Objectives

The National Library of the Philippines (NLP) will be hosting the 7th International Conference on Children and Young Adult Librarianship (ICCYAL) with the theme “Librarian Roles in Combating Pandemic-Related Challenges Among Children and Young Adults” on 20-22 October 2021 via Zoom. Conference objectives are:

1) highlight the importance of engaging stakeholders on information access as vital means in combating pandemic-related challenges among children and young adults;

2) bring together stakeholders and influence decision-making process for the enrichment and expansion of access to information;

3) advocate the important role of librarians during pandemic and in this time of information technology.