Indexing Section


This section is located on the 2nd floor of the Old Library. It maintains the CIPPA database, or the Computerized Index to Philippine Periodical Articles. Researchers in need of quick and convenient access to any article in local periodicals from 1988 – present can make good use of the CIPPA (link is external).

The CIPPA is an in-house database of periodical articles from nearly 200 titles found in academic journals, national newspapers, and magazines. It provides article citations and bibliographic information on. The database is available for subscription to all interested institutions, while Ateneo students and faculty can access it through the library’s website.

Offered Services:


  • Provides subscription on CD-ROM to interested institutes
  • Receives inquiries about the CIPPA


Bernadette Garilao
Head Librarian
bgarilao@ateneo.edu (link sends e-mail)
Tel. (632) 426-6001 local 5558/5560

Catherine Fernando
cfernando@ateneo.edu (link sends e-mail)

Dustine Matthew Estrellado
destrellado@ateneo.edu (link sends e-mail)

Charline Capili
ccapili@ateneo.edu (link sends e-mail)


 Monday to Friday  7:30AM - 7:30PM
 Saturday  8:00AM - 5:00PM