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Librarian Events for May 2008

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What : UPLSAA 58th Alumni Homecoming and General Assembly

Theme : “The Roadmap to Philippine Librarianship : A Glimpse of the Past and Visions of the Future”
When : May 2, 2008 (Fri), 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Where : UP Balay Kalinaw

Tickets : PhP 250.00 (inclusive of dinner and raffle ticket). Registration starts at 4:30 pm

Contact Eimee Lagrama at 0917-5081877 or 918-8500 loc. 2855 or emang796(at)yahoo(dot)com for details

Speaker : Prof. Rosa M. Vallejo, former Dean
UP-School of Library and Information Studies
update
9 May 08
Igor uploaded the photos taken. Click here .
What : Acting and Reading Technique In StoryTelling (ARTIST) Workshop
When : May 3-4, 2008 ; 8:30 – 5:00 pm
Where : 5/F,National Library of the Philippines
T. M. Kalaw Ave. , Ermita, Manila
Sem Fee : PhP 500.00
For confirmation and more details, please contact
0917.539.2630 ; (02) 535.4689
Email : alitaptapstorytellers(at)yahoo(dot)com
What : Seminar-Workshop on “Basic Library Management”
When : May 7-9, 2008* (POSTPONED)

*Tentatively re-set to May 26-28, 2008

Where : Silang Central School
Silang, Cavite
Speakers : Ruben Marasigan
Rene Manlangit
Roderick Ramos
Marcial Batiancila
Sonia M. Gementiza
Organizer: Cavite Librarians Association, Inc. (CLASS)*

*Chapter member of PLAI-STRLC.

What : Seminar on “Collection Development for a Financially Challenged Library”
When : May 7-9, 2008
Where : Hotel Supreme
Magsaysay Avenue, Baguio City
Sem Fee : PhP 4,800.00 (Live-in)
PhP 4,000.00 (Live-out)
PhP 3,800.00 (Accompanying person)
Organizer: Association of Special Libraries of the Philippines (ASLP)
What : Seminar on “Personality Enhancement”
When : May 8-9, 2008
Where : Audio Visual Room
Davao Doctors College
Organizer: Davao Private School Librarians Association, Inc. (DPSLA)
What : Forum on “Handling Donations and Outsourcing Web Sites” and visit of the Tomas Jefferson Information Center at the American Embassy
When : May 13, 2008 (Tue)
Where : PLAI Office (AM Session)
3/F The National Library
T.M. Kalaw, Ermita, Manila

PAS Multi-Purpose Room (PM Session)
U.S. Embassy
Ermita, Manila

Sem Fee : PhP 500.00*

*Limited to 35 slot only and RSVP on or before May 10, 2008 (Sat)

Organizer: PNU-LISAA
What : 2nd Conference on the Teaching of Library and Information Science

Theme: “Exploring Content, Collaboration and Pedagogies in Teaching LIS : Emerging Issues”

When : May 15-16, 2008
Where : General Reference Section
Learning and Information Center
University of Mindanao
Bolton Street, Davao City
Sem Fee : PhP 1000.00 (Librarians and graduate students)
PhP 500.00 (Undergrad LIS students)
Organizer: Mindanao Alliance of Educators of Library and Information Science (MAELIS)

What : Seminar on “Library 2.0 : Challenges and Prospects for Information Professionals”
When : May 16-17, 2008
Where : DLSU-Dasmariñas
Dasmariñas, Cavite
Sem Fee : PhP 1,000.00 (Live-out)
PhP 2,000.00 (Live-in)
Organizer: NOCEI-Library Committee
What : 1-Day Forum on “The ABC’s of Librarian’s Success in the Workplace
When : May 17, 2008 (Sat)
Where : Seina College Taytay
E. Rodriquez Avenue, Taytay, Rizal
Speaker : Fr. Paul de Vera
Sem Fee : PhP 250.00
What : Seminar-Workshop on “Developing Institutional Archives in Libraries”
When : May 19-20, 2008
Where : AKAP International,
126 A-1 2nd Road, Quezon Hill
Baguio City
Sem Fee : PhP 2,500.00
Spearker : Ms Iyra S. Buenrostro
Faculty Member, UP-SLIS
Organizer: Center for Human Research and Development Foundation, Inc. (CHRDF)
What : ALBASA “35th Annual General Assembly
When : May 20-22, 2008
Where : Cebu Grand Convention Center
Banilad, Cebu City
Organizer: Academic Libraries Book Acquisition Systems Association (ALBASA)
What : “Lakad-Dunong : IL walk for a Cause” (am)
Forum on “Basic IL for Teachers and Librarians” (pm)
When : May 22, 2008 (Thu)
Where : Lakad-Dunong : Baker Hall Ground, UPLB, Laguna (6am)

Forum: Lecture Hall, College of Veterinary Medicine, UPLB, Laguna (1pm)

Sem Fee : Lakad-Dunong and Forum: PhP 500.00 (inclusive of t-shirt, lunch and snacks, raffle, certificates, handouts)

Lakad-Dunong only: PhP 300.00
Forum only: PhP 200.00

Organizer: Association of Laguna Librarians (ALL)*

*Chapter member of PLAI-STRLC.

