PHILIPPINE ASSOCIATION OF ACADEMIC AND RESEARCH LIBRARIANS Newsletter Rm. 301, The National Library Building, T.M. Kalaw St., Ermita 1000 Manila PhilippinesPAARL : http://sites.google.com/site/paarlonlineorg No. 1 January - March 2011 ISSN-0116-14 FULLY ENGAGED, MEMBER-DRIVEN ASSOCIATION Awardees for 2010 PAARL 2010 Awardees: (L-R) Loreto T. Garcia, (Chair, Committee on Awards), Teresita G. Moran, Jocelyn M. Ladlad (in-behalf of Fe Angela M. Verzosa), Michael A. Pinto, Fr. Paul M. De Vera, OSB, Susan O. Pador, Sharon Ma. S. Esposo, Elvira B. Lapuz The Philippine Association of Academic and Research InsIde thIs Issue Librarians (PAARL) Inc. held its 38th General Assembly at Epifanio De los Santos Auditorium of the National Library,PAARL Awardees for 2010.................................1 gave tribute and recognition to individuals who have givenPAARL Holds 38th General Assembly.............2 note worthy contributions to the practice of librarianship in2011 Executive Board.......................................3 the country. It also gave due recognition to an institution for its outstanding performance and service to its clienteleIncoming Presidential Remarks.......................4 and in continued efforts to provide world-class services.Inspirational Message......................................5Fountain of Youth.............................................5 This year’s Committee on Awards and Scholarship, chairedList of PAARL Paid Members..........................6 by Dr. Loreto T. Garcia, deliberated on the nominees for the different awards and granted the awards to the following:2010 Financial Report......................................9Outgoing President’s Report...........................10 REV. FR. PAUL MOYANO DE VERA, OSBPAARL Board Begins 2011 with Planning......11 He is this year’s recipient of Lifetime Achievement Award inFace2Face.......................................................11 recognition of his remarkable lifelong and exemplary services to the Association as one of its founding members, first ExecutiveOrganizing & Publishing: A Professional’s....11 Secretary, Member of the First Committee on Constitution andUpcoming Events.............................................12 By-Laws, Vice President and... PAARL Holds 38th ...See page 2
PHILIPPINE ASSOCIATION OF ACADEMIC AND RESEARCH LIBRARIANS 2 News No. 1 January - March 2011PAARL AWARDEES FOR 2010 Philippine academic librarianship and library development;(from page 1) for providing a world class research facility, for encouragingfirst Outstanding Academic/Research Librarian: interaction, collaborative learning, and producing outstandingfor his remarkable leadership, invaluable and outstanding research outputs, relevant teaching technologies and valuablecontributions to national and international librarians’ associations, skills and values that such project can spur the country’s futureNational Collegiate Athletic Association, Philippine Accrediting engineers, with engineering being an interdisciplinary andAssociation of Schools, Colleges and Universities, National collaboration-intensive profession.Commission for Culture and the Arts and Philippine Universities UNIVERSITY OF SAINT LOUIS LIBRARIESAudio Visual Center in various capacities as Founder, Board (Tuguegarao City, Cagayan)Member, Officer, Organizer, Chairman , Accreditor, Consultant, Received the Outstanding Academic/Research Library Award, inLecturer and Speaker; and for his dedication and commitment recognition of its outstanding national contribution to academicto Academic and Research Librarianship in his personal and and research librarianship through its education and training,professional activities and undertakings. information networking, cooperative collection development andELVIRA B. LAPUZ linkages; for having initiated the move to offer Bachelor of LibraryShe was given the Professional Service Award in recognition and Information Science as a program, for having unified andof her exemplary services as immediate past president of the uplifted the library staff in the region through the establishment ofAssociation; for her national and international contributions to the Cagayan And Kalinga Apayao Librarians’ Association, and foracademic and research librarianship in her various capacities being a conduit of book donations for libraries in the region; andas speaker, presenter, lecturer, reviewer, researcher, teacher; for its continued commitment and support to PAARL’s objectives,and, for her unwavering support, commitment and dedication activities and undertakings.to the objectives, activities and undertakings of several national Ms. Jocelyn M. Ladlad accepted the special citation in-behalflibrary organizations by having been a board member, officer,chairman, consultant, and volunteer for the development oflibraries in the Philippines.SUSAN O. PADORShe is this year’s Outstanding Academic/Research Librarianof the Year for Luzon, in recognition of her national contributionto academic and research librarianship as member of theCHED-BFL Technical Panel Sub-Committee for MLIS Program,Special Lecturer at the College of Education, University of SantoTomas, Manila, speaker and facilitator in trainings, seminars,conferences; for her unselfish dedication, commitment andsupport to the objectives, activities and undertakings of libraryassociations through her various capacities as member, chair of Ms. Fe Angela M. Verzosa, former DLSU Library Directorand president; for her exemplary leadership in instilling the value and PAARL past president, for keeping PAARL members well-of social responsibility among libraries and librarians by leading informed about the organization’s activities through the PAARLoutreach programs, activities and projects. Yahoo!Group, PAARL Wikipedia, and PAARL Facebook Account which she moderates and regularly maintains.ROGELIO B. MALLILLINHe is the Outstanding Academic/Research Librarian of theYear for Visayas/Mindanao Awardee, in recognition of his PAARL Holds 38thnotable contributions to the academic and research librarianship General Assemblyas a former Library Director of the Ateneo De Manila University By Sonny Boy T. ManaloRizal Library, for his dedicated commitment to the libraryprofession as PAASCU accreditor, and as Executive Director of It was a gracious Friday morning of January 28, 2011, in anthe Philippine Library Materials Project Foundation Inc. He was almost full-packed Epifanio Delos Santos Auditorium of theinstrumental in developing a cooperative acquisition project and National Library where the Philippine Association of Academic &initiated funding of library related researches through Research Research Librarians (PAARL) held their 38th year of existence,Libraries Development Fund that successfully benefitted Annual General Assembly, Induction of Officers, and Awardinghundreds of librarians and libraries; his commendable service Ceremonies.to organize library association as Board Member and President The assembly was highlighted by the report of outgoingof PAARL; and his continued support to the objectives, activities president, Mr. Christopher C. Paras, who gave an account ofand undertakings of the association were the reasons of giving PAARL’s accomplishments for the previous year and cheerfullyhim the award acknowledged the members, the sponsors, and the donors,University of the Philippines College of Engineering for all the support they have extended to the Association. InLibrary’s THE LEARNING COMMONS behalf of Ms. Aisa dela Torre, the outgoing treasurer, Mr. Paras,Is this year’s Oustanding Library Program Awardee, in presented the financial report noting a significant increase in therecognition of its innovative and modernized contribution to Association’s total earnings.` PAARL Holds 38th... see page 9
