Category Archives: Forum

Librarian Events for August 2009

What : Seminar-Workshop on “Dynamic
Library Organization :Transforming
Towards a Sustainable Future”
When : August 5-8, 2009
Where : Royal Mandaya Hotel
Palma Gil St., Davao City
Fee : PhP 2,800.00 ; additional
PhP 300.00 for Educational/island Tour
Organizer: PLAI-Davao Region Librarians Council
Academic Booksellers Association
of the Philippines (ABAP)
City Government of Davao
What :
3rd Phil-BIST (Book, Information Science
and Technology) Conference and Fair

Theme : “Global Recession and
Security Threats to Library and
Information Systems : Hard and Soft
Management Solutions to Improve
Efficiency and Productivity”
When : August 11-14, 2009
Where : Brokenshire Resource Center
Brokenshire College compound
Madapo Hills, Davao City
Fee : PhP 4,500.00 (Live in)
PhP 3,000.00 (Live out)
PhP 2,000.00 (Undergrad)
PhP 1,000.00 (Thematic attendance)
Organizer: DAvao Colleges and Universities
Network (DACUN)
What : Symposium on “Empowering Knowledge
Through
Network & Communication Technologies in Libraries”
When : August 14, 2009 ; 8-12 noon
Where : Francisco T. Duque Hall
Department of Health, Manila
Fee : PhP 150.00 (non MAHLAP members)
PhP 100.00 (MAHLAP member)
Organizer: MAHLAP

What : Echo Seminar on the IFLA-FAIFE
Internet Manifesto Trainers Workshop Project

Theme : “Internet : the Way to the Future”

When : August 19-20, 2009
Where : Professional Schools Bldg.
Angeles University Foundation
Angeles City
Fee : PhP 1,000.00
Organizer: PLAI-Central Luzon Region Librarian Council
What : Seminar on Project Management
for Librarians and Information
Professionals
When : August 27, 2009 (Thu); 8-5 pm
Where : Ortigas Foundation
2nd Floor, Ortigas Building
Ortigas Avenue, Ortigas Center
Pasig City
Fee : PhP 1,500.00 (non-UPLSSA member)
PhP 1,300.00 (UPLSSA member)
PhP 800.00 (undergrad — pls present ID)

Limited slots. First come, first served basis only.

Organizer: UPLSSA
Ortigas Foundations, Inc. (OFI)

Librarian Events for May 2009

UPDATED as of 27 May 2009
UPDATED as of 14 May 2009
UPDATED as of 25 April 2009
UPDATED as of 27 March 2009

What : Seminar-Workshop on
Collection Management :
Current Trends, Practices
and Future Directions
When : May 6-8, 2009
Where : Sampaguita Gardens Resort and Spa
506 Rizal St., Poblacion New Washington,
Aklan
Fee : PhP 5,800.00 (Live in)
PhP 5,000.00 (Live in – non pax/accompanying)
PhP 4,000.00 (Live out)

Cash/check payments maybe deposited to:
Land Bank Savings No. 1771-0359-70
BSP Branch, Mabini Street, Manila

Organizer: Association of Special Libraries of the Philippines
What : PLAI-NCRLC 2009 Study Tour
Theme : Expanding Library Horizons :
An Adventure to Singapore
When : May 6-9, 2009
Where : Singapore
Fee : US$ 448.00 (required taxes not yet included)
What : 59th UPLSAA Alumni Homecoming
& General Assembly
Theme : “Pagkakaisa sa
Pagtataguyod ng SLIS
When : May 9, 2009 ; 9-12 noon
Where : UP Balay Kalinaw
University of the Philippines
Diliman, QC
Fee : PhP 250.00
Organizer: UPLSAA
What : National Seminar-Workshop on
Effective Library Services:
Strategies and New Approaches
When : May 11-13, 2009
Where : Roxas Hall, Teachers Camp
Baguio City
Fee : PhP 3,900.00 (Live-in)
PhP 3,700.00 (Live-out)
Organizer: Philippine Association of School Librarians (PASL), Inc.
What : Seminar onEstablishing Legal Resources
Collection in Libraries & Information Centers
When : May 13-15, 2009
Where : Pearlmont Inn
Lim Ket Kai Drive, Cagayan de Oro City
Fee : PhP 4,500.00 (Live-in)
PhP 4,000.00 (Live-out)

