Seminar on Information Literacy
The UP SLIS held a two day seminar on Information Literacy last March 1- 2, 2017 at SLIS Rooms 3-4. The seminar was conducted by Prof. Diljit Singh, a renowned LIS Faculty in Asia and is currently a visiting professor for UP SLIS. He is a retired faculty member from the University of Malaya with current affiliation as Adjunct Faculty of University of Colombo in Sri Lanka.
Seminar on Qualitative Research Methods for LIS Teachers
The UP SLIS held one day seminar on Qualitative Research Methods for LIS Teachers last February 28, 2017 at SLIS Rooms 3-4. The seminar provided in-depth knowledge for LIS Faculty on qualitative methods both for their respective research endeavors and also to enhance their teaching of Research Methods. The seminar was conducted by Prof. Diljit Singh, a renowned LIS Faculty in Asia and is currently a visiting professor for UP SLIS.
2016 Librarian Licensure Examination
UPSLIS is again the top performing school in the recently concluded 2016 Librarian Licensure Examination with a 100% passing rate (50 out of 50) while 4 UPD graduates placed in the top 10
21st Summer Institute on Information Science
UPSLIS, National Committee on Archives and NCCA. Professional Certificate in Archiving and Records Management
2016 SLIS Recognition Rites
The School of Library and Information Studies hold its Recognition Rites for AY 2015-2016 last June 24, 2015 for the school’s 53 graduates at the Auditorium of the new Institute of Biology, National Science Complex, UP Diliman, Quezon City. The recognition speaker for this year is Mr. Quintin V. Pastrana, Founder & Managing Director, Library Renewal Partnership.
LIS Teacher Training
LIS teachers attended a three-day LIS Teacher Training last May 18-20, 2016 at the UP SLIS Rooms. The primary objective of the program is to equip LIS teachers with the necessary training in both content and pedagogy for Information and Communication Technologies, Cataloging and Classification, and Archives and Records Management.
Second CODHLIS General Assembly
Different LIS Deans, Program Directors and Heads of various LIS Schools attended the Second CODHLIS General Assembly last May 16-17, 2016 at the UP School of Library and Information Studies. The two day event finalized the LIS Syllabi for use this AY 2016-2017 and discussed the Design of Modules and Worktexts for LIS courses.