com
Lourdes D. Roman (SBC) 735-60-11 loc 6135 lourdesr62@yahoo.com
Makk O. Junio (SJCS) 735-6393 makkj97@gmail.com

Victoria P. Baleva (CEU) 735-9406 victoriabaleva@yahoo.com


January 16
LIS Congress 2012 on "Back to Basics"
Sponsor: UP Library and Information Science Students’ Association (UP LISSA)
Venue: UP Film Institute, UP Diliman, Quezon City, 8:30am-5:00pm
Objectives:
1. To provide a venue for the further academic growth of LIS students.
2. To foster the scholastic, professional, and socio-cultural development of LIS students, educators, and library professionals.
3. To provide a venue for LIS students, educators and professionals to network. 4. To introduce the profession and its respective fields of specialization to aspiring LIS students.
Contact: Louise Kaye Mendoza +639274723279 and Ivy Veronica Yleaña +639261346337, secretariat@liscongress.com
Download (see Attachments at the bottom of this page): Event Details and Programme

2011 June to December

posted Apr 30, 2011, 12:29 AM by Fe Angela Verzosa   [ updated Nov 24, 2011, 7:15 PM ]

 
NOTE:  Invitation letters, programs, flyers, CHED/DEPED endorsements, etc. are found in the List of Attachments at the bottom of this page.

December 8-9
2nd National Archives Congress 2011
Sponsor: National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) in partnership with Colegio San Agustin-Bacolod (CSA-B)

Venue: Bacolod City.
Registration fee:  Php 1,500.00 
Contact: Fr. Noel P. Cogasa, OSA, Project Coordinator, e-mail: fraynoel@yahoo.com, mobile no. 0921-415-1629; Ms. Tess A. Tingson, email: csabsec@yahoo.com, mobile no. 0917-301-6792.
Download the invitation, program of activities, confirmation slip and hotel accommodation list at the List of Attachments below this page.

December 3

PAARL's Biyaheng Region 3: Out & Reach 2011 w/ Mt. Pinatubo Crater Adventure Day Tour
In cooperation with the Association of Special Libraries of the Philippines, join us for PAARL's Biyaheng Region 3: Out & Reach 2011 with Mt. Pinatubo Crater Adventure Day Tour on December 3, 2011 (Saturday)
Mt. Pinatubo Crater Day Tour for only Php 1,800.00.
Text @ 09187318010 (Ramos) or 639282789741 (Ingles) for details and payments.


December 1

One-day seminar on Risk and Disaster Management for Cultural Institutions
Sponsor:  Ortigas Foundation Library and Lopez Memorial Museum
Registration fee: Php1500.00

Venue: Ortigas Foundation Library, 2nd floor of Ortigas Building, Ortigas corner Meralco Avenues, Pasig City
Speakers:
Lectures and exercises to be given by Ma. Victoria Herrera and Peter Natividad of the Mind Museum and the Lopez Memorial Museum respectively
Contact:  631- 2417  and 631- 1231 locals 222 and 228 or email
admin@lopez-museum.org  or ortigasfoundation@ortigas.com.ph.


November 25
Forum on “Open Access to Philippine Legal Materials”              
Sponsor: PGLL with the cooperation of the BSP Economic and Financial Learning Center 
Venue:  EFLC Multi Media Room, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, A. Mabini St., cor Ocampo St., Malate Manila:  1:00-4:00 p.m.
Registration fee: Free for active PGLL members. Fee for non-members is P200.00 and P75.00 for students.
 
November 25
NBW Forum on Library Personnel Productivity & Leadership 2011 with PAARLNet
Sponsor: PAARL
Venue: 8am to 12noon @ the Epifanio de los Santos Auditorium of the National Library of the Philippines, T.M. Kalaw St., Manila
The forum is free to all 2011 members of PAARL, Inc.  There is a registration fee of P350 for non-members and P200 for students to cover the snacks and certificates. Renewal and application of membership for 2011 are also encouraged.
 
We are also inviting representatives from our more than 100 institutional members to attend and be active players for an intense discussion about update & upgrade of PAARLNet.  Also, each registered member shall receive a CD PAARL Directory. For more details, go to: https://sites.google.com/site/paarlonlineorg/calendar-of-events/nbwforumonlibrarypersonnelproductivityleadership2011withpaarlnet
 
Download the invitation at the List of Attachments below this page.

November 24
Forum: User Centered Approach and Collection Centered Approach: Tools in Assessing Library Collections
Time/Venue: 8:00 a.m.-12:00 noon at M-302, St. Martin de Porres Bldg., Colegio de San Juan de Letran Calamba
Fee: Php 300.00 pesos.
Contact : Ms. Evelyn P. Nabus cp # 09214829806 or email library@letran-calamba.edu.ph

November 16-18
PLAI Congress 2011 on the theme:  “National Conference on Libraries for Progress”
Sponsor: PLAI in partnership with the National Commission for Culture and Arts-National Committee on Library and Information Services (NCCA-NCLIS)
Venue: Hotel Elizabeth located at #1 J. Felipe Street corner Gibraltar Street, Baguio City East, Baguio City
Conference registration fee: P4,500.00 inclusive of lunches, snacks, kits, certificates and fellowship dinner   
For details/inquiries, please contact:
                    PLAI National Board:                     
                    Thelma Kim, President                                 Marilou Pasion, Secretary
                    Email: kim.thelma@yahoo.com                         Email: malousyat@yahoo.com
                    Cel # 09156170354                                         Cel #
                    Victoria Santos                                            Maxie Doreen Cabarron, VP Visayas
                    Email: nddulib@nddu.edu.ph                            Email: coyconmac@yahoo.com
                    Cel # 083552435122232                                 Cel # 09204183044
                    Sonia Isip, VP Luzon                                       Leticia Cansancio, VP Mindanao: 
                    Email:  browneyes007_ph@yahoo.com             Email: lettycansancio@yahoo.co
                    Cel # 09205841991                                        Cel # 09192861068
Visit the conference website http://plaicongress2011.weebly.com for downloadable materials and updates.
Payment in cash or in check should be payable to Philippine Librarians Association, Inc. (PLAI), PLAI Headquarters, 3F Room 301, The National Library Bldg., T M Kalaw St., Ermita, Manila – TelFax: 5259401.
Download CHED Memo in the Attachments list below this page.
 
November 14
2nd National Seminar with Workshop on Developing a Culture of Book Talk: Awareness, Consciousness, and Involvement
Sponsor: Book Talk Society of the Philippines in cooperation with the National Library of the Philippines
Venue:  8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the National Library of the Philippines Auditorium, T.M. Kalaw St., Ermita, Manila
Resource speakers: Atty Andrea Pasion-Flores, Atty Alex Lacson, and Dr. Luis P. Gatmaitan 
Registration Fee: P2,000.00 for teachers/librarians and P500.00 for undergraduate students
Contact: Fe E. Abelardo, VP-Conference Chair
 
November 3-4
Training on Archives and Records Management
Sponsor: Ateneo de Manila University Rizal Library 
Venue: 8 am to 5 pm at the Rizal Library Special Collections Building, Loyola Heights, Quezon City
Registration fee: PhP 2,000, which will cover the kit, food for two days, as well as other expenses. The program will be
limited to 20 participants only and shall be on a first come, first served basis.
For inquiries and reservations, you may call or email : Karryl Kim A. Sagun (ksagun@ateneo.edu, 4266001 loc. 5581/5552)
or Ms. Waldette Cueto (wcueto@ateneo.edu, 4266001 loc. 5567)

 
November
Call for Papers:  (SUPPORT STAFF)/PAARLNET
Sponsor: PAARL, Inc, "Fully Engaged,  Member-driven Association"
Venue: The National Library of the  Philipines, T.M. Kalaw St., Manila
 
October 21
Seminar- workshop on “Digital Video Editing”
Sponsor:  Mendiola Consortium Committee on Multimedia
Venue: 8:00 in the morning to 5:00 in the afternoon at the La Consolacion College Manila
Registration fee: FIVE HUNDRED PESOS (Php500.00) per participant to cover two health snacks, lunch, and seminar kit with handouts
Contact:
Ms. Elisa Galang, (SBC)                      - 735-60-11  loc 2127 
Mrs. Rosette E. Nuera, (CHS)             - 735-6021 loc 210     
Engineer Philip Santos, (LCCM)          - 736-02-35                            
Ms. Grace N. Villanueva  (CEU)         - 735-9442, 7356861 loc 239 
     
October 21
Seminar workshop on "Organizing Library Materials through Basic Cataloging"
Sponsor:  Librarians Association of Batangas
Venue:  Main Library, University of Batangas , Hilltop, Batangas City
Registration Fee: Php 300
Resource speaker:  Dr. Juan Buenrostro, Chief Librarian of Baliuag University
Contact: Mrs. Levita P. Villena, Batangas City   Public Library and Information Center
(043) 300-2335 or email levitap@yahoo.com.
 
Mr. Frank A. Miranda, University of Batangas , Batangas City
(043) 723 1446 loc. 703; 09175120805; 09228882871
 
October 19-22 
Exciting Hong Kong: Benchmarking Tour of Hong Kong Libraries
Sponsor:  PAARL, Inc, "Fully Engaged, Member-driven Association"
Venue: Hong  Kong
Cost per participant: PHP 20,300 only.  Add PHP 2,172.50 if you want to go to Disneyland or add PHP 3,041.50 for Macau.
Download invitation letter, registration form, and itinerary here: http://www.slideshare.net/ramospnulisaa/exciting-hong-kong
For details, please click here.
 
October 19-21
1st National Congress of Special Libraries of the Philippines (1st NCSLP) on Moving Forward: “Managing Libraries  & Information Centers in a Fast Changing Environment”
Sponsor:  Association of Special Libraries of the Philippines (ASLP)
VENUE: Hotel Supreme Convention Plaza, Baguio City
For more details and updates please visit ASLP at:
http://aslpcongress.jimdo.com/ ; http:// aslpwiki.wikispaces.com or www.facebook.com/ASLP.librarians
 
October 19-21
Seminar-Workshop entitled "Collection Enhancement for the 21st Century: Challenges and Opportunities"
Sponsor:  PLAI-Central Luzon Region Librarians Council 
Venue:  Anne Raquel's Resort, Hillside, New Cabalan, Olongapo City.
Registration fee: P4,500.00 and P4,000 for live-in and live-out participants respectively 

October 14
Forum on "LITERACY CAMPAIGN THROUGH READING"
Sponsor: UNIVERSITY OF THE EAST LIBRARY SCIENCE ALUMNI ASSOCIATION INC. (UELSAAI)
Venue: University of the East, Education Building, C.M Recto, Manila  at 8:00 in the morning
Registration Fee: Php. 300.00
Contact: Ms. Melanie A. Ramirez of the National Library of the Philippines at 09064426032 / or Ms. Jane P. Blas at 09272673509.

October 12-14
National Conference on Libraries & Information Centers: Improvements and Innovations
Sponsor:  Cavite Librarians Association, Inc. (CLASS, Inc)
Venue: El Cielito Hotel, Tagaytay City
Registration fee: Live-in participants: Php 4,200 inclusive of overnight accommodation with breakfast/dinner in addition to meals and snacks, seminar kits, handouts, cultural tour and certificates. Live-out participants: Php 3,800 to include lunches/snacks, seminar kits, handouts, cultural tour and certificates.  Accompanying persons: Php 3,500 to cover the cost of accommodation with meals & snacks & cultural tour.
For inquiries, please contact: Leonila L. Custodio (046) 419-2024/0906-200-3208; Ms. Concepcion P. Villanueva 0921-373-2255 or email concepcion_villanueva2005@yahoo.com; or visit https://spreadsheets.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dHdBNmJtMFFKYXdgUTdkSll0Z19yaEE6MQ for online registration.
Note: Download the letter of invitation, program, and DEPED Memo at the List of Attachments below this page
 
October 5
Lectures Series for 2011:
Jose Mari L. Flores
"Design and Development of a Multimedia Bulletin Board System for the U.P. Diliman School of Library and Information Studies Library"
and
Rochelle S. Silverio
“The Greener, the Better: Sustainable Practices in Libraries”
Sponsor: The UP School of Library and Information Studies
Venue: 9:00-12:00 in the morning, Computer Labs 1 & 2
Lectures are free and open to the public
 
September 16-17
Mid-Year Congress on Collection Security Management vis a vis Librarian’s Responsibility"
Sponsor:  Philippine Librarians Association, Inc. (PLAI) regional chapter (CVRLC 7) for Central Visayas
Venue: Sarroza International Hotel, F. Cabahug St., Mabolo, Cebu City
Registration fee: Ph 2,000.00 (cash only)
Contact:
MRS. CECILIA SAMSON, Mobile No.:09192431919, e-mail ad: ailese097@yahoo.com
MRS. JHOANNE DE LA CRUZ, Mobile no.: 09323882820, e-mail ad: mjtdelacruz@yahoo.com
MRS. LORNA T. YSO, Mobile no. :09186529690, email: lornay_su@yahoo.com
Note: Download the letter of invitation, program, and DEPED Memo at the List of Attachments below this page.
 
