Pandith G.P. Wickramarachchi Memorial Library

Telephone - 033 2222740, 033 2222748


Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute Library has located in the Pandith G.P. Wickramarachchi Memorial Library Building. It is being developed as a Higher Educational Library that introduced with the establishment of the Institute. The main objectives of this Library are firstly, to supply the readers library resources and books on Ayurveda, Indigenous Medicine, Medical Science, Health Science, Languages, ICT & Computer Science, Buddhist Philosophy & other related Subjects, secondly, to organize the library services as to disseminate knowledge, information, entertainment and to develop abilities with appreciation, and thirdly, to develop the library as a Special Library that is to be a state of an Ayurveda Research Library & Information Center.


To achieve its goals with implementing of these objectives, the library has organized as Reference Section, Lending Section, Rare Books Unit, Periodicals Unit, ICT, Research and Development Unit and Special Collections. The Library collection contains of more than 31,000 Books and Periodicals, books published in Sanskrit, Pali, Sinhala, Hindi, Bengali & English Languages. All of the books arranged in the Library are classified according to the Dewey Decimal Classification System (DDC- 21st Edition) and catalogued in accordance with the Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules (AACR-2 R).

The registered membership of the Library is about 620 members in quantity and the membership is given to the categories of (a) Internal Students (b) Postgraduate Students (c) Academic Staff (d) Non-Academic Staff and to (e) Senior Executive Staff.

Lending Section

Weekdays - from 08.30 a.m. to 04.15 p.m.

Saturdays - from 08.30 a.m. to 04.15 p.m.

Academic Staff of the Pandith G.P. Wickramarachchi Memorial Library 
<h3><b>Dr. R.D. Ananda Tissa</b></h3>

Dr. R.D. Ananda Tissa

B.A.(Hons),MSSc(Kel'ya.),Ph.D.(Kel'ya) Post Graduate Diploma in Writership & communication (Sri Jayawardenepura), FSLLA(SLLA), LM(OPA) Senior Assistant Librarian

<h3><b>Mrs. H. W. Kusala Sajeewani Pushpakanthi</b></h3>

Mrs. H. W. Kusala Sajeewani Pushpakanthi

B.A.(Sp), MSSC, (KLN), ASLLA (SLLA)Assistant Librarian
Non Academic Staff of the Pandith G.P. Wickramarachchi Memorial Library 
Ms W.M.M.G.S. Mahakumbura
Ms W.M.M.G.S. MahakumburaB.A.(Kel'ya.), SLLASen.Staff Asst(Library Service)
Mr.M.M.Jayalath Silva
Mr.M.M.Jayalath SilvaTechnical Officer(Grade II)
Ms J M M S L Jayasinghe
Ms J M M S L JayasingheLibrary Attendant(Grade II)
Ms. W.M.D.K. Wijekoon
Ms. W.M.D.K. WijekoonSLLAStaff Assistant (Library Service)
Ms J K P M Bandara
Ms J K P M BandaraLibrary Attendant(Grade II)
Ms W A S A Jayathilaka
Ms W A S A JayathilakaLibrary Attendant(Grade II)
Ms. G.K.S. Priyanganee Perera
Ms. G.K.S. Priyanganee PereraPGLIS(CMB)SLLAStaff Assistant(Library Service)
Ms H P D C Hewasinghe
Ms H P D C HewasingheLibrary Attendant(Grade II)
Mr E M A P Ekanayake
Mr E M A P EkanayakeLibrary Attendant(Grade II)

Contact Us

Gampha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute
Kandy Road, Yakkala,
Sri Lanka.

Phone: 033-2222748, 2222740
Fax: 033-2222739

Information for Staff/Students

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