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Librarian Events for November 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, and National Book Store
What : 1st Philippine Congress on
Electronic Libraries
When : November 13-14, 2008
What : Lecture Series on Ethical Accountability
When : November 17, 2008
What : Forum on “Motivating Reading
Interest of Customers
When : November 18, 2008
Where : The National Library
Organizer: Ortigas Center Library
Consortium, Inc. (OCLC)
What : National Conference on
The Multicultural Landscape of
Philippine Librarianship
When : November 20-22, 2008
Where : Grand Men Seng Hotel
Davao City
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
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 : November 24-29, 2008
What : Lecture Series on Professional
Employment Accountability
When : November 26, 2008
Organizer: PLAI-NCRLC
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 07 October 2008

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
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
Speaker : 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 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 of 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

UPDATED as of 02 October 2008
UPDATED as of 01 October 2008
UPDATED as of 15 September 2008
UPDATED as of 11 September 2008
UPDATED as of 10 September 2008

PLAI-STRLC 2008 Regional Conference and General Assembly

The Philippine Librarians Association Inc – Southern Tagalog Region Librarians Council (PLAI-STRLC) will hold its Regional Conference and General Assembly on September 24-26, 2008 at the Queen Margarette Hotel, Domoit Diversion Road, Lucena City, Quezon Province.

The theme for this year activity is Regional Conference on Empowering Librarians in the 21st Century.” It aims to stress the importance of the involvement of librarians in enabling students and its community to become critical thinkers and effective users of information in all formats and media; strengthen librarian’s understanding of the library’s basic functions and how technology has changed these basic functions; and to empower the administrators, librarians, information professionals and teacher-librarians in conquering successfully the library challenges of the 21st century.

The topics include: ABC’s of Librarians’ Success in the Workplace; Personal and Professional Competencies; Library Administration and Management; Basic Library Functions and Services; Current Trends in Information Technology as Applied to Libraries.

The conference fees are as follows: Live – out: PHP 3000.00 for member*; PhP3300.00 for non-member; (to include lunches/snacks, conference kits and certificate); Live-in: PhP3900.00 for member; PhP 4200.00 for non-member (to include 3days and 2 nights accommodation, with breakfast/dinner, in addition to seminar meals). Accompanying person: PhP 2800.00. General Assembly: PhP 500.00 (to include lunch and snacks).

For particulars and reservations please contact the following: Audrey G. Anday / U.P. Open University; tel.: (049) 536-5998 ; e-mail audreyanday[at]yahoo[dot]com; Marcial R. Batiancila / San Sebastian College-Recoletos de Cavite; tel.: (046) 431-0861; fax: (046) 431-1461 local 740; e-mail: m_batiancila[at]yahoo[dot]com: Rene B, Manlangit/ San Pablo Colleges; tel.: (049) 561-1586; e-mail: rbmanlangit[at]yahoo[dot]com; Rosario A. Villamater / Manuel S. Enverga university Foundation Library tel.:(042) 373-7542; e-mail: rosevillamater[at]yahoo[dot]com; Aurora A. Navela / Sacred Heart College Library tel.: (042) 710-3888 loc 222 email: aunavela012[at]yahoo[dot]com.

Please send/fax to us the Pre-Registration form on or before August 21, 2008

*Member is defined here as registered librarian who has paid his/her PLAI 2007 and 2008 annual membership fee or is an active member of any of the following Provincial Chapters: Cavite Librarians Association (CLASS), Quezon Librarians Association (QLA), Association of Laguna Librarians (ALL), Librarians Association of Batangas (LAB), Oriental/Occidental Mindoro Librarians Association (OMLA) and Rizal Librarians Association (RLA)

PLAI-STRLC 2008 Regional Conference and General Assembly

The Philippine Librarians Association Inc. – Southern Tagalog Region Librarians Council (PLAI-STRLC) will hold its Regional Conference and General Assembly on September 24-26, 2008 at the Queen Margarette Hotel, Domoit Diversion Road, Lucena City, Quezon Province.

The theme for this year activity is Regional Conference on Empowering Librarians in the 21st Century.” It aims to stress the importance of the involvement of librarians in enabling students and its community to become critical thinkers and effective users of information in all formats and media; strengthen librarian’s understanding of the library’s basic functions and how technology has changed these basic functions; and to empower the administrators, librarians, information professionals and teacher-librarians in conquering successfully the library challenges of the 21st century.

The topics include: ABC’s of Librarians’ Success in the Workplace; Personal and Professional Competencies; Library Administration and Management; Basic Library Functions and Services; Current Trends in Information Technology as Applied to Libraries.

The conference fees are as follows: Live – out: PHP 3000.00 for member*; PhP3300.00 for non-member; (to include lunches/snacks, conference kits and certificate); Live-in: PhP3900.00 for member; PhP 4200.00 for non-member (to include 3days and 2 nights accommodation (quadruple sharing), with breakfast/dinner, in addition to seminar meals). Accompanying person: PhP 2800.00. General Assembly: PhP 500.00 (to include lunch and snacks).

