The Library of University of Ruhuna being a central research library in the southern region of Sri Lanka caters for vast variety of communities in the country. The Ruhuna University Library has five branch libraries in addition to the Main Library viz: Agricultural Library at Mapalana, Allied Health Sciences Library at Mahamodara, Engineering library at Hapugala, Medical Library at Karapitiya and Technology library at Kamburupitiya. The resource collection consists of more than two hundrad thousand books and 200 titles of periodicals related to courses and staff requirements of the university.

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