Librarian Events for November 2008

UPDATED as of November 25, 2008
UPDATED as of November 13, 2008

What : Read Pinoy! : The 12th Philippine Book
Development Month (PBDM) Celebration
Organizer: NBDB
National Commission for Culture and
the Arts (NCCA)
Filipinas Heritage Library
Ayala Malls
Yuchengco Museum
Manila Bulletin
Cebu Daily News
Anvil Publishing
Fuji Xerox Philippines
University of San Carlos
Philippine Booksellers Association, Inc.
Galerie Joaquin
National Book Store
What : National Seminar on Philippine Librarianship
When : November 3-9, 2008 ; 8 am – 5 pm
Where : Alumni Center, UP Diliman, QC
Sem Fee : PhP 3,000.00
Speakers : Dr. Juan C. Buenrostro, Jr.
Chief Librarian, Baliuag Univ

Mr. Elvin Ventucillo
Asst. Chief Librarian, Baliuag Univ

Mr. Joel Buenrostro

Prof. Ruben Marasigan
Cataloger/Prof, PNU

Prof. Teresita Magbag
Chief Librarian, M.V. Gallego College Foundation

Organizer: Center for Human Research and Development
Foundation, Inc. (CHRDF)
What : Lecture Series
When : Nov 04 – Lecture on Property Accountability
Nov 11 – Lecture on Wellness and Spiritual Empowerment
Nov 18 – Lecture on Ethical Accountability
of Librarians (moved to Nov 25, 2008)
Nov 25 – Lecture on Professional and
Employment Accountability of Librarians
Nov 28 – Lecture on the Filipino Librarian :
Today and Tomorrow
Where : The National Library Auditorium
T.M. Kalaw St., Ermita, Manila
Sem Fee : PhP 200.00 (per lecture)
PhP 700.00 (package – Nov 4-25))
Speakers: Mr Sofronio B. Ursal
Former Commissioner
Commission on Audit

Dr Andre San Agustin
Holistic Development Program, Davao City

Ms Corazon M. Nera
Chair, Board for Librarians

Ms Susima L. Gonzales
President, PLAI

Dr Alan De Guzman
University of Santo Tomas
España, Manila

Organizer: PLAI
Philippine Group of Law Librarians (PGLL)
What : Seminar-Workshop on “Basic Archival Principles
and Book Preservation
When : November 6-7, 2008
Where : John B. Lacson Foundation Maritime University
Molo, Iloilo City
Sem Fee : PhP 2,500.00
Speakers: Ms Heidi Dizon
Ms Waldetrudes Cueto
Ateneo De Manila University
Organizer: PLAI-WVRLC
What : Caring for your Library Collections : a Seminar-Workshop
on Handling and Protecting Library Materials
When : November 10, 2008 ; 9 am – 4 pm
Where : School of Library and Information Studies,
Gonzalez Hall, UP Diliman.
Sem Fee : PhP 1,000.00 (non-UPLSAA members)
PhP 900.00 (UPLSAA members)

