Monday, October 03, 2011

Call for Papers : Directions for the Future of School Libraries

UPDATED as of 9 November 2011

The deadline for the submission of abstract is extended up to November 30, 2011.

The Ateneo de Manila University Rizal Library, Ateneo High School Educational Media Center, and the Private Secondary School Administrators Association of the Philippines (PRISSAAP), in collaboration with the International Association of School Librarianship (IASL) are seeking papers for the Regional Conference with the theme "Directions for the Future of School Libraries". The conference will be held on April 26-27, 2012 at the Bacolod Pavillon Hotel, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, Philippines.

It aims to bring together school librarians in the region to establish and strengthen relationship and support regional cooperation of school librarians.

Papers for the conference should belong to the following sub-theme

1. Information literacy / 21st century skills
2. Reading and the school library
3. School library space and place planning
4. Innovative projects and services
5. Teacher-librarian partnerships
6. School libraries / librarians of the future

Interested individuals may submit abstracts not exceeding 300 words (in word or pdf format) of the proposed paper by October 31, 2011 to anyone of:

Rizal Library, ADMU

Head, Reference and Information Services Section
Rizal Library, ADMU

Assistant to the Director for Special Programs and Events
Rizal Library, ADMU

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