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  Book  Title: Ask the Right Question : How to Get What You Want Every Time and in Any Situation  
Classification No: 301.153 
ISBN: 0-07-018723-1 
Accession No: 3012 
Author: Rupert Eales – White  
Publisher: McGraw Hill 
Published Year: 1998 
No. of Pages: 185 
Description: In any interaction, asking the right questions can transform key business relationships, improve crucial communication skills, and make things happen your way.

 
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  Book  Title: Mastering Business Communication  
Classification No: 658.3 
ISBN: 978-0-333-33529-1 
Accession No: 3042 
Author: Woolcott, L.A. and Unwin, W.R.  
Publisher: Palgrave 
Published Year: 1983 
No. of Pages: 309 
Description: This book explains how to acquire and use such skill within the working context, at the same time taking in to account examination requirements.  
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  Book  Title: Communication Works : Communication Applications in the Workplace  
Classification No: 407 
ISBN: 0-658-00299-6 
Accession No: 3014 
Author: Galvin, Kathleen M. & Terrell, Jane  
Publisher: National Textbook Company  
Published Year: 2001 
No. of Pages: 408 
Description: Many business leaders are frustrated that their bright and talented new part - time and full – time employees cannot communicate effectively with each other and with the public. Frequently, customer report they are not treated well when they calla business or service organization. Others find employees in stores and restaurants to be unhelpful or unresponsive to their needs.


 
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  Book  Title: Western Civilizations : Their History & Their Culture : 14th Edition ( Volume 1 )  
Classification No: 940 
ISBN: 0-393-97771-4 
Accession No: 3015 
Author: Coffin, Judith G. & Others 
Publisher: W.W. Norton & Company 
Published Year: 2002 
No. of Pages: 627 
Description: Historians today are keenly aware of how much such an account leaves out. It slights the use of force and fraud in European Expansion. It ignores the sophistication, dynamism, and humanity of the many cultures it sidelines.  
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  Book  Title: Western Civilizations : Their History & Their Culture : 14th Edition ( Volume 2 )  
Classification No: 940 
ISBN: 0-393-97772-2 
Accession No: 3017 
Author: Coffin, Judith G. & Others  
Publisher: W.W. Norton & Company 
Published Year: 2002 
No. of Pages: 200 
Description: This vision of western civilization is not only selective, it is often tied to a series of contentious assumptions. It casts the worldwide dominance of the European imperial powers between roughly 1800 and 1950 as the culmination of several thousand years of historical development, which it is the obligation of historians to explain. 
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  Book  Title: Bathrooms 
Classification No: 643.521 
ISBN: 907-721-340-6 
Accession No: 3034 
Author:  
Publisher: BETA-PLUS 
Published Year: 2005 
No. of Pages: 200 
Description: This inspiring book serves to guide professional interior specialist as well as laymen in their choice of techniques, materials and fittings, for example, bath tubs, shower cubicles and accessories, natural stones, tiles, vanity counters, mirrors, lightings, etc.

 
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  Book  Title: The International Design Year Book 1987/88  
Classification No: 7.05 
ISBN: 0-500-23501-5 
Accession No: 395 
Author: Starck, Philippe  
Publisher: Thames & Hudson 
Published Year: 1987 
No. of Pages: 239 
Description: The International Design Yearbook is once again introduced by its general editor, Deyan Sudjic, the leading design critic.

