Category Archives: Forum

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.

Philippine Librarianship : Educational, Institutional and Professional History and TQM in Libraries

The Rizal Librarians Association will hold a Fora entitled: “Philippine Librarianship: Educational, Institutional and Professional History and TQM in Libraries” on November 14, 2008 from 8:00am to 5:00pm at the Learning Resource Center, San Beda College – Rizal, Brgy San Juan, Taytay, Rizal. Mr. Dante O. Perez and Mr. Vidal E. Santos will serve as resource speakers. There will be a registration fee of Php300.00 to cover snacks, lunch and certificate of attendance.

For more details and reservations, please contact any of the following officers:

Loida J. Cordoba – 658-8765/660-47-62 loc 125; 0915-310-6845

Joan Fang Jen Lin – 660-9667/68 loc 135; 0915-765-0897
email: joanfangjenlin2003(at)yahoo(dot)com

Cecila G. Reyes – 0921-652-0850
email: athosreyes(at)yahoo(dot)com

Danilo C. Tongohan – 654-0918; 0908-433-5593
email: dan_bhotan_33(at)yahoo(dot)com

Maria Loida E. Dolores – 658-87-65/660-47-62 loc 122; 0910-360-0690
email: marialoidadolores(at)yahoo(dot)com

Roselyn Madia – 658-87-65/660-47-62 loc 122; 0905-395-1709
email: rosemadia(at)yahoo(com)com

Librarian Events for July 2008

UPDATED as of 09 July 2008
UPDATED as of 30 June 2008
UPDATED as of 21 June 2008
UPDATED as of 11 June 2008
UPDATED as of 06 June 2008

What : 2nd Philippine Academic Library Suppliers (PALS)

Theme : Preparing Libraries for the 21st Century

When : June 30 – July 3, 2008 ; 8 am – 6 pm
Where : UP Alumni Hostel
Diliman, Quezon City
Organizer: Philippine Academic Library Suppliers
What : Seminar-Workshop on “Effective Management of
Library’s Electronic Resources to Increase User Access”
When : June 30 – July 1, 2008
Where : UP Alumni Hostel
Diliman, Quezon City
Sem Fee : PhP 2,500.00
Organizer: Center for Human Research and Development
Foundation, Inc. (CHRDF)
What : Seminar-Workshop on “Library Collection Management
in Theory and Practice
When : July 2-3, 2008
Where : UP Alumni Hostel
Diliman, Quezon City
Sem Fee : PhP 2,500.00
Organizer: Center for Human Research and Development
Foundation, Inc. (CHRDF)
What : 12th Philippine Academic Book Fair
When : July 8-12, 2008 (10am – 9pm)
Where : Megatrade Hall 1
SM Megamall, Mandaluyong City
Organizer: Association of Booksellers for the Academe and the
Professions (ABAP)
What : Forum on “Reviewing Standards of Library Resources
When : July 8, 2008 (Tue); 1:30 – 4:30 PM
Where : Megatrade Hall 1
SM Megamall, Mandaluyong City
Sem Fee : PhP 300.00 (Regular Forum Fee)
PhP 200.00 (PAARL Member)
PhP 100.00 (Undergrad Students)

Reservation Fee: PhP 100.00 (non-refundable)
and only 75 participants will be accommodated

Speaker: Dr. Heracleo D. Lagrada
Director, Office of Programs and Standards
Commission on Higher Education (CHED)
Organizer: Philippine Association of Academic and Research
Librarians (PAARL) in cooperation with the Association
of Booksellers for the Academe and the Professions
What : Association of Laguna Librarians (ALL) Officers Meeting
When : July 10, 2008 ; 2 pm
Where : Colegio de San Juan de Letran-Calamba
Calamba City, Laguna
What : PLAI-STRLC Regular Meeting
When : July 15, 2008
Where : Batangas Provincial Library
Batangas City
What : 25th National Children’s Book Day
When : July 15, 2008 (every third Tues of July)
Organizer: Philippine Board on Books for Young People
What : Forum on “Strategies in Effective Searching of Information”
When : July 16, 2008 (Wed) 1:00 – 5:00 PM
Where : Multimedia Section
Jose Rizal University
Mandaluyong City
Sem Fee : PhP 150.00 (OCLC member)
PhP 200.00 (non-member)
PhP 100.00 (college student)
Speaker : Dr. Angelina P. Resurreccion
OCLC President
Organizer: Ortigas Center Library Consortium (OCLC) Inc. in
cooperation with Jose Rizal University Library