What : Seminar-Workshop on “Enhancing the Capacity
of Information Professionals for Effective Agricultural Information Management, Sharing, and Dissemination”
When : May 22-23, 2008
Where : Multipurpose Room, Multimedia Center
Silliman University
Dumaguete City
Sem Fee : PhP 2,500 (Live-in)
Organizer: Agricultural Librarians Association of the Philippines (ALAP) in cooperation with FAO
What: 2nd Regional Convention for Caraga Librarians

Theme: “The Role of Libraries and Library Professionals in E-Learning : a Continuing Awareness”

When : May 22-24, 2008
Where : AVR, Surigao Educational Center (SEC)
Surigao City
Sem Fee : PhP 2,000.00
Organizer: Caraga Librarians and Libraries Association (CLLA), Inc.

What : Seminar on “E-Learning and D-World : Giving School Libraries / Media Centers the Cutting Edge”
When : May 26-27, 2008
Where : Conference Hall
Social Development Complex
Ateneo de Manila University
Loyola Heights, Quezon City
Sem Fee : PhP 1,500.00
Organizer: Educational Media Center of the Ateneo de Manila High School

For further information or confirmation: please contact Ms. Julie Ann Bernardo at 426-6001 local 6206, fax no. 426-5914 or e-mail eperalejo(at)ateneo(dot) edu not later than May 15, 2008.

What : General Assembly and Forum on “Implications of R.A. 9246 on LIS Education,”
When : May 28, 2008 (Wed), 9 am – 12 nn
Where : UP-School of Library and Information Studies Diliman, Quezon
Organizer: Philippine Association of Teachers of Library and Information Science, Inc.
What : Seminar on “Learning and Re-Learning Technical Services in Libraries”
When : May 28-29, 2008 (Wed-Thu)
Where : Multi Purpose Hall
University of the Assumption
Del Pilar, San Fernando City, Pampanga
Sem Fee : PhP 3,000. 00 (Live-out)
Organizer: PLAI-CLRLC
What : 12th National Conference on “Convergence : Records Management and Information Technology”
When : May 28-30, 2008
Where :

The Heritage Hotel
Roxas Blvd., Cor.
EDSA, Pasay City
Sem Fee : PhP 3,900.00 (Live-out)
Organizer: Philippine Records Management Association, Inc. (PRMA)
What : EISI 13th Machine Readable Cataloging (MARC21) Workshop
When : May 29-30, 2008
Where : Saint Louis College (SLC)-La Union
Lingsat, San Fernando City
Organizer: Electronic Information Solutions, Inc. (EISI)
What : 1st MegaTEXTS Phils Book Fair
When : May 29-30, 2008
Where : Ballroom 2
Renaissance Hotel
Makati City

with lecture/forum on Intellectual Property (1st day) and Stress Management (2nd day) and MT e-product presentation.

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Librarian Events for May 2008

UPDATED as of 21 May 2008
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UPDATED as of 28 April 2008
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What : UPLSAA 58th Alumni Homecoming and General Assembly

Theme : “The Roadmap to Philippine Librarianship : A Glimpse of the Past and Visions of the Future”
When : May 2, 2008 (Fri), 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Where : UP Balay Kalinaw

Tickets : PhP 250.00 (inclusive of dinner and raffle ticket). Registration starts at 4:30 pm

Contact Eimee Lagrama at 0917-5081877 or 918-8500 loc. 2855 or emang796(at)yahoo(dot)com for details

Speaker : Prof. Rosa M. Vallejo, former Dean
UP-School of Library and Information Studies
update
9 May 08
Igor uploaded the photos taken. Click here .
What : Acting and Reading Technique In StoryTelling (ARTIST) Workshop
When : May 3-4, 2008 ; 8:30 – 5:00 pm
Where : 5/F,National Library of the Philippines
T. M. Kalaw Ave. , Ermita, Manila
Sem Fee : PhP 500.00
For confirmation and more details, please contact
0917.539.2630 ; (02) 535.4689
Email : alitaptapstorytellers(at)yahoo(dot)com
What : Seminar-Workshop on “Basic Library Management”
When : May 7-9, 2008* (POSTPONED)

*Tentatively re-set to May 26-28, 2008

Where : Silang Central School
Silang, Cavite
Speakers : Ruben Marasigan
Rene Manlangit
Roderick Ramos
Marcial Batiancila
Sonia M. Gementiza
Organizer: Cavite Librarians Association, Inc. (CLASS)*

*Chapter member of PLAI-STRLC.

