Saturday, August 26, 2006

PLAI-STRLC officers 2005-2006

PLAI President, Mrs. Susima L. Gonzales inducted the first set of PLAI-STRLC Board of Directors and Provincial Coordinators on January 17, 2006 held at the PLAI Headquarters in the National Library at Kalaw St., Ermita Manila.

Induction of other officers who were not present during the January induction was inducted by PLAI-STRLC BOD Chair, Mrs. Lourdes V. Soriano during the second PLAI-STRLC meeting last February 21, 2006 at the same venue.

Chair: Lourdes V. Soriano
Laguna Provincial Library

Vice Chair: Jane L. Bebeng
Colegio de San Juan de Letran - Calamba

Secretary: Audrey G. Anday
UP Open University

Treasurer: Rosario A. Villamater
Manuel Enverga University Foundation Inc

Auditor: Ma. Elsa V. Guarino
Lyceum of Batangas

House of Delegates 2005-2006

Vilma G. Anday
UP Los BaƱos

Rene B. Manlangit
San Pablo Colleges

Maribeth Aguila
De La Salle University - Dasmarinas

NOMELEC 2005-2006

Chair: Ma. Theresa M. Zapanta
Polytechnic University of the Philippines

Members: Ria Marelle H. Algozo
Quezon Provincial Library

Chona P. de Jesus
Pamantasan ng Cabuyao

Adelina M. Esperante
UP College of Veterinary Medicine

Levyusa M. Ortiz
Laguna State Polytechnic College

Provincial Coordinators

Batangas: Lilian C. Rabino
De La Salle University Lipa
Lipa, Batangas

Cavite: Concepcion P. Villanueva/Milagros A. Pangilinan
Cavite Provincial Library
Noveleta, Cavite

Laguna: Antonia E. Martin
Jacobo Z. Gonzales Memorial School of Arts and Trade
Binan, Laguna

Marinduque: Arlene M. Rualo
Marinduque State College
Boac, Marinduque

Quezon: Ismaelinda S. Cabana
Quezon Provincial Library
Lucena City

2006 PLAI-STRLC Regional Conference and General Assembly

The Southern Tagalog Region Librarians Council (STRLC) cordially invites you to its Conference and General Assembly on September 25 and 26, 2006 at the Capuchin Retreat Center, Barangay San Sebastian, Lipa City, Batangas.

The conference has placed "Information Literacy" at the heart of its programme with the theme, Regional Conference on Promoting Information Literacy for Lifelong Learning.” It aims to bring lifelong learning back onto the agenda of library and information services and to provide an avenue to exchange ideas or address the challenges in providing lifelong learning opportunities for all and in designing information literacy programs for the 21st century.

The topics include: Information Literacy: the 21st Century Skills; The Role of Libraries and Librarians in Information Literacy; Information Literacy and the Role of Public Libraries; Information Literacy Best Practices, Models and Studies; and Workshop on Developing a Client-Centered Information Literacy Program from Grade 1 to Post-Graduate Studies.

The conference fees are as follows: Live – out: PHP 2300.00 for member; PhP2600.00 for non-member; (to include lunches/snacks, conference kits and certificate); Live-in: PhP2600.00 for member; PhP 2900.00 for non-member (to include overnight accommodation, with breakfast/dinner, in addition to seminar meals). Accompanying person: PhP 2200.00.

For particulars, you may visit the conference website at or contact the following for your confirmation: Jane Lantaca-Bebeng / Colegio de San Juan de Letran- Calamba – tel.: (049) 545-5453 or 545-1869 locals 3008 & 2062; fax: (049) 545-4751; e-mail: janelbebeng(at)yahoo(dot)com; Lourdes V. Soriano / Laguna Provincial Library – tel.: (049) 808-1350; fax: (049) 810-4389; e-mail: louvsoriano(at)yahoo(dot)com; 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.

Please send/fax the pre-registration form on/before September 15, 2006.