Wednesday, September 1, 2010

Assertiveness and Creativity in the Library: 5s Applied

The Quezon City Librarians Association, Inc. in cooperation with Quezon City Science High School is pleased to invite you to a seminar with the topic: “Assertiveness and Creativity in the Library: 5s Applied.” This will be held on October 15, 2010, Friday, from 8 am to 5 pm at the Conference Hall of Quezon City Science High School.

The topics to be discussed are the following:

1. How do we apply assertiveness and creativity in common and difficult situations in the library?

2. How do we apply 5s in the libraries: sorting, straightening, systematic cleaning, standardizing, and sustaining

This invitation is open to all and will entail a fee of Seven Hundred Pesos (Php700.00) which will cover seminar kits, handouts, certificate of participation, certificate of appearance, snacks and lunch.

Reservation with payments on or before September 15, 2010 enjoys a fifty pesos discount. Please make a check payable to Quezon City Librarians Association, Inc., and pay in advance to any officer of the Association or deposit to any BDO branch and use Quezon City Librarians Association, Inc. as Account Name. Please also fill up our registration form here: or copy paste this to your address bar:

For other inquiries, please email/call Ms. Estela Montejo:, 426-60-61 loc 5570 OR Mr. Troy Lacsamana/ Ms. Manica Cortez:, 9279834.

Thank you very much.

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Saturday, May 2, 2009

Fresh start

The QCLAI held its’ first team building and planning workshop last April 30 at the Claret School, Quezon City. Our speaker was Mr. Edwin Romero, a training assistant at the Commission of Audit.

The teambuilding was done to make the officers of the QCLAI responsive and committed to the activities and programs of the organization. After the team building, a planning workshop was made to present the activities of the organization for the year. The activities presented will be used as the guide to accomplish the program of action of QCLAI.

The participants to the teambuilding and planning seminar are the following: Arnel , Pauline Regidor, Tess Ortega, Cora Cruz, Edna Mapa, Loida Cruz, Teng Montejo, Mariz Chico, Godelia Ricalde.

Monday, March 30, 2009

Congratulations to the New Board

The following were elected as Quezon City Librarians Association, Inc. Officers for 2009-2010
last March 30, 2009:

Ms. Paulette Regidor (Philippine Science High School Library)

Ms. Edna Mapa (Commission on Audit Library)

Mr. Arnel Franco (Law Research Section, QC Public Library)

Ms. Cora Cruz (Claret School Library)

Ms. Mariza Chico (Reference Section, QC Public Library)

Mr. Alistair Troy B. Lacsamana (Multimedia and Outreach Section, QC Public Library)

Board of Directors:
Ms. Pearl Patacsil
Ms. Godelia Ricalde
Ms. Mary Ann Bernal

Good luck and God bless!

Thursday, August 21, 2008

Moving Targets: Understanding our Changing Landscape

The Quezon City Librarians Association Inc. (QCLAI) is pleased to announce the conduct of a seminar-workshop entitled “Moving Targets: Understanding our Changing Landscape” on October 21-22, 2008 (Tuesday and Wednesday) 8:00 am – 5:00 pm at Quezon City Public Library Main, Quezon City Hall Complex, Diliman, Q.C.

This seminar-workshop is designed toward providing librarians/information specialists the necessary knowledge, skills and attitudes to survive and thrive as our company hones its competitive edge, with a strong focus on managing changes in latest practices, procedures and systems in the workplace. It will also show best practices of selected libraries employing Web 2.0 in their workplace with actual demonstration and some computer hands-on.

  • Know the major activities that contributes to effective change management
  • Knowledge, skills and attitudes needed by librarians to cope with change.
  • Preparing users cope with change

  • Traditional vs. non-traditional sources
  • Develop Web 2.0 for libraries/information centers
  • Develop Pathfinders

Speakers will be Professor Robert B. Catli from Commission on Audit and Mr. Ron Cabunagan of Ateneo High School Media Center.

Seminar fee of two thousand five hundred pesos (Php 2,500) per participant includes course materials (a choice of CD or handouts), lunches, snacks, and certificates. Payments in cash or checks shall be payable to Quezon City librarians Association, Inc. on or before the registration.

Please fill up our registration form HERE
or kindly go to this link:

We look forward for your participation. Thank you.

Truly yours,

Conference Chair