Friday, June 10, 2011

15th Philippine Academic Book Fair 2011

The Academic Booksellers Association of the Philippines (ABAP) will hold the 15th Philippine Academic Book Fair on July 12-16, 2011 at the Megatrade Hall 3, SM Megamall, Mandaluyong City.

This event will feature the latest academic books, journals, references, educational video and audio materials, publishing aids, electronic references, computers and other materials for educational institutions. This fair will provide the Filipino people the opportunity to avail of these materials at the most reasonable price with mint copies from participating book companies.

Established book companies such as Academic Book Sales, Catholic Book Center, Claretian Communications, Creative Minds Book Center, Goodwill Bookstore, UST Publishing House, New Day Publishers, UP Press, New Century Books, Global Learning Media Corporation, Golden Books Services, Inc., Ateneo University Press, Book Trends Enterprises will be exhibiting their educational materials in the said event.

Reviewers, educational/professional institutions, independent publishers' representatives, independent booksellers, librarians, publishers, school leavers, students, teachers/tutors, trainers/consultants and working adults are invited to visit the fair which opens at 10:00 a.m. and closes at 8:00 p.m.

For more information, contact Ms. Ma. Cristina S. Capistrano, Vice President, Primetrade Asia, Inc. at telephone nos.: (02) 896-0661 and (02) 896-0682; or e-mail at bookfair and website

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Thursday, June 9, 2011

Awarding of Outstanding Professionals

Please be informed that the schedule of the awarding of Outstanding Professionals will be on June 22, 2011 including the outstanding librarian. PRC has issued PLAI 35 tickets at Php2000.00. Professor Thelma S.Kim is enjoining the Regional Council Presidents and the different Librarians Association in the Philippines to buy a ticket available at the PLAI office. Please get in touch with PLAI clerk Ms. Aster Gerolaga at the PLAI office.

Likewise, Mam Kim would like to meet all the presidents of the different Librarians Association on June 22, 2011 at 10:00 AM at the PLAI office.

Wednesday, June 8, 2011

PNU Review for Librarians Exam

Registration is on-going. Review fee is PHP 2,900, you need to bring 1x1 ID Picture (colored or black & white), and valid ID.

As confirmed by Dr. Linda M. Tayona, you can enroll/reserve any time of the day from 7am-4pm (MONDAY to FRIDAY) @4th floor room 420 of the Library.

The review classes will start on July 31, 2011 and ends on September 25, 2011.

Every Sunday: 8:00-5:00 pm.

For further queries, please call Dr. Linda M. Tayona

P# 3027717 or, call 527-0368, 404-0267, 524-0749, and 527-7371.