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Egodahettiarachchige Don Tilakapala Kularatne Edit Profile

educator , Librarian , researcher

Egodahettiarachchige Don Tilakapala Kularatne was Sri Lankan librarian, educator, researcher. Fellow Colombo Plan, Singapore, 1964, Australia, 1971. Fellow Library. Association (Sri Lanka chapter president 1975-1980, Ceylon chapter general secretary 1968-1973, commonwealth chapter council 1975-1978).

Background

Kularatne, Egodahettiarachchige Don Tilakapala was born on October 20, 1933 in Kalutara, Sri Lanka.

Education

Bachelor honors, University London, 1961. Doctor of Philosophy, University London, 1993. Diploma Librarianship, University College, London, 1968.

Career

Assistant library Colombo Public Library., Sri Lanka, 1961—1964, University Colombo, 1964—1974, senior assistant library, 1974—1980. Lecturer University Zambia, Lusaka, 1980—1985, senior lecturer, 1986—2000. Retired, 2000.

Membership

Fellow Library. Association (Sri Lanka chapter president 1975-1980, Ceylon chapter general secretary 1968-1973, commonwealth chapter council 1975-1978).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Photography, astrology, book collecting.

Connections

S. E. Jalis and D. Somawathie (Weerasinghe) K. Married Rukmini Jayapriya Nagahawatte, October 8, 1971. Children: Ranmini, Chandana.

spouse:
Rukmini Jayapriya Nagahawatte

children:
Ranmini Kularatne

Chandana Kularatne