Premila Gamage, Librarian, IPS, awarded the Honorary Fellowship of Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP) 2010.

Premila Gamage, Librarian, IPS, was awarded the Honorary Fellowship of Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP) 2010, for her efforts to bring library and information services to youth in remote regions of the Island and her deep commitment to fostering education.

Premila has supported the development of high quality library and information services, particularly to those with the most limited resources and greatest need. Her work is recognized internationally, as can be seen by her supporters spanning the globe.

For the first time in history, a Sri Lankan librarian was awarded an honorary fellowship of the CILIP (UK) and the IPS is indeed proud of her achievement.