For particulars and reservations please contact the following: Audrey G. Anday / U.P. Open University; tel.: (049) 536-5998 ; e-mail audreyanday[at]yahoo[dot]com; Marcial R. Batiancila / San Sebastian College-Recoletos de Cavite; tel.: (046) 431-0861; fax: (046) 431-1461 local 740; e-mail: m_batiancila[at]yahoo[dot]com: Rene B, Manlangit/ San Pablo Colleges; tel.: (049) 561-1586; e-mail: rbmanlangit[at]yahoo[dot]com; Rosario A. Villamater / Manuel S. Enverga university Foundation Library tel.:(042) 373-7542; e-mail: rosevillamater[at]yahoo[dot]com; Aurora A. Navela / Sacred Heart College Library tel.: (042) 710-3888 loc 222 email: aunavela012[at]yahoo[dot]com.

Please send/fax to us the Pre-Registration form on or before August 21, 2008

*Member is defined here as registered librarian who has paid his/her PLAI 2007 and 2008 annual membership fee or is an active member of any of the following Provincial Chapters: Cavite Librarians Association (CLASS), Quezon Librarians Association (QLA), Association of Laguna Librarians (ALL), Librarians Association of Batangas (LAB), Oriental/Occidental Mindoro Librarians Association (OMLA) and Rizal Librarians Association (RLA)

Librarian Events for August 2008

UPDATED as of 16 Jul 2008
UPDATED as of 03 Jul 2008

What : Seminar-Workshop on “Library Collection Management in
Theory and Practice”
When : August 4-5, 2008
Where : Mindanao Training Resource Center (MTRC)
Institute of Primary Health Care-Davao
Circumferential Road, Bajada, Davao City
Sem Fee : PhP 2,500.00
Organizer: Center for Human Research and Development
Foundation, Inc. (CHRDF)
What : Seminar-Workshop on “Developing Institutional Archives
in Libraries”
When : August 6-7, 2008
Where : Mindanao Training Resource Center (MTRC)
Institute of Primary Health Care-Davao
Circumferential Road, Bajada, Davao City
Sem Fee : PhP 2,500.00
Speaker : Ms Iyra S. Buenrostro
Faculty Member, UP-SLIS
Organizer: Center for Human Research and Development
Foundation, Inc. (CHRDF)
What : PLAI-STRLC 7th Regular Meeting
When : August 12, 2008 (Tue)
Where : Queen Margarette Hotel, Lucena City
What : 2nd Phil-BIST (Book, Information Science and
Technology) Conference and Fair

Theme : “Emerging Landscape, Mindscape and
Netscape of the Philippine Books, Information Science
and Technology for Quality Services”

When : August 13-15, 2008
Where : Theater Room, Philippine Women College
University Avenue, Juna Subdivision, Davao City
Organizer: Davao Colleges and Universities Network (DACUN)
— Library Committee and Mindanao Alliance of
Educators in Library & Information Science (MAELIS)
What : Forum on “Customer Care Service : Current Trends and
Practices”
When : August 19, 2008 (Tue) 1:00 – 5:00 PM
Where : Lourdes School of Mandaluyong Library
Organizer : Ortigas Center Library Consortium (OCLC) Inc.
What : 1st Liblink Conference : Be Connected To Go Forward
When : August 21-22, 2008
Where : Filipinas Heritage Library
Makati City
Sem Fee : PhP 3,000.00

Less PhP 500.00 for participants from LibraryLink member
institutions or early bird registrants on or before June 30, 2008.

Speakers : Emelina S. Almario
Ma. Antonia C. Ortigas
Marianne G. Quebral
Christine Joycelyn L. Buensalido
Patricia May B. Jurilla
Corazon M. Nera
Atty. Andrea Pasion-Flores
Suzanne G. Yupangco

Organizer : Filipinas Heritage Library (FHL)
Download invitation here
What : Forum on Research and Libraries
When : August 29, 2008 ; 8 am (Fri)
Where : Holy Angel University
Sem Fee : PhP 200.00
Organizer: PLAI-CLRLC

Librarian Events for July 2008

UPDATED as of 11 June 2008
UPDATED as of 06 June 2008

What : 2nd Philippine Academic Library Suppliers (PALS)
Bookfair

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
Management”
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
(ABAP)
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 : 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
Chair

Dr. Barbara M. Jones
Secretary

Ms. Loida Garcia-Febo
Member

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
(IFLA-FAIFE)
What : PLAI-STRLC 4th Year Anniversary Raffle Draw
When : July 27, 2008
Where : UPLB Main Library Lobby

Seminar-Workshop Lectures @ Cagayan de Oro

The Powerpoint presentations delivered at the recently held Seminar-Workshop on “Trends and Issues Affecting Information in Learning Resource Center” at Lourdes College, Cagayan de Oro City last April 3-4, 2008 are now available for viewing/download at The National Library website. Click here.

Prof. Salvacion M. Arlante, UP [91 slides]
“Technological Implementation in Philippine Libraries : Issues and Concerns”

Prof. Ed Quiros, TNL [12 slides]
“Popular Websites in Information Search and Discovery”

Dir. Prudenciana C. Cruz, TNL [57 slides]
“Enhancing Research through the Philippine e-Lib”

Dr. Marianita D. Dablio, MSU [49 slides]
“Challenges of Librarians and Information Specialist”

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