About the program

The Filipinas Heritage Library (FHL) houses contemporary and rare volumes on Philippine art, history, and culture; vintage recordings of Philippine music; vintage photographs; and maps, periodicals, and multimedia materials. The library has also embarked on a massive digitization project to make a signi´Čücant part of its collection available online. In addition, FHL partners with government and private groups to develop community libraries, through the OurLibrary program.

 

Year started

1996

 

Program partners

Local government units

Ayala group, particularly BPI, Ayala Land, and Globe

Private individuals and organizations

 

2019 program sites

Makati City; also nationwide and global (through digital resources)

 

2019 quick stats

24,511 guests drawn to Women and War exhibit