PHILIPPINE ASSOCIATION OF ACADEMIC AND RESEARCH LIBRARIANS No. 1 January - March 2011 News 3 2011 Executive BoardMs. Rebecca Jocson, longest serving NOMELEC Chair, informed the body on the guidelines for the nomination and election andpresented the results of the recently concluded election. She presented the following newly elected Executive Board for 2011 andwas inducted by Ms. Corazon M. Nera: ROdeRICK B. RAMOs sOnnY BOY t. MAnALO PResIdent P. R. O. He is currently the Associate Information- He is presently the Chief Librarian of Reference Librarian at the De La Salle Technological Institute of the Philippines in University Library in Manila. He has served Cubao, Quezon City. Sonny, as he is fondly PAARL in various capacities for the past called by his colleagues, is an alumnus of years - - as P.R.O. in the year 2009 and as Saint Louis University in Bagiuo City and Vice President and Conference Chair in 2010. finished his Masters degree at Saint LouisHis vast experiences, educational attainment and commitment College in San Fernando City, La Union. He perfectly fits theto PAARL have contributed to becoming the president. Ramos position of PAARL’s Public Relations Officer.is Master of Education LS Graduate and obtained his degreeat the Philippine Normal University, Manila. sOnIA M. GeMentIZA VICtORIA P. BALeVA VICe PResIdent dIReCtORShe is presently the director of Aklatang She is the Librarian-in-Charge of theEmilio Aguinaldo of De La Salle University, Periodicals Unit of Centro Escolar UniversityDasmariñas. She graduated her bachelors Library. Versatile, jolly, and always on the go.degree in Library at UST and her Masters She loves being a librarian. Aside from beingdegree at Centro Escolar University. Sonia a devoted librarian, she can also sing andis a seasoned library administrator who is dance. Vickee, is one of the three board ofactively involved in various library associations and on her way directors, a position she has been holding since 2009.to finish her PhD in Educational Management. shAROn MA. s. esPOsO CAROLYn R. de Jesus seCRetARY dIReCtOR She is currently the Head Librarian of She presently holds the position of Chief the University of the Philippine College of Librarian at Colegio de San Juan de Letran Engineering Library. She also teaches at the Manila. She is a true-blooded Thomasian. UP School of Library and Information Studies She is one of the accreditors of PAASCU. handling Information Science and Information Carol perfectly fits as one of the three board System Planning Management. She has been of directors and a co-chairman of PAARLa member of PAARL since she became a professional librarian in publications.2001. She also serves as a resource person/speaker in PAARLworkshop and activities. Her commitment to serve PAARL asSecretary will bring fruition to the organization. sOnIA LOuRdes t. dAVId MA. theResA B. VILLAnueVA tReAsuReR dIReCtORShe presently works as Readers Services Matet works in Ateneo De Manila UnivesityLibrarian at Ateneo Professional Schools Rizal Library since 1986. Presently, she headsLibrary in Makati City. She finished her the Filipiniana and Indexing Pool Section. Shebachelors degree in Education major in graduated her BS Education Major in LibraryLibrary Science at UST and masters degree Science from Philippine Normal Universityat UP ILS.Sandy was entrusted to manage Manila and her Masters at University of thethe financial resources of PAARL being this year’s Treasurer. Philippines Diliman. MA. CeCILIA d. LOBO ChRIstOPheR C. PARAs AudItOR ex - OffICIO Since March 1995, Cecille works as Cataloguer He is currently working as a Library and presently holds the position of Acquisitions Consultant. A Library Science graduate of Librarian since 1997 at University of Santo UE Manila, he earned a master’s degree in Tomas. She graduated BS Education Major Public Administration in the same university in Library Science at the same university and in 2005 and finished his MLIS degree at PUP. currently doing her Special Project to finish her Prior to his being Ex-Officio of PAARL, he hadMaster of Arts in Library and Information Science. served the association in various capacities as Secretary, Vice President and President.
PHILIPPINE ASSOCIATION OF ACADEMIC AND RESEARCH LIBRARIANS 4 News No. 1 January - March 2011 Incoming Presidential Remarks(Delivered by Roderick B. Ramos on the occasion of the 38th Annual General Assembly & Induction / Awarding Ceremonies at EpifanioDelos Santos Hall, The National Library, Manila, January 28, 2011)BFL Chair Mrs. Corazon M. Nera; Honored guests, UST, Cecilia Lobo; TIP-QC, Sonny Boy Manalo; CEU, VictoriaMembers, Colleagues and Friends: To Be or Not To Be Baleva; Ateneo de Manila University, Matet Villanueva; San Juan De Letran, Carolyn De Jesus; and, Global City College,This famous line of William Shakespeare has often been Christopher Paras,applied to dilemmas confronting decision-makers faced with adichotomous choice, only one of which should be acted upon I would like to lead PAARL as a stress-free library organization(Berino, 2008). while aimed at developing more professional competencies t h r o u g h q u a l i t y,To be president or not to be president? To be president... customer-orientedI am very honored to have been installed as the 33rd president services resulting toto PAARL, Inc. When I was 30, I only wanted to have a wife and satisfied clients andkids and build a family of my own. But since I got enmeshed and good Association’seventually became the president to PNULISAA, Inc. I started to image utilizing not onlybe engaged from being a public relations officer to conference acquired conceptualchair/vice president from 2006 to 2008 with Library Customer and technical skills butCare, Information Literacy Power Packages, Web-based also human-related skillsReader Services as my contribution to the nation’s continuing (as was explained whenprofessional education for librarians and libraries through “A we had our planning inCaring Alumni Group’” and that is, PNULISAA, Inc. Its members Tagaytay last Januaryand patrons plus a circle of 10 good leaders, namely: Elnora Conti 8).(Far Eastern University), Placida Socorro Limpin (Australia),Medel Vincent Bautista (Xavier School), Evelyn Nabus (Colegio I subscribe to whatde San Juan de Letran), Consuelo Estigoy (E. Joson Memorial Ms. Elvira Lapuz (thisColleges), Medina De Castro (Sta. Isabel College), Estela y e a r ’s P r o f e s s i o n a lMontejo (Ateneo de Manila University), Jocelyn Ladlad (De La Service Awardee)Salle University), Marites Chavez (Congressional High School) shared projected in theand Arturo Morales (DILG-LGU), who are the Association’s strong screen through e-beampillars, support me, backing me up in each professional activity technology- in Tagaytay “To be president or not to be president?”I indulge in. Also, I share this honor to my professor-advisers planning, January 8. Shefrom the Philippine Normal University: Dr. Linda M. Tayona, Prof. emphasized PRIORITY NEEDS:Ruben P. Marasigan, Prof. Miguel M. Cobaria and Dr. Maria A. 1. Increase advocacy and marketing of the Association;Orendain. To my one personal guest, Ms. Zenaida S. Andres, 2. Develop and manage the Association’s financial resources;school administrator from St. Louis College of Valenzuela, Ms, 3. Increase membership; and,Annabelle L. Aliwalas (immediate superior @ DLSU) and the 4. Develop future leaders and advocates.library personnel of De La Salle University. PAARL 2011 Calendar