Wednesday, June 10, 2009

UP LIS Review for 2009 Board Examination

The UP School of Library and Information Studies, Diliman, announces the offering of review classes for librarians who will take the Licensure Examination for Librarians scheduled in November 2009.

The review program will be as follows:
1st – August 9 – October 25, 2009 (12 Sundays)
2nd - October 18-29, 2009 – Intensive (12 days)

The reviewers are teachers of library and information science and practicing librarians from academic, public, special and school libraries who are experts in their respective fields.

Interested parties are requested to place their reservations early. The number of reviewees to be accepted is limited to 100, on a first come, first served basis. Registration fee for the 12 Sundays and Intensive Review is P3,700.00, excluding food. For reservations and further information, please call 981-8500 loc. 2871, 2869 or 2870, CP# 0922 647 3378 – josie )

Tuesday, June 9, 2009

PLAI-NCRLC Seminar Workshop on July 30-31, 2009

Philippine Librarians Association, Inc.
National Capital Region Librarians Council

Dear Colleagues in the LIS profession,

The Philippine Librarians Association, Inc. and its National Capital Region Librarians Council (PLAI-NCRLC) in cooperation with the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions – Committee on Free Access to Information and Freedom of Expression (IFLA-FAIFE) cordially invite you to attend the Seminar Workshop on the “Internet: the Way to the Future” to be held at the C & E Publishing House Building, 1672 Quezon Avenue, South Triangle, Quezon City on July 30-31,2009.

The seminar aims to: update participants on IFLA activities and plans; discuss the provisions of the Internet Manifesto and the strategies on how to implement; identify barriers to the flow of information and ways of overcoming; and underscore the role of libraries in promoting free access to information and freedom of expression through the Internet and finally, to be able to write Internet policies as applied to respective types of libraries.

Seminar fee is P1,000.00 to cover snacks, lunches, conference kit and papers, and certificates. This seminar workshop is open to licensed librarians, non librarians, ICT professionals , library educators and other interested parties. CPE 10 credits points are granted to the participants who are licensed librarians and will attend the said seminar-workshop. Payments may be made in cash or check payable to PLAI-NCR. Interested parties are requested to contact the following for reservations:

Lily Echiverri, lily.echiverri@, 9292180; 9205514 loc. 301; Jo Ladlad, ladladj@dlsu., 5244611-21 loc. 602/265; Fe Abelardo, feabelardo@yahoo. com, 5250926; Nora Claravall, nora04claravall@, 09278417048, Marlo Chavez, marlochavez_ capricorn@, 5259401, 09273027474.

Hope you could attend.

Chairman, NCRLC

Tuesday, June 2, 2009

Anniversary Sale of the Ateneo de Manila University Press

We are pleased to announce the Ateneo Press's annual booksale from June 15 to 30 at the Ateneo Press Bookshop in Bellarmine Hall, Ateneo Campus, Katipunan Ave., Loyola Heights, Quezon City. All its titles will be sold at less 10 to 50 percent.

Sale hours are from 8 am to 12 noon, 1 to 6 pm (Monday to Thursday, and till 5 pm Friday). Reservations for copies and requests for a price list may be made also be found at www.ateneopress. org.

As always, coffee and cookies come free with browsing. Happy bookshopping!

Please do let us know if you would rather not receive book updates in the future.

Thank you.

Mary Anne Suyom-San Agustin
Ateneo de Manila University Press
Bellarmine Hall, ADMU Campus
Katipunan Ave., Loyola Heights
Quezon City, Philippines
Tel.: (632) 426-6001 loc. 4610
E-mail: msanagustin@
Website: http://www.ateneopr