PhJLIS Volume 40 Issue 2 Now Available!


The UP School of Library and Information Studies (UP SLIS) is pleased to announce the release of vol. 40, issue no. 2 of the Philippine Journal of Librarianship and Information Studies (PhJLIS, formerly Journal of Philippine Librarianship or JPL).

This volume contains articles on Freedom of Information (FOI) in the Philippines, personal archiving on Facebook, and document history and analysis of bibliographic records; a viewpoint article on the legal basis of the qualifications of the NLP Director; resource reviews of one LIS handbook and the most commonly used video conferencing applications for online learning; and an editorial piece on how LIS schools in the Philippines have been adjusting their pedagogical strategies under this current pandemic.

PhJLIS is an open access journal, and all the articles can be downloaded for free at

The PhJLIS Editorial Board is led by Prof. Iyra Buenrostro-Cabbab (Editor-in-Chief), and Prof. Mark Anthony Santos (Assoc. Editor & Issue Editor) and Prof. Johann Frederick Cabbab (Assoc. Editor & Lay-out Editor). The PhJLIS is accepting submissions all year round. Please visit for more information on the manuscript categories, submission guidelines, and editorial policy. For inquiries, please contact editor [AT] phjlis [DOT] org.

Published:  2022-03-10 07:33:55