The Philippine Librarians Association, Inc.- Central Luzon Region Librarians Council recently had its 2nd Regional Conference on Cultural Heritage Preservation with the theme Librarians’ PresCon: Preserving the Past, Conserving the Future. It was held in Holy Angel University in Angeles City, Pampanga last May 31, 2013. It was a whole day affair which comprised of…// Read More
By Marcial R. Batiancila, Chair, 2013 ReCALIS | PLAI-Southern Tagalog Region Librarians Council Over the past decades, research congress in the field of librarianship is seldom held in the country. Thus, the PLAI-Southern Tagalog Region Librarians Council took the lead on staging the 1st Research Congress for the Advancement of Libraries and Information Services…// Read More
Historical records have revealed that the librarians of lore have always been scholars dedicated to the pursuit of knowledge. At present, librarians of the 21st century, have acted more as information managers and communicators. However, to function merely as such is to deny our history. Renewed emphasis has been given to the role of librarians…// Read More
Former STIMULATE program coordinator Prof. Paul Nieuwenhuysen of Vrije Universitiet Brussel, Belgium led the team of speakers to the two-day seminar on “Scientific & Technological Information Management in Universities and Libraries: an Active Teaching Environment (STIMULATE) held by Philippine Librarians Association Inc.- Cordillera Administrative Region Librarians Council (PLAI-CARLC) and the Benguet State University Library and…// Read More
PLAI National Congress 2013 will be on 20-22 November 2013 and not on 28-30 November as was previously announced. Congress location will still be in Iloilo; exact venue will be announced at a later date. Date was changed in order to comply with legal and government requirements as was stated in the organization’s by-laws.