Slots are limited; reservations are necessary. All
reservations will be on a first come, first served basis.
Organizer: UPLSAA
What : PLAI-STRLC 10th Regular Monthly Meeting
When : November 11, 2008
Where : Laguna Provincial Library
Sta. Cruz, Laguna
What : 2008 Librarian Licensure Examination (LLE)
When : November 11-12, 2008
Where : Manila, Baguio, Cebu, Davao, Legazpi and Zamboanga
What : Seminar/Workshop on “Managing a Mini-Library
and Reading Center in the 21st Century
When : November 14, 2008 (Fri); 8 am – 5 pm
Where : RTU Training Hall
Rizal Technological University
Mandaluyong City
Sem Fee : PhP 1,200.00
Organizer: Rizal Technological University Library and
Center for Continuing Education
What : Fora on “Philippine Librarianship : Educational,
Institutional and Professional History and TQM
in Libraries
When : November 14, 2008 ; 8 am – 5 pm
Where : Learning Resource Center
San Beda College – Rizal
Brgy. San Juan, Taytay, Rizal
Speakers : Mr. Dante O. Perez
Mr. Vidal E. Santos
Sem Fee : PhP 300.00
Organizer: Rizal Librarians Association (RLA)
What : 1st Congress on Digital Libraries
Theme “Digital Libraries : Connecting People
and Resources”
When : November 17-18, 2008
Where : The National Library Auditorium
T.M. Kalaw St., Ermita, Manila
Sem Fee : PhP 2,400.00
Organizer: Philippine eLibrary Project
What : Forum on “Motivating Reading Interest
of Customers
When : Nov 18, 2008 (moved to Nov 28, 2008); 1-5 pm
Where : Lourdes School of Mandaluyong
Shaw Boulevard, Greenhills, Mandaluyong City
Sem Fee : PhP 150.00 (members)
PhP 200.00 (non-member)
PhP 50.00 (students)
Organizer: Ortigas Center Library Consortium, Inc. (OCLC)
What : Forum on “Focusing on Customers-Centered
Services in Libraries
When : November 19, 2008 ; 8 am – 12 noon
Where : The National Library
Sem Fee : PhP 300.00 (non-members of UELSAAI)
PhP 250.00 (UE Alumni)
PhP 100.00 (Undergraduates)
Organizer: University of the East Library Science Alumni
Association, Inc. (UELSAAI)
What : National Conference on “The Multicultural
Landscape of Philippine Librarianship
When : November 20-22, 2008
Where : Grand Men Seng Hotel
Davao City
Sem Fee : PhP 3,600.00
Organizer: PLAI, NCCA
What : Free Forum on “The Empowered Support
Staff : Library
Paraprofessionals as
When : November 22, 2008 ; 8 am – 12 nn
Where : The National Library
Sem Fee : FREE for PAARL Members
PhP 150.00 (non-members)
PhP 75.00 (students)
Organizer: PAARL
What : Back-to-Back Seminar-Workshop on
“MS Access in Records Management” and
“5S in Records Management”
When : November 24-26, 2008
Where : Brentwood Apartelle
Brentwood Village
M. Roxas St., Baguio City
Sem Fee : PhP 3,700.00
Organizer: Philippine Records Management Association,
Inc. (PRMA)
What : 2008 National Book Week (NBW) Celebration
When :
Ang Batang Palabasa Dalubhasa sa Kultura
November 24-29, 2008
What : One Day Seminar on “Assessment of Library
Collection & Services, and Information Literacy
When : November 26, 2008; 8 am – 5pm
Where : STL Case room 2
Holy Angel University, Angeles City
Sem Fee : PhP 500.00
Speakers : Ms Cynthia Cordova
Ms Willian Frias
Ms Marita Valerio
Ms Yolanda Odsinada
Dela Salle University (DLSU)

Ms Elvira Lapus
University of the Philippines

Organizer: Holy Angel University – Library Department

What : Echo Seminar on “Library Management : Issues and Updates
When : November 27, 2008 ; 1 – 5 pm
Where : AQ Library Audio-Visual Section
Sem Fee : PhP 50.00 (only 20-25 participants)
Organizer: Aquinas University Library
What : Seminar-Workshop on “Storytelling for Growth & Healing”
When : November 29, 2008
Where : University of Northeastern Philippines (UNEP)
Mini-Theater, Iriga City
Sem Fee : PhP 500.00
Speaker : Ms Zarah Grace C. Gagatiga
Organizer: University of Northeastern Philippines (UNEP) Library
What : Librarianship Day / Fellowship Luncheon
/ Forum on ” The Filipino Librarian:
Today and Tomorrow
When : November 29, 2008
Organizer: PLAI, 2008 NBW Working Committee

UPDATED as of November 05, 2008
UPDATED as of October 27, 2008
UPDATED as of October 20, 2008
UPDATED as of October 19, 2008
UPDATED as of October 12, 2008
UPDATED as of October 9, 2008

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