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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.

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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
Accenture

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
PLAI-NCRLC
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
PLAI
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
Public
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
Teamplayers
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
Theme:
When :
Ang Batang Palabasa Dalubhasa sa Kultura
November 24-29, 2008
What : One Day Seminar on “Assessment of Library
Collection & Services, and Information Literacy
Planning
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


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Librarian Events for October 2008

UPDATED as of 23 October 2008
UPDATED as of 07 October 2008

What : International School Library Month
When : October 2008
Theme : “World Literacy and Learning Through
School Libraries
What : Seminar on “From Theories to Practice :
Mastering Key
Areas in Library and
Information Services
When : October 4-5, 2008
Where : Café Hasmin, Polytechnic University of the Philippines,
M.H. del Pilar Campus, R. Magsaysay Blvd., cor. Valencia
St., Sta. Mesa, Manila.
Sem Fee : PhP 1,000.00
Speakers : Prof. Lourdes T. David
Ms. Fe Angela M. Verzosa
Prof. Elvira B. Lapuz
Ms. Jocelyn T. Balangue

Click here for the photos taken during the seminar.

Organizer: PUP-GS MLIS Society
What : Seminar-Workshop on “Theological Librarians
Riding
the Winds of Change Part 2
When : October 12-15, 2008
Where : Mindanao Training Resource Center
Davao Medical School Foundation
Bajada, Davao City
Sem Fee: PhP 3,500.00 (Live-in)
PhP 2,500.00 (Live-out)

This year’s workshop offers three parallel
instructional tracks:

Track 1.
Website Development & Management for Libraries
Track 2.
Hands-on training on the use and management of
ICONIUM/LUNA*
Track 3.
Cataloging & Classification of Book & Non-Book Materials

*Participants of Track 2 are requested to prepare
PhP 5, 000.00 as payment for the copy of the
software/training.
Organizer: Philippine Theological Librarians Association (PTLA)
What : PLAI-BRLC General Assembly and Forum
When : October 14, 2008
Where : University of Saint Anthony
Iriga City
What : ALL Officers Meeting
When : October 14, 2008 (moved to October 29, 2008)
Where : San Pablo Colleges
San Pablo City, Laguna
What : NOCEI Library Committee Meeting
When : October 15, 2008
Where : Lyceum of the Philippines-Laguna
Calamba City, Laguna
What : Forum on “Managing the Human Side of Change
When : October 17, 2008 ; 8:00 am – 12:00 nn
Where : Plenary Hall
Kamalayan Bldg.
La Consolacion College, Manila
Sem Fee : PhP 200.00
Organizer: Mendiola Consortium – Committee on Libraries
What : Seminar-Workshop on “Current Trends and
Practices in
Filing Documents
When : October 17, 2008 (Fri) 8:00 – 12:00 noon
Where : Ortigas Foundation Library
Speaker : Dr. Angelina P. Resurreccion
Organizer: Ortigas Center Library Consortium (OCLC) Inc.
What : Seminar-Workshop on “Moving Targets :
Understanding Our Changing Landscape”
When : October 21-22, 2008
Where : Quezon City Public Library Main Bldg.
Quezon City Hall Complex
Diliman, Quezon City
Sem Fee : PhP 2,500.00
Organizer: Quezon City Librarians Association, Inc. (QCLAI)
What : Seminar on “Information Access : Techniques
& Strategies
When : October 22-24, 2008
Where : Java Hotel, Laoag City, Ilocos Norte
Sem Fee : PhP 6,800.00 (Live-in)
PhP 5,600.00 (Live-out)
PhP 4,600.00 (Accompanying person)
Organizer: Association of Special Libraries of the Philippines (ASLP)
What : National Seminar Workshop on “Scaling the
Heights of
Professional Development”
When : October 22-24, 2008
Where : Regency Inn ,Villa Abrille St., Davao City.
Sem Fee : PhP 4,900.00 (Live-in)
PhP 4,000.00 (Accompanying person)
PhP 3,500.00 (Live-out)

Only participants with confirmed reservation on or
before Oct 7, 2008 will be assured of a slot.

Organizer: PAARL
What : 2nd Seminar-Workshop on “Enhancing the
Basic Skills in School Librarianship
When : October 22-24, 2008
Where : Bulwagang Teodulfo Domingo
University of Saint Louis
Tuguegarao City, Cagayan
Sem Fee : PhP 3,000.00 + 100.00 for Tour
Organizer: Cagayan and Kalinga Apayao (CaAKAp) Librarians
Associations, Inc.
What : Seminar-Workshop on Automating Small
Libraries in the Bicol Region
When : October 23-24, 2008 ; 8 am – 5 pm
Where : James O’ Brien Library – Student Internet Center
Ateneo de Naga University
Naga City
Sem Fee : PhP 1,000.00
Speakers : Gerry Laroza
System Admin – Rizal Library
Software developer of the INFOLIB
Ateneo de Manila University

Bernardita Federico
Librarian
Ateneo de Naga University

Organizer: Ateneo de Naga University – James O’ Brien Library
What : Seminar-Workshop on “Adobe Photoshop : Basic
Operations, Tools and Functions
When : October 24, 2008 (1st batch) 8 am – 5 pm
October 27, 2008 (2nd batch) 8 am – 5 pm
Where : ICT Bldg., Rm 601
Centro Escolar University
Sem Fee : PhP 300.00
Speaker : Mr Paul Christian C. Galo
Graphic Designer – CEU
Organizer: Mendiola Consortium – Committee on Multimedia
What : Seminar onManaging Library Accreditations
When : October 24-25, 2008
Where : Highlander Hotel, Bayombong, Nueva Vizcaya
Sem Fee : PhP 3,000.00 (Live-in; Lodging only)
PhP 2,500.00 (Live-out)

Accommodation is on a first-come-first-served basis.
We would
appreciate it if you can send your
reservation on or before
October 20, 2008.
Organizer: PLAI-CaVRLC
What : Forum on “Panel Discussion with the Board
for Librarians :
Standards on Philippine
Libraries
When : October 24, 2008 ; 7:30 am – 2:30 pm
Where : Olivares College
Dr. A. Santos Avenue,
Sucat Road, Parañaque City
Sem Fee : PhP 800.00
Organizer: MUNPARLAS Library Association
What : Seminar-Workshop on “Updates on Library Operations”
When : October 25, 27-30, 2008
Where : PNU Conference Room
Organizer: PNU Dept of Library & Information Science
What : Seminar onLibrary & Information Updates
When : October 27-29, 2008
Where : St. Mary’s University, Bayombong, Nueva Vizcaya
Sem Fee : PhP 2,500.00
Organizer: Nueva Vizcaya Librarians’ Association, Inc.
SEC Registration No.
A200116145
What : Seminar-Workshop on “Conservation of
Documentary Heritage Collection
When : October 27-29, 2008
Where : Regency Inn, Villa Abrille St.
Davao City
Sem Fee : PhP 4,900.00
Organizer: Society of Filipino Archivists, Inc. in cooperation with
National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA)
What : Free Forum on “Internet Access and Internet
Use in Local Libraries
When : October 30, 2008 ; 8 am – 12 nn
Where : The National Library Auditorium
T.M. Kalaw St., Ermita, Manila

NOTE : After the forum, GA and election of NCRLC New
Set of Officers will follow.

Organizer: PLAI-NCRLC

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