ULRC Celebrates 80th National Book Week and Information Month

With the theme “Philippine Libraries : Future Possibilities” the University Learning Resources Center (ULRC) University of Southern Mindanao (USM) Kabacan, Cotabato celebrates the 80th  National Book Week and Information Month on November 24-29, 2014. Various activities were conducted aimed at promoting and encouraging the community the love for reading. It was also an awareness campaign on the part of the ULRC to inform the community on its resources and the extent and nature of its services. Culmination activities were conducted in partnership with Cotabato Libraries and Information Network Inc. (COLINet) at Amas Provincial Capitol, Amas, Cotabato on December 5, 2014. To ensure wider and greater participation of the different libraries in the province, different contest were held and participated by librarians, library in charge, elementary, high school and college students from private and public schools and Bachelor of Library and Information Science students from University of Southern Mindanao (USM) Kabacan, Cotabato and Southern Christian College (SCC) Midsayap, Cotabato. Arvin M. Tejada, Division Hub Librarian, Koronadal City was the Keynote Speaker. Airene Claire A. Pagal, Board Member 2nd District, Province of Cotabato delivered the inspirational message.

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ULRC to enhance Connectivity among State Tertiary Schools in Mindanao

The future, it is often said, belongs to those who plan for it. The Mindanao Association of State Tertiary Schools (MASTS) of which the University of Southern Mindanao (USM) is a proud member has been established to build a greater networks aiming to foster the tertiary institution oneness in direction. Anchored on this principle, MASTS conducted a seminar workshop and paper presentation on Infrastructure Connectivity for Collaboration of Systems towards ASEAN 2015 Integration and Information Communication Technology (ICT) Infrastructure for Library System on October 25, 2014 at Davao Oriental State College of Science and Technology Library, Mati City, Davao Oriental.

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List of Newly Arrived Books as of February 3, 2014

  • 500 Breakfasts & Brunches / Beckerman, Carol.  c2011
  • 500 Fish & Seafood Dishes/ Fertig,  Judith.  c2011
  • 500 Italian Dishes /Storza, Valentina.  c2010
  • A Quick and Easy Guide to Food & Wine : for Chefs  and  Restaurateurs/ Gonzales, Gene R. c2006
  • A Textbook of  Nutrition and Diet / Kumari, Veena.  c2012
  • A Textbook of Applied Micobiology/  Singh, Sujay. c2012
  • A Textbook of Plant Diseases/ Sanju Kumari.   c2012
  • Action Research/ Stringer, Ernest T.- 4th ed. c2014
  • Advances in Mycology and Plant Pathology / Satish Kumar Sinha.  c2012
  • Agricultural Communication & Sustainable  Development / Allan, Evan.  c2013
  • Agricultural Entomology/ Sharma, Sohan. c2012
  • Agricultural Sustainability : Progress and Prospects in Crop Research / ed. by Gurbir  S. Bhullar and Navreet   K.  Bhullar. C2013
  • Anatomy and Physiology  : With Integrated Study Guide / Gunstream, Stanley E. – 3rd ed.  c2006
  • Aquaculture and Fisheries Biotechnology : Genetic  Approaches/  Dunham, Rex A. – 2nd ed. c2011
  • Architectural Graphic Standards Student Edition /  Bassler, Bruce.  11th ed. c2008
  • Architecture Form, Space, & Order / Francis D.K. Ching.   c2007
  • AutoCAD 2014 and AutoCAD LT 2014  : Essentials / Onstott, Scott, c2013
  • Automotive Mechanics /  Crouse, William H., Donald L. Anglin. –  10th ed. c1993

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List of Newly Arrived Books as of January 8, 2014

A Comprehensive Handbook in Ethics of  Moral Philosophy  (With Islamic Ethics and Islamic Values) c2010
Academic Library Automation/ Raval, Ajaykumar  c2013
Academic Library System / Saharan, Mahender Singh c2013
Accounting Best  Practices / Bragg, Steven M. c2013
Acquisition and Collection Development in Library Science / Saharan, Mahender Singh c2013
Advanced Materials and Techniques  for Reinforced Concrete Structures/ El-Reedy, Mohamed  A.c2009
Agricultural  Biotechnology Sector : Issues Impacting Innovations / Kaur, Mandeep c2013
Agriculture Water Pollution and Management / Tripathi, Akhilesh c2013
Animal  Welfare in Veterinary Practice / Yeates, James c2013
Auditing and Accounting Cases : Investigating Issues of Fraud and Professional Ethics / Thibodeau, Jay C./Deborah Freier c2014
Biodiversity and Irrigation / Cooke, Millea  c2013