UP SLIS Hosts ALIEP 2015
The UP School of Library and Information Studies hosts the 6th International Conference on Asia-Pacific Library and Information Education and Practice at the Philippine International Convention Centre last October 28-30, in the first time the bi-annual conference is held in the Philippines. The conference had the theme "Exploring Unity Amid Diversity" and was intended to explore how the LIS academe and practitioners can unite between participating countries to improve the profession, especially in the Asia-Pacific region.
UP SLIS joins UP Pride March 2015
Last September 11, 2015, the SLIS community joined the pride march to show it's support to the LGBTQIA group
Beyond the Stocks, Out of the Archives
Prof. Benedict Salazar Olgado discussed the role of information in the LGBTQ movement last September 11, 2015
USC Councilor Marjon Abut gave a lecture on marketing education and training last September 10, 2015
UPSLIS Faculty wins SAA's Oliver Wendell Holmes Travel Award
Prof. Mary Grace Golfo, a UPSLIS faculty and a student in the Master’s Program in Archival Studies at the University of Manitoba, is the 2015 recipient of the Oliver Wendell Holmes Travel Award. The award enables international archivists who are training or studying in the United States or Canada to augment their experience by traveling to the SAA Annual Meeting.
SLIS Lecture Series 2015: Student Papers
The lecture series was held last August 13, 2015, 2:30-4:00pm, at the SLIS Rooms 3 and 4.The lecture series showcase outstanding LIS research output of the school’s recent graduates to set the direction and standard for future theses
20th Summer Institute on Information Science
For its 20th Summer Institute, the SLIS offered a workshop called “RDA Declassified: Learning RDA the New Way” last July 22-24, 2015 at Rooms 3 and 4, UP School of Library and Information Studies, 3rd Floor Gonzalez Hall, UP Diliman, Quezon City. Topics covered in the workshop include the background and structure of RDA, description using RDA and other related RDA concepts.