September 15
“Web Safety and Security”
Sponsor: ASLP
Resource person:  Mr. Severo Santos
Venue: 10am at Meeting Rooms 5 & 6, SMX Convention Center, SM Mall of Asia, Pasay City
Forum fee:  P200 -- non-ASLP members &  P100 -- active ASLP members & students
        
 
September 15
Forum on “Library 2.0 Geared Towards the Changing Information Landscape"
Sponsor: University of Santo Tomas Library Science Alumni Association (USTLSAA) and the Philippine Foundation for Library Scholarship, Inc. (PFLSI)
Venue: 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. at the Room 3 of SMX Convention Center, Pasay City.
Registration fee: P300.00 for librarians and P100.00 for undergraduate students  
For reservation and inquiry please contact any of the following:  
Sonia Gementiza   Cynthia Cordova       Maria Luisa Moral      Lilia Lardizabal
DLSU-Cavite          DLSU- Manila           826-47-17                   Jose Rizal University
844-78-32               524-46-11 loc. 566                                     531-80-31 loc. 15
Note: Download the letter of invitation at the List of Attachments below this page.
 
September 14
PAARL Forum on Policing Plagiarism & Copyright Updates
Venue:  1pm to 3:30pm on September 14, 2011 at the Meeting Rooms 4-6, SMX Convention Center, SM Mall of Asia, Pasay City.
Registration Fee:  P300.00 for members, P350.00 for non-members and P200.00 for students to cover lunch and certificates
Invited forum speaker shall focus on encouraging the library personnel and information professionals to battle plagiarism ethically. In the course of facing controversies and detection, the lecture shall assist and equip each one with appropriate professional tools in order to cope with observed negative behavioral patterns of both the abusers and the organization’s stance and responses.
Session will provide copyright updates, here and abroad, deriving guidelines from knowing the seriousness of the issue. Participants are expected to acquire monitoring attitudes alerting each one to the importance of assessing, through review of works and reports, either online or non-web-based, own information and copyright literacy.

Note: click to download the invitation:
 
September 8-10
Seminar-workshop on the theme: “Library Tourism and Hospitality: The Innovative   Way of  Endearing Libraries and Harnessing Knowledge for the 21st Century Education”
Sponsor:  SPUP  Knowledge and Information Resource Network (KIRN)  
Venue:  St. Paul University Philippines Tuguegarao City, Cagayan North
Conference fee: Php  4,500.00 will be charged for live-in participants inclusive of  3 days/ 2 nights’  accommodation with meals and snacks, seminar kits, handouts, certificate and miscellaneous expenses for a visit to the tourist spots in Cagayan.
Contact: Dr. Rosalinda Tanguilan, Director, KIRN, Tel. No. 078-844-1863 local 214; CP # 0927-4732880; 0915-2525411
 
September 8-9
Seminar workshop on "Going Back to the Basics to Move Forward in the Field of Librarianship"
Sponsor: University of St. Louis Libraries in cooperation with the School of Information and Computing Sciences and the Students Organization of Library and Information Science (SOLIS)
Venue: Bulwagang Teodulfo, University of Saint Louis, Tuguegarao City
 Registration fee of P1,300.00 inclusive of snacks, lunches, kit and certificates. Hotel accommodation is not included in the registration fee.  Participants can have their reservation through the following: Juliet Villanueva at 09069457277 (jdvillanueva_7030522@yahoo.com) or Daisy Dagdag at 09497040882 or 09269950500 or Venus Ibarra at 09279992928 (venuspibarra@yahoo.com)
 
August 29-30
International Conference on Libraries, Archives and Museum Services on the theme "Integrating Access to Resources in Libraries, Archives and Museums Across Institutional Boundaries and Categories of Information"
Venue:  CSB Hotel, College of St. Benilde, Arellano Avenue corner Estrada St., Malate, Manila 
Registration fee: P3,995

August 22
PAARL's Library Tour of Outstanding Academic Libraries
Schedule:
8:00-9:30am De La Salle University Library, Taft Avenue, Manila
10:00-11:30am UST Miguel de Benavides Library, España, Manila
1:00-2:30pm UP College of Engineering, Diliman, Quezon City
3:30-5:00pm Rizal Library, Ateneo de Manila University, Quezon City
Fee: Php400.00 for members, Php500.00 for non-members
For details, click: PAARL's Library Tour of Outstanding Academic Libraries

August 10-12                                                                                                                                                                               Seminar-Workshop on Collection Assessment and Analysis: Tools and Methodologies                                                             Sponsor:  The Philippine Normal University Library and Information Science Alumni Association(PNULISAA                                     Venue: East Point Hotel by the Sea in Balaring, Boac, Marinduque                                                                                           Registration Fee: Php4,500.00 to cover registration fee, accommodationfor 3 nights and 2 days, meals, seminar kit, certificate of attendance/participation, and a walking city tour

Copies of the 2 volume set of book entitled Family-BasedActions for Children and their Environs in the Slums (FACES) of the MDGswill be given away for free to the first 30 participants who will pre-register.For more information and reservation, interested parties may contact any of the following: Ms.Ana Maria B. Fresnido – Email: ana.fresnido@dlsu.edu.ph;Tel. no.:  524-8835, Cell. no. 09187172959;  Mr.Arturo Morales – Email: morionart@yahoo.com; Cell. no.: 09273105585

August 10-12                                                                                                                                                                                  Seminar-Workshop on Emergency Response and Recovery Team for Records and Heritage Collections                                       Sponsor: Society of Filipino Archivists  Venue:  Dumaguete City                                                                                                      Note: The invitation, registration form and program of activities may be downloaded from http://www.scribd.com/sfa-phils.

 
August 3-5
SEMINAR ON "POPULARIZING THE RECENT LAWS AND JURISPRUDENCE"
Sponsor:  Philippine Group of Law Librarians (PGLL) 
Venue: Grand Menseng Hotel, Davao City.
Contact the following: Milagros Santos-Ong, Tel. No.: 5242706, email:mso1951@yahoo.com; Nora P. Rey, Tel. No.: 9886088, email: norarey2001@yahoo.com; Ma. Lyn L. Madeja, Tel. No.: 8186381, email: enelym2004@yahoo.com
 
July 29
Conference on "Prospects and Plans: a Proactive Perspective in the Library"
Sponsor: MUNPARLAS Library Association 
Venue: 8:00 am to 5.00 pm at the De la Salle Zobel, Ayala Alabang, Muntinlupa City. 
Invited speakers are:  Atty. Antonio M. Santos, Director of National Library of the Philippines and Fr. Paul De Vera, OSB, Chief Librarian, San Beda College.
Registration Fee: Php 750
Contact: Ms. Marivic Selencio, San Beda College, tel. no. 02-8090793 loc. 229 or Mr. Mel Alipo-on, Olivarex College at 02-8290704 loc. 151
Note: Download the letter of invitation at the List of Attachments below this page.
 
July 15
Forum on “Story Writing for Children” 
Sponsor: Children’s Literature Association of the Philippines, Inc. (CLAPI)
Venue: 8am at the National Library of the Philippines Auditorium, T. M. Kalaw, Manila
Fee: P 200
Contact Ms. Melba A. Tablizo at +02 525 0926 and/or Ms. Emelita L. Villanueva of Quezon City Public Library at +02 927 9834 / +02 922 4060.
 
July 13
PAARL Lecture-Forum on "Librarians’ Service and Teaching Portfolios: Creating & Collecting"
Sponsor: PAARL, Inc, "Fully Engaged,  Member-driven Association"
Venue: 10am to 3pm in the Seminar Rooms of Megatrade Hall 3, 5th Level Mega B, SM Megamall, EDSA, Mandaluyong City on the occasion of the 15th Philippine Academic Book Fair.
Note: Download the invitation letter at the List of Attachments below this page, or click here: http://www.slideshare.net/ramospnulisaa/library-service-andteachingportfolios
 
July 12
Forum on “Expectations of the Administration From The Library in Support of Its Institutional Objectives”
Sponsor: Philippine Librarians’ Association, Inc.–National Capital Region (PLAI-NCR) Librarians’ Council in cooperation with the Academic Booksellers Association of the Philippines (ABAP)
Venue: Megatrade Hall 5th Floor, Building B of SM Mega Mall, Mandaluyong City from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. 
Fees: PLAI members PHP200.00, non-PLAI member PHP 250.00, undergraduate students PHP 100.00
Note: Download the invitation letter at the List of Attachments below this page.
 
July 12-16
15th Philippine Academic Book Fair
Megatrade Hall 3, SM Megamall, Mandaluyong City
This event will feature the latest academic books, journals, references, educational video and audio materials, publishing aids, electronic references, computers and other materials for educational institutions. This fair will provide the Filipino people the opportunity to avail of these materials at the most reasonable price with mint copies from participating book companies.
For more information, contact Ms. Ma. Cristina S. Capistrano, Vice President, Primetrade Asia, Inc. at telephone nos.: (02) 896-0661 and (02) 896-0682; or e-mail at bookfair Qprimetradeasia.com and website www.primetradeasia.com
 
July 4-15 
Librarians on the Go: Tour of Local and Foreign Cultural Center Libraries, Museums and Archives in Metro Manila
Sponsor: ASLP
Places to visit:
Day 1
Pambansang Aklatan ng Pilipinas (National Library of the Philippines)
Pambansang Sinupan ng Pilipinas (National Archives of the Philippines)
Instituto Cervantes (Miguel Hernandez Library)
Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (Central Bank of the Philippines - Economic and Financial Learning Center)
Thomas Jefferson Information Center, US Embassy
University of Santo Tomas (Miguel de Benavides Library)

Day 2
Meralco Museum
British Council
Lopez Museum and Library
Filipinas Heritage Library
De La Salle University - Makati Extension Campus
Yuchengco Museum
Goethe-Institut Philippinen
Alliance Francaise de Manille
Ateneo Professional Schools (Rockwell)

Fees: Php 2,000 for 2010/2011 active ASLP members; Php 2,500 for non-members
For more details, check their website: http://aslpwiki.wikispaces.com/ 

June 30 - July 1
Workshop on Machine-Readable Cataloging (MARC21)
Sponsor: Electronic Information Solutions Inc, in partnership with Saint Louis University Library, Baguio City
Venue: 3/F Audio Visual Room, Msgr. Charles Vath Library Building, Saint Louis University, A. Bonifacio St., Baguio City
For more details, please go to:  http://www.eisi.com.ph/marc.html
 
June 10
Annual General Assembly
Sponsor:  Association of Librarians in Laguna Province Inc. (ALLPI)
Venue: 9-12 a.m. at the University of Perpetual Help Grade School Library, Sto Niño, Biñan, Laguna
Assembly Fee: P 150.00
Contact:

      Elizabeth D. Malabanan – 0917-5451958 – bdmtravels@yahoo.com 

        Herminigilda H.Salazar –  0915-7781402 – hhsalazar@yahoo.com  

      

Note:  Download the invitation letter at the Attachments below this page.
 
June 3
39th anniverssary and general assembly with a forum on "Communicating the value of libraries and librarians"
Sponsor: ALAP (Agricultural Librarians Association of the Philippines, Inc.)
Venue:  UPLB Library, 8:00 to 5:00.

