Dr. Lalith Wickramanayake


Contact Information:
Office Address:  
Faculty Library of Agricultural Sciences,
Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka,
Belihuloya,
70140,
Sri Lanka.

Email:   wwk@lib.sab.ac.lk

Telephone: +94(0)45 - 2280072

 

Educational/ Professional Qualifications:  

BA (Sp.) Hons (Library & Information Science), University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka

MLISc (Library & Information Science), University of Colombo, Sri Lanka

PhD, Wuhan University, China

 

Research Interests:

User education system (bibliographic instruction/ information literacy in academic, school & public libraries)

Online instruction and e-learning instruction

Usability testing of library Websites

Managing and handling of traditional knowledge of indigenous and local communities in Sri Lanka

 

Memberships & Awards (selected):

Member of Sri Lanka Library Association (SLLA)

Member of the University Librarians' Association of Sri Lanka 

 

Teaching:

Visiting lecturer in Library Skills (BA October 2011 - January 2012), Department of Languages, Faculty of Social Sciences & Languages, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka

Visiting lecturer in Certificate Course in Library & Information Sciences (October 2006 - September 2007), External Degree Programme & Extension Services Unit, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka

 

Positions Held (selected):

Coordinator, Certificate Course in Library & Information Science, External Degree Programme & Extension Services Unit, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka (October 2006 - September 2007)

Assistant Librarian, Library, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka (July 1996 - June 2003)

Temporary Assistant Librarian, Central Library, Open University of Sri Lanka, Nugegoda (June 1996 - July 1996)