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The University of the Philippines School of Library and Information Studies (UP SLIS) announces the offering of its "Seminar on Resource Description and Access” on August 12-13, 2014 at Rooms 3 and 4, UP School of Library and Information Studies, 3/F,Gonzales Hall,UP Main Library, UP Diliman,Quezon City.

The speaker for this event will be Mrs. Elvirita Estampador Gildea (BLS, 1962), a retired librarian from the Library of Congress and currently serving under the Gratuitous Service Policy and Standards Division Acquisitions & Bibliographic Access Directorate Library Services, Library of Congress

Topics to be covered include:

  • Identifying Manifestations and Items
  • Identifying works : Person, Family, Corporate Body and place
  • Describing Carriers and Identifying Works;
  • Identifying works : Creator;
  • Identifying Expressions and Describing Content
  • Relationships;
  • Art Catalog
  • Special topics:
    • Compilations & Collaborators
    • Conferences
    • Revised Editions

The seminar fee is PhP 1,000.00 (inclusive of registration, kit, instructional materials, lunch, and snacks). An early registration fee of Php 800.00 will be given to those who will register from August 1-8, 2014 (Online Registration and Payment)  Please register online at or email the following on or before August 10, 2014 to confirm your slot.

Rhea Rowena U. Apolinario
rhea [AT] slis [DOT] upd [DOT] edu [DOT] ph
Telephone no.: 9818500 local 2869, 2870 or 2871
Mobile no.: 0920-4249223

Zorina M. Franco
sorinafranco [AT] ymail [DOT] com
Telephone no.: 9818500 local 2869, 2870 or 2871

Prepayment is preferred, otherwise reservation should be made. Payment should be made in cash or in check payable to the UP School of Library and Information Studies. Prepayment can be paid directly to Ms. Josefina C. Cervas at the SLIS Office located at the 3rd floor, Gonzales Hall, Diliman, Quezon City. You may also contact her at 9818500 local 2869, 2870, and 2871 or thru mobile no. 0920-4249223. Thank you very much and we look forward to interacting with you.