DATA PRIVACY AND PROTECTION IN THE PUBLIC LIBRARY
By: MA. Victoria S. Manuel
Data Privacy Act was passed in the Philippines in 2012, this is a strict and comprehensive legislation to protect the fundamental human right of privacy, of communication while ensuring free flow of information to promote innovation and growth.(Republic Act. No. 10173, Ch. 1, Sec. 2). The National Privacy Commission was established to enforce and oversee the law and in September 9, 2016, the final implementing rules and regulations came into effect.
STORYTELLING WITH A STAR
By: Edalyn F. De Guzman
The Quezon City Public Library - Cubao Branch conducted "Storytelling with a star" with Ms. Angelu de Leon as the celebrity storyteller. It was participated in by thirty-nine(39) children from Barangay Kamuning last May 30, 2019.
SUMMER FUN WITH GREATER PROJECT 4 POLICE OFFICERS, LIONS CLUB INT.'L & COLOR YOUR LIFE FOUNDATION
By: Julie G. Domingono
The Quezon City Public Library - Greater Project 4 Branch in collaboration with Project 4 Police Officers, Lions Club International and Color Your Life Foundation conducted Storytelling & Arts and Crafts activities for the kids in the community with the theme, "Summer Fun Activities Station Best Practice: Load, Carry and Deliver(LCD)" on April 6, 2019.
QCPL Gets Updates on its Databases
By: Rowena G. Remiendo
The Periodicals Section of the Quezon City Public Library (QCPL) in collaboration with the Filipiniana and Local History and Law Research Sections conducted an orientation on the use of Press Reader, an online database consists of 7,215 foreign and local newspapers and magazines subscribed by the library and the QC LIBROS (Quezon City Library Repository Online System), a database of digitized library materials, on May 6, 2019 at the QCPL conference room. The objective of this orientation is to acquaint the QCPL staff from the Main Library and its branch Libraries with the use of these databases to better serve the research and informational needs of the clientele.