SEBASTIAN, Fidel Mar G.

SEBASTIAN, Fidel Mar G.

Romeo A. Sebastian, RL, MLS is a multifaceted individual with a passion for creativity and a commitment to making a positive impact on the world of Library and Information Science. With a diverse background in Information Technology, Indexing and Abstracting, Archives, and Records Management, he contributes to the development of information storage and retrieval systems through the library information systems he created and designed: (a) The “Pagemaster” (2001) and “Libro System” (2002), which are continuously evolving to incorporate solutions to current needs in the ever changing and vastly growing information management; and, (b) the cloud-application “MyPantas” (2022). These are all distributed for free and are continuously being availed of and utilized by many libraries and information centers up to the present. 

His published works include his “Thesaurus on the Philippine Environment” (published by Bookmark in 2005) and “Information Empowers” (a newspaper article in the Peoples Tonight in the year 2006). 

He is a member of Philippine Librarians Association, Inc. (PLAI), Philippine Association of Teachers of Library and Information Science (PATLS), and the Medical and Health Librarians Association of the Philippines (MAHLAP).

Mr. Sebastian, a licensed librarian, received his Master of Library Science from the University of the Philippines, Diliman. He holds the rank of Instructor IV in the Library and Information Science Program, College of Education, at the University of Santo Tomas.

Updates

Inst. Fidel Mar G. Sebastian, RND, MPHI

Department of Nutrition and Dietetics

fgsebastian@ust.edu.ph

Academic Qualifications

Research Highlights

Research Interests

Academic Qualifications

Degrees

  • Master of Public Health (International), through the partnership and ladderized program of Nuffield Centre for International Health and Development, University of Leeds, England, United Kingdom (With Merit) and Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines
  • Bachelor of Science in Community Nutrition, University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines 

Research Highlights

  

Research Interests

  • Information Seeking Behavior
  • Thesauri Construction
  • Library and Information System Development
  • Web Application Design

Courses Handled

Major Recognitions

Professional Activities

Courses Handled

Undergraduate Level

 

  • LS 7223 Information Processing and Handling
  • LS 72211 Digital Libraries and Resources
  • LS 72217 Technology in Libraries and Information Centers
  • LS 72224 Indexing and Abstracting
  • LS 72225 Management of Libraries and Information Centers
  • LS 72228 Archives and Records Management
  • LS 72231 School and Academic Librarianship
  • LS 72232 Special and Public Librarianship
  • LS 72233 Preservation of Libraries and Information Centers
  • LS 72236 Organization of Information Resources III

Major Recognitions

  • Transnational Education – K to 12 Transition Programme Grantee, Commission on Higher Education – January 2020

Professional Activities

  • Coordinator, Nutrition Laboratory and Nutrition Clinic, January 2022 – Present
  • Member, Scholarship Committee, College of Education, A.Y. 2020-2021, 2021-2022
  • Member, Library Committee, College of Education, A.Y. 2019-2020
  • Member, Health and Wellness Committee, FACE, A.Y. 2018-2019
  • Member, International Confederation of Dietetic Associations (ICDA), 2018 – Present
  • Member, Nutritionist-Dietitians’ Association of the Philippines (NDAP), 2018 – Present

Selected Publications

Selected Publications