Dr.(Mrs). B.M.M.C.B. Hindagolla

Senior Assistant Librarian
Science Library

(On Sabbatical Leave)



Science Library
University of Peradeniya
Sri Lanka

Educational /professional Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy (LIS), Japan.
  • Master of Arts (Sociology), Sri Lanka.
  • B.A.(Psychology), Sri Lanka.

Positions held (Selected)

  • Branch Librarian - Faculty of Dental Sciences, University of Peradeniya
  • Assistant Lecturer - Department of Philosophy and Psychology, Faculty of Arts, Universtiy of Peradeniya.

Membership & Awards (Selected)

  • Member of University Library Association
  • Member of Sri Lanka Library Association

Research Interests (Research Fields/ Projects)

  • User Studies, Digital Libraries, Electronic Information Resources, Information Literacy, Library Management, Knowledge management.

Research Publications (Selected)

  • Study of usability of the Ceylon Collection, Main Library, University of Peradeniya, 2008 Achievers Colloquium, University Librarians Association ( ULA) of Sri Lanka, 5th December 2008, Sri Lanka Foundation Institute, Colombo.
  • An Evaluation of use of the Ceylon Collection ,Main Library , University of Peradeniya for academic research advancement of Sri Lanka, Proceedings & Abstracts, Peradeniya University Research Sessions,, vol.13, part 11, p.59. 2008.
  • User Perception Towards the User education programs in university libraries: A case study based on faculty of Arts ,University of Peradeniya, Proceedings & Abstracts, Peradeniya University Research Sessions, Vol 15, 2010.