Dates: 20th century (mainly from 1970s onwards though there are few items from the early part of the 20th century) Accrual policy: Closed Location Endsleigh Gardens Access Reference only. Contact the Library Enquiry Desk in the first instance Searching This collection is NOT listed in the Library Catalogue as yet.

This was formerly the Dutch hospital and dates from 1681.

It is home to a fascinating collection of Dutch era artefacts as well as a number of shops.

Sri Lanka is one of the world's most beautiful countries.

Enjoying a sun-soaked tropical climate, the south Asian country offers fascinating history, exotic attractions and pristine beaches fringed by warm, welcoming waters.

The captivating beauty of the secluded beaches and the deep serenity of the island's religious sites offer further incentives for holiday makers to choose Sri Lanka as their holiday destination.

The ancient city of Polonnaruwa, the Kelaniya Temple of Sri Lanka and the Anuradhapura Sacred City offer a view into the extraordinary religious history of Sri Lanka.

The collection was donated to the Library at the Institute of Education in July 2016.

Scope The collection includes c 500 books, pamphlets, booklets, and official publications dating from the early twentieth century to the present day.

With delicious, healthy seafood and curries available everywhere, flights to Sri Lanka are a food lover's dream come true. You can take cheap flights to Sri Lanka that land at Colombo or Batticaloa, then rent a car and head off into the forests or down the coast.

With a car hire in Sri Lanka, you can head to gorgeous locations like Polonnaruwa.

But Sri Lanka is far from an ordinary beach destination.