Miguel de Benavides Library
UNIVERSITY OF SANTO TOMAS
ESPAÑA, MANILA, PHILIPPINES
Winners of the
"St. Thomas Aquinas Trivia Questions”
January 31, 2017
January 23, 2017
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Please claim your prize at the Ecclesiastical Faculties Library (near UST Church)
on February 3, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 12 Noon ; 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM.
Look for Ma'am Michelle San Gabriel, Head Libarian.
Forum on “Malaysian librarianship: valuing best practices and research agenda setting in Library and Information Science”
September 17, 2016
by Anna Rita L. Alomo
The UST Graduate School, Master of Arts in Library and Information Science and the UST College of Education, Bachelor of Library and Information Science in cooperation with the University of Santo Tomas Miguel de Benavides Library organized a forum entitled “Malaysian librarianship: valuing best practices” and “Research agenda setting in Library and Information Science.” This was held last September 17, 2016 at the UST Library Conference Hall. It was successfully attended by around one-hundred and twenty (120) participants composed of undergraduate and graduate school students of Library and Information Science (LIS).
The following were the invited speakers and their topic: (1) Ms. Maimunah Kadir, Secretary of the National Committee, International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions World Library and Information Congress (IFLA WLIC) 2018, Kuala Lumpur on “LIS Education and Malaysian Professional Associations;” (2) Puan Pitri Saniah Megat Abd Rahman, former Chief Librarian of the Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia on “LIS: Best Pratices in Malaysian Academic Libraries;” and Prof. Allan B. De Guzman, Ph.D., Dean of the UST College of Education on “Research Agenda Setting in Library and Information Science.”
The forum discussed best practices in the field of librarianship and establishing the culture of research for LIS, beneficial for all the participants that allow them to keep moving their targets and setting new goal points in all their endeavors.
UST Librarian Attends International Conference at Vienna, Austria
July 16, 2016
Jenneth G. Capule, head librarian of the Graduate School Section of the UST Miguel de Benavides Library, attended the 7th “International Conference on New Horizons in Education” (INTE) held last July 13-15, 2016 at Vienna University of Technology in Vienna, Austria. It was also her second time to present her masteral thesis entitled “Towards a geriatric-friendly library: a Q Methodology,” but this time in another country/continent and to a wider audience of not only in library profession but also in the field of education in general.
The said conference was organized by the Association of Science, Education and Technology (TASET), Vienna University of Technology, Sakarya University, Istanbul University and Governors State University. It aims to bring scholars, researchers, educators, students, professionals and other groups interested on topics related to education and to present their works on recent developments and in educational sciences and other related fields. The previous INTE conferences were held in Istanbul, Famagusta, Prague, Rome, Paris and Barcelona.
This year, there were nine hundred and fifty (950) registered participants from fifty (50) countries. Ms. Capule was the only librarian among the hundreds of participants and presenters but it did not stop her from building collaboration with them. In this aspect, she represented her institution, the Pontifical University of Santo Tomas and the Miguel de Benavides Library.
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