What : Seminar on “Collection Development for a Financially Challenged Library”
When : May 7-9, 2008
Where : Hotel Supreme
Magsaysay Avenue, Baguio City
Sem Fee : PhP 4,800.00 (Live-in)
PhP 4,000.00 (Live-out)
PhP 3,800.00 (Accompanying person)
Organizer: Association of Special Libraries of the Philippines (ASLP)
What : Seminar on “Personality Enhancement”
When : May 8-9, 2008
Where : Audio Visual Room
Davao Doctors College
Organizer: Davao Private School Librarians Association, Inc. (DPSLA)
What : Forum on “Handling Donations and Outsourcing Web Sites” and visit of the Tomas Jefferson Information Center at the American Embassy
When : May 13, 2008 (Tue)
Where : PLAI Office (AM Session)
3/F The National Library
T.M. Kalaw, Ermita, Manila

PAS Multi-Purpose Room (PM Session)
U.S. Embassy
Ermita, Manila

Sem Fee : PhP 500.00*

*Limited to 35 slot only and RSVP on or before May 10, 2008 (Sat)

Organizer: PNU-LISAA
What : 2nd Conference on the Teaching of Library and Information Science

Theme: “Exploring Content, Collaboration and Pedagogies in Teaching LIS : Emerging Issues”

When : May 15-16, 2008
Where : General Reference Section
Learning and Information Center
University of Mindanao
Bolton Street, Davao City
Sem Fee : PhP 1000.00 (Librarians and graduate students)
PhP 500.00 (Undergrad LIS students)
Organizer: Mindanao Alliance of Educators of Library and Information Science (MAELIS)

What : Seminar on “Library 2.0 : Challenges and Prospects for Information Professionals”
When : May 16-17, 2008
Where : DLSU-Dasmariñas
Dasmariñas, Cavite
Sem Fee : PhP 1,000.00 (Live-out)
PhP 2,000.00 (Live-in)
Organizer: NOCEI-Library Committee
What : 1-Day Forum on “The ABC’s of Librarian’s Success in the Workplace
When : May 17, 2008 (Sat)
Where : Seina College Taytay
E. Rodriquez Avenue, Taytay, Rizal
Speaker : Fr. Paul de Vera
Sem Fee : PhP 250.00
What : Seminar-Workshop on “Developing Institutional Archives in Libraries”
When : May 19-20, 2008
Where : AKAP International,
126 A-1 2nd Road, Quezon Hill
Baguio City
Sem Fee : PhP 2,500.00
Spearker : Ms Iyra S. Buenrostro
Faculty Member, UP-SLIS
Organizer: Center for Human Research and Development Foundation, Inc. (CHRDF)
What : ALBASA “35th Annual General Assembly
When : May 20-22, 2008
Where : Cebu Grand Convention Center
Banilad, Cebu City
Organizer: Academic Libraries Book Acquisition Systems Association (ALBASA)
What : “Lakad-Dunong : IL walk for a Cause” (am)
Forum on “Basic IL for Teachers and Librarians” (pm)
When : May 22, 2008 (Thu)
Where : Lakad-Dunong : Baker Hall Ground, UPLB, Laguna (6am)

Forum: Lecture Hall, College of Veterinary Medicine, UPLB, Laguna (1pm)

Sem Fee : Lakad-Dunong and Forum: PhP 500.00 (inclusive of t-shirt, lunch and snacks, raffle, certificates, handouts)

Lakad-Dunong only: PhP 300.00
Forum only: PhP 200.00

Organizer: Association of Laguna Librarians (ALL)*

*Chapter member of PLAI-STRLC.

What : Seminar-Workshop on “Enhancing the Capacity
of Information Professionals for Effective Agricultural Information Management, Sharing, and Dissemination”
When : May 22-23, 2008
Where : Multipurpose Room, Multimedia Center
Silliman University
Dumaguete City
Sem Fee : PhP 2,500 (Live-in)
Organizer: Agricultural Librarians Association of the Philippines (ALAP) in cooperation with FAO
What: 2nd Regional Convention for Caraga Librarians

Theme: “The Role of Libraries and Library Professionals in E-Learning : a Continuing Awareness”

When : May 22-24, 2008
Where : AVR, Surigao Educational Center (SEC)
Surigao City
Sem Fee : PhP 2,000.00
Organizer: Caraga Librarians and Libraries Association (CLLA), Inc.

What : Seminar on “E-Learning and D-World : Giving School Libraries / Media Centers the Cutting Edge”
When : May 26-27, 2008
Where : Conference Hall
Social Development Complex
Ateneo de Manila University
Loyola Heights, Quezon City
Sem Fee : PhP 1,500.00
Organizer: Educational Media Center of the Ateneo de Manila High School

For further information or confirmation: please contact Ms. Julie Ann Bernardo at 426-6001 local 6206, fax no. 426-5914 or e-mail eperalejo(at)ateneo(dot) edu not later than May 15, 2008.

What : General Assembly and Forum on “Implications of R.A. 9246 on LIS Education,”
When : May 28, 2008 (Wed), 9 am – 12 nn
Where : UP-School of Library and Information Studies Diliman, Quezon
Organizer: Philippine Association of Teachers of Library and Information Science, Inc.
What : Seminar on “Learning and Re-Learning Technical Services in Libraries”
When : May 28-29, 2008 (Wed-Thu)
Where : Multi Purpose Hall
University of the Assumption
Del Pilar, San Fernando City, Pampanga
Sem Fee : PhP 3,000. 00 (Live-out)
Organizer: PLAI-CLRLC
What : 12th National Conference on “Convergence : Records Management and Information Technology”
When : May 28-30, 2008
Where :

The Heritage Hotel
Roxas Blvd., Cor.
EDSA, Pasay City
Sem Fee : PhP 3,900.00 (Live-out)
Organizer: Philippine Records Management Association, Inc. (PRMA)
What : EISI 13th Machine Readable Cataloging (MARC21) Workshop
When : May 29-30, 2008
Where : Saint Louis College (SLC)-La Union
Lingsat, San Fernando City
Organizer: Electronic Information Solutions, Inc. (EISI)
What : 1st MegaTEXTS Phils Book Fair
When : May 29-30, 2008
Where : Ballroom 2
Renaissance Hotel
Makati City

with lecture/forum on Intellectual Property (1st day) and Stress Management (2nd day) and MT e-product presentation.

