Prof. Piyadasa Ranasinghe Memorial Lecture organized by the Department of Library and Information Science of the Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Kelaniya was held on the 18th of November 2018 at the Auditorium of the Faculty of Social Sciences. The lecture was organized in order to mark the two-year remembrance of Emeritus Prof. Piyadasa Ranasinghe.
The lecture was conducted by the Veteran Artist and Award- Winning Poet, Rathna Sri Wijesinghe and he emphasized on academic and social service rendered by Prof. Piyadasa Ranasinghe.
Senior Lecturer Dr. Namali Suraweera, Head- Department of Library and Information Science including the academic staff members of the department and undergraduates graced the event. Moreover, visiting lecturers of the Department of Library and Information Science, students who follow the Diploma and the Higher Diploma in Library and Information Science, Master of Arts and Master of Social Sciences in Library and Information Science were present at the occasion.