The Professional Regulation Commission conferred the Outstanding Professional Librarian of the Year Award on Pablo Muyano de Vera on 22 June 2012. The citation reads:

For his outstanding achievements as Professional Librarian as exemplified by his utmost competence and integrity as Chief Librarian, SBC Alabang, Administrator and Abbey Dean, Director of Libraries, Manila, Adviser SBC Junior and Senior Library Clubs and coordinator of libraries in Mendiola, Alabang, and Rizal Campuses; for his significant contribution to the advancement of the profession by sharing his knowledge and expertise to his peers as speaker on various topics such as Current Trends and Practices in the Workplace, Library 2.0 Enhancing Competencies, Enriching the Culture Collaboration among Educational Institution and Libraries, Meeting the Challenges of Librarianship Access and the ABCs of Librarians Success in the Workplace to mention a few; for his extensive travel and study tours in numerous libraries in California, National Library of Korea, Toronto, Vancouver Canada Libraries, US Libraries, Spain Library and Museum, Vatican, British and Biblioteque Nationale du Paris; for the numerous awards he received such as the UST Library Science Alumni Association Outstanding Award, PAARL Lifetime Achievement Award, PLAI Special Meritorious Service Award, PLAI-STRLC Distinguished Librarian Award and PLAI Hall of Fame.

Thanks to Elvie Lapuz for providing the photo and citation.