of Activities was prepared because ofAs PAARL President, in the same way Ms. Fe Angela M. these priority needs (see activities on page 12).Verzosa (2000 and 2004 president) iterated, I also would like If you think there is a need for PAARL to register at IFLA and beto see our Association going stronger and best attuned to the a member under its ORGANIZATION CATEGORY, push andneeds of our members, in the advancement of their professions drive us to make it happen. If you think WONDERFUL Batanesin academic and research workplaces. In the recent posts in is worth every single centavo for an outreach, book a flight now,e-groups, you were able to see my personal service brand bring a book, a bag or a box of books and periodicals and joinreplacing I am PAARL (used as P.R.O in 2009) and PAARL, us in December. We had HELLO Singapore last October with 34Inc., Every Librarian’s Association (used as conference chair in participants, feel a deeper sense of belongingness with PAARL,2010), now be pleased to read, hear from time to time a new bond with your board of directors and member-joiners andservice brand, referring to PAARL Inc. as FULLY ENGAGED, benchmark with our EXCITING HONGKONG LIBRARY TOURMEMBER-DRIVEN ASSOCIATION. & BENCHMARKING this October.I also believe that service brand acceptance must be earned with Do you want some more? Be engaged with PAARL now! I looka good product and regular promotion and it is very fitting to use forward to hearing from you, receive e-mail notices, phone callsthis year in specific communications bearing the new brand for & invites, video surprises, blog write-ups with your, YES! Countservices and products PAARL will facilitate and sell as one FULLY me in...ENGAGED, MEMBER-DRIVEN ASSOCIATION. Mga kapwa ko manggagawa sa ubasan ng kasalukuyangAs leader of a DREAM TEAM composing of power team panahon: mga kapwa ko laybraryan at ipinagmamalaki kong mgaplayers from DLSU-Dasma represented by Sonia Gementiza; kasapi ng ating Asosasyon. Mabuhay ang PAARL sa kanyang ika-UP-Diliman, Sharon Ma. Esposo; Ateneo Professional School, 38 pagkakatatag. Happy celebration. Maraming salamat po.¶Sonia Lourdes David;
PHILIPPINE ASSOCIATION OF ACADEMIC AND RESEARCH LIBRARIANS No. 1 January - March 2011 News 5 Inspirational Message “Fountain of Youth” Delivered by Jocelyn Ladlad Response from Fr. Paul M. de Vera, OSB (in-behalf of Edwin S. Santiago, DLSU-Manila)The Chairperson of the Board of Librarians of the ProfessionalRegulation Commission, Ms. Corazon Nera, and board membersMs. Mila Ramos and Ms. Arabella Ananoria; The Board ofDirectors, past presidents and members of the PhilippineAssociation of Academic and Research Librarians, led byoutgoing president Mr. Christopher Paras; The representatives ofthe different library associations in the Philippines; Dear librariansand guests, a pleasant good morning.Cicero was quoted to have said, “To add a library to a houseis to give that house a soul.” In the same vein, we could also In the Middle Ages, people believed in the existence of theclaim that libraries are the heart of our educational institutions, “Fountain of Youth” in the New World and when old folks drankthe lifeblood, for they feed the mind and nourish our spirit with from it, they would be young again.knowledge and information. To this day, no one has ever found a fountain with such miraculousWhich is why it is our personal joy as an administrator that the waters. It is indeed unfortunate that a lot of us spend so muchDe La Salle University Library is under our supervision as part time searching for the “Fountain of Youth,” but not finding it. Fewof the Academic Services Group. We get to be familiarized people realize that such fountain is just around them or alreadyand involved in its initiatives that contribute to the university’s with them because they don’t recognize that work — useful andmission-vision of being “A leading learner-centered research productive work — is the real fountain of youth.university, bridging faith and scholarship in the service of society,especially the poor.” Some people, including librarians, who opt to retire prematurely age faster in their idleness than they ever did in full-timeThe dedication of our De La Salle University librarians to employment. Indeed, doing nothing is more boring and tiringthis profession is evidenced by the activities and projects especially when one is still young enough.it is undertaking to continuously improve their services andproactively respond to the needs of the university community. Too many people associate purposeful work with profitable work.In terms of personal development, our library personnel recently They perceive low paying jobs as boring. To them the mostparticipated in the Seminar on Quality Service Management upon interesting and challenging jobs are the high-paying ones. Yettheir return from the holiday break early this month. there are many useful things in every community that need to be done; that could bring satisfaction even without compensation.Last year, the university library started accepting payments forfines and printing via the electronic card GreenPurse. It also Librarians who are looking for the “Fountain of Youth” need notconverted the Cybernook into Cafe@theLibrary, operated by go far and away from their families. They just have to be moreCoffee Bean and Tea Leaf Library. In addition, it will soon launch creative and more diligent in looking for opportunities to servea 24/7 Tele-Reference Service through Text Messaging. in the community. They can help organize reading centers especially in the far flung and depressed areas. They can solicitFor sure, your respective libraries have also been undergoing from benefactors or launch book drives that can help barangaychanges in this Web 2.0 information technology-driven academic libraries in their effort at building their collection.environment. The PAARL series of seminars and fora are veryimportant sources of how to adapt and adopt to these online When librarians find something that needs to be done and putsystems, and how to constantly improve library services. It is to their hearts and minds into it, they gain a new purpose in living.your credit that libraries are not becoming obsolete but are moved It makes them feel much younger than what the calendar shows.to the forefront in the collection, organization, and dissemination I believe that’s how our honorees today feel.of knowledge. Colleagues and fellow librarians, we appreciate very much theThe election of Mr. Roderick Ramos as your new PAARL honor given to us this morning. Such gesture poses a challengepresident is a timely and fitting contribution for the De La Salle for us to keep ourselves forever young that we may have theUniversity Centennial celebrations this 2011. As such, we wish strengths to continue to serve. To know that our hard work, thatto take this opportunity to invite you to visit our library, and you our service is appreciated makes us become more determinedwill definitely get a very warm welcome from Erick. to render service for it is in serving you that we find love. It is seeing young men and women gain more knowledge throughPlease accept my sincere apologies for not being able to us that keep us alive, that keep us young forever. Working withbe physically here with you due to unforeseen personal you and for you enable us to find our “Fountain of Youth”.circumstances. We thank you for this recognition of our humble service. In theCongratulations to the new PAARL Board of Directors. name of the fellow honorees, we say “Maraming Salamat” fromThank you. the bottom of our hearts. Mabuhay! God bless us all.