2011 January to May

posted Jan 5, 2011, 5:17 AM by Fe Angela Verzosa   [ updated May 4, 2011, 12:02 AM ]

NOTE:  Invitation letters, programs, flyers, CHED/DEPED endorsements, etc. are found in the List of Attachments at the bottom of this page
 
May 25-27
Summer Seminar on "Enhancing Capabilities of Librarians on Library Standards and Accreditations"
Sponsor: Philippine Librarians Association, Inc.-Ilocos Region Librarians Council (PLAI-IRLC)
Venue: Ilocos Norte National High School, Laoag City

Registration fee: P3,000 Live-Out  inclusive of  kit, conference papers, certificate of attendance/participation, meals (3 AM/PM snacks, 3 lunches). For live-in participants, they can have their own reservation at La Eliana Hotel (077) 7714876.
For details and inquiries, get in touch with the following: Sonia S. Isip, 09205841991, browneyes007_
ph@yahoo.com ;  Ligaya N. Caranay, 09162520327; (072) 242-5535/36 loc. 123,  slc_library@yahoo.com; and Marilou Andres, 09183589769; mnandres@yahoo.com.

Download the invitation letter and program at the List of Attachments below this page.

 
May 20
Forum on "Ethics 2.0: Managing Ethics in the Library"
Sponsor: PLAI-CeLRLC
Venue: University of the Assumption, San Fernando, Pampanga. Supreme Court Library
Resource Speaker: Director Ms Milagros Santos- Ong, Supreme Court Library 
 
May 19-20
PAARL’s Academy 2-day Modular Training Program on Bibliotherapy Services through Book Prescription Shops in Libraries & Information Centers 
Modules are: 1. Sound Foundation of Bibliotherapy Services; 2. Librarians and Information Professionals as Bibliotherapists; 3. Bibliotherapy as a Process; and, Quality Reference Service & Public Programs.
Sponsor: Philippine Association of Academic and Research Librarians
Venue: National Bookstore Superbranch, Ayala, Makati
Registration Fee: P1,000.00 for members, P2,000.00 for non-members  

Download the invitation letter and program at the List of Attachments below this page.

 
May 13
“Retooling Cataloging For Easy Board Exam”
SponsorAssociation of Librarians In Laguna Province, Inc. (ALLPI)
Venue8:00 am to 6:00 p.m. at Crown Regency Hotel in Pasay Road, Makati City
Seminar fee: Php 1,500.00
Accommodation: Crown Regency Hotel Php 1,650.00 per pax, good for 2 days one night accommodation with free breakfast (minimum of four fax in a room)

Contacts: Elizabeth D. Malabanan – 0917-5451958 – bdmtravels@yahoo.com  

                 Herminigilda H.Salazar –  0915-7781402 – hhsalazar@yahoo.com   

     Merlita A. Castro   -        0915-6006027 -  merlita22@yahoo.com

     Justina P. Garcia  -          09179305981 –   jhass2021@yahoo.com

Download the invitation letter, program and site map at the list of Attachments below this page.
 
May 10-12
Seminar on Empowering the School Administrators and School Librarians in Rendering Library Services
Sponsor: PASLI/DEPED
Venue: Quirino Hall, Teacher’s Camp, Baguio City
Fees: Php 4,000.00 for live-in participants and Php 3,800.00 for live-out
Contact: Ms. Procerfina Laman – Laong Laan Elem. School [(02)7418065/09273472740], Mr. Marion Jude Gorospe – Miriam College HS
Department, (02)5805401 local 3184/09185679308
 
May 4-6
Seminar-Workshop on Archives: Bringing Past to Present for Good Governance (Series 1 of 3)
Sponsors: De La Salle Philippines (DLSP) Library Committee, South Manila Inter-Institutional Consortium (SMI-IC) Committee of Librarians, CEAP-NCR Tertiary Library Committee, Philippine Association of Museums, Inc. (PAMI)  and the Philippine Normal University Library and Information Science Alumni Association (PNULISAA)
Venue:  CSB Hotel International Conference Center, Arellano Avenue cor. Estrada Street, Malate, Manila
Seminar Fee:  Php 4,000 to cover registration fee, meals, seminar kit, certificates, and archives/museum tour (scheduled on the third day.

This seminar-workshop aims to: (1) Provide an introduction on how to start an archives and introduce the principles, common practices and current developments in archival arrangement and description; (2) Ensure the longevity of the collection and sustainability of Archives; (3) Protect vital information in time of disaster; (4) Know the advantages and understand the importance of digitization in the Archives; and, (5) Ensure compliance with legal requirements governing copyright, reproduction and access.

Seminar topics include:  (1) Starting an Archives:  Arrangement and Description;  (2) Managing an Archives:  a Case Study; (3) Preservation of Audio-Visual Materials:  An Introduction;  (4)Institutional Repositories :  Issues on Access and Confidentiality; (5) Preservation and Conservation of Print Materials; (6) Preservation of Paintings and Other Museum Pieces; and (7)Disaster Preparedness. 

Contacts:  Ms. Ana Maria B. Fresnido – Email: ana.fresnido@dlsu.edu.ph; Tel. no.:  524-8835

April 27 - 29

PAARL National Summer Conference: "Library Tourism & Hospitality: Endearing Philippine Libraries and Information Services to Publics"
Venue: Lake Houses 1 & 2, San Antonio Beach Resort (No. 1 Resort in Roxas City) (optional: enroute to Boracay)
Fees: Php5,000.00, live-in participants; Php4,500.00, live-out participants; Php 4,000.00, accompanying guest
Click here to view the resort: http://www.thesanantonioresort.com/
The theme will specifically evolve on the following objectives:  click here for more details on resource speakers and accommodations.

1. to draw a marketing landscape for libraries and information centers in bringing out a service differentiation, library hospitality plus successful repeat service, that sends not only online but a worldwide impact satisfying patrons with huge resources in and outside of the library;

2. To promote library services and products in a business-like manner that seduces clients to go back again and again and become their solid patrons not only to fill up their chairs and spaces but also to interact and be involved responsibly with personal causes; and,

3. To become “community solution centers where people are learning new skills, meeting their neighbors and getting practical help with some of life’s essentials” and be international centers for information, cultural and multilingual services to widen their market in order for each to travel around and take library services nationwide and around the world.
Download the formal invitation letter from the list of Attachments below this page.
 
April 27-30
Association of Special Libraries of the Philippines, Inc. (ASLP) in cooperation with the Zamboanga del Norte Provincial Library
Seminar on "Challenges and Opportunities of Librarians and Information Professionals in the Age of New Technology” 
Venue: Bamboo Garden, Dipolog City.
Fees: Php5,000.00, live-in participants; Php 4,000.00, live-out participants ;
Php 4,000.00, live-in non-participants/accompanying guests
Download the invitation letter at the list of Attachments below this page.
 
April 13-15
PLAI-STRLC Summer Conference on  "Pursuing Excellence for Library Service : Accreditation and Standardization"
Venue:  El Pueblo Rhizort, Mahal na Pangalan, Calapan, Oriental Mindoro
For details, please check PLAI-STRLC website
 
April 13-15                                     
Seminar-Workshop on Raising the Standards: Strategies in Record-Keeping
Sponsor: Society of Filipino Archivists
Venue: Sarabia Manor Hotel and Convention Center, 101 General Luna St., Iloilo City
Fee: ₱6,000.00 for live-in participants; Live-out participants, ₱4,000.00
Contact: Emma M. Rey, House of Representatives, Mobile Nos.: 0917-8534609,
0922-8637282, Fax No.: 02-9315966, Email: emmamrey@yahoo.com/ Denise Marie F. Cruz
(check details here)
 
April 11-13
National Summer Conference on "Rekindling the Spirit of Leadership Towards Better Library Environment"
Sponsor: Cagayan and Kalinga-Apayao (CaAKAp) Librarians Association Inc.
Venue: Pansit Batil Patong,Tuguegarao City, Cagayan
Please contact Michael Pinto uslt_dol@yahoo.com or Mrs. Juliet Villanueva juliet_villanueva0522@yahoo.com
 
April 6-8
Seminar-Workshop on “ Theological Library and Archive Management in a Changing Environment Part 2: 17th PTLA Conference”
Sponsor: Philippine Theological Librarians Association (PTLA)
Venue: Philippine Baptist Theological Seminary (PBTS), Baguio City
Registration fee: Php 3,850.00
Contact: Cris Bustamante, Head Librarian, IGSL formerly (ISOT-Asia) Tel. # 454-45-50 loc 500 Fax 4544552; Mobile phone # 09165722678; Email: cbustamante@glg-igsl.org
Download the letter of invitation and program at the List of Attachments below this page.
 
April 4-6
Hand-on Training course on Archives and Records Management
Venue: 9:00-5:00 at Special Collections Building of the Rizal Library, Ateneo de Manila University, Loyola Heights, Quezon City
Fee:  Php 3,000

The program is limited to 20 participants only. Please make your reservation with Ms. Karryl Sagun at 426-6001 loc. 5559/5564 and with Mrs. Waldetrudes Cueto at loc 5567 or directly to me at 4265961 and 426-6001 loc 5550/5551.

Download the letter of invitation and program at the List of Attachments below this page.
 
April 2
 "LIS CELEBRATING GRACE AND EXCELLENCE @400"
Sponsor: UST Library Science Alumni Association (USTLSAA) and Philippine Foundation for Library Scholarship, Inc. (PFLSI)
Venue: UST Miguel de Benavides Library, España, Manila from 8AM – 5PM
Contact:  SUSAN O. PADOR spador_ust@yahoo.com
 
April 1
PAARL Library Tour I: Ateneo, UP, UST, Intramuros Museum and Archives
Venue: Quezon City/Manila
 
March 30-April 2
Seminar on Enhancing Competence of Professional Librarians: Trends in Organization, Management and Use of Library and
Information Resources
Sponsor: ABC-RST InfoSpecialists Co.
Venue: Opal Function Room, Hotel Supreme Convention Plaza, Magsaysay Avenue 2600, Baguio
Fees: Php5,000, live-in; Php4,000, live-out
Note: Download the program brochure/invitation from the List of Attachments below this page.
 
March 27-30
Seminar on Basic Communication Skills and Personality Enhancement for Para-Professional Staff
Sponsor: ABC-RST InfoSpecialists Co.
Venue: Opal Function Room, Hotel Supreme Convention Plaza, Magsaysay Avenue 2600, Baguio City
 
March 18
PAARL Forum on "Organizing & Publishing: A Professional’s Best CPE"
Venue: Global City College, 3/F Bonifacio Technology Center, Crescent Park West, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City
Fees: Php300.00, members; Ph350.00, non-members; Php200.00, student
"Developing more professional competencies is a must for continuing professional education. This does not exclude upgrades in writing, organizing and publishing. After gaining language proficiency skills, library personnel’s aptitude and competence while expressing thoughts and ideas should have been demonstrated in speech and in writing as well. Your session with an invited expert, a faculty publisher, @ The Fort allows you to be trained, to receive practical tips, hints and experiences. Discover your style and art for writing and acquire some discipline. Be coached how to write with confidence, love composing more, organize and enable to publish, wired or not web-based."
Download the letter of invitation at the List of Attachments below this page.
 
March 17
Lecture-Forum on “Becoming” a Library and Information Professional"
Sponsor: PLAI–National Capital Region Librarians’ Council
Venue: 1-4:pm Epifanio de los Santos Auditorium, 6/F The National Library, T.M. Kalaw Street, Ermita, Manila
Attendance to this Lecture-Forum is FREE but renewal of PLAI membership and updating of membership dues will be welcome
Contact: Elvira B. Lapuz, Vice-President, University of the Philippines, 9818500 loc. 2865, email: elvira.lapuz@up.edu.ph
 
March 15-17
"Web Technologies: Training for Development of Library and Teaching Resources"
Sponsor: PLAI-NLP eLibrary Project
Venue: Mariano Marcos State University-Batac Campus, Ilocos Norte
Registration fee:  Php 4500  (participating librarians will earn 20 CPE units for this training)
Contact:  Tina -    Tel. No. (02) 525-3196   Email: tina_d1272@yahoo.com
Note: download the formal invitation letter, CHED Memo, outline of training modules, and program (see attachments below this page)
 
March 15
Forum on "Effective Time Management and Work Relation"
Sponsor:  Mendiola Consortium, Committee on Libraries 
Venue: 1:00 pm at ISC Mezzanine, Centro Escolar University, Mendiola, Manila
Registration fee: Two Hundred Pesos (P200.00)
Contacts:  Dr. Teresita Hernandez-Calma 735-9406 tghernandez@ceu.edu.ph ; Rosette E. Nuera 735-6021 loc 210 rosette611@yahoo.com
Claire G. Flores 736-02-35 clairegflores@yahoo.com ; Lourdes Roman 735-60-11 loc 6135 lourdesr62@yahoo.com ; Makk Junio 735-6393 makkj97@gmail.com ; Victoria Baleva 735-9406 victoriabaleva@yahoo.com
Note: download the formal invitation letter from the list of attachments below this page)
 
March 11
Forum on “Pathfinder: Guide to Effective Research

Sponsor: Ortigas Center Library Consortium, Inc. (OCLC) in cooperation with Lourdes School of Mandaluyong  

Venue: 1 :30 PM-5 :00 PM  at the Theater,  Lourdes School of Mandaluyong, Shaw Blvd, Mandaluyong City 

Registration fee: Non-members will be charged P200, members P150, and college students P 100.00
Contact: Ms. Lesil Lorete M. Tindoc   and Dr. Angelina P. Resurreccion at telephone no. 534-8267 loc.129, or email us at: Angeal2010@gmail.com., eagle_llmt@yahoo.com,  and cruzcc@ortigas.com.ph

Note: Download the formal invitation letter from the list of attachments below this page. 

