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We offer lots of different membership types to suit your learning and information needs.

Become a member and get access to top quality online resources including journals, books, films, magazines and get free internet access from any of the library computers. You will also be able to access more than 50,000 books and be able to join events, talks, activities and workshops in person.

It's easy to become a member...

  • Choose the library convenient to you. Colombo, Orion City (Colombo 09), Kandy or Jaffna.
  • Choose a membership that is right for you available at that centre.
  • Have you proof of identification ready. (National Identity Card or a valid Passport)
  • Complete a membership application form online.
  • Visit your library and make the payment in person.

Children under the age of 11 must be supervised by their parents/guardians at all times

You can contact our library help desk on 0117521521 to learn more about discounted membership programmes.

Colombo membership

 

IELTS library membership

  • 02 IELTS packs
  • Price for 3 months: Rs. 2,500
  • Age group: 15 years and above
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Online membership

  • Access all our online resources
  • Price per year: Rs. 4,000
  • Age group: 18 years and above
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Kids membership (5 - 12)

  • 04 kids books
  • 01 kids DVD
  • 1 Cambridge Assessment English (CAE) material
  • Price per year: Rs. 4,000 
  • Age group: 5 - 12 years
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Teen membership (13 - 17)

  • 4 young adults books
  • 1 young adults DVD
  • 01 Cambridge assessment English (CAE) / School examination material
  • Price per year: Rs. 4,000
  • Age group: 13 - 17 years 
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General membership

  • 4 general books
  • 1 English language pack
  • 01 work cards
  • 1 magazine
  • 1 DVD
  • Access to Press reader online resources
  • Price per year: Rs 4000
  • Age group: 18 and above
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Family membership

  • 4 general/young adult books
  • 4 kids books
  • 1 English Language pack
  • 1 work card
  • 2 DVD's (any collection)
  • 1 magazine
  • Price per year: Rs 8000
  • Age group: 18 and above
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Organisation library membership

  • 20 books from any collection
  • 2 magazines
  • 2 IELTS packs
  • 1 English Language pack
  • 2 work cards
  • 4 DVD's (any collection)
  • Price per year: Rs 20000
  • Age group:  18 and above (Organisations only
Visit customer services to fill in an application form and obtain memberships for organisations. 

Kandy membership

Gold Adult (15 years and above)

Price per year: Rs. 3,000

Benefits:

  • 04 books from the Adults collection
  • 01 DVD.
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Gold Young Learner (Below 15 years)

Price per year: Rs. 3,000

Benefits:

  • 04 books from the children's collection
  • 01 DVD
  • access to Cambridge English Young Learner exams material.
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Platinum (18 years and above)

Price per year: Rs. 6,000 

 Benefits: 

  • 4 books from the adult's collection
  • 4 books from the children's collection
  • 2 IELTS study packs,
  • 1 DVD
  • 1 magazine
  • Access to e-brary.
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Organisational membership

Price per year: Rs. 15,000

Benefits: 

  • 20 books from the adult's collection, and the children's collection
  • 02 magazines,
  • 4 DVDs.
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IELTS membership

Price: Rs. 2,500
*Please note that this membership is only valid for three months

Entitlement:

  • Two IELTS packs
  • access to the online library catalogue
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Online membership

Price per year: Rs. 3,000

Benefits: 

  • Access to E-library and e-journals
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Jaffna membership

Gold Adult (15 years and above)

Price per year: Rs. 950

Benefits:

  • 04 books from the Adults collection
  • 01 ELT (English Language Teaching) pack
  • 01 work card and
  • 01 magazine
  • 01 DVD.
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Gold Young Learner (Below 15 years)

Price per year: Rs. 950

Benefits:

  • 04 books from the children's collection
  • 01 DVD
  • access to Cambridge English Young Learner exams material.
Register now!

Platinum (18 years and above)

Price per year: Rs. 2,500 

 Benefits: 

  • 04 books from the adult's collection
  • 04 books from the children's collection
  • 02 IELTS study packs, 1 ELT (English Language Teaching) pack
  • 01 work card, 02 DVD
  • 01 magazine
  • Access to e-brary.
Register now!

Organisational membership

Price per year: Rs. 6,000

Benefits: 

  • 20 books from the adult's collection, and the children's collection
  • 02 magazines,
  • 02 IELTS study packs
  • 01 ELT (English Language Teaching) pack
  • 02 work cards
  • 4 DVDs.
Register now!

Online membership

Price per year: Rs. 3,000

Benefits: 

  • Access to E-library and e-journals
Register now!

Orion City membership

Gold Adult (15 years and above)

Price per year: Rs. 3,000

Benefits:

  • 04 books from the Adults collection
  • 01 DVD.
Register now!

Platinum (18 years and above)

Price per year: Rs. 6,000 

 Benefits: 

  • 04 books from the adult's collection
  • 04 books from the children's collection
  • 02 IELTS study packs
  • 02 DVD
  • Access to e-brary.
Register now!

Organisational membership

Price per year: Rs. 15,000

Benefits: 

  • 20 books from the adult's collection, and the children's collection
  • 02 IELTS study packs
  • 4 DVDs.
Register now!

IELTS membership

Price: Rs. 2,500
*Please note that this membership is only valid for three months

Entitlement:

  • Two IELTS packs
  • access to the online library catalogue
Register now!

Online membership

Price per year: Rs. 3,000

Benefits: 

  • Access to E-library and e-journals
Register now!