The Economics Library located in the Arts Faculty University of Colombo, has a collection of about 4000 books, 34, Journal titles and 06 news magazines. The library holds core reading material relevant to Postgraduate courses conducted by the Dept. of Economics.


Students following the courses, Diploma in Economic Development, MA(Econ), MAFE and MPhil/Ph.D. as well as the extension courses DMF and DTTEHM are eligible to use the library. Students should produce their student cards issued by the Faculty of Graduate Studies, in order to register as members of the library.


Users are allowed to borrow two(02) books at a time for a period of 03 to 05 days. A book loan can be extended only once and that too only if no one else has reserved it.

A fine of 20/- per day will be charged in respect of each book not returned by due date.

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