 

March 10 
Seminar/workshop on "Enhancing efficiency and effectiveness in Library Services via International Collaboration and Web Technologies"
Sponsor:  Adamson University
Resource speakers: James Galbraith, Associate Director for Collections and Scholarly Resources and M Ryan Hess, Web Services Coordinator of De Paul University, Chicago
Venue:  8:00 AM to 5:00 PM at 2nd Floor OZ Conference Room of Adamson University
Registration fee: Php1,000.00
Call or text 5242011 local 131, +639208188017 Nelson, +639995527180 Marives or email nelsonhermogenes@adamson.edu.ph.
Note: download the formal invitation letter from the list of attachments below this page)
 
March 4
Forum on Literacy Campaign in the Philippines Through Reading
Sponsor: Children's Literature Association of the Philippines (CLAPI)
Venue: 8am-12nn, National Library of the Philippines Auditorium
Contact: Melba  A. Tablizo
 
March 2-4
23rd Annual Congress on the theme “UNDERSTANDING ACCREDITATION STANDARDS AS A MEANS FOR IMPROVEMENT AND EXCELLENCE”
Sponsor: MAHLAP in cooperation with Silliman University Library Venue: Silliman University’s Multimedia Center in Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental
Fee: P4,000.00 includes meals (snacks and lunch)
 
February 28-March 2
"Web Technologies: Training for Development of Library and Teaching Resources"
Sponsor : PLAI-NLP eLibrary Project
Venue: Cebu Normal University, Cebu City
Registration fee:  Php 4500  (participating librarians will earn 20 CPE units for this training)
Contact:  Tina -    Tel. No. (02) 525-3196   Email: tina_d1272@yahoo.com
Note: download the formal invitation letter, CHED Memo, outline of training modules, and program (see attachments below this page)

February 21-23
"Raising the Quality of Library Services Through Open Access and Open Source System ( OSS ): Final Phase"
Sponsor: BBLAI/BSU
Venue: BSU Library & Info. Services, La Trinidad, Benguet
Fee: Ph2,500
 
February 18
PAARL Forum on "Face2Face: Finding Your Balance in Handling Difficult Library Customers"
Venue: 1-5pm Conference Hall, Miguel de Benavides Library, University of Santo Tomas, Espana, Manila
Fees: Php300.00, members; Ph350.00, non-members; Php200.00, for students
Come early for a FREE GUIDED TOUR @ 11 am to 12noon: Major book exhibit entitled: LUMINA PANDIT : An Exhibition of Historical Treasures (display of the precious and significant collections of books and other materials accumulated through the years in the celebration of the 400th year anniversary of the foundation of the University of Santo Tomas.
Click for details: http://iampaarl.blogspot.com/search/label/DIFFICULT%20CUSTOMERS
Or download the formal invitation letter in pdf (see attachment below this page)

February 17-19
An Intensive Course on the Conservation of Books and Paper
Facilitator: Loreto Apilado
Venue: 9am to 5pm at the Ortigas Foundation Library
Course fee is P4,500. Fee includes snacks, lunch, materials and certificate
A three-day book and paper treatment repair class that will focus on:
-          Common treatment, stabilization, binding structure rehabilitation, image integration and partial restoration of single sheets and bound printed materials.
-          Acquiring  basic knowledge on the elements of book rehabilitation and some practical skills on repairing and treating old and new books.
-          Identifying materials needed and how to prepare and explore other alternative supplies and their other uses. It will also cover basic procedures in repairing and cleaning textblock, cover, signatures and bindings.
-          Participants will be working some portions of their project in  the library’s  conservation laboratory
This course is highly applicable and recommended for collection librarians, private collectors, library staff and students.To register and for more information please call 631.1231 locals 222 and 228  and 181 or email ortigasfoundation@ortigas.com.ph
 
January 28
PAARL General Assembly 
Venue: Friday, 8:00 a.m-12:00 noon at the National Library Auditorium, 6th floor, NLP Building, T. M. Kalaw St., Ermita, Manila
Fee: Free, but participants are urged to pay/renew membership fee
Agenda:
- Call to order
· Determination of Presence of Quorum
· Approval of the minutes of Last Year’s Annual General Meeting
· Annual Report of the President
· Treasurer’s Report
· Report on the Election of the Board of Directors for the Year 2011
· Other Matters as may be properly brought before the Meeting
· Adjournment
 
Induction of the new Executive Board for 2011 and the Awarding Ceremonies will proceed immediately after the General Assembly.

November to December 2010

posted Jul 29, 2010, 6:56 AM by Fe Angela Verzosa   [ updated Nov 30, 2010, 3:05 AM ]

December 10
Forum on "Coaching and Mentoring: Guide to Motivate Staff in Achieving High-Standard Performance"
Sponsor:  University of Santo Tomas Library Science Alumni Association (USTLSAA)
Venue: Audio-Visual Room, 3rd Floor, Dentistry Building of National University, 551 M.F. Jhocson St., Sampaloc, Manila.
Resource speaker:  Dr. Allan De Guzman of the University of Santo Tomas
(Download the invitation letter from the Attachments below this page)

December 10
A one day forum on the BFL Library Standards for All types of Libraries
Sponsor: University of Saint Louis Tuguegarao
Venue: Bulwagang Teodulfo Domingo, University of Saint Louis, Tuguegarao City, Cagayan
Fee: P950
Contact: Michael A. Pinto, Director of Libraries, 078-844-1872 local 300 or at uslt_dol@yahoo.com

December 8-10
"Web technologies: Training for Development of Library and Teaching Resources".
Sponsored by  Philippine eLibrary Project, in cooperation with the Philippine Librarians Association, Inc. (PLAI) 
Venue: UPITTC, Vidal Tan Hall, UP Diliman, Quezon City
Registration fee payable to the Philippine Librarians Association, Inc. (PLAI) is four thousand five hundred pesos (4,500.00) per participant to cover the lunch and snacks for three (3) days, proceedings/papers in CD, training kit and certificate of participation.
Interested participants may send their confirmation including the number and names of attendees from their institution to:
Ms. Tina - Tel no.:525-3196/525-1754

December 4

1st Convention and 10th General Assembly on December 4, 2010 on the theme: "PNULISAA@ 10: A Decade of Commitment, Leadership and Solidarity."
Sponsor:  PNULISAA, Inc.
Venue:  Philippine Normal University, Taft Avenue, Manila from 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
Objectives: to share and enrich the knowledge of fellow professionals on the experiences and challenges as a leader, a member and an adviser with speakers Ms. Placida Socorro L. Limpin; Ms. Lourdes V. Soriano; Ms. Zarah T. Gagatiga, Prof. Ruben P. Marasigan and Prof. Miguel M. Cobaria
Registration fee: P 500.00
For further inquiries, you may contact: Arturo O. Morales III, morionart@yahoo.com; Noemi B. Cabantog, noemi_cabantog@yahoo.com; and Marites K. Chavez, mkchavez5@yahoo.com


December 3

Seminar/workshop on the topic “Information Literacy and Technology: Shaping Our Future”
Sponsor: University of Northeastern Philippines (UNEP) Library 
Venue: UNEP Mini-Theater
Objective of the seminar: to create awareness of the importance of information literacy among students and to know the emerging technologies that are needed to provide better library services. 

Registration fee of P500.00 will be collected to cover food, token, certificate and   hand outs

Note: Download the invitation letter, program of activities and Department of Education and Commission of Higher Education Regional Memorandum, s. 2010 endorsing this activity at the bottom of this page.

December 3
"BIYAHENG AKLATAN" (an educational tour of selected libraries - Brent International School, International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) and Dr. Jose Rizal Museum) organized by MUNPARLAS (Muntinlupa, Paranaque, Las Pinas) Library Association, Inc
Objectives: to expose librarians and library staff to modern libraries in the country; to gain valuable knowledge on the latest trends in organizing myriad resources; to discern how libraries are being efficiently managed; and to promote camaraderie among its members.
The registration fee is Eight Hundred pesos (P 800.00) inclusive of snack, lunch, t-shirt and transportation. Deadline of registration is on or before December 1, 2010.
For more details,  contact Ms. Marivic Selencio at 8091793/8093793 local 229 or 09391965337; Ms. Jury Plaga at 8078080 local 139 or 09162896437.

December 3
Panel Discussion on the LIS PROFESSION: PRESENT AND FUTURE CHALLENGES 
Sponsor: PLAI-NCRLC
Venue: National Library Auditorium , from 8:00-12:00 noon
Speakers: CHAIRMAN CORAZON M NERA, ROSA VALLEJO and ELNORA CONTI
For inquiries, please contact:  Lily Echiverri, lily.echiverri@gmail.com, 9292180; 9205514 loc. 301, Nora Claravall, nora04claravall@yahoo.com, 09278417048, MarloChavez, marlochavez_capricorn@yahoo.com, 5259401, 09273027474, and Sonia David sdavid@aps.ateneo.edu 09179625388

December 2-5 
PAARL's Sagada Outreach Program 2010
Objectives: 1) support the underprivileged school libraries and learning centers in Sagada through Book Donations and 2) expose its members to the town’s rich heritage and captivating scenic spots through Cultural Expedition.
Registration fee is P3,200.00 inclusive of transportation, 3 days/2nights accommodation, and tour packages. Formal Invitation letter may be viewed or downloaded here or as an attachment below this page.

November 25-26

Training on Library Management and Operations
on the topics, "Quality Management in Libraries and Information Services” and "Measurement and Evaluation of Services”
Sponsor:
Library Department in coordination with the Professional and Continuing Education (PACE) of Centro Escolar University
Speakers: Ms. Elnori Conti and
Dr. Erna V. Yabut, Vice Pres., Research and Evaluation, Centro Escolar University ,
Venue: 
8am-5pm, Centro Escolar University, Mendiola, Manila.
View/download the invitation and program brochure at the attachment below this page.