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"W.A.V.E." in the Library Workplace

The Librarians Association of Batangas (LAB) has organized a Forum and 2nd General Assembly entitled “Work, Attitudes, Values and Effectiveness (W.A.V.E.) in the Library Workplace” set on April 18, 2008 from 8:00a.m. to 4:00p.m. at De La Salle Lipa, Lipa City, Batangas. The guest speaker will be Mr. Arnold Capuloy, Director for Linkages and International Relations of De La Salle Lipa.

Registration will start at 7:00a.m. A forum fee of Php300.00 will be collected to cover snacks, lunch, kit and certificate.

Interested individuals can confirm their attendance on or before 14 April 2008. Please contact any of the following for your confirmation:

Lilian C. Rabino /De La Salle Lipa
09198542534, (043) 756-5555 loc 230
lilian.rabino(at)dlsl(dot)edu(dot)ph

Rosita V. Masangkay /Batangas Provincial Library
09194606603, rose.lib06(at)yahoo(dot)com

Cristeta D. Villena / RTC Library
09208361212, tita_villena(at)yahoo(dot)com(dot)ph

Edna F. Popan / FAITH
09198790182 / (043) 778-0656
ednapopan(at)yahoo(dot)com

Librarian Events for April 2008

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What : NOCEI-Library Committee Meeting
When : April 3, 2008 (Thu)
Where : University of Perpetual Help
Biñan, Laguna
What : Seminar-Workshop* on “Trends and Issues Affecting Information in Learning Resource Center”

*with mini-Bookfair, and evening fellowship

When : April 3-4, 2008 (Thu-Fri)
Where : Lourdes College, Cagayan de Oro City
Speakers : Prof. Salvacion M. Arlante, UP
“Technological Implementation in Philippine
Libraries : Issues and Concerns”

Prof.Ed Quiros, TNL
“Popular Websites in Information Search
and Discovery”

Dir. Prudenciana C. Cruz, TNL
“Enhancing Research through the Philippine e-Lib”

Dr. Marianita D. Dablio, MSU
“Challenges of Librarians and Information Specialist”

Organizer : PLAI in cooperation with the Religious of the
Virgin Mary Education Ministry Commission
What : PLAI-National Monthly Meeting
When : April 14, 2008
Where : The National Library
Ermita, Manila
What : PLAI-STRLC Regular Monthly Meeting
When : April 15, 2008
Where : Manuel S. Enverga University Foundation
Lucena City
What : Forum on “Metadata 101”
When : April 16, 2008 (Wed); 2 – 5 pm
Where : Ortigas Foundation Library
Ortigas Center, Pasig City
Sem Fee PhP 200.00 (for professionals)
PhP 100.00 (for students)
Organizer: Association of Special Libraries of the Philippines (ASLP)
What : Lecture-Forum on “Implications of RA 9246 : A Re-visit in the Light of Contemporary Challenges”
When : April 16, 2008 (Wed)
Where : AV Theater, BED Bldg.,
University of Perpetual Help System Jonelta-GMA Campus
San Gabriel, GMA, Cavite
Sem Fee : PhP 200.00
Speakers : Ms Corazon M. Nera
Chair, BFL

Atty. Antonio M. Santos
Chair, NCCA-NCLIS

What : 16th Summer Institute on Information Science
on “Digitization of Documents for Greater Access”
When : April 22-25, 20081, 2, 3
1originally posted Apr 14-18, 2008
2announced POSTPONED! (as of 07 Mar 08)
3new schedule announce via email (as of 13 Mar 08)
Where : Benguet State University
La Trinidad, Benguet
Sem Fee : PhP 5,700.00 (Live-in)
PhP 4,500.00 (Live-out)
Organizer : U.P. School of Library & Information Studies
For reservation & further information, call

981-8500 locals 2869, 2870, 2871, or e-mail: gmbg62674(at)yahoo(dot)com
shelly.bayang(at)up(dot)edu(dot)ph

What : 2-day Seminar on “Acquisition and Organization of Electronic Resources in Library Services
When : April 16-17, 2008 [please confirm your reservation on or before Apr 9, 2008].
Where : CSB Hotel, 2nd Floor Angelo King Bldg, Arellano Ave cor Estrada St, Malate, Manila
Sem Fee : PhP 1,500.00 (Live-in)
Organizer : University of Santo Tomas Library Science Alumni Association (USTLSAA)
For reservation & further information, contact: Sally Tuason (02)531-8031 loc 15 or 65 sally(dot)tuason(at)jru(dot)edu;
Cynthia Cordova (02)524-4611 loc 566 or 568 cordovac(at)dlsu(dot)edu(dot)ph;
Marivic Usita (02)406-1611 loc 8343
mgusita(at)mnl(dot)ust(dot)edu(dot)ph
What : Forum and General Assembly entitled ” Work,
Attitudes, Values and Effectiveness (W.A.V.E.)
in the Library Workplace”
When : April 18, 2008 (Fri) 8-4 pm
Where : De La Salle Lipa
Lipa City, Batangas
Sem Fee : PhP 300.00
Mr. Arnold Capuloy
Director for Linkages & International Relations
De La Salle Lipa.
Organizer : Librarians’ Association of Batangas (LAB)*

*Chapter member of PLAI-STRLC.

