Library facilities available to students through the Main Library (libraries) at the Malabe and Metro Campus as well at the regional centers support a wide variety of subjects covered by SLIIT courses at many academic levels, ranging from undergraduate and professional development classes through to postgraduate studies. The collections comprise high quality books, periodicals and CD and DVD collection.
SLIIT has its own Automated Library System through which students can browse the range of books and periodicals available in all campuses, reserve books, Renew borrowed books and request for new books. Membership of the library entitles a student to access the SLIIT Digital Library with its collection of e-books, content of current journals, past examination papers, recommended texts for related courses, and a range of glossaries.
All libraries have WI-FI facilities and adequate workstations and allow students to bring their Laptops and Tabs to the reference desk. The Reading Room adjoining the Library is available for study and is equipped with power points for laptops and provides wireless Internet access. The Library is being augmented continuously to cater to the increasing number of students and for the propagation of knowledge.
The libraries are open to SLIIT students daily including the weekend from 7.30 am to 7.00 p.m. They are only closed on Poya days and other special holidays indicated in the SLIIT calendar. To become a library member students have to keep a refundable security deposit of Rs 3000/=. Students have access to core textbooks, reference work, general reading materials, CDs, DVDS, a collection of current Periodicals and scholarly databases;
Free access provided to the following databases at SLIIT Library