Dr. (Mrs.) P. Wijetunge, the Librarian was presented with a Certificate of Appreciation for serving as a judge of 2019 Emerald South Asia LIS Research Fund Award by Mr. Sundar Radhakrishnan, Vice President – South Asia, Emerald Group Publishing in India Pvt Ltd.
Dr. D.C. Kuruppu, Acting Librarian of the University of Colombo was awarded a Certificate of Excellence for the innovative project titled “An assessment of informational needs of breast cancer among patients and adults in general public and the effectiveness of a tailor-made information on package for patients in Sri Lanka“, at the National Symposium on […]
The Library in collaboration with the Faculty of Arts organized a Human Library project for the newcomers on 11th February 2019, at the Main Library. This was done as a part of the Arts Faculty orientation programme. The number of subject experts shared their knowledge and experience with students.
An interactive session on “How to effectively use scientific research tool Scopus to increase your productivity “ was conducted by experts from Elsevier on 31st of January, 2019 at the Auditorium, Main Library, University of Colombo Ms. Shalini Dubey, Marketing Development Manager- Elsevier, initiate the session by providing a brief introduction to Elsevier while Mr. […]
University of Colombo and Tsinghua University, Beijing, entered into a memorandum of understanding to enhance resources sharing, on 25th January 2019 at the Senate hall of the University of Colombo. The Acting Librarian, Dr. DC Kuruppu signed on behalf of University of Colombo library while the Director, Dr. WANG Youqiang signed on behalf of Tsinghua […]
The Library Network held its Annual Research Sessions on November 27th, 2018 on the theme “Paradigm Shift of University Libraries in the Digital World”. The Sessions contained 12 research presentations on the sub-themes; Information dissemination in the digital environment, Managing E-Resources in the Digital Era, Library innovations for digital natives. Professor Inder Vir Malhan from […]
Foundation Stone Laying Ceremony of the Information and Learning Centre was held on 18th of October 2018 at the Faculty of Science premises.