Please send reservation on or before May 8, 2009.
Organizer: Philippine Group of Law Librarians (PGLL)
What : CE-Logic 1st National Conference on Digital Resources
When : May 14-15, 2009
Where : C&E Information Resource Center
Quezon Blvd., Quezon City
What : Seminar-Workshop on “Enhancing Library
Collection & Professional Competencies
as
Information Specialists in an Electronic
Age
and PLAI-ZAMPEN General Assembly
When : May 15-16, 2009
Where : Audio-Visual Room, High School Department
Ateneo de Zamboanga University
Tumaga, Zamboanga City
Fee : Php 700.00 (non-PLAI member)
PhP 500.00 (PLAI member and LIS students)
Organizer: PLAI-Zamboanga Peninsula Region Librarians Council
What : Enhancement Seminar on Record Management
When : May 16, 2009 (Sat)
Where : Cuyapo Town Hall, Cuyapo, Nueva Ecija
Speakers : Dr. Enrique T. Cayaban
“Records Management Awareness”

Mrs. Fely C. Baliton
“Records Maintenance with emphasis on filing”

David A. Cabonero
“Basics of Records Retention and Disposition”

Organizer: School of Education, Saint Mary’s University
What : 1st National Convention of Records Officers,
Records Custodians, and Records Handlers
When : May 19-21, 2009
Where : Teachers Camp, Baguio City
Fee : PhP 4,500.00
Organizer: DepEd-Records Division, Administrative Service
What : Round-Table Discussion on PAARLNET
When : May 21, 2009 ; 1-5 pm
Where : Ground Floor, Goodwill/Bridges Bookstore
Glorietta 3, Ayala Avenue, Makati City
Organizer: PAARL
What : Seminar-workshop on
Enhancing Librarians’ Professional
Competencies in
Librarians
When : May 25-27, 2009
Where : Edilberto P. Dagot Hall, Conference Room
Philippine Normal University
Taft Avenue, Manila
Fee : PhP 2,500.00
What : Roundtable Discussion on
CPE Issues and Concerns
When : May 29, 2009
Where : Room 308, PS Building,
Angeles University Foundation, Angeles City
Fee : PhP 200.00 (member or non-member)
PhP 150.00 (students of LIS)
Organizer: PLAI-Central Luzon Region Librarians Council
What : PLAI-STRLC 3rd Council Officers Meeting
When : May 29-30, 2009
Where : South Divers Resort in White Beach, Puerto Galera

Librarian Events for May 2009

What : Seminar-Workshop on
Collection Management :
Current Trends, Practices
and Future Directions
When : May 6-8, 2009
Where : Sampaguita Gardens Resort and Spa
506 Rizal St., Poblacion New Washington,
Aklan
Fee : PhP 5,800.00 (Live in)
PhP 5,000.00 (Live in – non pax/accompanying)
PhP 4,000.00 (Live out)

Cash/check payments maybe deposited to:
Land Bank Savings No. 1771-0359-70
BSP Branch, Mabini Street, Manila

Organizer: Association of Special Libraries of the Philippines
What : 59th UPLSAA Alumni Homecoming
& General Assembly
Theme : “Pagkakaisa sa
Pagtataguyod ng SLIS
When : May 9, 2009 ; 9-12 noon
Where : UP Balay Kalinaw
University of the Philippines
Diliman, QC
Fee : PhP 250.00
Organizer: UPLSAA
What : National Seminar-Workshop on
Effective Library Services:
Strategies and New Approaches
When : May 11-13, 2009
Where : Roxas Hall, Teachers Camp
Baguio City
Fee : PhP 3,900.00 (Live-in)
PhP 3,700.00 (Live-out)
Organizer: Philippine Association of School Librarians (PASL), Inc.
What : Seminar-workshop on
Enhancing Librarians’ Professional
Competencies in
Librarians
When : May 25-27, 2009
Where : Edilberto P. Dagot Hall, Conference Room
Philippine Normal University
Taft Avenue, Manila
Fee : PhP 2,500.00

Librarian Events for May 2009

UPDATED as of 27 May 2009
UPDATED as of 14 May 2009
UPDATED as of 25 April 2009
UPDATED as of 27 March 2009

What : Seminar-Workshop on
Collection Management :
Current Trends, Practices
and Future Directions
When : May 6-8, 2009
Where : Sampaguita Gardens Resort and Spa
506 Rizal St., Poblacion New Washington,
Aklan
Fee : PhP 5,800.00 (Live in)
PhP 5,000.00 (Live in – non pax/accompanying)
PhP 4,000.00 (Live out)

Cash/check payments maybe deposited to:
Land Bank Savings No. 1771-0359-70
BSP Branch, Mabini Street, Manila

