Joseph Yap, here to stay!
With an eventful three year-career at DLSU and having been speaker to various seminars and trainings for librarians, the Permanency Board approved the permanent position of Joseph Yap beginning Term 2 of AY 2012-2013.
In 2010, Joseph joined De La Salle University as a Catalog Librarian. July of the same year, he was assigned at the Graduate School of Business, Makati Extension Campus (MEC). The MEC Library caters to the graduate students and faculty members of program Masters in Business Administration, Juris-Doctor Degree (MBA/JD). The collection of the library spans from management, economics, marketing, finance, accounting, statistics and law.
Early in his career, he served as the Information Resource Officer of the Asian Collaborative Training Network for Malaria (ACTMalaria) in 2006. He was in-charge of the ACTMalaria Information Resource Center (AIRC) and was an active member of Medical and Health Librarians Association of the Philippines (MAHLAP) and became its PRO in 2008.
Mr. Yap is the current president of the Association of Special Libraries of the Philippines (ASLP).