What : World Book and Copyright Day
When : April 23, 2008
What : Seminar on “Partnering for Successful Library and Information Services”
When : April 21-23, 2008
Where : Asturias Hotel, South National H-way, Tiniguiban,
Puerto Princesa City, Palawan
Sem fee : PhP 4,900.00 (Live-in) inclusive of 3days/2nights
hotel accommodation with meals/snacks, kits,
certificates of participation and attendance.

PhP 4,000.00 (Live-out) inclusive of the same
entitlements except breakfast and dinner.

Optional Tours (Additional Fee)

• Underground River Adventure – PhP 1,300
(whole day tour: 7am-4pm; rate includes van &
boat transfers, entrance fees and licensed tour guide)

Honda Bay Island Hopping – PhP 900.00

• City Tour – P500.00 (half-day tour – Crocodile
farm, butterfly garden, Iwahig Penal Colony,
Mitra’s ranch, etc.

Speakers : Prof. Jules Winterton
Associate Director and Librarian
Institute of Advanced Legal Studies
University of London, England

Prof. Holger Knudsen
Library Director, Max Planck Institute for Foreign
Private Law & Private International Law, Germany

Dr. Lilia R. Austriaco
Professor and Dean, College of Engineering
Angeles University, Angeles City, Philippines

Dr. Maria Laosunthara
Srinakharinwirot University, Thailand

Organizer: Philippine Group of Law Librarians (PGLL)
What : PLAI-BRLC Members Lakbay-Aral [Tour]
When : April 21-25, 2008
Where : Baguio-Pangasinan-Manila
Organizer: PLAI-BRLC
What : Study Visit of Libraries, Museums and
Tourist Spots [4 days, 3 Nights]
When : April 22-25, 2008
Where : Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam
Organizer: Philippine Librarians Association, Inc. (PLAI) in cooperation with the CONSAL XIV Executive Board Members from the Philippines
Coordinators: Marianne and Armie
The National Library
Tel No.5251748

Malou of PLAI at Tel No.5259401 or

Jeng of Esquire Travel Corporation
Tel Nos. 5256298,5212907,5214193

What : Summer Conference on “Finding Library’s Place in
the 2.0 Environment : Providing for Interactive,
Collaborative, and Multimedia web-based
Technologies, Resources & Services “
When : April 23-25, 2008 [please confirm your reservation
on or before Apr 15, 2008].
Sem Fee : PhP 4,500.00 (Live-in)
PhP 4,000.00 (Live-out)
Organizer: Philippine Association of Academic and
Research Librarians
(PAARL)

Librarian Events for April 2008

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UPDATED as of 22 Feb 2008

What : NOCEI-Library Committee Meeting
When : April 3, 2008 (Thu)
Where : University of Perpetual Help
Biñan, Laguna
What : Seminar-Workshop* on “Trends and Issues Affecting Information in Learning Resource Center”

*with mini-Bookfair, and evening fellowship

When : April 3-4, 2008 (Thu-Fri)
Where : Lourdes College, Cagayan de Oro City
Speakers : Prof. Salvacion M. Arlante, UP
“Technological Implementation in Philippine
Libraries : Issues and Concerns”

Prof.Ed Quiros, TNL
“Popular Websites in Information Search
and Discovery”

Dir. Prudenciana C. Cruz, TNL
“Enhancing Research through the Philippine e-Lib”

Dr. Marianita D. Dablio, MSU
“Challenges of Librarians and Information Specialist”

Organizer : PLAI in cooperation with the Religious of the
Virgin Mary Education Ministry Commission
What : PLAI-National Monthly Meeting
When : April 14, 2008
Where : The National Library
Ermita, Manila
What : PLAI-STRLC Regular Monthly Meeting
When : April 15, 2008
Where : Manuel S. Enverga University Foundation
Lucena City
What : Forum on “Metadata 101”
When : April 16, 2008 (Wed); 2 – 5 pm
Where : Ortigas Foundation Library
Ortigas Center, Pasig City
Sem Fee PhP 200.00 (for professionals)
PhP 100.00 (for students)
Organizer: Association of Special Libraries of the Philippines (ASLP)
What : Lecture-Forum on “Implications of RA 9246 : A Re-visit in the Light of Contemporary Challenges”
When : April 16, 2008 (Wed)
Where : AV Theater, BED Bldg.,
University of Perpetual Help System Jonelta-GMA Campus
San Gabriel, GMA, Cavite
Sem Fee : PhP 200.00
Speakers : Ms Corazon M. Nera
Chair, BFL