Organizer: Association of Special Libraries of the Philippines
What : PLAI-NCRLC 2009 Study Tour
Theme : Expanding Library Horizons :
An Adventure to Singapore
When : May 6-9, 2009
Where : Singapore
Fee : US$ 448.00 (required taxes not yet included)
What : 59th UPLSAA Alumni Homecoming
& General Assembly
Theme : “Pagkakaisa sa
Pagtataguyod ng SLIS
When : May 9, 2009 ; 9-12 noon
Where : UP Balay Kalinaw
University of the Philippines
Diliman, QC
Fee : PhP 250.00
Organizer: UPLSAA
What : National Seminar-Workshop on
Effective Library Services:
Strategies and New Approaches
When : May 11-13, 2009
Where : Roxas Hall, Teachers Camp
Baguio City
Fee : PhP 3,900.00 (Live-in)
PhP 3,700.00 (Live-out)
Organizer: Philippine Association of School Librarians (PASL), Inc.
What : Seminar onEstablishing Legal Resources
Collection in Libraries & Information Centers
When : May 13-15, 2009
Where : Pearlmont Inn
Lim Ket Kai Drive, Cagayan de Oro City
Fee : PhP 4,500.00 (Live-in)
PhP 4,000.00 (Live-out)

Please send reservation on or before May 8, 2009.
Organizer: Philippine Group of Law Librarians (PGLL)
What : CE-Logic 1st National Conference on Digital Resources
When : May 14-15, 2009
Where : C&E Information Resource Center
Quezon Blvd., Quezon City
What : Seminar-Workshop on “Enhancing Library
Collection & Professional Competencies
as
Information Specialists in an Electronic
Age
and PLAI-ZAMPEN General Assembly
When : May 15-16, 2009
Where : Audio-Visual Room, High School Department
Ateneo de Zamboanga University
Tumaga, Zamboanga City
Fee : Php 700.00 (non-PLAI member)
PhP 500.00 (PLAI member and LIS students)
Organizer: PLAI-Zamboanga Peninsula Region Librarians Council
What : Enhancement Seminar on Record Management
When : May 16, 2009 (Sat)
Where : Cuyapo Town Hall, Cuyapo, Nueva Ecija
Speakers : Dr. Enrique T. Cayaban
“Records Management Awareness”

Mrs. Fely C. Baliton
“Records Maintenance with emphasis on filing”

David A. Cabonero
“Basics of Records Retention and Disposition”

Organizer: School of Education, Saint Mary’s University
What : 1st National Convention of Records Officers,
Records Custodians, and Records Handlers
When : May 19-21, 2009
Where : Teachers Camp, Baguio City
Fee : PhP 4,500.00
Organizer: DepEd-Records Division, Administrative Service
What : Round-Table Discussion on PAARLNET
When : May 21, 2009 ; 1-5 pm
Where : Ground Floor, Goodwill/Bridges Bookstore
Glorietta 3, Ayala Avenue, Makati City
Organizer: PAARL
What : Seminar-workshop on
Enhancing Librarians’ Professional
Competencies in
Librarians
When : May 25-27, 2009
Where : Edilberto P. Dagot Hall, Conference Room
Philippine Normal University
Taft Avenue, Manila
Fee : PhP 2,500.00
What : Seminar on “Updates on Cataloging and
Classification : Print & Non-print Resources”
When : May 28, 2009 ; 7 am – 4 pm
Where : San Beda College Alabang
Alabang Hills Village, Muntinlupa City
Fee : PhP 1,000.00
Speaker : Dr. Juan C. Buenrostro, Jr.
Organizer: MUNPARLAS Library Association
What : Roundtable Discussion on
CPE Issues and Concerns
When : May 29, 2009
Where : Room 308, PS Building,
Angeles University Foundation, Angeles City
Fee : PhP 200.00 (member or non-member)
PhP 150.00 (students of LIS)
Organizer: PLAI-Central Luzon Region Librarians Council
What : PLAI-STRLC 3rd Council Officers Meeting
When : May 29-30, 2009
Where : White Beach Lodge, Puerto Galera,
Oriental Mindoro

Librarian Events for May 2009

UPDATED as of 27 March 2009

What : Seminar-Workshop on
Collection Management :
Current Trends, Practices
and Future Directions
When : May 6-8, 2009
Where : Sampaguita Gardens Resort and Spa
506 Rizal St., Poblacion New Washington,
Aklan
Fee : PhP 5,800.00 (Live in)
PhP 5,000.00 (Live in – non pax/accompanying)
PhP 4,000.00 (Live out)

Cash/check payments maybe deposited to:
Land Bank Savings No. 1771-0359-70
BSP Branch, Mabini Street, Manila

