Past Forums

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2012


  • RDA (Resource Description and Access) : A Guide to the Basics  held on March 02 at the Conference Hall of the Miguel de Benavides Library of UST, España, Manila, Philippines
  • Librarians Financial Management for Excellence held on July 11, 2012, 1:00 pm at the Function Room of the 16th Philippine Academic Book Fair, Megatrade Hall 3, 5th Level, Mega B SM Megamall, EDSA, Mandaluyong City
  • CANI (Continuous And Never-ending Improvement) on Library Profession and Services held on September 12, 2012, 1:00-4:00 pm at the Meeting Room nos. 4-6, 2nd Floor SMX Convention Center, Bay Area, Pasay City.
  • Visions : The Academic Library in 2020 held on November 23, 2012, 1:00-5:00 pm at the Epifanio Delos Santos Auditorium, 6th Floor, National Library of the Philippines, T.M. Kalaw St., Ermita, Manila.


2011

  • Library Personnel Productivity & Leadership 2011 with PAARLNet: Update & Upgrade  held on November 25 at the Epifanio de los Santos Auditorium of the National Library of the Philippines
  • Policing Plagiarism & Copyright Updates held on September 14, 2011 at the Meeting Rooms 4-6, SMX Convention Center, SM Mall of Asia, Pasay City
  • Librarians’ Service and Teaching Portfolios: Creating & Collecting held in the Seminar Rooms of Megatrade Hall 3, 5th Level Mega B, SM Megamall, EDSA, Mandaluyong City on the occasion of the 15th Philippine Academic Book Fair, July 13
  • ORGANIZING & PUBLISHING @ THE FORT: PROFESSONALS’ BEST CPE held at Fully Booked-Bonifacio Global City, Bldg. 6, 902 Bonifacio High Street, Bonifacio Global City, 1634 Taguig City on March 18
  • FACE2FACE: Finding Your Balance in Handling Difficult Library Customers  held at the Conference Hall of the Miguel de Benavides Library of UST, España, Manila, Feb 18
 
2010
  • To CPE or Not To CPE, held at Aklatang Emilio Aguinaldo, DLSU-Dasma University Library, Dasmariñas, Cavite, Feb 19
  • Demonstrating High Impact Library Customer Handling in the 21st Century, held at Ortigas Foundation Library, Mar 19
  • Communicating Effectively in the Library Workplace,  held at C & E Information and Resource Center, Quezon Boulevard, May 27 
  • Technical Preparations-Requirements for Book Prescription Shops: Starting Pace for Bibliotherapy Sessions in Philippine Libraries, held at the National Bookstore, Cubao, Quezon City, June 18 
  • Raising the Librarians’ Teaching Identity Through Lifelong Learning Modules and Portfolios, held at Megatrade Hall, SM Megamall, Ortigas, Pasig City on the occasion of the 14th Philippine Academic Book Fair, July 7
  • Information Ethics & Copyright Lawyering of Information Professionals, held at Meeting Rooms 5 & 6; SMX Convention Center, SM Mall of Asia, Pasay City, September 15
  • NBW One-day Seminar on Revitalized Library Networking: PAARLNET at the Frontline, held at The National Library, Manila, November 25

2009

  • Assessment Techniques and Principles in Applying Standards for Academic Libraries held at FEATI University, Feb 27
  • Oral English Proficiency Skills for Librarians and Information Professionals held at C&E Information and Resource Center, March 26
  • Valuing Library Services held at SM Megamall, Mandaluyong City, June 24
  • Digital Debates on Archives, Museums and Libraries held at SMX Convention Center, MOA, Pasay City, Sept 17
  • Disaster Management in Libraries held at The National Library, Nov 24

2008

  • "Love:  The foundational virtue of commitment and service" held at Bridges Bookstore, Glorietta 3, Ayala Center, Makati City, on March 6
  • Reviewing Standards of Library Resources Management held during the ABAP Book Fair, Mega Trade Hall, SM Megamall, on July 8
  • "Role of Information Professionals and Librarians in Combating Plagiarism and other forms of Intellectual Dishonesty" held on the occasion of the 29th MIBF at SMX Meeting Rooms, SM Mall of Asia Complex, Macapagal Avenue, Pasay City.on Sept 16
  • The Empowered Support Staff: Professionals as Teamplayers held at The National Library, Nov 22