Atty. Antonio M. Santos
Chair, NCCA-NCLIS

What : 16th Summer Institute on Information Science
on “Digitization of Documents for Greater Access”
When : April 22-25, 20081, 2, 3
1originally posted Apr 14-18, 2008
2announced POSTPONED! (as of 07 Mar 08)
3new schedule announce via email (as of 13 Mar 08)
Where : Benguet State University
La Trinidad, Benguet
Sem Fee : PhP 5,700.00 (Live-in)
PhP 4,500.00 (Live-out)
Organizer : U.P. School of Library & Information Studies
For reservation & further information, call

981-8500 locals 2869, 2870, 2871, or e-mail: gmbg62674(at)yahoo(dot)com
shelly.bayang(at)up(dot)edu(dot)ph

What : 2-day Seminar on “Acquisition and Organization of Electronic Resources in Library Services
When : April 16-17, 2008 [please confirm your reservation on or before Apr 9, 2008].
Where : CSB Hotel, 2nd Floor Angelo King Bldg, Arellano Ave cor Estrada St, Malate, Manila
Sem Fee : PhP 1,500.00 (Live-in)
Organizer : University of Santo Tomas Library Science Alumni Association (USTLSAA)
For reservation & further information, contact: Sally Tuason (02)531-8031 loc 15 or 65 sally(dot)tuason(at)jru(dot)edu;
Cynthia Cordova (02)524-4611 loc 566 or 568 cordovac(at)dlsu(dot)edu(dot)ph;
Marivic Usita (02)406-1611 loc 8343
mgusita(at)mnl(dot)ust(dot)edu(dot)ph
What : Forum and General Assembly entitled ” Work,
Attitudes, Values and Effectiveness (W.A.V.E.)
in the Library Workplace”
When : April 18, 2008 (Fri) 8-4 pm
Where : De La Salle Lipa
Lipa City, Batangas
Sem Fee : PhP 300.00
Mr. Arnold Capuloy
Director for Linkages & International Relations
De La Salle Lipa.
Organizer : Librarians’ Association of Batangas (LAB)*

*Chapter member of PLAI-STRLC.

What : World Book and Copyright Day
When : April 23, 2008
What : Seminar on “Partnering for Successful Library and Information Services”
When : April 21-23, 2008
Where : Asturias Hotel, South National H-way, Tiniguiban,
Puerto Princesa City, Palawan
Sem fee : PhP 4,900.00 (Live-in) inclusive of 3days/2nights
hotel accommodation with meals/snacks, kits,
certificates of participation and attendance.

PhP 4,000.00 (Live-out) inclusive of the same
entitlements except breakfast and dinner.

Optional Tours (Additional Fee)

• Underground River Adventure – PhP 1,300
(whole day tour: 7am-4pm; rate includes van &
boat transfers, entrance fees and licensed tour guide)

Honda Bay Island Hopping – PhP 900.00

• City Tour – P500.00 (half-day tour – Crocodile
farm, butterfly garden, Iwahig Penal Colony,
Mitra’s ranch, etc.

Speakers : Prof. Jules Winterton
Associate Director and Librarian
Institute of Advanced Legal Studies
University of London, England

Prof. Holger Knudsen
Library Director, Max Planck Institute for Foreign
Private Law & Private International Law, Germany

Dr. Lilia R. Austriaco
Professor and Dean, College of Engineering
Angeles University, Angeles City, Philippines

Dr. Maria Laosunthara
Srinakharinwirot University, Thailand

Organizer: Philippine Group of Law Librarians (PGLL)
What : PLAI-BRLC Members Lakbay-Aral [Tour]
When : April 21-25, 2008
Where : Baguio-Pangasinan-Manila
Organizer: PLAI-BRLC
What : Study Visit of Libraries, Museums and
Tourist Spots [4 days, 3 Nights]
When : April 22-25, 2008
Where : Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam
Organizer: Philippine Librarians Association, Inc. (PLAI) in cooperation with the CONSAL XIV Executive Board Members from the Philippines
Coordinators: Marianne and Armie
The National Library
Tel No.5251748

Malou of PLAI at Tel No.5259401 or

Jeng of Esquire Travel Corporation
Tel Nos. 5256298,5212907,5214193

What : Summer Conference on “Finding Library’s Place in
the 2.0 Environment : Providing for Interactive,
Collaborative, and Multimedia web-based
Technologies, Resources & Services “
When : April 23-25, 2008 [please confirm your reservation
on or before Apr 15, 2008].
Sem Fee : PhP 4,500.00 (Live-in)
PhP 4,000.00 (Live-out)
Organizer: Philippine Association of Academic and
Research Librarians
(PAARL)

Librarian Events for March 2008

UPDATED as of 12 Mar 2008
UPDATED as of 22 Feb 2008
UPDATED as of 15 Feb 2008
UPDATED as of 12 Feb 2008

What : Lecture-Forum on “Developing New Skills, Competencies and Improved Attitudes : a Manifesto for Today’s Librarians”
When : March 4, 2008 (Tue) ; 8-12nn
Where : Jose Rizal University Auditorium
Speakers : Dr. Allan B. de Guzman
University of Santo Tomas

Prof. Rosa M. Vallejo
Retired Dean, UP-SLIS

Sem Fee : PhP 200.00
PhP 100.00 (undergraduate students)
Organizer: Philippine Foundation for Library Scholarship, Inc. (PFLSI)
Contact
Details :
Ms. Sally C. Tuason, JRU Library
Tel. no. 531-8031 loc. 65
email : sally.tuason(at)jru(dot)edu

