Friday, November 18, 2016

PLAI Congress 2016 : Book of Abstracts

PLAI National Congress 2016
22-25 November 2016
SMX Convention Center, SM Lanang, Davao City

Download the Book of Abstract HERE

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Online Voting - PNULISAA Election

Vote for the next 2017 Philippine Normal University- Library and Information Science Alumni Association (PNULISAA) Inc. Board of Directors online! to vote, please go to this link:

Please disseminate to all concerned. Thank you!

 2017 Candidates for PNULISSA Board of Directors

Three (3 out of 12) from the list are STRLC colleagues namely:

1. Dr. Ma.Lindie D. Masalinto of UPH-Binan
2. Philip Mark D. Daiz of Laguna BelAir Science School
3. May Therese T. Plandano of Elizabeth Seton School

Monday, November 14, 2016

Pinoy Book Character Convention

NBW2016 Pinoy Book Character Convention

Strategies to Encourage Children to 
Write, Illustrate & Tell (WIT) Stories
National Library of the Philippines
1-3pm, November 24, 2016

Sunday, November 13, 2016

Saturday, November 12, 2016

Call for Nominations : PAARL Awards

You can help PAARL choose among the best nominees by submitting your own nominations to the 2016 PAARL Awards. Deadline is 30 November 2016.

For Outstanding Academic Librarian Award, nominee should have demonstrated achievements in the following areas:
1-Planning and implementing an innovative or a high-impact library program for an academic/research library
2-Significant and influential research on academic or research library service
3-Service to the organized profession through PAARL and other related organizations

For Outstanding Library of the Year, nominee should have the following qualifications:
1- exemplary contribution to academic and research librarianship
2- outstanding leadership in national/regional library development in the areas of library management, education and training, information and documentation services, etc.
3- commitment to information networking and linkages
4- commitment to PAARL’s objectives as demonstrated by its continued support and cooperation in PAARL’s activities and undertakings

For the Outstanding Library Program Award, the library program must have a strong impact on the library community, be innovative, sustainable and may be replicated to other library communities, or institutions. A plaque of recognition and a cash award of P 10,000 is given during the Annual Assembly for the Outstanding Library and the same for the Outstanding Library Program, while the cash gifts given to the Outstanding Academic Librarians amount to P15,000 (5k for each region).

Thursday, November 10, 2016

MGDLS Colloquium

PAARL will be holding its 5th Marina G. Dayrit Lecture Series with the theme Recognizing Best Researches: a Colloquium on Philippine Libraries and Librarianship on November 29, 2016, 1:00 p.m., at the National University, M. F. Jhocson St., Sampaloc, Manila. Formal invitation letter is available here:

Please register online to be assured of a seat:

Tuesday, November 08, 2016

Recognizing Best Researches

PAARL invites you to its 5th Marina G. Dayrit Lecture Series with the theme Recognizing Best Researches: a Colloquium on Philippine Libraries and Librarianship on November 29, 2016, 1:00 p.m., at the National University, M. F. Jhocson St., Sampaloc, Manila. This year's concluding lecture is a colloquium highlighting the top research outputs accepted for publication in the 2016 issue of the PAARL Research Journal. Authors of said papers shall present and disseminate the results of their works. Pre-registration is required as seats are limited to only 90.

Saturday, November 05, 2016

November is Filipino Values Month

November of every year is Filipino Values Month, by virtue of Proclamation No. 479, s. 1994.

The celebration of Filipino Values Month, on a regular basis, is a desirable and effective measure to create moral awakening and national consciousness on human values that are unique, genuine and positively Filipino.

CEAP NCR Forum on K-12 + Libraries

Learn more about K-12 library strategies by attending the Catholic Educational Association of the Philippines National Capital Region (CEAP NCR) Library Committee's forum on the theme, “K-12 + Libraries = Opportunities for Learning Engagement” slated on Thursday, 01 December 2016, 9:00AM - 12:00PM at the Pamanang Bedista, San Beda College, 638 Mendiola St., San Miguel, Manila. 

Registration fee is Php 300.00.
Download your official invite at

Thursday, November 03, 2016

24th National Children's Month

Pursuant to Republic Act no. 10661 "An Act Declaring the Month of November of Every Year as the National Children's Month", this year 24th celebration theme is "Isulong : Kalidad na Edukasyon Para sa Lahat ng Bata". Previously, NCM is celebrated in October of every year pursuant to Presidential Proclamation no. 267 s.1993.

Click HERE to read / view the full text of  RA no. 10661

See also National Children's month song @ YouTube.

CCP Book Sale

Check out our Pre-Christmas Book Sale and get as much as 75% discount on various CCP Publications! 

For more info: