Friday, May 30, 2014

Frias, Olivar and Rada attend "Developing Competencies in Library Automation and Preservation" seminar-workshop


The Philippine Group of Law Librarians (PGLL) sponsored a seminar-workshop entitled “Developing Competencies in Library Automation and Preservation held last May 14-16, 2014 at Hotel Veniz, Baguio City. Three librarians from the DLSU libraries attended this event namely Ms. Willian Frias, Ms. Juliet Olivar and Mr. Jorge Erwin Rada.  

The objectives of this seminar are: to equip participants with the knowledge on how to assess and prioritize their collection; to experience hands-on book preservation; to anticipate the possible library crises and coping mechanisms using Project Noah; to get acquainted to the available digital and/or online legal collection and resources in the Philippines and the United States; and to discover some available library management systems which a librarian may choose for their own libraries.