Mar 20

click this poster to go to the contest page


Join the Science Direct and Scopus 2013 Challenge brought to us by Elsevier and you might just win cool gadgets! Hurry up. Deadline of taking the easy quiz (which you can access at is until April 30 only. Please see poster for the mechanics.

Feb 12


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click on the photo to redirect to the videos page


We have rounded up all video entries submitted last week and uploaded them to our Facebook page. Have you voted for your favorite already? If not, please visit and like our page at then vote for your bet by liking their video. The entry with the most number of likes on February 13 shall be announced as the People’s Choice Awardee!

Please see poster below for more details.

Jan 8

Are you currently enrolled under UP College of Engineering? Do you have the skills and creativity to shoot a 4-5 minute video? Most especially, do you love EnggLib? If yes, then…

Join I Love EnggLib Video Competition now, individually or with your classmates, and get a chance to bag these huge prizes at stake!

1st place – 15,000php

2nd place – 10,000php

3rd place – 7,000php

plus a People’s Choice Award worth 3,000php for the group which can generate the most number of likes on our Facebook page.

Please register at EnggLib2 Reference Desk on or before January 12, 2013.

See poster below for details.


Aug 25

Culminating the library orientation conducted to the different academic departments of the College of Engineering is a follow-up activity in a form of a quiz dubbed as Scavenger Hunt for Freshies 2012 which was facilitated by Engglib, particularly the Reference Section.  The quiz can be answered online or manually.  Printed copies of the quiz were given to Eng’g Freshies during the ID countersigning period.  This contest ran from June 13 to July 7, 2012.   The goal of this activity is to provide freshies with tasks that will help them discover and unlock the library’s wealth of services and resources and to develop their library research skills.

Over a hundred freshies joined the contest. The top eight (8) students were awarded with major prizes and another eight (8) were given consolation prizes. Prizes are courtesy of the generous sponsorship of Libtech Philippines, an affiliate of iGroup Company and CE Logic.

Recipients of major prizes were Charie Nicole C. Raynon  (EEE), 1st; Matthew Henry B. Murillo (CS), 2nd; Sven Eldric T. So (ChE), 3rd; John Karyl S. Javier, Noree Angelique P. Militar, Miko Rafael J. Sebastian, Eena Joyce M. Estores, Krizell Joy G. Aligam (EEE), 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th placers respectively.

Consolation prize winners were Bernadette B. Anonoy, Cyprian Jeremiah Q. Damot, Joshua Kae Macugay, and Krizele Y. Bejosano (MMM); Jose Daniel Berba, Jed Patrick Datu, and Chad Errol Booc (CS); and Edward John Domingo (CE).

Aug 25

Elsevier sponsored the 2012 Philippines Online Challenge for ScienceDirect and Scopus for all the participating institutions under the Commission on Higher Education National Consortia Deal which includes the University of the Philippines.

The online quiz ran for a period of two months, from May 15 to July 15, 2012.  It had provided the participants with fruitful research experiences using and navigating through ScienceDirect and Scopus databases.  Prizes at stake were 1 Apple iPad, 5 Apple iPod Nano and 6 X-mini speakers.

From 376 participants, 12 winners were selected and two winners emerged from our university and were both students of the College of Engineering.  They were Jill Manapat, an MS MSE student who placed 2nd and won an Apple iPod Nano and Kassandra Rose Toliongo, a BS EE student who ranked 9th and received a pair of X-mini speakers.

Jun 29

Calling all Engineering freshies! The EnggLib Scavenger Hunt for freshies has been extended till July 7. Discover EnggLib’s world of resources and services and get the chance to win cool prizes!

Click here to take the challenge.

May 10

Do you have what it takes to win one of these cool gadgets? Point your browser to and see if you can beat the challenge! Join now! The online quiz is from 15 May 2012 – 15 July 2012 only.

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