2007

  • "Love and Happiness: Gateway to Success in the Library Profession"  held at Southeast Asian College Multipurpose Hall, Welcome Rotonda (along Espana Blvd., Quezon City) on March 29
  • Current Trends and Best Practices in Collection Development held at Mega Trade Hall, SM Megamall, onJuly 26
  • "User Education and Information Literacy: Innovative Strategies and Practices" held at The World Trade Center, Pasay City on Aug. 30
  • "Resource Generation and Funding for Libraries: Part 2" held at The National Library Auditorium, Ermita, Manila on Nov. 22

2006

  • "Hearts: Secret Spaces for a Library of Wonders" held at St. Paul University-Manila on April 6
  • "E-book, E-lib, E-publishing … E-vat?" held at The World Trade Center, Pasay City on Aug. 30
  • "Resource Generation and Funding for Libraries" held at The National Library Auditorium, Ermita, Manila on Nov. 24

2005

  • Symposium on the State of Filipiniana Indigenous Material” (a public sharing of views on the trends and future development of cultural heritage resources), held at World Trade Center, Pasay City
  • Aging and the Filipino Librarian : Issues and Concerns, held at The National Library Auditorium, Ermita, Manila

2004

  • Increasing Access to Knowledge: The Contribution of Open Access Publishing, held at De La Salle University, UP Main Library, Diliman, Centro Escolar University, Rizal Technological University, DLSU-Dasmarinas Aklatang Aguinaldo, and The National Library Auditorium, Ermita, Manila
  • Networking for Survival: a Sharing of Consortial Experiences, held at World Trade Center, Pasay City
  • Partnering and Collaboration among Libraries, Museums and Archives, held at The National Library Auditorium, Ermita, Manila

2003

  • Roundtable Discussions on issues and concerns of library functions, held at Jose Rizal Univeristy, University of Asia and the Pacific, and Ateneo de Manila Rizal Library
  • Emerging Paradigm: A Vision of Reference Service in a Complex Information Environment, held at SM Mega Mall, Ortigas Center
  • Academic Library Services: Issues and Concerns, held at The National Library Auditorium, Ermita, Manila

2002

  • Applying Five (5) S in the Library Environment , held at The National Library Auditorium, Ermita, Manila
  • Selection and deselection: building a total quality collection, held at SM Mega Mall, Ortigas Center
  • The Future of Printed Word and Its Challenges to the Development of Library Profession, held at The National Library Auditorium, Ermita, Manila

2001      

  • Accreditation Made Easy:An Informal Forum, held at The National Library Auditorium, Ermita, Manila
  • How to Deal with Library Donations: A Panel Discussion, held at SM Mega Mall, Ortigas Center
  • Intellectual Property Rights:  Library Concerns, held at The National Library Auditorium, Ermita, Manila

2000

  • A  Public Hearing on the Proposed Library Standards in the Areas of Administration and Personnel,” held at the UST Central Library, España, Sampaloc  
  • A  Public Hearing on the Proposed Library Standards in the Areas of Services and Physical Facilities, held at the PLM Auditorium, Intramuros, Manila                       
  • A  Public Hearing on the Proposed Library Standards in the Area of Collection Development,” held at SM Mega Mall, Ortigas Center

1999

  • Forum on “The Millennium Bug:  Implications for Libraries”, held at  De La Salle University, 11 March
  • Forum on “ Developing an instrument for Measuring Service Quality in Academic and Research Libraries”, held at Ateneo Professional Schools, 4 June
  • One-day Forum on “Professional Associations and their Role  in Promoting Library Leadership” , held on August 6 at Bay View Hotel, Roxas Boulevard, Manila
  • Forum  on the occasion of the 10th Philippine Book Fair, “Creating Library Webpages, held on Sept 14 at SM Mega Mall, Ortigas Center
  • Forum  on the occasion of the 65th National Book Week Celebration, “Trends in Library User Education---or how to provide better library orientations” held on Nov 25 at The National Library Auditorium, Ermita, Manila