Sunday, February 21, 2010

PLAI National Seminar on April 21-23 (Dagupan City)

Philippine Librarians Association, Inc.
Ilocos Region Librarians Council

February 15, 2010

Dear Colleagues:

It is our great pleasure to invite you to attend the National Seminar on “Library Automation in the 21st Century” to be conducted by the Philippine Librarians Association (PLAI), Inc. in cooperation with its regional council, the Ilocos Region Librarians Council (IRLC). The Seminar will be held on April 21-23, 2010 at Lay Formation Center, Bonuan Gueset, Dagupan City.

We have invited renowned speakers in the field of Technology and Automation to share their expertise. The seminar objectives are to:

• understand the fundamental aspects of library automation;
• keep abreast the technologies, systems/software as applied to library process and seminar;
• learn how to enhance our collection and to improve existing services;
• impress upon the importance of sharing of resources and information that appear only in electronic formats (e.g. Electronic Resources, Internet Resources, Databases, etc.)

The seminar registration fee: P3,000 (Live-Out), P4,000 (Live-In) inclusive, kit, conference papers, certificate of attendance/participation, meals (3 AM/PM snacks, 3 lunches).

For details and inquiries, please visit PLAI website or get in touch with the following:
Sonia S. Isip, 09205841991,;
Florence P. Castro 09054949329,;
Ligaya N. Caranay, 242-5535/36 loc. 123, 09175584455,;
Lorena U. Ontangco, 09185413874;
Lily F. Echiverri, 929-2180/920-5514 loc. 301,;
Marlo C. Chavez, 09273027474, 5259401,,

Everyone is enjoined to attend. We have requested CHED Memo, DepEd Memo, and Civil Service Commission Memo for attendance on official time.

We likewise urge you to please make your reservations to ensure the smooth flow of the seminar and the timely provision of snacks and meals.

Thank you very much. We hope to hear from you soon.

Very truly yours,

Seminar Chairperson