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ACCIMT Library and Information Division

ACCIMT Library and Information Division functions as a special library and consists a fair collection of books, periodicals and other educational materials in the fields of Communications, Information technology, Electronics, Photonics, Robotics and Space Technology.

The aims and objectives of the library are to facilitate and provide information to professionals and personnel engaged in Research and Development projects, graduates and postgraduate students to accelerate the introduction of modern technologies.

Library Collection

The Library has a fair collection of very expensive publications and specialized reports with frequent updates obtained from reliable and independent organization both in and out of the country. The Library consist of handbooks, data libraries, user surveys, product guidelines, application notes, design-oriented text books, state-of-art reviews, encyclopedias, dictionaries, directories, VHS, VCDs, DVDs, CD-ROM data bases and standards etc. Also, The specific magazines allocated to Communication, Information Technology, Space Technologies, Electronics are available in the periodical section.

Membership

There are two types of membership.

Library Personal Membership

The Library functions as a special library and offers membership for the personals engaged in research and development projects, undergraduates and postgraduates, students, scientists, scholars and general public with a special interest of the above fields of technology are only accepted.

Enrollment Fee : Rs. 500/=

Library Institutional Membership

This is specially introduced to support the professionals in the public and private industrial sectors engaged in the above fields of technology.

The Institute can nominate five (5) members on behalf of it.

Enrollment Fee : Rs. 2000/=

Hours

The Library & Information Centre is open five days a Week. Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m.to 16:15 p.m.

Services
  • Lending & Reference Facilities :- ACCIMT staff and trainees
  • Reference Facilities : – Visiting lectures and instructors, graduate and postgraduate student engage in projects, Continuing Professional Development (CPD) course participant, and Personal and Institutional membership.
  • Reader Services :- Photocopying service, Scanning facility, Internet facility, Electronic Library facility, Interlibrary loan, Current Awareness Services, Information and document supply service, Online catalogue, Information Repackage Service, Selective Dissemination of Information Service, Information Alert Service, Literature Searching
  • Service to Community :- Membership offers for the professionals in the public and private industrial sectors, Information & document supply service for professionals & scholars ( a . Industrialists. b . University academic & researchers. c . General public with a special interest. )
Open Public Access Catalogue (OPAC) via Internet ( http://www.accimt.ac.lk ).

Those who wish to get the information about the collection can access our on-line catalogue through the internet (www.accimt.ac.lk ) computers are also provided for our clients to search and access the library collection via our LAN. The client can search for materials by Author, Title or Key words.

Applications to the membership (Personal/Institutional) are available at the library or can be downloaded from our website (www.accimt.ac.lk) or by sending a self addressed stamped envelope (9X4) to the :

Librarian

Arthur C Clarke Institute for Modern Technologies

Katubedda, Moratuwa, 10400, Sri Lanka.

Tel : +94- 011- 2650839

Fax : +94- 011- 2650462

E- mail :preethi.liyanage@gmail.com

Our Team
  • Mr. Preethi Liyanage  Librarian
  • Mrs. Kanchana Bandara Library Assistant