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City library to close
Written by Le Thuy Duong   
Wednesday, 07 January 2009 13:00

CEBU CITY, Philippines - Cebu City will soon lose its only public library, named after the national hero Jose Rizal, whose death anniversary is celebrated Tuesday. The 69-year-old Rizal Memorial Library on Osmeña Boulevard will be closed next month to give way to a government museum.

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Read-Along goes to 4 cities nationwide
Written by Le Thuy Duong   
Wednesday, 26 November 2008 11:52

A lawmaker, an actress, two beauty queens, a movie director, a book author and a university professor took time out from their busy schedules yesterday to make history as they joined the simultaneous launching of the Inquirer Read-Along in Baguio, Naga, Talisay and Davao cities.

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P500-M worth of donations generated for library hubs
Written by Le Thuy Duong   
Thursday, 20 November 2008 11:54

Tags: library hubs | Philippines

An estimated P500 million worth of donations in the form of infrastructure materials, furniture, computers and additional books were generated by the Department of Education (DepEd) for the 70 Library Hubs all throughout the country.

LibraryLink holds their first conference
Written by Le Thuy Duong   
Monday, 25 August 2008 08:44

LibraryLink, a one-stop resource center for Filipiniana resources, held their first LibraryLink Conference: Be connected to go forward! at the Reading room of Filippinas Heritage Library on August 21-22, 2008 for LibraryLink members to learn more about their profession and to plan the future of LibraryLink.

PLAI holds IFLA-FAIFE conference in Manila
Written by Le Thuy Duong   
Wednesday, 06 August 2008 13:40

Tags: IFLA-FAIFE | Internet | Philippines | PLAI

Organized by the Philippine Librarians Association, Inc. and its National Capital Region Librarians Council in cooperation with the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions / Committee on Free Access to Information and Freedom of Expression (IFLA-FAIFE), the International Conference on Information Access: Internet and Libraries opened  July 23 at the City Garden Suites, Manila.


14th General Conference

Melia Hotel, Hanoi, Vietnam
20-23 April 2009
Registration Closed!

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