Ms. Lilia T. Lardizabal, JRU Library
email : lilia.lardizabal(at)jru(dot).edu

Mr. R. Dante O. Perez
email : rdanteoperez(at)yahoo(dot)com

What : Lecture/Forum on “Web 2.0 : What’s In It
For Us?”
When : March 5, 2008 (Wed) 1:00 pm
Where : UP-School of Library and Information Studies
3/F Gonzalez Hall
UP Diliman, QC
Sem Fee : PhP 200.00 (non-UPLSAA member)
PhP 100.00 (UPLSAA member/Grad students)
PhP 50.00 (undergrad students)
Speaker : Mr. Jonas R. Delos Reyes
Head, e-Commerce Department
Yehey.com
Oganizer: UPLSAA

For inquiries :
Call Ms Eimee Lagrama
981-8500 loc. 2860 or

Ms Carina Samaniego
426-5921*

*erroneously posted earlier as 426-5932

What : Forum on “Love : the Foundational Virtue of Service and Commitment”
When : March 6, 2008 (Thu); 9am – 12 noon
Where : Bridges Bookstore (formerly Goodwill Bookstore), Ground Floor, Glorietta 3, Ayala Center, Makati City
Sem Fee : PhP 100.00 (PAARL members)
PhP 150.00 (non-members)
PhP 50.00 (undergraduate students)
Speaker : Melo Villaroman, Jr.
Full time mission volunteer
Couples for Christ and Gawad Kalinga
Organizer: Philippine Association of Academic and Research Librarians (PAARL)
What : Workshop on “Machine-Readable Cataloging (MARC)”
When : March 6-7, 2008 [4th ed. of the MARC21 Workshop Reloaded series]
Where : Carlos Dominguez Conference Hall, LRC Bldg., Ateneo de Zamboanga University, Zamboanga City
Sem Fee : PhP 3,700.00 (2 days)
PhP 1,850.00 (1 day)
Organizer: Electronic Information Solutions Inc, in partnership with the Ateneo de Zamboanga University library
For further information & invite, click here
What : One-day seminar on “Collection Management in the Digital Age”
When : March 7, 2008 (Fri)
Where : University of the East, Instructional Research Center, 2nd Floor Education Building, C.M. Recto Manila
Sem Fee : PhP 500.00 (Non_UELSAAI members)
PhP 450.00 (UE alumni)
PhP 300.00 (students)
Speaker : Dr. Juan C. Buenrostro
Chief Librarian, Baliuag University
Prof, UE, CAS & Grad School
Prof, Baliuag Univ, School of Graduate Studies
Organizer: University of the East Library Science Alumni
Association, Inc. (UELSAAI)
What : PLAI-National Monthly Meeting
When : March 10, 2008 (Mon)
Where : The National Library
Ermita, Manila
What : Forum on “Women Wellness and Medical Services”
When : March 11, 2008
Where : The National Library, 3rd Floor Library
T.M. Kalaw St., Ermita Manila
Organizer: National Library and the Philippine Librarians Association, Inc. in cooperation with the Philippine Sport for ALL Association International
What : 29th GAB Memorial Lecture Series
When : March 14, 2008 (Fri) 9 am
Where : U.P. Balay Kalinaw, Conference Hall
Diliman, Quezon City
Speaker : Mr. Manuel L. Quezon III
Host and Writer

Topic : “The Library in a Changing Age of Information

The Gabriel A. Bernardo Memorial Lecture Series is held annually in honor of the late Prof. Gabriel A. Bernardo, the doyen of Philippine Librarianship. He devoted his whole life to the development of librarianship and the training of hundreds of Filipino librarians.
Organizer: UP-School of Library and Information Studies (UPSLIS), in cooperation with the UP-School of Library and Information Studies Student Council (UPSLIS SC), UP-Library and Information Science Students Association (UPLISSA); UP-Future Library And Information Professionals of the Philippines (U.P. FLIPP) and the UP-Library Science Alumni Association (UPLSAA)
What : ALL – Officers Meeting
When : March 17, 2008
Where : UPLB-Main Library
College, Los Baños, Laguna
What : PLAI-STRLC Regular Monthly Meeting
When : March 18, 2008 (Tue)
Where : San Pablo Colleges
San Pablo City, Laguna
What : QLA – Executive Officers Meeting
When : March 19, 2008
Where : MSEUF-Lucena
What : Seminar-Workshop on “Archives Management :
Principles and Techniques”
When : March 26-28, 2008
Where : College of Public Health Auditorium, UP Manila,
Pedro Gil St., Ermita, Manila
Sem Fee : PhP 3,000.00
Organizer: South Manila Inter-Institutional Consortium (SMI-IC)

Librarian Events for March 2008

UPDATED as of 12 Mar 2008
UPDATED as of 22 Feb 2008
UPDATED as of 15 Feb 2008
UPDATED as of 12 Feb 2008

What : Lecture-Forum on “Developing New Skills, Competencies and Improved Attitudes : a Manifesto for Today’s Librarians”
When : March 4, 2008 (Tue) ; 8-12nn
Where : Jose Rizal University Auditorium
Speakers : Dr. Allan B. de Guzman
University of Santo Tomas

