Friday, August 29, 2014

PNULISAA Forum: Redesigning Information Literacy

Dear colleagues,

The Philippine Normal University Library and Information Science Alumni Association (PNULISAA), Inc. cordially invites you to a forum entitled, “Redesigning Information Literacy: What Every Librarian Should Do To Empower Learners” to be held during the 35th Manila International Book Fair on September 18, 2014, 4:00 PM at the SMX Convention Center, Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City.

Speaker: Ms. Marian Ramos-Eclevia

For more details, email us at / or visit this Facebook Event link:
Thanks and see you there!

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

PATLS Forum : Life is Abundant but Librarians are Scarce

PATLS would like to invite you to attend a forum entitled "Life is Abundant but Librarians are Scarce" on 18 September 2014 from 8:00 to 10:00 AM at the SMX Convention Center, Meeting Room 6. This occasion is in collaboration with the 35th Manila International Book Fair on 17-21 September 2014.

The forum speaker is Ms. Reysa C. Alenzuela, Dean of Academics of Cabalum Western College.
The forum fee (which includes certificates of participation and attendance) is PhP 300.00 for non-PATLS member; PhP 200.00 for PATLS member, and; PhP 100.00 for undergraduate students.

Sunday, August 24, 2014

PLAI-NCRLC Special Forum on ASEAN 2015 : Cross-Border Mobility for Librarians

The Philippine Librarians Association, Inc. - National Capital Region Librarians Council (PLAI-NCRLC) is pleased to invite everyone to a Special Forum on Ă„SEAN 2015 : Cross-Border Mobility for Librarians - Opportunity or Threat? "on September 17, 2014, 8:00am - 11:00am, during the 35th Manila International Book Fair, SMX Convention Center, Mall of AsiaComplex, Pasay City. There will be an overview of the key issues on ASEAN Integration by Dr. Dominique R. Tutay, OIC Director, Bureau of Labor and Employment, DOLE.

The PLAI-NCRLC would like to ensure that librarians and other information professionals can respond effectively to the various ASEAN challenges and contribute to the ASEAN's community-building goals.

Among the panelists are: Hon. Lourdes T. David, representing the Professional Regulatory Board for Librarians; Mrs. Elizabeth R. Peralejo, for the Philippine Librarians Association, Inc.; Dean Kate B. Obille, for library educators; and Ms. Elvira B. Lapuz, for practicing librarians.

The Forum fess are as follows: Members: P200.00; Non-member: P300.00; Students: P100.00, inclusive of certificate of participation and snacks. For inquiries, please get in touch with the undersigned or any member of the Board.

Susan O. Pador
Chair, Education and Training, PLAI-NCR

Elizabeth R. Peralejo

Saturday, August 23, 2014

International Conference on IP Policies and Copyright

A whole-day special event at MIBF, “Copy & Repro” is organized by Filipinas Copyright Licensing Society (FILCOLS) and will be held on September 19 at the Function Room 2, SMX Convention Center, Mall of Asia Complex in Pasay City.

FILCOLS’ partner organizations for the event are Intellectual Property (IP) Philippines, the National Book Development Board (NBDB), and the Brussels-based International Federation of Reproduction Rights Organizations (IFRRO). IP Philippines director general Ricardo R. Blancaflor will deliver the keynote address, “Keeping the Philippines Off the USTR’s Watch List.”

Prospective participants are requested to register early because of limited slots. Deadline for registration is on September 5, 2014.

Conference fees cover morning and afternoon snacks, lunch, certificate of participation, and conference kit. Regular rate is PHP 1,500.00. Discounted rate is PHP 1,200.00 for SUCs and for groups of three (3) or more participants from the same institution.

Monday, August 18, 2014

Poster Report: CLASS

Reported by Mr Reden Cruzado, Cavite Librarian's Association president during the PLAI-STRLC General Assembly held at Camp Allen, Sta. Cruz, Laguna last July 31, 2014. The provincial chapter report is a portion in the PLAI-STRLC President Report of Ms Rose Villamater highlighting the cascading of activities from the region to the provincial level.