VI­SION, MIS­SION, GOAL AND OB­JEC­TIVES

PHILIP­PINE LI­BRAR­I­ANS AS­SO­CI­A­TION, INC. (PLAI)

PLAI Congress 2018 Program - - CONTENT -

(Re­vised 20 Septem­ber 2014) Vi­sion

The PLAI is a strong and dy­namic as­so­ci­a­tion com­mit­ted to the ad­vance­ment of the prac­tice of li­brar­i­an­ship to­wards na­tional devel­op­ment.

Mis­sion

An­chored on its vi­sion, the PLAI shall pro­mote the in­ter­est and wel­fare of its mem­bers, and de­velop ca­pac­i­ties for qual­ity li­brary and in­for­ma­tion ser­vice.

Goal

Con­stant and never-end­ing in­volve­ment of li­brary pro­fes­sion­als in the ac­tiv­i­ties, pro­grams and projects of the As­so­ci­a­tion.

Gen­eral Ob­jec­tives

To ac­com­plish its vi­sion, mis­sion and goal, the As­so­ci­a­tion has the fol­low­ing ob­jec­tives:

1) To oblige all prac­tic­ing li­brar­i­ans to be duly reg­is­tered and

af­fil­i­ated with the As­so­ci­a­tion as man­dated by law;

2) To un­der­take pro­grams/projects or ac­tiv­i­ties that will en­sure the growth and devel­op­ment of li­braries, li­brar­i­an­ship and li­brar­i­ans in the coun­try;

3) To pro­vide a venue to dis­cuss prob­lems, is­sues, and con­cerns af­fect­ing the prac­tice of li­brar­i­an­ship, the as­so­ci­a­tion and its mem­bers;

4) To strengthen link­ages with lo­cal, na­tional, and in­ter­na­tional or­ga­ni­za­tions, as well as part­ner­ships with in­sti­tu­tions and agen­cies in the gov­ern­ment and pri­vate sec­tors;

5) To un­der­take re­search and pub­li­ca­tions af­fect­ing the

pro­fes­sion;

6) To con­duct a reg­u­lar con­tin­u­ing pro­fes­sional devel­op­ment

ac­tiv­i­ties for its mem­bers.

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