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Library Network Of The Eastern University, Sri Lanka Grabs All Best Paper Awards

The National Institute of Library and Information Sciences (NILIS), University of Colombo in collaboration with the South Asia Chapter of the Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T) organized a virtual research symposium recently and all awards prescribed for the symposium were awarded to two professionals attached to the Library Network of the Eastern University, Sri Lanka.

Best Student Presentation Award – Mrs. Lavanya Jegatheesparan

Rewarded to Mrs. Lavanya Jegatheesparan, Assistant Librarian of the Eastern University, Sri Lanka for her research paper on ‘Present Status of the Human Resource Capacity of Public Libraries in the Batticaloa District. 

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Best Presentation Award – Mr. Mariyapillai Jeyakananthan

Rewarded to Mr. M. Jeyakananthan, Systems Analyst of the Eastern University, Sri Lanka, for his research paper on ‘Integrated Library Systems - Discovery Interface (ILS-DI) : A Standard Framework for real time connectivity with Information Discover Application. 

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