Paid PHILIPPINE ASSOCIATION OF ACADEMIC AND RESEARCH LIBRARIANS 6 Members No. 1 January - March 2011Individual Members LIst Of PAARL PAId MeMBeRs As Of MARCh 2011 Name Institution Institution Address Name Institution Institution AddressAbalajen, Anna Marie A. St. Luke’s College of medicine Quezon City Campaña, PJ DLS-HIS CaviteAballe, Leah Maria Karena F. Trinity University of Asia Quezon City Caña , Mercy .Abdala, Maria Pretty Lay T. Bulacan State University Bulacan Canceran, Gina G. UP Manila ManilaAbelong, Julie R. Technological Institute of the Philippines Quezon City Canlas, Maria Teresa C. Holy Angel University Angeles CityAdriano, Lucila . Capule, Jeanette .Aguilar, Felicidad R. Saint Vincent School of Theology Quezon City Cardenas, Rossana G. Technological Institute of the Philippines Quezon CityAlayon, Stephen B. SEAFDEC - Aquaculture Dept. Iloilo Carreon, Lea N. UP College of Engineering Library II Quezon CityAlba, Teresita . San Beda College Alabang Muntinlupa City Casas, Criselda . FEU-Makati Makati CityAlbay, Alva M. Adventist University of the Philippines Cavite Celada, Fe O. Adamson University ManilaAlcantara, Aileenette A. Colegio De San Juan De Letran Manila Ceralde, Ana Andrea M. De La Salle Canlubang LagunaAlenzuela, Reysa C. US Embassy Manila Chavez, Maria Chona M. De La Salle Lipa Lipa CityAlicna, Diane April . CEU-Makati Makati Chavez, Marites K. Congressional National High School CaviteAllorde, Aprilyn P. Technological Institute of the Philippines Quezon City Clarito, Beatriz B. Adamson University ManilaAlomo, Ana Rita . University of Santo Tomas Manila Cobaria, Evelyn B. PCU Library, Manila ManilaAlonzo, Madonna . Cobaria, Miguel M. Philippine Normal University ManilaAmores, Ofelia T. Miriam College Grade School Quezon City Coralde, Regeraldyn . Metro Manila College Quezon CityAmurao, Ninda F. Adventist University of the Philippines Cavite Corpuz, Anicia Y. Ateneo de Manila University Quezon CityApa-ap, Linda R. San Sebastian College Manila Crescini, Paulina . ISHRM Cavite CityAquino, Maria Lynette B. San Pablo Colleges Laguna Cruz, Jennifer U. University of Perpetual Help System-DALTA Cavite CityArcenal, Hilda C. De La Salle Canlubang Laguna Cruz, AngelicaAsid, Benhur A. Southern City Colleges Zamboanga City Cruz, Niña Jesusa S. Colegio De San Juan De Letran ManilaAsido, Marivic P. Colegio De San Juan De Letran Manila Dadal, Roselle May R. Philippine Deposit Insurance Corporation Makati CityAtibagos, Anthony A. College of Engineering, U.P. Diliman Quezon City Daquer, Roxanne D. Emilio Aguinaldo College ManilaAyala, Jason Q. Sta. Clara Parish School Pasay City David, Sonia Lourdes L. Ateneo Professional Schools Library Makati CityBacus, Sylvian . Metro Manila College Quezon City David, Ma. LuzBalbin, Rosalie B. Colegio De San Juan De Letran Manila De Jesus, Amiel Colegio de San Juan BataanBalderas, Hilario, Jr. S. Ateneo Professionals Schools Library Makati City De Guzman, Paulit Q. Ateneo Professional Schools Library Makati CityBalderas, Michelle B. Our Lady of Fatima University - Antipolo Antipolo City De Leon, Ailene R. De La Salle, Lipa Lipa CityBalenbin, Shandee C. St. Scholastica’s College Manila De Leon, Virginia E. Philippine Womens University Quezon CityBaleva, Victoria P. Centro Escolar University Manila De Paz, Joebert A. De La Salle University-Dasmariñas CaviteBanal, Kareen D. Ateneo de Manila University Rizal Library Quezon City De Vera, Lydia M. Centro Escolar University ManilaBaroro, Elizabeth L. Dominican School Manila Manila Decinal, Anastacia D. Global City Innovative College TaguigBarredo, Erlinda G. Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila Manila Del Mundo, Rafael Joseph C. Ateneo de Manila University Quezon CityBasar, Concepcion A. Our Lady of Peace School Antipolo City Dela Cruz, Johna A. PWU-JASMS, Quezon City Quezon CityBasco, Idyl B. ICCT Colleges Foundation, Inc. Rizal Dela Cruz, Maria Elaine . AICS Quezon CityBaygan, Rhodora M. Centro Escolar University Manila Dela Cruz, Sheila . Bulacan State University BulacanBaylas, Bianca Rei T. College of Engineering, U.P. Diliman Quezon City Dela Cruz, Emelicita H. University of the East-Manila ManilaBellosillo, Leslie A. St. Scholastica’s College Manila Dela Puerta, Buenafe Z. Manuel S. Energa University Foundation Lucena CityBerba, Angie Lou C. Bulacan State University Bulacan Delos Reyes, Louise Ian T. DOST-STII Taguig CityBidaswa, Marian T. University of the East Manila Delos Santos, OP, Sr. Myrna D. Congregation of Dominican Sisters of St. Catherine of SienaBombales, Carmela A. APS Library Makati Diaz, Shierelyn L. De La Salle Lipa Lipa CityBongalos, Florbella S. De La Salle University Manila Manila Dionisio, Monica F. Sta. Clara Parish School Pasay CityBuela, Marietta M. UP Manila Manila Dizon, Fernan R. Ateneo de Manila University Quezon CityCaballero, Maricon C. Technological Institute of the Philippines Manila Dizon, Heidi Kalayaan M. Ateneo de Manila University-Rizal Library Quezon CityCabantog, Noemi . FEU-Makati Makati City Dorado, Dan Anthony D. College of Engineering Library Quezon CityCabonero, Anabelle T. Saint Mary’s University Nueva Vizcaya Elopre, Andrea S. Technological Institute of the Philippines Quezon CityCabonero, David A. St. Mary’s University Nueva Viscaya Enverga, Marietta Z. Manuel S. Energa University Foundation Lucena CityCainglet, Peter M. EAC Manila Manila Espinelli, Edison .Calingasan, Fatima . Esposado, Joan P. University of the Philippines Diliman Quezon CityCamaya, Leah Marie N. Colegio De San Juan De Letran Manila Esposo, Sharon Ma. S. UP COEngineering Quezon City
PHILIPPINE ASSOCIATION OF ACADEMIC AND RESEARCH LIBRARIANS Paid No. 1 January - March 2011 Members 7LIst Of PAARL PAId MeMBeRs As Of MARCh 2011 Name Institution Institution Address Name Institution Institution AddressEstoya, Ma. Teresa Manantan, Reynaldo, Jr. A. Trinity University of Asia Quezon cityEstudillo, Mary Ann D. DLSU-D Manguilin, Chona .Fajardo, Liza B. Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila Manila Manimtim, Mark Joseph . CEU-Makati Makati CityFarguerabao, Sheryl C. MSEUF - Lucena Lucena city Manjares, Maggie May I. UP College of Engg Library II Quezon cityFelices, Neonem C. Adventist University of the Philippines Cavite Manuel, Leonila .Flores, Lejempf V. Technological Institute of the Philippines Quezon City Manzo, Arlene . DLSU-Dasmariñas CaviteFuchigami, Kaori . Martinez, Malvin .Gacias, Alma T. Mater Ecclesiae School Laguna Matawaran, Nora .Gaerlan, Cherry Ann W. Technological Institute of the Philippines Quezon City Matias, Arlene .Galang, Jeena Marie A. De La Salle Univ. -Dasmarinas Cavite Mauricio, Grace M. Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila ManilaGarcia, Arlyn J. University of the Assumption Pampanga Medina, De Castro . Sta. Isabel College ManilaGarilao, Bernadette M. Ateneo de Manila University Quezon City Mendoza, Ethel H. DLSU-Dasmariñas CaviteGeporta, Ma. Vicky . EAC Manila Manila Meneses, Erwina T. FEU-NRMF Quezon CityGeray, Ma. Kriselda Joanna T. San Beda College Alabang Muntinlupa City Miado, Nelah M. Adventist University of the Philippines CaviteGuasch, Juan Martin . Miranda, Manilyn .Gueruela, Jesusa M. De La Salle Canlubang Laguna Mojados, Almasita L. APS Library MakatiHaico, Fe N. Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynia Manila Mojica, Leo L. Technological Institute of the Philippines ManilaHermogenes, Nelson . Adamson University Manila Molina, Kristeen Jesusa D. Ateneo Professionals Schools Library Makati CityIdiesca, Emelyn I. Dominican School Manila Manila Monis, Christine Febie M. Technological Institute of the Philippines Quezon CityInciong, Lailani P. St. Scholasticas College Manila Mont, Everest G. Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila ManilaIrinco, Reila Anasol R. Advanced Science and Technology Institute Quezon City Montejo, Estela A. Ateneo de Manila University Quezon CityIrinco, Reina R. UP College of Engineering Library II Quezon City Monterola, Mary Ann O. Mapua Institute of Technology ManilaJaromahum, Nida A. St. Anne College Lucena Inc. Lucena City Montesines, Teresita D. Assumption Antipolo Antipolo CityJavier, Jemlyne S. Colegio De San Juan De Letran Manila Montilla, Michelle Ann T. Holy Angel University PampangaJimenez, Ma. Ruchiella T. Bulacan State University Bulacan Morales, Arturo . DILG-LGU Pasig CityJoson, Carmina G. The Philippine Womens University Manila Mordido, Jinky M. Philippine Christian University ManilaJulian, Nancy Q. Holy Angel University Angeles City Moscara, Sarah T. House of Representatives, Congress of the Philippines Quezon CityJunsan, Arianne L. Colegio de Sta. Rosa, Intramuros Manila Murillo, Pius S. Colegio De San Juan De Letran ManilaLacasandile, Juby L. Technological Institute of the Philippines Quezon City Nabaunag, Maria Cristina T. Ateneo de Manila University Quezon CityLadlad, Jocelyn L. De La Salle University Manila Manila Nefulda, Jinky Rose E. Colegio De San Juan De Letran ManilaLagda, Jocelyn F. University of the East Manila Nicdao, Siena Blanca A. Mapua Institute of Technology ManilaLaguatan, Sheree Ann V. Technological Institute of the Philippines Quezon City Ocampo, Rosalyn S. Ateneo de Manila University Quezon CityLalic, Rosita S. Bulacan State University Bulacan Olamit, Marcelita .Lanzuela, Febie G. Saint Marys University Nueva Vizcaya Oliquino II, Jemelyn S.Laroza, Gerry O. Ateneo de Manila University Quezon City Opu-an, Regina Flor . Lyceum University ManilaLaurio, Ma. Jessica M. Centro Escolar University Manila Ordenes, Maria Rosiel C. Colegio De San Juan De Letran BataanLetran, Abigael Amor B. San Beda College Alabang Muntinlupa City Ordoñez, Helen A. Adamson University ManilaLirio, Vivian . Adamson University Manila Oruga, Venus B. Lyceum of the Philippines University ManilaLlave, Eleonor M. College of Engineering Library Quezon City Paboneta, Rowena C. Colegio De San Juan De Letran ManilaLobo, Ma. Cecilia D. University of Santo Tomas Library Manila Padilla, Diana .Lontoc, Raquel . Padilla, Ofelia R. Adventist University of the Philippines CaviteLucero, Jacqueline L. San Sebastian College - Recoletos Manila Padilla, Vilma T. San Juan National High School San Juan CityLumbera, Gloria P. De La Salle Lipa Lipa City Pancho, Teresita . Centro Escolar University Makati CityLuna, Wilhelmina A. San Sebastian College - Recoletos Manila Pande, Marian G. Quezon City up mlisMacabeo, Marietta . Panzales, Guillerma C. UP Manila, College of Arts and Sciences Library ManilaMacalalad, Ana Grace A. Ateneo de Manila University Rizal Library Quezon City Paran, Honorata .Macale, Basilio P. Technological Institute of the Philippines Manila Parman, Reyna M. UP Diliman College of Engineering Library II Quezon CityMacapia, Myrna P. Manuel S. Enverga University Foundation Lucena City Pascual, Emar . Ateneo de Manila UniversityMallo, Geraldine G. Manuel S. Enverga University Foundation Lucena City Pedrosa, Gemma G. Immaculate Heart of Mary College ParanaqueManabat, April R. Mapua Institute of Technology Makati City Perez, Joy M. De La Salle Health Sciences Institute CaviteManalo, Leona Rica T. BSP Manila List of PAARL Members ... See page 8
Paid PHILIPPINE ASSOCIATION OF ACADEMIC AND RESEARCH LIBRARIANS 8 Members No. 1 January - March 2011List of PAARL Members...(from page 7) Name Institution Institution Address Name Institution Institution AddressPeru, Jocelyn AIMS Trinidad, Myra PNTC Colleges CavitePineda, Ma. Elvira Adamson Unversity Manila Urcia, Maylene St. Vincent School of Theology Quezon CityPoblete, Felicitas Usita, MarivicPorteza, Wilma B. Colegio De San Juan De Letran Intramuros, Manila Uson, Purita Philippine Womens University ManilaPuzon, Edward . Valbuena, Arlene J. UP College of Engineering Library I Quezon CityQuiambao, Cery Jean B. UP College of Engineering Library Quezon City Valencia, Nerissa M. Bulacan State University BulacanRabino, Lilian C. De La Salle, Lipa Lipa City Ventanilla, Nolaysa S. PWU-JASMS, QC Quezon CityRagudo, Mercedita R. FEU-East Asia College Manila Ventura, Adoracion . Adamson University ManilaRamos, Maureen A. Philippine Cultural College Manila Victorio, Catherine C. FEU-NRMF Quezon CityRamos, Roderick . De La Salle University Manila Vienes, Joy V. University of the East - Manila ManilaRazon, Delia V. Villaraza, Cruz, Marcelo & Angcangco Law Offices (CVLaw) Taguig Villagracia, Ella S. Engineering Library I Quezon CityRelevante, Lady Catherine University of Santo Tomas Manila Villamater, Rosario A. Manuel S. Enverga University Foundation Lucena CityReyes, Rosemarie C. Technological Institute of the Philippines Manila Villanueva, Maria Theresa B. Ateneo de Manila University Rizal Library Quezon CityRilatos, Arlene . Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila Manila Visico, Marilou H. University of the East ManilaRiosa, Liza F. Technological Institute of the Philippines Quezon City Vivines, Sabina .Rondilla, Rhoel E. University of the Philippines Diliman Quezon City Yap, Joseph M. De La Salle University ManilaRoque, Arvin C. Ace Bookstore Quezon city Yap, Marilyn B. San Beda College Alabang Muntinlupa CitySabado, Diana . Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila Manila Yocte, Emelita B. Technological Institute of the Philippines Quezon CitySabelino, Joan R. Technological Institute of the Philippines Quezon CitySagun, Karryl Kim A. Ateneo de Manila University Quezon City Institutional MembersSahagun, Jonas . University of santo Tomas Manila Institution Office Address RepresentativesSalcedo, Charlyn P. Manuel S. Enverga University Foundation Lucena City Adamson University Manila Calimag, Delia Adventist University of the Philippines Cavite Sales, Mila H.Salcines, Cecilia L. Immaculate Heart of Mary College Paranaque City Angelicum College Quezon City Modesto, MacelindaSalcines, Licel L. Ermita Catholic School Manila Asian Institute of Maritime Studies Pasay City Nabor, JeojilynSalvador, Maryann J. De La Salle University-Dasmariñas Dasmariñas City Assumption Antipolo Inc. Antipolo Capito, RitaSalvador, Maria Teresita A. Bulacan Ecumenical School Bulacan Bulacan State University Bulacan Santos, CielitoSampana, Aneli Gail . Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila Manila Central Luzon State University Nueva Ecija Bartolome, Zoraida E.San Gabriel, Michelle . Colegio de San Juan de Letran Manila De Jesus, CarolineSangil, Maria Lourdes B. San Beda College Alabang Muntinlupa City Colegio de San Juan de Letran Laguna Nabus, EvelynSantiago, Ginalyn . Dela Salle Canlubang Laguna Bebeng, JaneSantos, Welsie B. Bulacan State University Bulacan Department of Labor and Employment Library Manila Cabance, Maria Teresa M.Sarilla, Racquel T. Lyceum of the Philippines University Manila Emilio Aguinaldo College Manila Rusgal, GloriaSelencio, Marivic G. San Beda College Alabang Muntinlupa City Espiritu Santo Parochial School Manila Macarasig, OpalynSeña, Roxanne Nicole . iAcademy Makati City FEU-East Asia College ManilaSimangan, Librada G. Philippine Womens University Manila FEU, Nicanor Reyes, Manila Manila Conti, Elnora L.Soler, Deana . Adamson University Manila Holy Angel University Angeles City Maniago, Nimfa T. iAcademy Dividor, Cherrie MaeSoria, Kimberly Ann O. Mapua Institute of Technology Manila Immaculate Conception Cathedral SchoolSoriano, Rosalina A. Earist-Cavite Campus, GMA Cavite Cavite Institute of Formation and Religious Studies Quezon CitySornoza, Merlyn A. UP College of Architecture Library Quezon City Isabela State University Isabela Dela Cruz, Betsie M.Subaldo, Juanita . La Consolacion College Library Manila Flores, Claire G.Sueño, Bernadette D. UP College of Engineering Library II Quezon City Lourdes School of Mandaluyong Mandaluyong Guillermo, Grce A.Sulit, Jenefher A. St. Scholasticas College Manila Mapua Institute of Technology Manila Jose, VeronicaSurmieda, Janny S. Ateneo De Manila University Quezon City Metro Manila College Quezon City Coralde, Geraldine M.Servañez, Merlyn . Ateneo De Manila University Quezon City Perpetual Help College of Manila ManilaTabiendo, Grace B. University of the Philippines Diliman Quezon City Philippine Normal University Agusan del Sur Baylon, Ma. TheresaTablizo, Melba . Sacred Heart College Navela, AuroraTagacay, Mary Jane R. Mater Ecclessiae School Laguna Saint Mary’s University Nueva Vizcaya Cayaban, Dr. Enrique T.Targo, Sonia . PWU-JASMS, QC Quezon City San Pablo Colleges San Pablo City Manlangit, Rene B.Tejada, Ellen . Adamson University Manila School of St. Anthony Quezon City Habab, Marie GeneTined, Raquel . SEAFDEC - Library, Aquaculture Department Iloilo Pacino, Luisa G.
PHILIPPINE ASSOCIATION OF ACADEMIC AND RESEARCH LIBRARIANS No. 1 January - March 2011 News 9List of PAARL Members...(from page 8) 2010 Financial Report By Aisa M. Dela Torre Institution Office Address Representatives Beginning Cash, December 31, 2009 2,113,876.28St. Luke’s College of Medicine Quezon City Fegalan, Baby Lynnie F.St. Scholastica’s College Manila Aler, Olivia R. Composition of Fund BalancesSTI - Sta. Rosa Laguna Cash in bank: Time Deposit-Scholarship Fund (BDO) 1,040,000.00STI Bacoor, Bacoor, Cavite Cavite Bitman, Wilma Interest Income 380,225.26STI College - Santa Rosa Laguna Robles, Ester V. Total in Time Deposit 1,420,225.26Surigao del Sur State University Surigao del Sur Osorio, Aida C.Technological Institute of the Philippines Manila Manila Borja, Nanita M. Cash in bank: Savings/Checking Account (BPI) 621,822.59Technological Institute of the Philippines Quezon City Quezon City Manalo, Sonny Boy T. Cash in bank: Savings Deposit (PNB) 63,304.81Trinity University of Asia Quezon City Cash on Hand 8,523.62Technological University of the Philippines Manila Total Cash Savings and on hand 693,651.02UERM-MMC Manila Gasmen, Maria JulianaUniversity of Manila Manila Total Receipts for 2010 2,160,528.10University of Northeastern Philippines Iriga City Cabria, Cynthia Less: Expenses (see Summary of Expenses) (2,050,574.74)University of Santo Tomas Manila Majuela, Estrella Net Receipts for 2010 109,953.36University of St. Louis Tuguegarao Pinto, MichaelUniversity of the Assumption Pampanga San Agustin, Rodolfo Collectibles 4 Balai Ti PLAI Raffle Ticket Booklets 3, 200.00 Lifetime Members Esperanza A. Sta. Cruz Zoraida E. Bartolome Singapore Benchmarking (Jose, Veronica) 26,000.00 Irene D. Amores Mona Lisa P. Leguiab Total Collectibles 29,200.00 Rogelio B. Mallillin Loreto M. Seriña Net Receipts Including Collectibles 139,153.36 Corazon M. Nera Veneranda O. Sajorda Total Expenses in 2010 2,050,574.74 Theresa B. Cruz Fe Angela M. Verzosa Sarah C. De Jesus Maribeth D. Aguila Ending Cash, 31 December 2010 2,223,829.64 Salvacion M. Arlante Teresita G. Hernandez - Calma Cash in bank: Time Deposit (BPI) 1,250,000.00 Lolita P. Gonzales Susan O. Pador PAARL Scholarship Fund 239,355.74 Teresita C. Moran Dionisia M. Angeles Total in Time Deposit 1,489,355.74 Rodolfo Y. Tarlit Sr. Ignatius Tal Placido, SPC Celedonia R. Cayaban Marietta D. Molina Cash in bank: Savings/Checking Account (BPI) 652,761.45 Erlinda F. Flores Loreto T. Garcia Cash in bank: Savings Deposit (PNB) 77,550.91 Marlo C. Chavez Elvira B. Lapus Cash on Hand 4,161.54 Rebecca M. Jocson Christopher C. Paras Total Cash Savings and on hand 734,473.90 Belen M. Vibar Roderick B. Ramos Fund Balance as of January 2011 2,223,829.64PAARL Holds 38th... from page 2 Composition of Fund Balances Current Account (BPI) 652,761.45Longest serving NOMELEC Chair, Rebecca M. Jocson, on Cash in bank: Savings Deposit (PNB) 77,550.91the other hand, informed the body on the guidelines for thenomination and election and presented the results of the recently Time Deposit (BPI) 1,250,000.00concluded election. They were later inducted into office by Cash on Hand 4,161.54Corazon M. Nera, Chair, Board For Librarians. Mrs. Tablizo of Scholarship Fund (BPI) 239,355.74the National Library, welcomed the participants. Collectibles 29,200.00The occasion was graced by the presence of the past PAARLpresidents in the persons of Susan O. Pador, Corazon M. Nera,Salvacion M. Arlante, Marietta D. Molina,. Loreto T. Garcia,Belen M. Vibar, Rebecca M. Jocson and others. Well applaudedpresentations were rendered by the Philippine Normal UniversityCTL Choir conducted by Ms. Carmela Buhain.It was also during the occasion that the new PAARL tag line“FULLY ENGAGED: MEMBER - DRIVEN ASSOCIATION” wasintroduced.After the assembly a sumptuous lunch buffet was served with agood musical performance from the PNU-CTL Choir. Prizes weregiven to lucky participants and members of the association.
