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Library Filed visit to University of Colombo and University of Sri Jayawardhanapura

Library Filed visit to University of Colombo and University of Sri Jayawardhanapura

The librarian, university of Kelaniya Dr. C. C. Jayasundara, Asst. Librarians Ven. Deiyandara Pannananda, Dr. W.M. A. D. Ranasinghe, Mrs. A.S. Rubasinghe, Mr. Dhammika Rathnayake accompanied by the library attendants visited both University of Colombo library and University of Sri Jayawardhanapura library on 10th of February 2020.

Reopening ceremony of the university main library

Reopening ceremony of the university main library

Reopening Ceremony of the Main Library of University of Kelaniya after a broad renovation of its old wing was held on 22nd January, 2020.

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“Widulakara punarawalokana” - educational exhibition

“Widulakara punarawalokana” - educational exhibition

The Educational Exhibition, which was commemorate the 60th anniversary of the University of Kelaniya, was opened on the 27th  November 2019 at the University Premises.

Award of top user of Emerald content 2018/2019

Award of top user of Emerald content 2018/2019

The Library of the University of Kelaniya was presented an award of appreciation by Emerald Publishing in the United Kingdom for being the Top user of Emerald Content 2018/2019.

Dr. W. M. T. D. Ranasinghe completed his Phd

Dr. W. M. T. D. Ranasinghe completed his Phd

Senior Assistant Librarian, Dr. W. M. T. D. Ranasinghe of the Library, University of Kelaniya successfully completed his PhD in Library and Information Sciences at Chonnam National University in the Republic of Korea 2019.

Donation of Prof. Wimal Dissanayaka’s personal book collection to the kelaniya university library

Donation of Prof. Wimal Dissanayaka’s personal book collection to the kelaniya university library

Prof. Wimal Dissanayake’s personal book collection was donated to the library of the University of Kelaniya on the 25th of June 2019 at the Auditorium of the library.

පහන් ආලෝකයෙන් විදුලකර සරසවිය ඒකාලෝක වූ වගයි

පහන් ආලෝකයෙන් විදුලකර සරසවිය ඒකාලෝක වූ වගයි

කැලණිය විශ්වවිද්‍යාලය‍ේ 60 වන සංවත්සරය ආරම්භක දින සවස විදුලකර ආදිකතෘන් වහන්ස‍ේලා සිහිපත් කරමින් සිදුකරන ලද පහන් පූජාව සදහා පුස්තකාලය ද එක්වූ අවස්ථාව

New Official Website of the Library Launched

New Official Website of the Library Launched

The launch of the new official website of the Library of the University of Kelaniya was held on the 08th of January 2019 at the Senate Room of the University.

Award of Appreciation

Award of Appreciation

University of Kelaniya received an award of appreciation for being Top User of Emerald Content for the period of 2015-2017.

Dr. Suranga Sampath was awarded the hust academic excellence award

Dr. Suranga Sampath was awarded the hust academic excellence award

Senior Assistant Librarian, Dr. M. I. G. Suranga Sampath of the Library, University of Kelaniya was awarded the HUST Academic Excellence Award in considering the research papers published in peer reviewed journals indexed in the Science Citation Index for the academic year 2017/2018.

Two- day workshop on library housekeeping and operation support

Two- day workshop on library housekeeping and operation support

The University Librarians Association of Sri Lanka in collaboration with the Library of the University of Kelaniya organized a two-days workshop on Library Housekeeping and Operation Support for University Library Attendants. Over 50 participants from 12 universities attended the programme. 

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