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The Many Names of the National Library

August 10, 2023
Over the course of its century-long history, the National Library of the Philippines has experienced numerous changes in its official name. As it approaches the celebration of its 136th founding anniversary on August 12th, it is worthwhile to delve into the evolution of its various names and the corresponding legislative acts that drove these transformations.
Read more about the history of NLP:
– NLP Website > History (
– Treasure of the National Library by Chando P. Morallos (
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