PHILIPPINE ASSOCIATION OF ACADEMIC AND RESEARCH LIBRARIANS 10 News No. 1 January - March 2011 Outgoing President’s Report By Christopher C. ParasORGANIZATIONAL PLANNING WORKSHOP Singapore Libraries Visited:January 8, 2010 at Sajorda River Park, Iba, Zambales Woodlands Regional LibraryPreparation for Gen Assembly/Induction Library @ EsplanadePresentation of Calendar Activities for 2011 Singapore Management UniversityAppoinment of Various Committees National Library of SingaporeBonding Moments with the Newly elected Board Nanyang Technological UniversityINDUCTION OF OFFICERS NOVEMBER2010 Executive Board were officially sworn into Office November 25 One-day Seminar on Revitalized LibraryHeld at St. Paul University-QC on 29 January 2010 with Sr. Nintha Networking: PAARLNet at the Frontline, Epifanio de los SantosLucilla Baldado, SPC as Inducting Officer Auditorium, The National Library, T.M. Kalaw, ManilaBOARD MEETINGS MEMBERSHIP/PUBLICATIONS 2010Conducted 12 Monthly Board Meetings Chaired by Ms. Ana Maria B. Fresnido, PROHolding of meetings coincided with major and half-day Recorded 406 individual members and 65 institutionalactivities membersCONTINUING PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION ACTIVITIES Published 3 issues of PAARL Newsletter, issues no. 1,2 and aFEBRUARY double issue 3&4(7 Fora, 1 Conference, 1 Seminar, 1 Int’l Lib. Tour) Updated and compiled the 2010 PAARL Directory of MembersFeb 19 - PAARL Forum on “To CPE or not to CPE?” in cooperation and Handbookwith Aklatang Emilio Aguinaldo, DLSU-Dasmarinas, Cavite 350-page Ready for printingMARCH FINANCIAL STATUSMarch 19 in cooperation with Ortigas Foundation Library, forum Our very able Treasurer, Ms. Aisa Dela Torre is now in her“High Impact Library Customer Handling in the 21st Century” delivery stage. Mrs. Teresita Moran, former PAARL President,APRIL 2010 Chair on International Affairs and Chief Librarian of APSApril 14-16 PAARL’s 3-day National Summer Conference on will report on her behalf.“Superior Practices and World Widening Services of Philippine NOMELECLibraries, Dao District, Tagbilaran City, Bohol Mrs. Rebecca M. Jocson, former PAARL President, longestMAY serving NOMELEC Chair and PLM Chief Librarian will reportMay 27 in cooperation with C & E Logic, forum: Communicating on this accomplishment.Effectively in the Library Workplace @ the at the C & E Information SPECIAL PROJECTSand Resource Center located along Quezon Boulevard PAARL Standards 2010JUNE Mrs. Fe Angela Verzosa, former PAARL President successfullyJune 18 in cooperation with National Bookstore, A forum on proposed, drafted and finalized the 2010 PAARL Standards“Technical Preparations-Requirements for Book Prescription for Academic Libraries. Series of public consultations wereShops held at NBS Superbranch at Araneta Center, Cubao conducted from June-Nov in conjunction with PAARL monthly activities.JULY She also used online surveys and social networking sites toJuly 6 in cooperation (ABAP), a lecture-forum on “Raising the gather inputs and recommendations from librariansLibrarians’ Teaching Identity through Lifelong Learning Modules PAARL Standards 2010 is now ready for endorsement toand Portfolios, SM Megamall CHEDAUGUST Membership DatabaseAugust 19-20 “LIBRARY AND WEB 2011 for READERS, Through the efforts of Ms. Fresnido and her team of TechnicalTECHNICAL & ARCHIVES SERVICES”, Holy Angel University- experts, PAARL membership database was created and updatedAngeles City, Sto. Rosario St., Angeles City, Pampanga covering the period from 2005-2010.SEPTEMBER The database will soon be uploaded online.September 15 MIBF Forum on “INFORMATION ETHICS OTHER ACTIVITIES& C O P Y R I G H T L AW Y E R I N G O F I N F O R M AT I O N Conducted Outreach Program in Sagada National High School,PROFESSIONALS“, SMX Convention Center, SM Mall of Asia, Mountain Province through Book DonationsPasay City PAARL actively participated during the National Book WeekOCTOBER Celebration and donated refreshments for the paradeOctober 21-24 LIBRARY TOUR IN Singapore dubbed“Benchmarking Tour in Singapore Libraries”, Philippine Some of the Board attended the PLAI Lucheon held at ShangrilaAssociation of Academic and Research Librarians (PAARL) Restaurant on Nov. 30, 2010.
