LORA, the Librarian Meets with DepEd Manila Teacher-Librarians

As part of the Libraries’ community extension program, nine (9) teacher-librarians from the Department of Education – Manila District 1 and nearby areas attended the free mentoring program called TeachMeet with LORA, the Librarian. This activity was attended by teacher-librarians from Rosauro Almario Elementary School, Fernando Ma. Guerrero Elementary School, Amado V. Hernandez Elementary School, General Miguel Malvar Elementary School, Aurora A. Quezon Elementary School, Manuel L. Quezon Elementary School,  Timoteo Paez Elementary School, Jose Rizal Elementary School  and Antonio J. Villegas Vocational High School. 

Facilitated by Mr. Joseph Yap, IMS Coordinator, participants were taught to create library guide as a tool for library promotion and teaching students information literacy skills. In addition, the Archives Coordinator Ms. Donna Labangon gave a demonstration on how to access the e-Library USA databases and selected open access electronic resources linked via the Libraries’ website. 

This event is in close collaboration with the American Corner – Manila.