Prof. Rosa M. Vallejo
Retired Dean, UP-SLIS

Sem Fee : PhP 200.00
PhP 100.00 (undergraduate students)
Organizer: Philippine Foundation for Library Scholarship, Inc. (PFLSI)
Contact
Details :
Ms. Sally C. Tuason, JRU Library
Tel. no. 531-8031 loc. 65
email : sally.tuason(at)jru(dot)edu

Ms. Lilia T. Lardizabal, JRU Library
email : lilia.lardizabal(at)jru(dot).edu

Mr. R. Dante O. Perez
email : rdanteoperez(at)yahoo(dot)com

What : Lecture/Forum on “Web 2.0 : What’s In It
For Us?”
When : March 5, 2008 (Wed) 1:00 pm
Where : UP-School of Library and Information Studies
3/F Gonzalez Hall
UP Diliman, QC
Sem Fee : PhP 200.00 (non-UPLSAA member)
PhP 100.00 (UPLSAA member/Grad students)
PhP 50.00 (undergrad students)
Speaker : Mr. Jonas R. Delos Reyes
Head, e-Commerce Department
Yehey.com
Oganizer: UPLSAA

For inquiries :
Call Ms Eimee Lagrama
981-8500 loc. 2860 or

Ms Carina Samaniego
426-5921*

*erroneously posted earlier as 426-5932

What : Forum on “Love : the Foundational Virtue of Service and Commitment”
When : March 6, 2008 (Thu); 9am – 12 noon
Where : Bridges Bookstore (formerly Goodwill Bookstore), Ground Floor, Glorietta 3, Ayala Center, Makati City
Sem Fee : PhP 100.00 (PAARL members)
PhP 150.00 (non-members)
PhP 50.00 (undergraduate students)
Speaker : Melo Villaroman, Jr.
Full time mission volunteer
Couples for Christ and Gawad Kalinga
Organizer: Philippine Association of Academic and Research Librarians (PAARL)
What : Workshop on “Machine-Readable Cataloging (MARC)”
When : March 6-7, 2008 [4th ed. of the MARC21 Workshop Reloaded series]
Where : Carlos Dominguez Conference Hall, LRC Bldg., Ateneo de Zamboanga University, Zamboanga City
Sem Fee : PhP 3,700.00 (2 days)
PhP 1,850.00 (1 day)
Organizer: Electronic Information Solutions Inc, in partnership with the Ateneo de Zamboanga University library
For further information & invite, click here
What : One-day seminar on “Collection Management in the Digital Age”
When : March 7, 2008 (Fri)
Where : University of the East, Instructional Research Center, 2nd Floor Education Building, C.M. Recto Manila
Sem Fee : PhP 500.00 (Non_UELSAAI members)
PhP 450.00 (UE alumni)
PhP 300.00 (students)
Speaker : Dr. Juan C. Buenrostro
Chief Librarian, Baliuag University
Prof, UE, CAS & Grad School
Prof, Baliuag Univ, School of Graduate Studies
Organizer: University of the East Library Science Alumni
Association, Inc. (UELSAAI)
What : PLAI-National Monthly Meeting
When : March 10, 2008 (Mon)
Where : The National Library
Ermita, Manila
What : Forum on “Women Wellness and Medical Services”
When : March 11, 2008
Where : The National Library, 3rd Floor Library
T.M. Kalaw St., Ermita Manila
Organizer: National Library and the Philippine Librarians Association, Inc. in cooperation with the Philippine Sport for ALL Association International
What : 29th GAB Memorial Lecture Series
When : March 14, 2008 (Fri) 9 am
Where : U.P. Balay Kalinaw, Conference Hall
Diliman, Quezon City
Speaker : Mr. Manuel L. Quezon III
Host and Writer

Topic : “The Library in a Changing Age of Information

The Gabriel A. Bernardo Memorial Lecture Series is held annually in honor of the late Prof. Gabriel A. Bernardo, the doyen of Philippine Librarianship. He devoted his whole life to the development of librarianship and the training of hundreds of Filipino librarians.
Organizer: UP-School of Library and Information Studies (UPSLIS), in cooperation with the UP-School of Library and Information Studies Student Council (UPSLIS SC), UP-Library and Information Science Students Association (UPLISSA); UP-Future Library And Information Professionals of the Philippines (U.P. FLIPP) and the UP-Library Science Alumni Association (UPLSAA)
What : ALL – Officers Meeting
When : March 17, 2008
Where : UPLB-Main Library
College, Los Baños, Laguna
What : PLAI-STRLC Regular Monthly Meeting
When : March 18, 2008 (Tue)
Where : San Pablo Colleges
San Pablo City, Laguna
What : QLA – Executive Officers Meeting
When : March 19, 2008
Where : MSEUF-Lucena
What : Seminar-Workshop on “Archives Management :
Principles and Techniques”
When : March 26-28, 2008
Where : College of Public Health Auditorium, UP Manila,
Pedro Gil St., Ermita, Manila
Sem Fee : PhP 3,000.00
Organizer: South Manila Inter-Institutional Consortium (SMI-IC)