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Published by Colombo Public Library .
Written in English

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Statementby I. Corea.
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Open LibraryOL21846182M

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LATEST BOOKS. Index to the Technical papers of the Annual Transaction and the Journal "ENGINEER" of the institution of Engineers, Sri Lanka. by T M Pallewatta. Book ID: ISBN: / Publication: Category: JOURNALS. National Library and Documentation Services Board No 14, Independence Avenue Colombo 07 Sri Lanka Opening Hours More Contact Information Right to Information Connect. These are, in fact, a set of issues and challenges faced by public libraries around the country. The situation is overarchingly bleak at a glance. However, there are some survivors. Survival Of The Fittest. According to the National Library and Document Services Board (NLDSB), Sri Lanka has approximately 1, public libraries. In , 39 public libraries extisted in Hamburg, organised by the foundation Bücherhallen Hamburg, more than 20 academic libraries, and several special or museums libraries. media per inhabitant were borrowed from the public libraries.

Colombo Public Library Address: 15 Sir Marcus Fernando Mawatha, Colombo 7 Colombo Sri Lanka Telephone: (11) The beginnings of what is known as the Colombo Public Library were in when the Colombo free library was opened on August The British Council library is a global community with o Sri Lankan members. We have the largest library membership in the British Council global network, and our collection includes o latest books and many digital resources you can access online. National libraries. National Museum Library; National Library and Documentation Services Board (NLDSB); legal deposit. Five copies of all publications which are published in Sri Lanka are to be sent to the Department of National Archives under the Printers and Publishers Ordinance. Four of these copies are sent each to;. According to the National Library of Sri Lanka, there are some 1, public libraries for the country’s 20 million citizens. A small municipality can house its modest collection in the town hall. The country’s only two major libraries are the Colombo Public Library, in the capital, and the library in Jaffna.

PUBLIC LIBRARY SYSTEM IN SRI LANKA •Total number of Public Libraries – •Maintain by the Local Government institution. •Municipal Councils •Urban Councils •Regional Councils •Sri Lanka consists of nine (09) provinces. •Commissioner of Local Government (CLG) has been appointed for .   Public Libraries in Admin. Dist. of Sri Lanka Source: NLSDB Database 32 Trincomale 42 Matale 18 Polonnaruwa 60 Jaffna 37 Anuradhapura 39 Badulla Kandy 57 Kalutara 62 Colombo 78 Gampaha 42 Matara Kurunegala 69 Galle No. of Libraries District 56 Puttalam 26 Vavuniya 13 Mullaitive 10 Kilinochchi 25 Monaragala 20 Mannar 31 Kegalle Library development project in Sri Lanka with the help of the World Bank. The main aim of the project is the establishment of new school libraries and the redevelopment of the existing school libraries in the county. The NLDC has been acting as the coordinator and leading body of the project in Sri Lanka. (D) Special Libraries. Sri Lankan Libraries Need Urgent Assistance. 28 December Sri Lanka plunged in to crisis as giant tidal waves lashed the southern, northern, and eastern coasts of the country causing over deaths and massive lost of property.