For inquiries/reservations, please contact:
Ms. Lesil Lorete M. Tindoc, or
Dr. Angelina P. Resurreccion
telephone no. 534-8267 loc.129, or
email us at: angelina_resurreccion(at)yahoo(dot)com or eagle_llmt(at)yahoo(dot)com
What : Raising Readers : a Lecture Series on Libraries
When : July 18-19, 2008
Where : Ortigas Foundation Library
Sem Fee : PhP 750.00 (1 day) Prepaid : PhP 650.00
PhP 1,300.00 (2 days) Prepaid : PhP 1,100.00
Speaker : Troy Lacsamana
Coordinator of Aklatang Pambata
“Setting up a Community Library”

Prof. Leonor Diaz
Reading Department, UP College of Education
“Choosing Books for Certain Ages”

Andrea Pasion-Flores
Executive Director, NBDB
“Organizing Library and Reading Events”

Zarah Gagatiga
Librarian Sector Representative, PBBY
“Taming the Web : Web-enhanced Teaching for
Teachies and Newbies”

What : International Conference on “Information Access :
Internet and Libraries”
When : July 23-25, 2008
Where : City Garden Suites
1158 A. Mabini St.
Ermita, Manila
Sem Fee : PhP 3,700.00 (Live-out)
Speakers : Prof. Paul Sturges

Dr. Barbara M. Jones

Ms. Loida Garcia-Febo

Hon. Adel A. Tamano
President, Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila

Prof. Antonio M. Santos
Law Librarian and Professorial Lecturer
U.P. College of Law & School of Library & Information Studies

Organizer: PLAI and its National Capital Region Librarians Council
in cooperation with the International Federation of
Library Associations and Institutions / Committee on
Free Access to Information and Freedom of Expression
What : Seminar-Workshop on “Information Literacy (IL) and
the Librarian-Teacher Partnership”
When : July 24-25, 2008; 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Where : Walter Hogan Conference Center
Ateneo de Manila University
Katipunan Loyola Heights, Quezon City
Sem Fee : PhP 1,500.00 for CEAP members
PhP 2,000.00 for non-member
Speakers : Dr. Diljit Singh, Associate Professor
Department of Information & Library Science
Faculty of Computer Science & Information Technology,
University of Malaya, Malaysia

Lourdes T. David
Director, Rizal Library
Ateneo de Manila University

Organizer: International Federation of Library Association (IFLA)–
ALP & Catholic Educational Association of the Philippines
What : Seminar-workshop on “Information and Library Centers
Value added Service : e-library and Content Management”
When : July 25-27, 2008
Where : La Elliana Hotel, Laoag City
Sem Fee : PhP 5,000.00 (includes fare & hotel accommodation)
Organizer: Philippine Society of Librarians and Information Specialists
Integrated Society of Information Professionals of the
Philippines (ISIPP)
What : PLAI-STRLC 4th Year Anniversary Raffle Draw
When : July 27, 2008
Where : UPLB Main Library Lobby

ABC’s of Librarian’s Success in the Workplace

The Rizal librarians have scheduled an organizational meeting with forum on Saturday, May 17, 2008, 8am – 5pm at the IMC, Siena College Taytay (E. Rodriquez Avenue, Taytay, Rizal). The morning session would be devoted to the organizational meeting and election of Rizal Librarians Association officers to be followed by the Forum on the “the ABC’s of Librarian’ Success in the Workplace” with Fr. Paul M. de Vera as Resource Speaker in the afternoon.

The forum is open to all librarians and information professionals in the Province of Rizal*.

Registration fee is PHP 250.00 per participant. It will cover the cost of two snacks, lunch and the certificate.

For inquiries, please contact the following:

Loida J. Cordoba 658-87-65 / 660-47-62 loc. 125
Cellphone No. 0915-271-2547
Email balongtonialen(at)yahoo(dot)com

Wilma A. Luna 658-87-65/660- 47-62 LOC. 118
Cellphone No. 0917-375-8690
Email wilmaluna_11(at)yahoo(dot)com

Maria Loida E. Dolores 658-87-65/660- 47-62 loc. 122
Cellphone No. 0910-360-0690
Email marialoidadolores(at)yahoo(dot)com

Roselyn Madia 658-87-65/660- 47-62 loc. 122
Cellphone No. 0906-534-2648
Email rosemadia(at)yahoo(dot)com

*one of 10 provinces that comprised the PLAI-STRLC.