Dr. (Mrs.) P.C.D.S. Gunasekera

Senior Assistant Librarian
Digital Resources Development and Staff Training Division and
Periodicals and Binding Division
Main Library



Binding and Periodicals Division
Main Library
University of Peradeniya
Sri Lanka

Educational /professional Qualifications

  • Masters in Library & Information science(MLS)/University of Colombo / Sri Lanka.
  • BSc.(Special) Hons. University of Sri Jayawardanapura / Sri Lanka.

Positions held (Selected)

  • Senior Assistant Librarian.

Membership & Awards (Selected)

  • Associate member of Sri Lanka Library Association.

Research Interests (Research Fields/ Projects)

  • User studies, Bibliometric studies, Information literacy, Collection Development.

Research Publications (Selected)

  • An attitudinal user survey in University Libraries: A Case Study of Wayamba University , Sri Lankan Journal of Librarianship and Information Management, vol.1(2),January-June 2006.
  • Student Usage of an academic library: A user study at University of Peradeniya Library Journal of the Universtiy Libratian Association of Sri Lanka, Vol.14, 2010
  • Styles of bibliographical citations: Sri Lanka Library Review. Sri Lanka Library Review. Vol.24, 2010
  • Information needs and usage patterns of Undergraduates: Comparative study, Information Age, Vol.5 (3-4), July - December 2011 [Inidan Journal]
  • Library usage pattern of the faculty members in the University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka: A user survey, SRELS Journal of information management, Vol.49, No.5, October 2012 [Indian Journal]