National Conference on Library and Information Science 2018

Organised by Sri Lanka Library Association (SLLA)
28 th June 2018 in Colombo, Sri Lanka

Conference Theme

"Make it happen: Transformation of library services for next generation".
The conference will focus on hot issues and topics, the latest research achievements, innovative ideas, advanced technology and latest developments related to the theme. To ensure the academic quality of this conference and attract more paper submissions, professionals and researchers of library and information science are invited to submit papers and attend the conference.






Conference Tracks

Contributors are encouraged to submit their works on the following tracks, but not limited to:

Connecting with communities
Smart libraries for future
Reading promotion in the age of "Internet"
Library spaces-physical & digital
Service delivery models
Library collection development and knowledge organization
Staff roles and skills Measuring quality and success Marketing -traditional and new strategies

Networking and collaboration

Digital humanities and library services Creation, curation and preservation

Diversity and inclusivity

Open access and open education

Library science education and disciplinary construction

Summision of paper

NACLIS 2018 accepts both full papers and abstracts. We accept manuscripts written in English, Sinhala and Tamil. Those who wish to submit their articles in Sinhala or Tamil, should attach a separate abstract in English. All the articles should be sent to Convener of NACLIS through email ( Contributors should adhere to the guidelines given below

important dates

Conference Day
28th June, 2018

deadline for submission of full paper /abstract

15th February, 2018

Notification of Acceptance

31st March, 2018

Deadline to submit camera ready Full paper

30th April, 2018

Acceptance of Paper

All submissions to the conference will be reviewed by at least two independent peers for technical merit and content. We will remove author identifying information before manuscripts are sent to reviewers. Papers will also be subject to anti-plagiarism check, thus any paper that infringe the intellectual property rights will be rejected. Only the accepted full papers will be published

Contact us

Dr. Nayana Wijayasundara
Convener- NACLIS 2018
Sri Lanka Library Association
Organisation of Professional Associations (OPA),
275/75, Stanley Wijesundara Mawatha,
Colombo 07,Sri Lanka.

Phone: 0112589103