Mrs. T. N. Neighsoorei


 Contact Information:

Office Address:  

Main Library,

Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka,

Belihuloya,

70140,

Sri Lanka.

Email:  librarian@lib.sab.ac.lk, nesu@lib.sab. 

Telephone: +94(0)45 - 2280045

 

Educational Qualifications:  

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

PGD (Library Science & Information Services), University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka

MSSc (Library Science & Information Services), University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka
 

Professional Qualifications: 

ASLA : Associateship in Sri Lanka Library Association

Chartered Librarian , (SLLA)

Registered No: 292 , Sri Lanka Library Association (SLLA)

 

Research Interests:

Services to students with special needs

Problems and challenges for libraries in developing countries

Digital libraries

 

Memberships & Awards (selected):

Associate Member of the Sri Lanka Library Association (SLLA)

Member of the University Librarians' Association (ULA) of Sri Lanka

Member of the SCOLIS at University Grants Commission Sri Lanka

Member of the CONSAL at University Grants Commission Sri Lanka

 

Teaching:

Visiting lecturer in Diploma in Library Science & Information Services (2012), National Library Services Board, Badulla

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

 

Positions Held (selected):

Council Member & Representative of the Sabaragamuwa Province Libraries for Sri Lanka Library Association (2002 - to date)

Secretary of Alumni Association of Library Science, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka (2002 - 2004) 

Assistant Librarian, Sabaragamuwa Affiliated University College (1993 - 1996)

Teacher Librarian, Aminiya Secondary School, Male, Republic of Maldives (1989 - 1991)

 

Publications in Indexed/Peer-Reviewed Journals:

 

  • Neighsoorei, T. N., & Kumuduni, M. D. R. (2011). Conventional Wisdom Through Scientific Reading Methods for the Road to Literacy and Knowledge. THE TORCH 2010: The Journal of the Sri Lanka Military Academy, 152 - 153. 

 

  • Halder, G., & Neighsoorei, T. N. (2008). Digital Libraries. Library News, Sri Lanka, 29(1), 26 - 28.

 

Abstracts/ Posters Presented at National/ International Conferences:

 

  • Neighsoorei, T. N. (2013). Problems Faced by the Disabled Students Aquiring Information Through the Library for Their Tertiary Education. Abstracts of the 2013 Annual Research Sessions of the University Librarians' Association of Sri Lanka, 25.

 

  • Neighsoorei, T. N. (2006). Issues and Challenges of the University Library Systems in Sri Lanka. Abstracts of the 10th Anniversary International Symposium of the Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, 144.