Education for librarianship in the Philippines blending eastern culture and western technology : a report by Filomena C. Mercado

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Statementby Filomena C. Mercado.
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Paginationii, 98 leaves :
Number of Pages98
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foundation of Philippine librarianship forged by Lois Osborn, Mary Polk, and James Robertson through the establishment of library courses in the University of the Philippines () followed by the Philippine Normal School ()4 fellow scholars, Gabriel Bernardo, Eulogio Rodríguez, Cirilo Pérez, and Jose Munda, left the country to continue their studies in the University.

Book Description. This book investigates the dilemma of educating students for future work in the context of the Philippines, one of the top sources of migrant labor in the world. Here, colleges and universities are expected to not only educate students for jobs within the country, but for potential employers beyond national borders.

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STANDARDS FOR PHILIPPINE LIBRARIES. Final Draft by. ELNORA L. CONTI Member Philippine Regulatory Board For Librarians PRC, Manila. Some Background Republic Act An Act Modernizing the Practice of Librarianship in the Philippines repealing R.A.Article II Sec.

8 Powers, Functions and Duties of the Board The Board shall exercise executive /administrative, rule making and quasi /5(6). Introduction “A librarian is a person who looks after the storage and retrieval of information.

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