PHILIPPINE ASSOCIATION OF ACADEMIC AND RESEARCH LIBRARIANS No. 1 January - March 2011 News 11 PAARL Board Begins 2011 with Planning By Roderick B. RamosIt was in Tagaytay where the Board spent one Saturday to plan for its 2011 activities.Vice president and conference chair Sonia Gementiza brought the group in onebeautiful residential house with good food and accommodating Bulalo cookedfrom Dasma-Cavite in the highlands of cold, chilly breezy Tagaytay last January8, 2011. 2009 president and this year’s Professional Service Awardee, Ms. ElviraLapuz (University of the Philippines) lectured about radicalizing the administrativeculture of the Organization and emphasized PRIORITY NEEDS:1. Increase advocacy and marketing of the Association;2. Develop and manage the Association’s financial resources;3. Increase membership; and,4. Develop future leaders and advocates.Then, a planning-workshop was set with meeting of minds of a DREAM TEAM (coined by Mr. Christopher Paras) consisting of keyplayers from DLSU-Dasma represented by Sonia Gementiza; UP-Diliman, Sharon Ma. Esposo; Ateneo Professional School, SoniaLourdes David; UST, Cecilia Lobo; UE-Manila, Aquilino Abenojar (replaced by TIP-QC, Sonny Boy Manalo); CEU, Victoria Baleva;Ateneo de Manila University, Matet Villanueva; San Juan De Letran, Carolyn De Jesus; and, Global City College, ChristopherParas, led by newly elected president, Mr. Roderick B. Ramos (DLSU-Manila).The stewardship of 2011 Board and the success of this year’s activities are primarily centered on what was agreed upon by thegroup as the Association’s marketing brand: PAARL, Inc., “Fully Engaged, Member-driven Association”. Face2Face: Finding Your Organizing & Publishing @ Balance in Handling Difficult The Fort : Professionals’ Library Customers Best CPE By Ma. Theresa B. Villanueva By Christine Febie M. Monis Developing more professional competencies is a must for continuing professional education. This does not exclude upgrades in writing, organizing and publishing. After gaining language proficiency skills, library personnel’s aptitude and competence while expressing thoughts and ideas should have been demonstrated in speech and in writing as well.Last February 18, 2011, the Philippine Association of Academic PAARL held another forum entitled “Organizing &and Research Librarians, Inc., in cooperation with the Miguel de Publishing @ The Fort: Professionals’ Best CPE” lastBenavides Library of the University of Santo Tomas conducted March 18, 2011 at Fully Booked Store, Bonifacio Globala forum entitled “Face2Face: Finding your Balance in Handling City, Taguig. The forum allowed every participant to beDifficult Library Customers” at the Conference Hall, Miguel de trained; to receive practical tips; hints and experiences;Benavides Library, UST, España, Manila. discover style and art for writing; acquire some disciplines;The forum aimed on how to establish good library-customer be coached on how to write with confidence; lovechemistry. It also intended to get a better understanding of composing more, organize and enable to publish, wiredCustomer Relations Management and to acquire the needed or not web-based.balance prior, during and after a challenging library encounterwith library patrons. The speaker was Ms. Anastacia Dalisay The session started at 1 o’clock in the afternoon withDecinal who delivered her lecture in a very interactive manner; an invocation and singing of the National Anthem. Afterinvolving the participants by sharing their own respective which, Mr. Ramos, PAARL President, gave his openingencounters and experiences with library clients. remarks. Mr. Jaime Daez, Managing Director of FullyPrior to the forum proper, the participants viewed the major Booked delivered his welcome remarks. Ms. Rosauritobook exhibit entitled “Lumina Pandit: an Exhibition of Historical Suatengco, a professor from Philippine Normal UniversityTreasures”. It showcased the UST library’s precious and shared her expertise on the current roles of librarians assignificant compilation of books and other materials. The writers, organizers and publishers.exhibit was prepared in celebration of the 400th year foundinganniversary of UST.PAARL would like to extend its gratitude to Fr. Aparicio, to Ms.Decinal, to the participants and all the persons who made theforum a complete success.
Upcoming PHILIPPINE ASSOCIATION OF ACADEMIC AND RESEARCH LIBRARIANS 12 Events No. 1 January - March 2011 Upcoming EventsFebruary 18, 2011Forum on FACE2FACE: FINDING YOUR BALANCE IN HANDLINGDIFFICULT LIBRARY CUSTOMERS want to share with your fellowVenue: University of Santo TomasMarch 18, 2011 librarians your talent forORGANIZING & PUBLISHING: A PROFESSIONAL’S BEST CPEVenue: Global City Innovative College writing? If so,April 1, 2011LIBRARY TOUR I: ATENEO, UP, UST, INTRAMUROS MUSEUM AND BE PART OF THE NEXT ISSUEARCHIVESApril 27-29, 2011 OF THE PAARL NEWSLETTER!National Summer Conference on LIBRARY TOURISM & HOSPITALITY:THE BUSINESS OF ENDEARING PHILIPPINE LIBRARIES ANDINFORMATION SERVICES TO PUBLICSVenue: Roxas City, CapizMay 19-20, 2011PAARL ACADEMY 1: BIBLIOTHERAPY SHOPS IN LIBRARIES &INFORMATION CENTERS Staff BoxVenue: NBS Ortigas Editor-in-ChiefJune 17, 2011 Sonny Boy T. ManaloCALL FOR PAPERS (TECHNICAL SERVICES) Associate EditorsVenue: C&E Publishing, Quezon City Carolyn R. De JesusJuly 03, 2011 Roderick B. RamosPROFESSIONAL’S BEST: LIBRARIAN’S SERVICE AND TEACHING Circulation ManagersPORTFOLIOS: CREATING & COLLECTING Ma. Theresa B. VillanuevaVenue: SM Megamall Sonia M. GementizaAugust 18-19, 2011PAARL ACADEMY: 2 DAY LIBRARY LEADERSHIP TRAINING ContributorsVenue: San Miguel Building, Ortigas Aisa Dela Torre Christine Febie M. MonisSeptember 2011CALL FOR PAPERS (READERS SERVICES) Layout and GraphicsVenue: SMX Mall of Asia Lejempf V. FloresOctober 21, 2011 PAARL Board 2011LIBRARY TOUR II: ATENEO, UP, UST, INTRAMUROSMUSEUM AND ARCHIVES President : Roderick B. Ramos Vice President : Sonia M. GementizaOctober 19-22, 2011 Secretary : Sharon Ma. S. EsposoEXCITING HONGKONG: BENCHMARKING TOUR IN HONG KONG Treasurer : Sonia Lourdes L. DavidLIBRARIES Auditor : Ma. Cecilia D. LoboVenue: Hong Kong P.R.O. : Sonny Boy T. ManaloNovember 2011 Directors : Victoria P. Baleva Carolyn R. De JesusCALL FOR PAPERS (SUPPORT STAFF) Ma. Theresa B. VillanuevaPAARLNET Ex-Officio : Christopher C. ParasVenue: The National LibraryDecember 1-3, 2011OUTREACH PROGRAM : HELLO BATANESVenue: Basco, BatanesJanuary 27, 2012 )PAARL’s 39th GENERAL ASSEMBLY s IL (PM arian S MAVenue: The National Library of the Philippines c h Libr CLAS esear D THIR FICE and R D AS F demic uilding TERE A POST O 5-00 f Aca EN 2000 tion o l Library B 00 ANIL it no. 129 ocia e Ass e Nationa Manila 10 AT M Perm y 15, r bruar , 2011 ection pin Philip 1 3/F Th ita, Unde ranted: Fe ber 31 l insp 30 t, Erm te G : Decem posta Rm. Stree Da until bject for alaw Valid e Paid. Su T.M. K PINES g PHIL IP Posta rs. embe at all m lo fr ee to T. Mana on is Boy cripti r. Sonny Subs o rg). contact M nline aarlo s, please /site/p on le .com suggesti .goog ts and /sites en (http:/ or comm n line F nd o bers. int a tee Mem in pr it qua rterly nd Comm a shed e Board publi tiv tter is om Execu 613847. wsle e fr 3 L Ne om 9073 PAAR utions c . 361 or 0 Co ntrib 0964 loc 911- (02)