Library Membership

The membership of the library is open to the following category of readers.

Membership Form (Staff/ Student)

  • Students: All registered undergraduate and postgraduate students of the University of Jaffna.
  • Staff: All academic, administrative, and non-academic staff members of the University of Jaffna.
  • Visiting readers: Staff and students of other universities, researchers, and any other visitors can use the library for educational and research purposes, with prior written permission obtained from the Librarian. For this category of readers borrowing of library materials is not permitted.

Readers registration

Eligible members need to visit the library and fill the relevant registration forms (Staff / Students) to get their membership.

  • Students attached to the University can obtain the registration form by producing their University identity card or enrollment letter, at the Inquiries/Information desk of the Library. In case of staff, letter of appointment is required to issue the registration form.
  • Duly completed registration forms should be submitted at the library.
  • Received registration forms will be processed and then registered members will be issued a membership card, which can be used to borrow books from the library.