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Welcome to our library, a haven of knowledge and exploration where the pages of countless books and the vast digital resources await your discovery. With its serene ambiance and an extensive collection spanning various disciplines, our library is not just a repository of information but a gateway to intellectual enrichment and lifelong learning. Whether you seek solace in the quiet corners of our reading rooms or dive into the digital realms of e-books and online databases, our library is here to inspire, inform, and elevate your quest for wisdom and understanding.

Earlier the library services were provided at College House premises from 1975 to 2002, and at the Faculty of Education Premises from 2003 to 2017. In 2018 the library was shifted to IHRA building. The library services of the Institute of Human Resource Advancement are provided at IHRA Building. It is situated at the ground floor of the building.

Opening Hours:
Weekdays – 9.00 am to 4.00 pm

Institute of Human Resource Advancement
University of Colombo,
No: 275, Bauddhaloka Mawatha,
Colombo 7.
Sri Lanka.
E-mail –
Telephone No. – 011-2500938


Ms. RMSN Ratnayake
Senior Assistant Librarian

Ms. SI Marasinghe
Library Information Assistant III

Mr. MDMU Samarasekara
Library Attendant