UNESCO Education UIL

National Institute of Education (NIE), Sri Lanka

They provide current educational information to curriculum developers, researchers, course participants and adults.

Areas of Specialization:

Adult education, Education, Information and communication technologies

Contact Information

Address:

PO Box 21, High Level Road
Maharagama
Sri Lanka

Phone:
(+94–1) 12 85 13 01
Fax:
(+94–1) 12 85 13 00
Contact person:
Prof. J.W. Wickramasinghe (Director General)
A.C.L.S. de Silva (Chief Project Officer)

Basic Institutional Data:

Information staff:
12
Countries Served:
Sri Lanka
Working Languages:
English, Sinhala, Tamil

Collection

Books and Documents:
2 Million
Periodicals recieved p.a.:
25
Multimedia materials:
302 videos; 198 audios; 242 microfiches; 25 CD–ROMs
Others:
13.378 reports

Services and Special Activities

Information Services Provided

Reference services: Ready and quick reference source

Bibliographies: Education index; selected bibliographies

Abstracts: Educational journals

Publications Produced

Publications: Handbook; newsletters

Online Resources: At developing stage

Acquisitions list: Yes