November 25
PAARL  One-day Seminar on Revitalized Library Networking: PAARLNet at the Frontline
Venue:  Epifanio de los Santos Auditorium, The National Library, T.M. Kalaw, Manila

This Seminar is focused on the following objectives:

1. To provide a venue for the meeting and fellowship of PAARL Institutional members and representatives;
2. To review and re-analyze requirements and benefits of PAARL Institutional Membership;
3. To propose for revised networking policies among PAARL institutional members including those that concern cooperative collection development and management

There is no registration fee for all the members of PAARL, Inc.  For non-members, a seminar fee of P500.00
Conference Committee.  Formal invitation is attached at the bottom of this page and also available at this link:
http://www.slideshare.net/ramospnulisaa/paarl-net-invite

November 20
“Storytelling: The Easy Way”
Sponsor: Ortigas Center Library Consortium (OCLC) Inc. in cooperation with Lourdes School of Mandaluyong
Venue: 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM at Ortigas Foundation Library
Fee: Non-members, P200, members P150, and undergraduate students P 100.00
Contact: Ms. Lesil Lorete M. Tindoc and Dr. Angelina P. Resurreccion at telephone no. 534-8267 loc.129, or email us at: angelina_resurreccion@yahoo.com and eagle_llmt@yahoo.com

November 20
Librarians' seminar on November 13 on Abstracting & Nov 20 on Indexing
Venue: 8:30A.M. TO 3:00P.M. at U.P. ISSI VIRATA HALL DILIMAN Q.C.
RESOURCE SPEAKER: DR. JUAN BUENROSTRO JR.
PRE-REG; PHP1,000/DATE INCLUSIVE OF CERTIFICATE, HANDOUT, SEMINAR KIT, SNACK, LUNCH
FOR REGISTRATION & QUERIES FEEL FREE TO CONTACT US: (02) 6976361; 4878254; 09063505088;09059411806

November 17-19
PLAI National Congress 2010 in Cebu on the theme: “International Librarianship:  A Path Ahead”
Venue:
Waterfront Hotel, Salinas Drive, Lahug, Cebu City.  For details, click here (to download program and registration form, see attachments at the bottom of this page)
Conference Objectives:
At the end of the three (3) day conference, the participants should have been able to:
  • ·         be more cognizant in the promotion of global and international cooperation
  • ·         know the other dimensions and importance of international librarianship
  • ·         make the public aware of the importance and benefits that can be derived from international librarianship thru international                            understanding and cooperation
  •       promote service to clients in an international scale
  •            gain knowledge on international librarianship
  • ·         know the current status and inter-relationship of different types of libraries and librarians
Conference Fee 4,500 inclusive of meals and snacks, seminar kits, handouts and certificate
Conference Contact Details: Mrs. Lilia F. Echiverri  Cel # 09189457521  Email: lily.echiverri@gmail.com
Marlo C. Chavez      Cel # 09273027474       Email: marlochavez_capricorn@yahoo.com                                
Dr. Marilou P. Tadlip   Tel # (032) 254-0432 Email: mptadlip@yahoo.com
Maxie Doreen Leva-Cabarron  Tel # (032) 2531000 loc. 126    Email: coyconmac@yahoo.com

November 16-18
Seminar on Paper Preservation & Conservation with observation tour of archival institutions
Sponsor: Association of Special Libraries of the Philippines
Venue: National Library Auditorium, Ermita, Manila
Mr. Reinhard Feldmann the Director of the Handwriting, Historical Collection & Preservation and Special Adviser for History & Book Science of the University of Münster, Germany is one of the resource persons

November 15
Forum on "Emerging Technologies and their Impact on Libraries"
Sponsor: University of Santo Tomas Miguel de Benavides Library
Venue: 8am-12nn at the Library Conference Hall, UST Miguel de Benavides Library
Resource Speakers: Mr. Gaspar Vibal, Vibal Foundation, Mr. Vicente Hernandez, Sri Visayan Foundation
Forum fee: Php 100.00 Professional; Php 50.00 student
Contact:  Ms. Arleen Abad at 7313034/ 7409709

November 13
Librarians' seminar on November 13 on Abstracting & Nov 20 on Indexing
Venue: 8:30A.M. TO 3:00P.M. at U.P. ISSI VIRATA HALL DILIMAN Q.C.
RESOURCE SPEAKER: DR. JUAN BUENROSTRO JR.
PRE-REG; PHP1,000/DATE INCLUSIVE OF CERTIFICATE, HANDOUT, SEMINAR KIT, SNACK, LUNCH
FOR REGISTRATION & QUERIES FEEL FREE TO CONTACT US: (02) 6976361; 4878254; 09063505088;09059411806

November 12
Forum-Workshop on Archiving and Photo-Documentation of School Events
Sponsor: Philippine Association of School Librarians, Inc.(PASLI)
Venue: Powerbooks-Greenbelt 3
Fee: Php 800.00
Contact: Ms. Corazon Cruz or Ms. Gemma Cuña of Claret School of Quezon City (02)9216587/09163208011


November 3
Forum on "Book Talks Matter a Lot: The Shaping of the Filipino Mind Through Critical Reading of Great Filipino Books"
Sponsor: Book Talk Society of the Philippines (BTSP) in celebration of the Library and Information Services Month  
Venue: 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.. Epifanio Delos Santos Auditorium, 6th Floor, National Library of the Philippines, T.M. Kalaw St., Ermita, Manila

For inquiries and confirmation of attendance, please contact Ms. Rosela Del Mundo at 531-8031 local 51, Ms. MelbaA. Tablizo at 525-0926, Ms. Blesila P. Velasco at 5250356, or emailbtspi@yahoo.com. 

June - October 2010

posted May 23, 2010, 9:09 AM by Fe Angela Verzosa   [ updated Oct 28, 2010, 1:12 AM ]

September to October
Philippine Association of Teachers of Library and Information Science (PATLS) will be conducting review classes for the 2010 Librarian's Licensure Exam from September-October 2010. Review fee is P3,300 Pesos while the Pre-board exam is P300.  The Licensure Exam dates for librarians will be on November 10 & 11. The deadline for the filing of applications is on October 22, 2010..
For more information, please contact any of the following:
Dr. Linda Tayona   Email: lmtayona@yahoo.com   Landline: 3027717   Cell no.: 09202661028
Arlene Marzo   Email: aamarzo@up.edu.ph   Landline:  981-8500 ext.3758   Cell no.:  09209119586
Dr. Angelina Resurreccion   Email: angelina_resurreccion@yahoo.com   Landline: 5348267 ext.129  Cell no.: 09162384062

October 22

Forum on “Establishing Library Linkages and Resource Sharing in Region I”
Sponsor: Philippine Librarians Association, Inc. – Ilocos Region Librarians Council (PLAI-IRLC)
Venue: Don Mariano Marcos Memorial State University-Open University System (DMMMSU-MLUC), City of San Fernando, La Union.

The objectives of the forum are the following:
1. To establish inter-relationship among different types of libraries in Region I;
2. To focus on several aspects of networking and resource sharing among libraries;
3. To formulate guidelines for practical implementation of networking and resources sharing among libraries; and
4. To establish mutual consent and written agreements among the libraries on what they wish to share among themselves.

A forum fee of three hundred pesos (Php 300.00) shall be charged, and another three hundred pesos (Php 300.00) for the membership fee renewal for registered librarians. For details and inquiries, please contact: Sonia S. Isip, 09205841991 ; Florence P. Castro, Florence_209@yahoo.com, 09179857252 ; and Ligaya N. Caranay, slc_library@yahoo.com, (072) 242-5535 or 36 loc. 123.

Please download the program, invitation, DepEd Memo, CHED Memo from the PLAI-IRLC yahoo group.

October 22
Forum on “Total Quality Management in Philippine Libraries”
Sponsor:
  PLAI-Central Luzon Region Librarians Council!
Venue:  STL Case No. 2, Holy Angel University, Angeles City. 
Resource speaker : Mrs. Africa R. Castillo, a librarian by profession and currently the Executive Director of Total Quality Management of Angeles University Foundation..


October 22
Forum on “Establishing Library Linkages and Resource Sharing in Region I”
Sponsor:  Philippine Librarians Association, Inc. – Ilocos Region Librarians Council (PLAI-IRLC) )
Venue:  Don Mariano Marcos Memorial State University-Open University System (DMMMSU-MLUC), City of San Fernando, La Union
For details and inquiries, please contact: Sonia S. Isip, 09205841991 ; Florence P. Castro, Florence_209@yahoo.com, 09179857252 ; and Ligaya N. Caranay, slc_library@yahoo.com, (072) 242-5535 or 36 loc. 123..


October 21-22 

The Rizal Library's 4th International Conference on “Library Spaces: Building Effective and Sustainable Physical and Virtual Libraries.”
Sponsor: Rizal Library Conference Committee
Venue: Leong Hall Auditorium, Ateneo de Manila University, Quezon City, Philippines
Download the invitation letter, program, and registration form as Attachments at the bottom of this page.
Contact:
wcueto@ateneo. edu, conference_rizallib rary@yahoo. com,
ltdavid@ateneo. edu, lourdesdav@gmail. com

October 21-24
LIBRARY TOUR IN Singapore dubbed “Benchmarking Tour in Singapore Libraries”
Sponsor: Philippine Association of Academic and Research Librarians (PAARL)
Specifically, the tour aims to:

1. observe the latest technological progress and infrastructures in selected Singapore libraries;

2. learn new trends and meaningful concepts of library services from selected Singapore libraries;

3. foster professional and cultural exchange between Filipino and Singaporean librarians;

4. establish a linkage among Singapore library associations for future collaborative undertakings in the region.

Download the invitation letter, registration form and itinerary in pdf here: https://docs.google.com/fileview?id=0ByZSPv8H1dlqZGU1NGVlMTQtNTVjYS00OTFhLTlkMjQtZDNkZmM3ZjhiMjhm&hl=en


October 14-15

4th Phil-BIST Conference and Fair  on the theme : "Sustaining Progress and Development With Global Standards for Networked Philippine Libraries and Information Centers
Sponsor: DACUN Library Committee
Venue: AVR, University of the Immaculate Concepcion, Bonifacio St., Davao City
Fee: 1,800.00 for professionals; 900.00 for students

October 15
 “Assertiveness and Creativity in the Library: 5s Applied”
Sponsor: Quezon City Librarians Association, Inc./Quezon City Science High School
Venue: Friday, from 8 am to 5 pm at the Conference Hall of Quezon City Science High School
Fee: Seven Hundred Pesos (Php700.00)
Contact Person: ALISTAIR TROY B. LACSAMANA, Vice-President/Chair, Educ. Committee

September 29 – 30
National Conference on “Competency Enhancement of Filipino Librarians and Information Professionals in the New Age of
Information Technology”
Sponsor: Master in Library and Information Science Society (MLISS) in cooperation with C & E Publishing, Inc.
Venue: C & E Information and Research Center, 1616 Quezon Ave., South Triangle, Quezon City
Contacts: Mr. Reden M. Cruzado at 0920531044 or email: red_rilib@yahoo.com; Mr.
Benjamin N. Montallana at 0928647600 or email: benjiemontallana@yahoo.com; Prof.
Mona Lisa P. Leguiab at 09193633659 or email: monalisa.leguiab@yahoo.com

September 27-29
Records Management and Archives Administration
Venue: Garden Oases Resort & Convention Center,Porras St., Bo. Obrero in Davao City
Fee is P6,000.00 for live-in participants; Live-out participants, P4,000.00
Contact: Emma M. Rey, House of Representatives, Mobile No.: 09178534609 / 09228637282
Email: emmamrey@yahoo.com; Ma. Teresa S. Bondoc, Senate of the Philippines, Tel. No. : (02) 5526856, Fax No. : (02) 5526764, Mobile No.: 09175660120, Email: dirbondoc@yahoo.com; Candida G. Sarmiento, Tel No.: (02) 931-83-80 loc. 432, Cel No.: 09194171205, Email: aidagsarmiento@yahoo.com

September 24
“Marketing and Promotion of Library Services”
Sponsor: MUNPARLAS Library Association
Venue: 8:00 AM to 12:00 NN at the Conference Room, Olivarez College, Sucat Road, Parañaque City
Contacts: Ms. Marivic Selencio, San Beda College Alabang at 02- 8091793 local 229 or to Mr. Mel Alipo-on, Olivarez College at 02- 829-07-04 loc 151.

September 22-24
Seminar-Workshop on “Building Research Capabilities of Librarians and Information Professionals”
Sponsor:  PLAI-Central Luzon Region Librarians Council
Venue:  Angeles University Foundation, Angeles City.
This activity aims:
To encourage participants to conduct research studies;
To enable the participants to determine research methods that are applicable in Library and Information Studies;
To make the participants aware on the impact of research in the performance of their functions in their workplace particularly in decision-making.
Topics covered include: The Role of Research in Library and Information Studies;Conceptualizing and Developing Research Study; Guidelines for Writing Research Proposals; Strategies for Writing Review of Related Literature; Research Methods for Library and Information Professionals; Action Research and Evidenced-Based Librarianship; Analyzing, Interpreting and Reporting Research Results; and Ethical and Legal Aspects of Intellectual Property in the Philippines.
Registration fee is Php3,600.00 to cover the cost of resource speakers’ fees, handouts,certificates, food (3 lunches and 6 snacks), etc.
Please contact:
Ms. Africa R. Castillo
Angeles University Foundation
Angeles City
Email:rica@auf.edu.ph
africa249@yahoo.com

September 19
“Enhancing Image and Harnessing Potentials of Individual”
Sponsor: Ortigas Center Library Consortium (OCLC) Inc. in cooperation with National Economic Development Authority (NEDA)
Venue: 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM at SMX Convention Center (MOA).
Fee: Non-members, P200, members P150, and undergraduate students P 100.00
Contact: Ms. Lesil Lorete M. Tindoc and Dr. Angelina P. Resurreccion at telephone no. 534-8267 loc.129, or email us at: angelina_resurreccion@yahoo.com and eagle_llmt@yahoo.com.

