The National Library of the Philippines conducted their 3rd International Conference on Children's Librarianship "Fostering Inclusive Children and Young Adult Services in Libraries"with the participation of librarians from both public and private schools nationwide held on July 18 - 20, 2016 at Almont Inland Resort Butuan City, Agusan del Norte.

Conference aims:
  • Present to highlight to them the importance of information access and libraries for children and Young adults as a vital means of sustainable development; 
  • Orient the participants on the inclusive services in libraries for lifelong learning opportunities;
  • Bring together stakeholders and influence decision-making process for the implementation and Sustainability of library services for children and young adults; and help them to advocate the important role of libraries for children and young adults.