During the American occupation, the building served as a laboratory where minerals, agricultural products, and fauna of the Philippines would be stored and studied.

The simple story seen on the stage of EDSA, rich and dramatic as it is, is not the whole story. Not only does the story have numerous subplots and subsettings yet untold; it also goes further back and will go further forward in time.

June 7, 2018 (Thursday)
Film Showing starts at 6:00pm

Ortigas Foundation Library
2F Ortigas Bldg., Ortigas cor. Meralco Ave.,
Ortigas Center, Pasig City

Donation : P100.00
(Used books welcomed - preferably children's books)

Pre-registration required, please call 631-1231 loc. 187 to register

Note: MTRCB Rating is PG-13

These paintings illustrate a previously unknown capacity of the artist to execute large easel works for foreign, specifically American, patrons during his artistic peak from the late 1930s to early 1960s.

It traces its origin to the town plan by Miguel Lopez de Legazpi, the Spanish conquistador who arrived in the Philippines to establish a colony in 1565.

News and Announcements

June 7, 2018 (Thu)
Film Showing: "Ang Larawan"
Cocktails at 5:00pm
Film showing starts at 6:00pm
Donation P100.00 (used books welcomed - preferably children's books)
Ortigas Foundation Library
Pasig City
Seats are limited. Call 631-1231 loc 187 to pre-register.
 
May 31, 2018 (Thu)
Lecture: Born in Jolo - Virginia Garcia Domiguez and The Unfinished Saga of Mindanao
FREE admittance (reservation required)
5:00pm - registration and cocktails
6:00pm - lecture proper
Ortigas Foundation Library
Pasig City
Call 631-1231 loc 187 to reserve a seat
 
ONGOING EXHIBITS
Ortigas Foundation Library Exhibit - Bataan Death March - Remembered
Ground Floor of Casa Candaba, Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar
Bagac, Bataan
Call 631-1231 local 187 (Ortigas Foundation Library)
Call 332-5338 or 332-5286 (Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar)
 
Ortigas Foundation Library Exhibit - The Churches of the Philippines: Our Lasting Links with Spain 
Casa Candaba, Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar
Bagac, Bataan
Call 631-1231 local 187 (Ortigas Foundation Library)
Call 332-5338 or 332-5286 (Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar)
 
 
DVD: Heneral Luna - The official DVD of the film "Heneral Luna" is now available for sale at P699 at the Ortigas Foundation Library Shop. Grab your copy now!
 
We have now opened our Conservation Services to the public.
The Ortigas Foundation Library's foreign-trained conservation team has over ten years of experience in book and paper restoration. Our services are reasonably priced and any income derived is for the continued operations of the library.
 
Seminar and Conference Rooms are available at the Ortigas Foundation Library.
(as of April 2018)
 

Ortigas Foundation Library: One of the 10-Best Libraries in Manila
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The OFI Library  is a Philippine study center with a collection of nearly 21,000 books, serials, images, and documents relating to Philippine history with some dating back to the 17th century.
 
The OFI Library produced mobile photo exhibits of Filipiniana imagery of various themes which are brought to different schools, universities, local museums, churches and other public venues in Manila as well as the provinces. Interested parties may request for these exhibits. Other exhibits featuring original library materials from the collections are held within the foundation premises.
 
The foundation also hosts conferences, lectures, seminars, workshops and other interdisciplinary events. The seminar and conference rooms provide the venue for our educational and cultural programs. These rooms are also available for rent for cultural, socio-civic, as well as corporate activities.