September 17

Lecture-Forum on “Reference and Information Services in the 2.0 universe” with Marian Ramos as speaker
Sponsor:  Philippine Association of Teachers of Library and Information Science (PATLS)
Venue: Meeting Room 4, SMX Mall of Asia, Macapagal Avenue, Pasay City, 8:30 A.M. -110:30NN
There will be a forum fee of Php150.00 for members, Php200.00 for non-members, and Php75.00 for undergraduate students. For more details, check the PATLS website

September 17
Forum on Knowledge Management Strategies and Best Practices
Sponsor: U.P. Library Science Alumni Association in cooperation with Primetrade Asia, Inc.
Venue: Meeting Room 5, SMX Convention Center, Pasay City, 8 AM – 10:30 AM
Speaker: Ms. Myrna A. Binamira, Capability Development Manager, Accenture
Registration fee: Members - Php100.00; Non-members - Php200.00 Students - Php50.00.
For inquiries please contact our UPLSAA Hotline at 0915-9564285 or email us at
uplsaa@yahoo.com.

September 16
Forum on "E-books & the new dynamics of publishing" with Mr. Johannes Scherer as speaker
Sponsor:  Association of Special Libraries of the Philippines, Inc. in cooperation with the Goethe-Institut Philippinen
Venue: 8 AM – 10:30 AM at Meeting Rooms 5 & 6, SMX Convention Center, Pasay City
Forum Fee:  Php200.00 - Non-Members    Php150.00 - Members      Php100.00

September 16
Forum on "Office ergonomics: key to a safe and healthy workplace" with speaker Prof. Aila Nica J. Bandong, PTRP of UP College of Allied Medical Professions
Sponsor: MAHLAP
Venue:  8 am-12nn SMX Convention Center, SM Mall of Asia, Pasay City, Meeting Room 4.
Formal invitation, program and registration form can be downloaded here: http://www.mahlap.org/

September 15
PAARL Forum on "INFORMATION ETHICS & COPYRIGHT LAWYERING OF INFORMATION PROFESSIONALS"
(This event is in cooperation with PrimeTrade Asia, Inc.. on the occasion of the 31st Manila International Book Fair)
Venue: Meeting Rooms 5 & 6, 1-5pm; SMX Convention Center, SM Mall of Asia, Pasay City
Fee: 300 pesos for members; 350 pesos for non-members, 100 pesos for students

September 15
"Read, Connect and Innovate"
Sponsors: Philippine Librarians Association Inc. (PLAI)/National Capital Region Librarians Council (NCRLC)
Venue: 8:00 A.M. – 11:00 a.m.; Functions 5 and 6, SMX Convention Center (MOA)
Fee: Php 75.00 for students; Php 100.00 for members; Php 150.00 for non-members
Contacts: Lily Echiverri, lily.echiverri@gmail.com, 9292180; 9205514 loc. 301; Jo Ladlad, jocelyn.ladlad@dlsu.edu.ph, 5244611-21 loc. 602/265; Fe Abelardo, feabelardo@yahoo.com, 5250926; Nora Claravall, nora04claravall@yahoo.com, 09278417048, Marlo Chavez, marlochavez_capricorn@yahoo.com, 5259401, 09273027474.

September 15-19
The 31st Manila International Book Fair
Venue: SMX Convention Center, Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City.  For more details, go to: http://www.manilabookfair.com/

September 13-14

The Future of the Book –the first conference on digital publishing in the Philippines
Sponsors: National Book Development Board (NBDB), Book Development Association of the Philippines (BDAP) and the Filipinas Heritage Library (FHL), in partnership with Vibal Foundation
Venue: UP- Ayala Technohub, Commonwealth Ave., Quezon City
Registration fee is five thousand pesos (PHP 5,000) which will cover admission for the entire conference, a participant's kit, and free meals. For the second day, the registration fee is for five hundred pesos (PHP 500), which only covers admission to the second day of the conference, a  articipant's kit and a free meal. Students may avail of a discounted fee of three hundred pesos (PHP 300) by presenting their school IDs upon registration. For further information, please email us at future.book2010@vibalfoundation.org
or call us at 416-8460 or 0906-2437714 and look for Ms. Karen Lucero. Please visit www.vibalfoundation.org for event updates. 

September 8-10

"Building the Culture of Research Partnership between the Librarians and the Administrators"
Sponsor: Philippine Normal University Library and Information Science Alumni Association (PNULISAA), Inc.
Venue: Function Room106 –Local Government Academy Training Center, UP Los Baños, Laguna
Fee: 4,000.00
Contacts: Marites K. Chavez, President, Congressional National High School, City of Dasmarinas, Cavite.Tel. 09192822867, mkchavez5@yahoo.com; Arturo O. Morales III, Vice-President, Local.Government Academy’ Pasig City/UPLB, morionart@yahoo.com
Download the program in the list of Attachments below this page.

August 25-27
"Web Technologies: Training for Development of Library and Teaching Resources"
Venue: National Library of the Philippines, T.M. Kalaw Street, Ermita, Manila.
Fee: 4,500.00
Contacts: Ms. Connie Lea - Tel. no.: 5250926; Email add: elea285@yahoo.com;
Ms. Tina - Tel no. : 525-3196; Email add: tina_d1272@yahoo.com

August 25-27 
2nd LibraryLink Conference on "Preservation: Trends and Challenges"
Venue: Filipinas Heritage Library, Makati Avenue, Ayala Triangle, Makati City
Objectives:
  • To raise Librarian awareness of the significance of archival work
  • To emphasize the role of the librarian in preserving, conserving, and protecting the natural cultural heritage, paper-based materials, and other materials like photographs and audio-visual records
  • To hone the librarian's skills in basic paper preservation and conservation
  • To show the librarians that they play a big role in "preserving" the impact of the library and books in the business of gathering, organizing, and storing information and data
  • To explain the issues related to digital archiving and the preservation of library/archival materials
Conference Fee: PhP 4,500.00*
Attached are the invitation letter, brochure, registration form and poster (attachments are at the bottom of this page). For more details, please visit
http://sites.google.com/site/liblinkconference.

August 19-20 
"LIBRARY AND WEB 2011 for READERS, TECHNICAL & ARCHIVES SERVICES”
Sponsor: PAARL, Inc. /Holy Angel University-Angeles City (Pampanga)
Venue: Multifunction Hall and Audiovisual Rooms of Holy Angel University, Sto. Rosario St., Angeles City, Pampanga
Parallel session/workshops’ themes will specifically evolve on the following objectives:
1. To provide leadership, through libraries as media centers, in building and engaging community of learners with a mindset for authentic learning;(READER SERVICES);
2. To explore intensely public and private collaboration as a design and select, classify, organize and access resources available not only throughout one’s library building but from the global community; (TECHNICAL SERVICES)
3. To alter policies and procedures to meet changing needs; (ADMINISTRATIVE/ARCHIVES SERVICES); and,
4. To ensure online & deliverable library services and best practices for clients’ information needs to read, speak, view, listen, evaluate and learn. (WEB-BASED SERVICES).
Fee of Php 2,500.00 will be charged inclusive of meals and snacks, seminar kits, handouts and certificates. CHED or DECS memo endorsements and 20 CPE credit units are being applied.
Contact: Roderick B. Ramos, Vice President/Chair, Conference Committee
Christopher C. Paras,President

August 17-19
Seminar-Workshop on Management of Electronic Records
Sponsor:  National Archives of the Philippines (NAP)
Venue:  Grand Men Seng Hotel, Magallanes-Anda Streets, Davao City.

The workshop aims to design sound and electronic recordkeeping practices within the organization in order to develop an affordable, manageable, and effective electronic records access program in each government agency.  Target participants to this activity include records officers, records custodians, clerks, secretaries and other personnel involved in handling/maintaining records.

A registration fee of PhP3,900.00 will be charged each participant inclusive of course materials, lunch, snacks and Certificate of Completion. This is a live-out seminar. Payment in cash or checks shall be payable to NAP on or before the registration. Payments will also be accepted at the NAP Training and Information Division, TNL Building, TM. Kalaw Street, Ermita, Manila.

For more information, please contact Ms. Marietta R. Chou, Executive Director, NAP Training and Information Division, TNL Building, T.M. Kalaw Street, Ermita, Manila at telephone nos.: (02) 521-6830/(02)524-2054/(02)525-1 828/(02)522-8418.
DepED endorsement may be downloaded from this site:
http://www.deped.gov.ph/cpanel/uploads/issuanceImg/DA%20No.228%20s.%202010.pdf

August 16
Forum on "Report Writing Made Easy... & Fun"
Sponsor:  Mendiola Consortium Committee on Libraries  
Venue:  1-5 p.m. at Pamanang Bedista, San Beda College in Mendiola, Manila
Resource speaker: Dr. Rodolfo "Dups" de los Reyes
The forum aims to:
1. share with participants the methodologies and best practices of report writing.
2. develop the needed skills in writing effective reports.
3. instill in the participants that report writing can be easy and fun.

Participants will be charged two hundred pesos (P 200.00) to cover certificates and snacks. Invitation may be downloaded from the Attachments below this page.  For further inquiries and reservations, please contact any of the following:
CEU Dr. Teresita G. Hernandez-Calma
Ms. Victoria P. Baleva – 735-94-06
SBC Fr. Paul Ma. M. de Vera, OSB
Mrs. Lourdes d. C. Roman – 735-60-11 ext. 6135
CHS Mrs. Rosette E. Nuera – 735-60-21 ext. 210
LCC Mr. Lennard A. Plandor – 736-02-35 ext. 165
SJC Mr. Makk O. Junio – 735-63-93 ext. 150

August 14
LIBRARIANS' SEMINAR: "HOW TO ESTABLISH AN EFFECTIVE LIBRARY MEDIA PROGRAM"
SPEAKER: DR. JUAN BUENROSTRO JR.
WHERE: UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES INTEGRATED SMALL SCALE INDUSTRY (former Virata hall) DILIMAN Q.C.
WHEN: AUGUST 14, 2010 8:30a.m.-4:00p.m.
FOR MORE INFO FEEL FREE TO CONTACT US: 4878254 ; 4100066 ;09063505088

August 13
Seminar on “Hybrid Library for the New Generation of Library Userswith Dr. Johnny Buenrostro as speaker
Sponsor: University of the East Library Science Alumni Association, Inc. (UELSAAI)
Venue:  8:00 am – 5:00 pm at the Instructional Room, 2nd Floor Education Building, University of the East, C.M. Recto, Manila

A Seminar fee of Php 600.00 and a special rate of Php 300.00 for LIS students to cover the certificate of participation, lunch and snacks.

For reservations and details, please contact the following:     Mrs. Zenaida Q. Macalawi (UPSHD) – 871-0639 loc 180; email: zhemac@yahoo.com;     Mrs. Fely A. Diego (UE) – 735-5471 loc 391; email: felyta@yahoo.com; Ms. Joy V. Vienes (UE) – 735-5471 loc 418; email: jhoy_v@yahoo.com or please contact any of the Association’s officer.

