PAARL Forum at the 23rd Philippine Academic Book Fair

Dear Colleagues:

In line with the 23rd Philippine Academic Book Fair, the Philippine Association of Academic/Research Librarians, Inc. in cooperation with Academic Booksellers Association of the Philippines (ABAP), will be holding a forum on “Building 21st Century Collections: Approaches and Practices", to be held at the Megamall Trade 1, Bldg B, SM Megamall, Mandaluyong City on 24 July 2019, 12:00-4:00PM. The forum aims to provide a fertile learning environment for new ideas , approaches, and enlightened discussion among library and information professionals in the country.

The participants of the forum are expected to (1) gain a better understanding of the new trends, approaches, and practices in acquiring and managing library collections and (2) recognize the strategies of building the 21st century library collections.

In this regard, we would like to invite all librarians, LIS teachers and students, to this forum. There is a registration of Php300 for PAARL members, Php350 for non-members, and Php200 for students to cover snack and certificates. Only limited slots are available. Registration is on first come, first served basis.

We also invite you to join or renew your membership (fees: Ph300, individual; Php1000, institutional).

For inquiries, please contact any member of the Board.

Thank you and we look forward to your unending support to PAARL.

Letter of invites can be downloaded from: