Projects and Services
LIS Congress is the annual conference of LIS students and practitioners all over the country.
UP LISSA conducts outreach projects that promotes literacy, freedom of information, and the love for reading.
LISSA Student Journal
The LISSA Student Journal is a peer-reviewed journal of LISSA resident members and alumni that focuses on LIS in the academic, professional, and social context.
LISSA Digital Library
This digital library is a collection of lecture presentations and readings from SLIS courses and the LIS Congress. Access is exclusive for LISSA resident members and alumni.
Founded in 1962, UP LISSA is a duly recognized academic organization of the University of the Philippines Diliman. For the past 50 years, the organization has constantly been in the forefront of student service through its various projects and activities.
Successful events organized by UP LISSA include a series of volunteerism and outreach activities in and around the University, skills development workshops, semestral alternative classroom learning experience seminars, and conferences for students and professionals in the field of library and information studies.
Learn more about us here.
Jan Alexis Lu
Daniel Paulo Dela Cruz
Peter Rai Legazpi
Jonathan Alejo Valdez
Dominique Gabrielle Sarza
BY Gillian Reyes Una kong marinig ang ‘library’ o silid-aklatan noong anim na taong gulang ako at nasa unang taon sa elementarya. Nagsimula ang lahat kay kuya nang yayain nya ako sa aming local library dahil kinailangan niyang magsiyasat tungkol sa mga kompyuter. “Sama ka sa’kin sa library,” anyaya ni kuya, “maraming libro doon at[…]
BY Ivan Lopez With the ever-increasing pace of technology, more and more jobs are getting automated. A BBC article reported last September1 that around 35% of current jobs in the UK are at high risk of being automated within the next two decades, based on a study conducted by researchers at Oxford University last 2013[…]
BY Jonathan Alejo Valdez When my application for my transfer from UP Baguio to UPD SLIS was approved, I promptly asked Ms.Valerie Darl M. Corral-Piquero, a sister in Alpha Phi Omega who was then an SLIS undergrad, to give me some readings used in the degree program. It was a nerdy instinct, I know. But I[…]
The LISSA Student Journal (LSJ) is a student-reviewed organization journal of LISSA resident members and alumni. It aims to promote discourse on LIS within the academic, professional, and social contexts. Academic – discourse on theories and concepts in LIS, researches, analysis of traditional and contemporary issues using LIS perspectives, and on the roles of LIS alongside[…]
LIS and archival sciences share the same trade: resources containing recorded information regardless of form and media. As based on the Jenkinson-ian concept of “sanctity of evidence,” these recorded information testifies to all of mankind’s endeavors, beginning to its history, philosophical thoughts, scientific and technological advances, culture and politics, experiences. The totality of our collection[…]
The Great LISSA Web Team has made the new website with the use of WordPress. We also plan to add other features to this website, such as a series of web-based services to cater some needs of UP SLIS students, a better integration of the LIS Congress publicity to the main website, and an online[…]