To be an information centre contributing to the dissemination of knowledge to provide scholars equipped with deep and wide knowledge of Islamic studies and contemporary disciplines


Mission of the Library

To provide efficient services to library customers through constant updating of infrastructure and available facilities


Objectives of the Naleemiah Library

  • Acquisition, organisation of Islamic literature both in Sri Lanka and in foreign countries
  • Collection of Islamic and other literature published in as many languages as feasible and relevant to its objectives
  • Acquisition of special collation of Arabic, English, Sinhala, and Tamil books locally and internationally
  • Compilation of bibliographies of Islamics and the provision bibliographic services
  • Administration on a union catalogue of Islamic libraries in Mosques, Madrasas, Zavias and other Muslim institutions
  • Organisation of national and international library cooperation and exchange of publications