Organizer: Association of Special Libraries of the Philippines
What : PLAI-NCRLC 2009 Study Tour
Theme : Expanding Library Horizons :
An Adventure to Singapore
When : May 6-9, 2009
Where : Singapore
Fee : US$ 448.00 (required taxes not yet included)
What : 59th UPLSAA Alumni Homecoming
& General Assembly
Theme : “Pagkakaisa sa
Pagtataguyod ng SLIS
When : May 9, 2009 ; 9-12 noon
Where : UP Balay Kalinaw
University of the Philippines
Diliman, QC
Fee : PhP 250.00
Organizer: UPLSAA
What : National Seminar-Workshop on
Effective Library Services:
Strategies and New Approaches
When : May 11-13, 2009
Where : Roxas Hall, Teachers Camp
Baguio City
Fee : PhP 3,900.00 (Live-in)
PhP 3,700.00 (Live-out)
Organizer: Philippine Association of School Librarians (PASL), Inc.
What : Seminar onEstablishing Legal Resources
Collection in Libraries & Information Centers
When : May 13-15, 2009
Where : Pearlmont Inn
Lim Ket Kai Drive, Cagayan de Oro City
Fee : PhP 4,500.00 (Live-in)
PhP 4,000.00 (Live-out)

Please send reservation on or before May 8, 2009.
Organizer: Philippine Group of Law Librarians (PGLL)
What : Seminar-workshop on
Enhancing Librarians’ Professional
Competencies in
Librarians
When : May 25-27, 2009
Where : Edilberto P. Dagot Hall, Conference Room
Philippine Normal University
Taft Avenue, Manila
Fee : PhP 2,500.00

Librarian Events for April 2009

UPDATED as of 19 March 2009
UPDATED as of 18 March 2009

What : Seminar on “Media Awareness and Services
& Basic
Information on Library Automation
When : April 4, 2009
Where : University of La Sallette Auditorium
Santiago City, Isabela

Fee : PhP 300.00 (professionals)
PhP 200.00 (student)
Speaker : Ms Evangeline Baluyot
Chief, Instruction Media Section
Jose Rizal University
Organizer: Master of Science in Library Science
Student Society (MSLSSS)
What : National Conference on Library and
Information Science Education
When : April 13-14, 2009
Where : Ortigas Foundation Library
Ortigas Center
Fee : PhP 2,500.00
Organizer: Philippine Association of Teachers
of Library and Information Science (PATLS)
What : Lakbay Library sa BSP at TJIC
When : April 14, 2009 ; 9:00-4:30 pm
Where : Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas
Roxas Blvd, Malate, Manila (am)

Thomas Jefferson Information Center
US Embassy compound
Roxas Blvd, Malate, Manila (pm)

Fee : PhP 500.00

Only 35 participants will be accommodated.
No walk-ins especially for the TJIC part.

Organizer: PNU-LISSA, Inc.
What : Congress of Southeast Asian Librarians CONSAL XIV

Theme : “Towards Dynamic Libraries and
Information
Services in Southeast Asian
Countries
When : April 20-23, 2009
Where : Melia Hanoi Hotel
Hanoi, Vietnam
Organizer: National Library of Vietnam
Vietnam Library Association
What : One-day seminar on “Exercising Leadership in the
Library: Your Career Option?”
When : April 24, 2009 ; 8-5 pm
Where : University of Perpetual Help Laguna Library
Sto. Nino, Binan, Laguna
Fee : PhP 500.00
Speakers : Ms Lourdes T. David

Mr Julius B. Bana
Organizer: Association of Laguna Librarians (ALL)
in partnership with ZDRiVE, Inc.
What : Summer Seminar-Workshop on “Librarians at
their Best :
Envisioning and Realizing
Multilevel & Progressive
Reader’s Services
When : April 29-May 1, 2009
Where : Lyceum of Aparri
Aparri, Cagayan
Fee : PhP 4,000.00 (Live-in)
PhP 3,000.00 (Live-in accompanying person)
PhP 3,500.00 (Live-out)
Organizer: PAARL

Librarian Events for April 2009

UPDATED as of 19 March 2009
UPDATED as of 18 March 2009

What : Seminar on “Media Awareness and Services
& Basic
Information on Library Automation
When : April 4, 2009
Where : University of La Sallette Auditorium
Santiago City, Isabela

Fee : PhP 300.00 (professionals)
PhP 200.00 (student)
Speaker : Ms Evangeline Baluyot
Chief, Instruction Media Section
Jose Rizal University
Organizer: Master of Science in Library Science
Student Society (MSLSSS)
What : National Conference on Library and
Information Science Education
When : April 13-14, 2009
Where : Ortigas Foundation Library
Ortigas Center
Fee : PhP 2,500.00
Organizer: Philippine Association of Teachers
of Library and Information Science (PATLS)
What : Lakbay Library sa BSP at TJIC
When : April 14, 2009 ; 9:00-4:30 pm
Where : Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas
Roxas Blvd, Malate, Manila (am)

Thomas Jefferson Information Center
US Embassy compound
Roxas Blvd, Malate, Manila (pm)

Fee : PhP 500.00

Only 35 participants will be accommodated.
No walk-ins especially for the TJIC part.