Aug 2-4 
Seminar and Book Fair on the theme "Strategic Advantage of Emerging Trends and Technology"
Sponsors: Davao Private School Libraries Assn and Academic Booksellers Association of the Philippines
Venue: Apo View Hotel, Davao City (View/download invitation, program, and CHED Memo at the bottom of this page)

July 29-31
An Intensive Course on the Conservation of Books and Paper with Facilitator Loreto Apilado, to be held at Ortigas Foundation Library (Course fee is P4,500. Fee includes snacks, lunch and materials).
A three-day book and paper treatment and repair class that will focus on: Common treatment, stabilization, binding structure rehabilitation, image integration and partial restoration of single sheets and bound printed materials. To register and for more information please call 631.1231 locals 222 and 228 or email ortigasfoundation@ortigas.com.ph

July 28-30
"Enriching the Culture of Collaboration Among Educational Institutions and Their Libraries"
Sponsor: The Philippine Librarians’ Association (PLAI) in cooperation with its Region 02 Council, the Cagayan Valley Region Librarians Council (CaVRLC)
Venue: Sacred Heart Center of Saint Mary’s University of Bayombong, Nueva Vizcaya
Fee of P3,800.00 for live-in and P3,000.00 for live-out; a site seeing tour to Banaue is being planned; please prepare for an additional amount of P350.00 for this activity.
Contact: ENRIQUE T. CAYABAN, President, CaVRLC; Mrs. Lilia F. Echiverri, President, PLAI

July 28
Half-day seminar on "Booktalks on Research and Children's Literature"
Sponsor: Book Talk Society of the Philippines (BTSP)
Venue:  8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon to be held at the Epifanio Delos Santos Auditorium, 6th Floor, National Library of the Philippines, T.M. Kalaw St., Ermita, Manila.
We have invited Luis P. Gatmaitan, M.D., a medical doctor and an award-winning children's literature author; and Allan B. de Guzman, Ph. D., a research professor, University of Santo Tomas as our resource speakers. A registration fee of Php 350.00 will be charged to each participant to cover lecture papers, seminar kit, snacks and certificate of participation.   For inquiries, please contact Ms. Rosela Del Mundo at 531-8031 local 51, Ms. Melba A. Tablizo at 525-0926, Ms. Blesila P. Velasco at 5250356, or email btspi@yahoo.com.

July 24
Seminar workshop on “Visual Storytelling”
Sponsor: U.P. Library Science Alumni Association (UPLSAA)
Venue: 8am-12nn, The Learning Commons, U.P.College of Engineering Library, Diliman, Q.C.
This workshop is designed for people interested in learning videography and visual storytelling. Attendees will learn basic videography skills and techniques in shooting.
Speaker: Jill Iris Marcelo-Ramos is a graduate of the U.P. College of Mass Communication and currently teaches Video Production at Assumption College, Makati. On the side she owns and manages her own video production and editing company.
Joining Fee: P200 (For Member, Non Members) & P150 (Students) inclusive of handouts and certificate.

July 21-24
"The WEB: From Design to Utilization"
Sponsor: Association of Special Libraries of the Philippines, Inc. (ASLP)
Venue: Coron Village Lodge, Coron, Palawan
Seminar fees are: P 6,800.00 -- for live-in participants; P 6,000.00 -- for live-out participants; P 6,000.00 -- for live-in non-participants/accompanying guests; P 6,300.00 -- for early bird who will pay not later than June 30, 2010, and/or paid ASLP members
Contact Persons: Wilhelmina D.P. Lopez (DTI) Tel. No. 890-4660, 890-4721; Shirley I. Cruz (CA) Tel. No. 834-2709; Aileen S. Realeza (DTI) Tel. No. 890-4721 loc. 115; Teresita Casio (NSO) Tel. No. 713-7090

July 19-20
”Raising the Quality of Library Service Through Open Access, and Open Source System (OSS)"
Sponsor: Baguio-Benguet Librarian’s Association (BBLAI) in cooperation with the University of the Cordilleras Library
Venue: University of the Cordilleras Library, Baguio City
For more information, please contact Ms. Marilou L. Pasion at malousyat@yahoo.com, pasionmarilou@gmail.com or call 09154917940 or 09236584305

July 18
Forum on LIBRO System (Automated Library System).
Sponsor:  Polytechnic University of the Philippines, Master in Library and Information Science Society (PUP MLIS Society)
Venue: Manila Room, 7th Floor Graduate School Bldg., Marcelo H. Del Pilar Campus, PUP-Sta. Mesa, Manila.
The LIBRO System is an alternative library information system developed by Mr. Romeo A. Sebastian of Miriam College. The Library software is competitive with foreign information system and is one of the most dynamic, comprehensive, and easy to use system ever built to computerize and manage information center, libraries, and databanks.

A registration fee of Php300.00 will be collected to all participants to cover food (2 snacks, lunch) and certificates.
For inquiries and reservation, please get in touch with the following: Mr. Robert Vallente (09395304516); Mr. Reden Cruzado (09205301044); Ms. Pops Marie Santos (09165008284); Ms. Nescita Avorque (0196090451)

July 13, 17 
National Bookstore invites you to its launching/book-signing of Luis H. Francia's History of the Philippines at its Superbranch Cubao, beside Gateway Mall at 6pm, and at Ayala-Cebu on July 17 at 6pm.

July 10
PATLS  Seminar on “Library Education and Practice"to be held at Mega Trade Hall, SM Megamall Building B, Ortigas Center,Mandaluyong City. Registration starts at 1:00 p.m. while the forum starts at 1:30 p.m. The PATLS General Assembly will follow at 4:00 p.m.  The seminar aims to enlighten all stakeholders in the education and practice of library and information science. Four topics will be discussed.
These are:

1.The new curriculum for Bachelor of Library and Information Science
2. The syllabi for the new curriculum
3. The Philippine Librarianship Act of 2003 otherwise known as Republic Act No.9246
4. The Continuing Professional Education (CPE) program

There will be a seminar fee of : Php 200 for non-members, Php 150.00 for members, Php  75.00 for undergraduate students

July 9
“Increasing Your Collections With Limited Budget”
Sponsor: Ortigas Center Library
Consortium (OCLC) Inc. in cooperation with Rizal Technological University
Venue: 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM; SM Megamall, EDSA, Mandaluyong City
FEE: Non-members will be charged P200, members P150, and undergraduate students P 100.00
Contact: Ms. Lesil Lorete M. Tindoc and Dr. Angelina P. Resurreccion at telephone no. 534-8267 loc.129, or
email us at: angelina_resurrecci on@yahoo. com and eagle_llmt@yahoo. com

July 8
Forum on “Digital Library Initiatives : its Impact and Challenges” 
Sponsor: PLAI- Southern Tagalog Region Librarians Council (PLAI-STRLC)
Venue:10 am – 1 pm at Megatrade Hall, SM Megamall, Mandaluyong City

The forum aims to provide an introduction about digital libraries and present the current issues, impacts and challenges of digital library initiatives in the country today. The forum fee is Php 300.00 and a special rate of PhP 150.00 for LIS undergraduate students.
Registration starts at 9:30 am.  For particulars and reservations, please contact the following: Audrey G. Anday / U.P. Open University;
tel.: (049) 536-5998; e-mail audreyanday@yahoo.com; Rene B. Manlangit/ San Pablo Colleges; tel.: (049) 561-1586; e-mail: rbmanlangit@yahoo.com; Rosario A. Villamater / Manuel S. Enverga University Foundation Library tel.:(042) 373-7542; e-mail villamaterrose@yahoo.com


July 7
"Raising the Librarians’ Teaching Identity Through Lifelong Learning Modules and Portfolios"
Sponsor: PAARL, Inc. /Academic Booksellers Association of the Philippines (ABAP)
Venue: 1pm to 5pm on July 7, 2010 in the Seminar Room of Megatrade Hall, SM Megamall, Ortigas, Pasig City on the occasion of the 14th Philippine Academic Book Fair

Objectives: aimed generally for an intense campaign for information literacy programs to all ages with library and information professionals who have high embrace towards strong information literacy among and in both public and private domains. Specifically, it also intends to: (1) raise the librarians’ teaching identity through lifelong learning modules and portfolios; (2) adapt and take on a healthy culture of teaching- pedagogies, lesson planning & evaluation methods- while designing library services as personnel in library workplace; and, (3) take full advantage of technologies in and out of the web engaging both librarians as teachers and clients as learners perpetually beyond introduction to university life.
Fee: P300.00 for members, P350 for non-members and P100 for students to cover the snacks and certificates
Contact: Roderick B. Ramos, Vice President/Chair, Conference Committee
Christopher C. Paras, President

July 6
Forum on "Formulation of Collection Development Policy in the Philippine Setting"
Sponsor:  CEAP – NCR Tertiary Library Committee
Venue:  2:30 to 6:00 P.M. at the Megatrade hall Bldg. B, SM Megamall, Ortigas Center, Pasig City.
There is a registration fee of P200.00 for librarians and P150.00 for students for this forum. Registration begins at 1:30 P.M. For inquiries and reservation, please contact Ms. Lourdes Sangil of San Beda College Alabang at 850-8898 loc. 207 or Willian Frias, DLSU Manila at 524-8835.

July 6-10

The 14th Philippine Academic Book Fair, the annual five-day event sponsored by the Academic Booksellers Association of the Philippines (ABAP) will be held at the Megatrade Hall, 5th Level, Building B, SM Megamall, Mandaluyong City, with the theme on Minds in Progress through Quality Books and Learning Materials, 2010 and Beyond.

June 25
Rizal Librarians Association's forum on "Library at its Best: Marketing and Promotion that Works" to be held at the Learning Resource Center, San Beda College - Rizal (Taytay) Campus from 8:00AM to 5:00PM. The resource speaker is Dr. Maria Victoria C. Ac-Ac.  The forum fee is Php350 to cover snacks, lunch and certificate of attendance. Click here to download the invitation.

June 23 - 25
“Sharing Culture and Service Learning through Digital Tools" (a workshop on best practices on Web 2.0 for Local Knowledge)
Sponsor:  Asian University Digital Resource Network (AUDRN) and the United Board for Higher Education
Venue:  Caritas Seminar Room, Miriam College, Quezon City, Metro Manila
Contacts Persons:
Mr. Joel Yuvienco at 4076971 and 0908-8922500.
Ms. Sheila Dingcong at 4333929, 0920-2577491 and 0922-8577491
Ms. Abigail Lesaca at 09175202229
Ms. Emma Igos at 0929.563.2826 and 0926.627.6875
Ms. Mindy Ordonez at 09166769282

June 17-19 
“Web Technologies: Training for Development of Library and Teaching Resources”
Sponsor: The National Library/Philippine eLibrary Project

Venue: Sangguniang Panlalawigan, Davao City
Registration fee: 5,000.00
Contact: Ms. Connie Lea - Tel. no.: 5250926; Email add: elea285@yahoo. com
Ms. Tina - Tel no. : 525-3196; Email add: tina_d1272@yahoo. com

June 18
“CONSORTIUM: Adapting to Change in Systems of Information Transfer"
Sponsor: Association of Special Libraries of the Philippines, Inc. (ASLP)/Economic Financial Learning Center (EFLC) of the Bangko Central ng Pilipinas
Venue: EFLC Auditorium, BSP Manila
Fee: P250.00 for active ASLP members, P300.00 for non-members and P100.00 for students
Contact Persons: Wilhelmina D.P. Lopez (DTI) Tel. No. 890-4660, 890-4721
Shirley I. Cruz (CA) Tel. No. 834-2709
Aileen S. Realeza (DTI) Tel. No. 890-4721 loc. 115
Teresita Casio (NSO) Tel. No. 713-7090

June 18 
PAARL Forum on "Technical Preparations - Requirements for Book
Prescription Shops: Starting Pace for Bibliotheraphy Sessions in Philippine Libraries to" be held at National Bookstore, Makati City
There is a registration fee of P300.00 for members, P350 for non-members and P100 for students to cover the snacks and certificates. 
(see PAARL Events to view the invitation)

June 2-4
"Reinventing Libraries and Librarians"
Sponsor: Agricultural Librarians Association of the Philippines (ALAP)
Venue: College of Engineering and Agro-Industrial Technology (CEAT) Library, UPLB.
Seminar fees: P3,500.00 (live-out) and P4,200.00 (live-in) include snacks, lunch, fellowship dinner, and kit.
Contact: Elaine E. Joshi, Conference Chair
Concepcion DL. Saul, President

April - May 2010

posted Feb 17, 2010, 5:11 AM by Fe Angela Verzosa   [ updated May 10, 2010, 6:16 AM ]

