Monday, July 25, 2011

LLE Survey

Dear all,

The Board for Librarians have been receiving a lot of requests from non-BLIS graduates for them to be allowed to take the Librarians' Licensure Exam (LLE). As you perhaps know, RA 9246 states that only BLIS and MLIS degree holders are qualified to take the LLE, except for repeaters. In view of these, we would like to know how librarians feel about this restriction. Kindly participate in the survey that we are conducting at this link http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/96P79SN The survey consists of only a few questions. It won't take 3 minutes to finish this.

Your response will be highly appreciated. The survey results will help us pursue the right course of action to take in the future.

Sincerely yours,

Mila M. Ramos
Member, Board for Librarians


Source: email posted earlier in the paarlyahoogroups and subsequent email requesting various library association to disseminate to members.

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Colleagues,

Let us participate in the survey and let the majority opinion prevails, and serves as guide for concrete course of action by the members of BFL. Survey is until August 15, 2011. Thanks.

Thursday, July 21, 2011

School Library Media Standard


The school library media standard, a component of the Philippine Library Standards that have been subject of numerous consultation with various stakeholders in the profession had been finally endorsed by the Department of Education via a DepEd Order no. 56 s.2011 released last July 19, 2011.

The DepEd Order enjoined all Regional Directors, School Division/City Superintendents to encourage their school librarians to adopt the standards in order to render quality [library] service to pupils/students.

Friday, July 01, 2011