Organizer: PNU-LISSA, Inc.
What : Congress of Southeast Asian Librarians CONSAL XIV

Theme : “Towards Dynamic Libraries and
Information
Services in Southeast Asian
Countries
When : April 20-23, 2009
Where : Melia Hanoi Hotel
Hanoi, Vietnam
Organizer: National Library of Vietnam
Vietnam Library Association
What : One-day seminar on “Exercising Leadership in the
Library: Your Career Option?”
When : April 24, 2009 ; 8-5 pm
Where : University of Perpetual Help Laguna Library
Sto. Nino, Binan, Laguna
Fee : PhP 500.00
Speakers : Ms Lourdes T. David

Mr Julius B. Bana
Organizer: Association of Laguna Librarians (ALL)
in partnership with ZDRiVE, Inc.
What : Summer Seminar-Workshop on “Librarians at
their Best :
Envisioning and Realizing
Multilevel & Progressive
Reader’s Services
When : April 29-May 1, 2009
Where : Lyceum of Aparri
Aparri, Cagayan
Fee : PhP 4,000.00 (Live-in)
PhP 3,000.00 (Live-in accompanying person)
PhP 3,500.00 (Live-out)
Organizer: PAARL
updates Click here to view the ppt uploaded at PAARL wiki.

Librarian Events for January 2009

UPDATED as of 12 January 2009

What : PLAI-STRLC Oathtaking of New Officers &
Strategic Planning
When : January 9, 2009 — Moved to January 20, 2009
Where : Audiovisual Room 2
San Sebastian College-Recoletos de Cavite
Sta. Cruz, Cavite City
What : ASLP General Assembly & Forum on CPE
When : January 15, 2009 ; 9am
Where :
National Economic and Development Authority
G/F DIOC, NEDA sa Pasig Bldg.,
#12 Josemaria Escriva Drive, Ortigas Center, Pasig City.
Fee : PhP 100.00 (member)
PhP 150.00 (non-member)
Organizer: Association of Special Libraries of the Philippines
What : Forum on “Update on Library Standards”
When : January 16, 2009 ; 8 am – 11 am
Where : Angeles University Foundation
Angeles City
Organizer: PLAI-Central Luzon Region Librarian’s Council
What : PAARL 36th Annual General Assembly
When : January 30, 2009 ; 8am – 12noon
Where : 6th Floor, The National Library Auditorium
T.M. Kalaw St., Malate, Manila
Fee : Free

Induction of the New Board/Officers and the Awarding
Ceremonies will proceed after the AGM.

Forum on Infolib Updates & General Assembly

The Quezon Librarians Association* is sponsoring a Forum on Infolib Updates on December 5, 2008 at the Library Complex, Manuel S. Enverga University Foundation, Lucena City.

This forum will stress the importance of an organized library collection with the use of Infolib software. The participants will be able to utilize the software and be updated with the revisions of the software to facilitate bibliographical searching and information retrieval in their libraries.

The Association will also be celebrating its 2nd anniversary. The General Assembly will be held in the afternoon.

The forum fees are as follows: Php 500.00 for members and Php 600.00 for non-members to include snacks and lunch. Updated Infolib CDs will also be distributed.

For particulars and reservations, please contact any of the officers on or before November 28, 2008. Thank you.


*Librarians Association of Quezon Province-Lucena, Inc.
is the SEC registered and approved name of Quezon Librarians Association. QLA is the 2nd Provincial Chapter (PC) organized and affiliated with PLAI-STRLC.

CLASS Forum on Information Literacy & GA

The Cavite Librarians Association, Inc. will hold its General Assembly and Forum on Information Literacy (IL) on December 5, 20008 at the Audiovisual Rm., Imus Institute, Imus, Cavite. It is a one day activity which includes election of new set of Officers for AY 2009.

The objectives of the Forum are to orient the library personnel and information professionals in the latest trends in user education and information skills training. Specifically, it will equip the participants to have a basic knowledge to create, develop and manage a library or information unit which meets the specific information needs of the organization.

A registration fee of P300.00 will be collected to all participants to cover food (2 snacks, lunch), forum certificate and membership fee for AY2009.

For inquiries and reservation, please contact any of the officers of the association.