LibREAL at 30

Sunstar Cebu,
27 October 2020, Philippines

For 2020, the National Library of the Philippines (NLP) and the National Commission for Culture and the Arts-National Committee on Libraries and Information Services (NCCA-NCLIS), in partnership with the Philippine Librarians Association (PLAI), and other stakeholders will spearhead the celebration with the theme: “LibREAL,” a portmanteau for the word libraries and the acronym for this year’s LIS month goals: Relate, Engage, Advocate, Lead.

With the challenges brought by the Covid-19 pandemic, the theme aims to relate the libraries’ wide range of products and services made available to the public; engage the communities and other stakeholders to generate