  • May 21-23  3-DAY National Seminar-Workshop on " Towards a Dynamic Partnership Program Between Teaching and Information Professionals: Technology-Integration Across Curriculum" May 21-23,2010 (8am-12nn: 1-5 pm) PNU Audio-Visual Theater, Edilberto P. Dagot Hall  (contact Dr. Linda M. Tayona, PNU at 3027717, cell number 09202661028)
  • May 18 Half-day Seminar on Library Education and Practice, sponsored by ALBASA and PATLS, to be held at the Grand Convention Center, Cebu CityThe seminar aims to enlighten all stakeholders (in Visayas and Mindanao) in the education and practice of library and information science.  Four topics will be discussed: The new curriculum for Bachelor of Library and Information Science, The syllabi for the new curriculum,  Philippine Librarianship Act of 2003 otherwise known as Republic Act No. 9246, and Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Program.  Seminar fee of P 500 will cover lunch and afternoon snacks, a certificate of attendance, and handouts..
  • May 17-19 & 26-28 “Web Technologies: Training for Development of Library and Teaching Resources” sponsored by The National Library/Philippine eLibrary Project to be held in Iloilo City and Davao City
    May 17-19, 2010 - Iloilo City
    May 26-28, 2010 - Davao City
    Registration fee: 5,000.00
    Contact: Ms. Connie Lea - Tel. no.: 5250926; Email add: elea285@yahoo. com
    Ms. Tina - Tel no. : 525-3196; Email add: tina_d1272@yahoo. com
  • May 14 "Strengthening Linkages/ Partnership in Philippine Libraries"
    Sponsored by PLAI- Central Luzon Region Librarians Council to be beld at Angeles University Foundation
    (Contact: Alice Esguerra, Secretary, PLAI-CeLRLC, +63 044 7961417)
  • May 7 Lakbay Laybrari: Organizational Setting of an Academic Archives sponsored by Philippine Normal University-Library and Information Science Alumni Association Venue: 8:30 AM to 12:00; St. Scholastica’s College Archives located at 2560 Leon Guinto St., Malate, Manila; De La Salle University archives located at Taft Avenue, Manila.
    Fee is Php 350.00 which would include snacks and certificates; forty slots only
    Contact Persons: ARTURO O. MORALES III, Vice-President and Conference Chair
    MARITES K. CHAVEZ, President  
  • May 5 “Booktalks on Research, Cognitive Learning, Learning Style and Educational Management” sponsored by Book Talk Society of the Philippines (BTSP), Edilberto P. Dagot Hall Conference Room, PNU, Taft Ave., Manila (Time/Venue: 8:00 a.m. to
    12:00 noon, Edilberto P. Dagot Hall Conference Room, Philippine Normal University, Taft Ave., Manila
    Fee: Pnhp 200.00 to cover membership fee, snacks and certificate of participation
    Contact: Ms. Blesila  P. Velasco at 5250356, Ms. Rosela Del Mundo at 531-8031 local 51, Ms. Melba A. Tablizo at 525-0926 or email btspi@yahoo. com
  • April 28-30 PLAI-STRLC Summer Conference in Palawan on the theme "Towards Librarians' Skills and Competencies Enhancement"  to be held at St. Ezekiel Moreno Spirituality and Development Center, Brgy. San Jose, Puerto Princesa City, Palawan.
    Contact Persons: Audrey G. Anday / U.P. Open University; tel.: (049) 536-5998; e-mail audreyanday@ yahoo.com; Rene B, Manlangit/ San Pablo Colleges; tel.: (049) 561-1586; e-mail: rbmanlangit@ yahoo.com; Rosario A. Villamater / Manuel S. Enverga university Foundation Library tel.:(042) 373-7542; e-mail villamaterrose@ yahoo.com; Maphella Ruado/ Western Philippines University tel.: (0921)5730440; e-mail: maadru@yahoo. com (download invitation letter in pdf below this column)
  • April 26-28 SEMINAR ON "BREAKING THE BARRIERS: REFERENCE, USE AND ACCESS TO INFORMATION" sponsored by Philippine Group of Law Librarians (PGLL) to be held at Palmas del Mar, JR Torres Avenue, Bacolod City
  • April 21-23 ASLP's Seminar on "The WEB; From Design to Utilization" to be held at Costa Palmera Resort, Calayucay, Sto. Domingo, Albay (Seminar fees are: P 4,500.00  – for live-in participants, P 3,800.00 –for live-out participants, and P 3,800.00 – for live-in non-participants/accompanying guests. Payments may be made in cash, check or Postal Money Order payable to Association of Special Libraries of the Philippines (ASLP) or Cash/Checks deposited to our Land Bank Savings No. 1771-0359-70 BSP Branch, Mabini St., Manila.)
  • April 21-23 PLAI and IRLC National Seminar on "Library Automation in the 21st Century" to be held at Lay Foundation Center, Bonuan Gueset, Dagupan City
  • April 21-23, 2010  Seminar on “Current Trends and Global Preparedness for School Administrators, and Librarians” sponsored by Philippine Association of School Librarians, Inc. (PASLI) with the cooperation of the Department of Education to be held at Bohol Plaza Hotel, Tagbilaran, Bohol.
    Registration fee: Php 3,900.00 for live-in participants and Php 3,700 for live-out participants. This is inclusive of seminar kit, certificate, handouts, and board and lodging (snacks, lunch and dinner for live-in participants; snacks and lunch for live-out participants)
    Contact. Ms. Procerfina Laman – Laong Laan Elem. School [(02)7418065/ 09273472740] , Mr. Marion Jude Gorospe – Miriam College HS Department, [(02)5805401 local 3184/09185679308] , Ms, Corazon Cruz – Claret School of Quezon City [(02)9216587/ 09163208011] .
  • April 6 to 7   17th Machine Readable Cataloging (MARC21) Workshop organized by Electronic Information Solutions, Inc. (EISI) in cooperation with the Liceo de Cagayan University –Cagayan de Oro City, with CPE Units, to be held at 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. at the IT Laboratory 2, 3rd Floor, Arts & Sciences Building, Liceo de Cagayan University, R.N. Pelaez Blvd., Carmen Cagayan de Oro City. Workshop fee including lunch & snacks, computer time and training materials is at P 3,500 for two days or P 1,750.00 for one day.  Participants may attend for one or both days depending on their interest.  Please confirm your participation on or before Monday, March 29, 2010 by sending us thru courier, e-mail or fax (632)325-0027 the attached reply slip.  Should you need further information, please contact Ms. Naidz Abragan (service@aklatan. net) at telephone nos. (632)843-6571/ 845-3507 or Dr. Linda L. Mondoñedo, LDCU Director of Libraries (library@ldcu. edu.ph), at telephone nos. (088)858-4093- 95 loc 124. .

January - March 2010

posted Jan 13, 2010, 6:46 AM by Fe Angela Verzosa   [ updated Mar 16, 2010, 9:10 AM ]

  • Mar 29-31 Philippine eLibrary Project in cooperation with the UPITTC and PLAI will hold a 3-day hands-on training program entitled "Web Technologies : Training for Development of Library and Teaching Resources" in Davao City (Download invitation, training module, and CHED Memo at the bottom of this page)
  • Mar 26 Association of Laguna Librarians Forum on “Library Crosses: the blocks for IQUAME”  from 8:00-12:00 at the UPLB Conference Room, UPLB, Los Banos, Laguna with Mrs. Corazon Nera as speaker.
  • Mar 24-27 Seminar on "Library Skills Training and Personality Enhancement for Paraprofessional Staff" to be held at Hotel Supreme, Baguio City, sponsored by ABC-RST InfoSpecialists Co. (Download invitation letter and brochure at the bottom of this page under Attachments)
  • March 22, 2010 Forum on Social Networking/General Assembly sponsored by the Philippine Librarians Association Inc.-National Capital Region Council (PLAI-NCRLC)
    Tme: 8:00 A.M. – 12 noon
    Venue: The National Library, TM Kalaw, Ermita, Manila
    Contact: Lily Echiverri, lily.echiverri@ gmail.com, 9292180; 9205514 loc. 301; Jo Ladlad, jocelyn.ladlad@ dlsu.edu. ph, 5244611-21 loc. 602/265; Fe Abelardo, feabelardo@yahoo. com, 09194948178; Nora Claravall, nora04claravall@ yahoo.com, 09278417048, Marlo Chavez, marlochavez_ capricorn@ yahoo.com, 5259401, 09273027474 and Sandy DAvid:sdavid@aps.ateneo. edu; 09179625388
  • Mar 17-19 Philippine eLibrary Project in cooperation with the UPITTC and PLAI will hold a 3-day hands-on training program entitled "Web Technologies : Training for Development of Library and Teaching Resources" in Baguio City (Download invitation, training module, and CHED Memo at the bottom of this page)
  • Mar 13 - PFLSI Lecture Forum on "The Changing World of Library and Information Science on Saturday, March 13,2010 from 8-12 noon at the Miguel de Benavidez Library Conference Room, UST, Espana, Manila.
  • Mar 10-12  Philippine eLibrary Project in cooperation with the UPITTC and PLAI will hold a 3-day hands-on training program entitled "Web Technologies : Training for Development of Library and Teaching Resources" at UPITTC, Vidal Tan Hall, UP Diliman  (Download invitation, training module, and CHED Memo at the bottom of this page)
  • Mar 5 -  OCLC Forum on Social Networking and its Impact on Libraries to be held at the Jose Rizal University Auditorium with Ms. Fe Angela M. Verzosa as resource speaker (For invitations and other inquiries, please contact Celia C. Cruz, Vice President of Ortigas Center Library Consortium, Ortigas Foundation Library, Tel No. 631-12-31 loc 228 or email cruzcc@ortigas.com.ph) Download the invitation and program as attachments at the bottom of this page. View the powerpoint presentation here.
  • Feb 24-26 Philippine eLibrary Project in cooperation with the UPITTC and PLAI will hold a 3-day hands-on training program entitled "Web Technologies : Training for Development of Library and Teaching Resources" at UPITTC, Vidal Tan Hall, UP Diliman  (Download invitation, training module, and CHED Memo at the bottom of this page)
  • Feb 22 - LIBSPEAK 2010 with S.M. Arlante and Manuel Quezon III as resource speakers (to be held at Balay Kalinaw, UP Diliman).  Registration starts at 8am. Admission free.
  • Feb 12 -Making Connections:  "Information Literacy through the eyes of Teachers & Librarians", half-day forum sponsored by QCLAI, 9am-12nn
  • Feb 5 - UPLSAA LIS Summit on the theme: Beyond Conventions - Leveraging the Roles and Competencies of Librarians and Information Professionals 
  • Jan 29 - PAARL General Assembly & Induction/Awards Ceremonies  (invitation/notice is attached) to be held at St. Paul University - QC  (3rd Street corner Gilmore Ave., Quezon City) Start of Registration: 8 AM  (No registration fee)    Time: 8 AM - 12 NN with snacks                                                                     
  • Jan 23 - LIS Congress 2010                                                                                                                                                   Venue: IBM Innovation Center   Registration Fee PhP150  Start of Registration: 8 AM  Time: 8 AM - 5PM with lunch break
  • Jan 21 - NOCEI Forum on Library Marketing & Promotion - Public Relation Strategy                                                                 Venue: University of Batangas, Batangas City                                                                                                                          Time: 8AM - 12NN

December 2009

posted Dec 23, 2009, 7:55 AM by Fe Angela Verzosa

  • Dec 11 - "Effective Communication Skills for the Frontliners,"  half-day forum sponsored by Catholic Educational Association of the Philippines (CEAP) Library Committee, to be held at Don Bosco Technical College, Gen Kalentong St., Mandaluyong City (Registration fee:  P300, and P 200 for MLIS students)
  • Dec 8 - "Librarians as they Create Trends, Make Waves & Break Stereotypes," half-day forum sponsored by USTLSAA to be held at Jose Rizal University,  80 Shaw Blvd., Mandaluyong City.
  • Dec 7 -  "Access and Ownership Issues of Electronic Resources in the Library,one-day seminar sponsored by Central Luzon Librarians Association, with Dr. Juan Buenrostro and Fe Angela M. Verzosa as speakers (Registration fee: P500 for professionals; P 200 for Library Science students)
  • Dec 5 - "Handling Difficult Library Customers," half-day forum sponsored by PNU-LISSA (Dec 5) with Roderick B. Ramos as speaker (Registration fee: P 500)
  • Dec 1-3 - "Managing Electronic Records and Workshop on Disasters - The Morning After" sponsored by Society of Filipino Archivists, to be held at University Hotel, UP Diliman (Registration fee: P 3,600)

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