The National Archives of the Philippines (NAP) offices in the National Capital Region (NCR) will be fully operational with a 20% skeleton workforce from 21 to 31 August 2021. For health and safety reasons, however, offices will be closed to the public from 21 to 31 August 2021 following the announcement of the Office of the President placing NCR under Modified Enhanced Community Quarantine.
From 1 to 31 August 2021, the NAP’s Regional Archival Network (RAN) offices in Davao City (General Community Quarantine with heightened restrictions) will remain open to the public at 50% capacity with a skeleton workforce. The NAP offices in Mandaue City (Modified Enhanced Community Quarantine) will be closed to the public but fully operational with a 20% skeleton workforce from 1 to 31 August 2021.
To prevent the need to travel and as a health and safety measures, the public is advised to course inquiries and requests for documents via email through firstname.lastname@example.org or thru telephone as well as through the NAP website.
The NAP NCR Temporary Reading Room located at 1765 Paz Mendoza Guazon Street, Paco, Manila, will also be closed from 21 to 31 August 2021. Researchers may call or send an email for questions or for appointments to use the NCR Temporary Reading Room but appointments will only be given for dates after 31 August 2021.
The public may contact NAP Offices via the following telephone numbers and email addresses:
|NAP Manila Offices|
|Archives Collection and Access Division||:||(02) 87088729
|NCR Temporary Reading Room||:||+639178651191, (02) 86429677
|Records Center Division||:||(02) 83533192
|Records Management Services Division||:||(02)85213034
|Training and Information Division||:||(02) 85216830
|Regional Archival Networks|
|Mandaue City, Province of Cebu||:||(032) 346 8040
|Davao City, Province of Davao del Sur||:||(082) 297 4705
The NAP continues to oversee the management of government records and the protection of the nation’s documentary heritage through constant monitoring and maintenance of its collections.
The public is invited to visit the NAP website and Facebook page for current activities and features like web seminars and exhibits.