 
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  Book  Title: The International Design Year Book 1986/87  
Classification No: 7.05 
ISBN: 0-500-23472-8 
Accession No: 337 
Author: Ambasz, Emilio (ed.)  
Publisher: Thames & Hudson 
Published Year: 1986 
No. of Pages: 236 
Description: In addition to the superb illustrations, most of them in colour, it provides invaluable information, including technical data on each object, biographies of the designers whose work is featured and the addresses of manufactures and retailers if their products.  
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  Book  Title: Pastels : The Beginner’s Guide ; A complete step-by-step guide to techniques and materials  
Classification No: 7.02 
ISBN: 1-85368-604-2 
Accession No: 3055 
Author: Gair, Angela  
Publisher: New Holland 
Published Year: 1997 
No. of Pages: 96 
Description: Compared to other drawing and painting media, the history of pastel painting is comparatively short, and it was in eighteenth – century France that some of its earliest and finest exponents worked. 
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  Book  Title: Watercolour Landscapes : The Beginner’s Guide  
Classification No: 7.02 
ISBN: 1-85974-967-4 
Accession No: 3054 
Author: Sidaway, Ian 
Publisher: New Holland 
Published Year: 2001 
No. of Pages: 80 
Description: It was in China that the art painting with brush and watercolour or dilute ink first reached a from that could be described as a fine art.  
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  Book  Title: How to Mix and use Colour : The Artist’s Guide to Achieving the Perfect Colour  
Classification No: 7.02 
ISBN: 1-84330-344-2 
Accession No: 3056 
Author: Paul, Tony  
Publisher: New Holland 
Published Year: 2003 
No. of Pages: 128 
Description: Tony Paul’s aim in this very practical and useful book is to put an end to desperation mixing and to give every artist – whatever their experience – the knowledge to predict and achieve the exact colour they are looking for.  
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  Book  Title: Brush & Color : Art Techniques from Pencil to Paint  
Classification No: 7.02 
ISBN: 1-4027-0227-2 
Accession No: 3051 
Author: Taggart, Paul 
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Co, Inc  
Published Year: 2002 
No. of Pages: 112 
Description: Capture your impressions of a subject by painting a sketch rather than drawing it. This is a marvelous way to gather information for a more finished piece later as well as to learn about different types of paint and techniques you can use.  
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  Book  Title: Buildings : How to Draw ; A step – by step guide for beginners with 10 projects  
Classification No: 7.02 
ISBN: 1-84330-601-8 
Accession No: 3052 
Author: Sidaway, Ian 
Publisher: New Holland 
Published Year: 2004 
No. of Pages: 80 
Description: If you want your drawings to look like the subject it is important that you draw your buildings so that it has same proportions as the original. 
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  Book  Title: Still Life : How to Draw ; A step – by step guide for beginners with 10 projects  
Classification No: 7.02 
ISBN: 1-84330-382-5 
Accession No: 3053 
Author: Sidaway, Ian  
Publisher: New Holland  
Published Year: 2003 
No. of Pages: 80 
Description: The shape and angel of the block not only contains and frames all of the elements but also adds depth and perspective to the drawings.

 
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  Book  Title: Heritage of Ruhuna : Major Natural, Cultural and Historic Sites  
Classification No: 711.42(548.7) 
ISBN: 955-575-073-4 
Accession No: 3074 
Author: Abeyawardana, H.A.P. 
Publisher: Central Bank of Sri Lanka 
Published Year: 2001 
No. of Pages: 158 
Description: The purpose of the publication on the Heritage of Ruhuna is to present a glimpse of the region in its historical and cultural background and also to introduce a few places of appeal as sports of scenic beauty within the area.  
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  Book  Title: Heritage of Sabaragamuwa : Major Natural, Cultural and Historic Sites  
Classification No: 711.42 
ISBN: 955-575-077-7 
Accession No: 3076 
Author: Abeyawardana, H.A.P. 
Publisher: Central Bank of Sri Lanka 
Published Year: 2002 
No. of Pages: 158 
Description: From discoveries made from sites in Ratnapura and Kalutara districts, it was possible to establish the existence of human habitation over 25,000 years ago in those areas. Sites within Kegalle district had association with early Aryan settlements in the 5th century BC and those connected with Buddhism, had association with the great missionary, Arahat Mahinda, during the 3rd century BC, as proved from excavations at Deliwela in Rambukkana. 
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  Book  Title: Heritage of Kandurata : Major Natural, Cultural and Historic Sites  
Classification No: 711.42(548.7) 
ISBN: 955-575-093-0 
Accession No: 3075 
Author: Abeyawardana, H.A.P.  
Publisher: Central Bank of Sri Lanka  
Published Year: 2004 
No. of Pages: 397 
Description: The author of this book Dr. H.A.P Abeywardena takes us on a voyage of discovery of all the marvels of the hill country ( covering districts of Matale, Kandy and Nuwara Eliya ), for which w own a huge debt of gratitude.

 
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  Book  Title: Encyclopedia of Sri Lanka : Second revised edition 2005  
Classification No: 03(548.7) 
ISBN: 19327-054-81 
Accession No: 3073 
Author: Gunawardena, C. A  
Publisher: New Dawn Press  
Published Year: 2005 
No. of Pages: 399 
Description: The encyclopedia will be useful in libraries, schools, offices and homes wherever there is a need for information about Sri Lanka.  
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  Book  Title: A Pattern Language : Towns. Buildings, Construction  
Classification No: 721.011 
ISBN:  
Accession No: 3049 
Author: Alexander, Christopher & Others 
Publisher: Oxford University Press  
Published Year: 1977 
No. of Pages: 1216 
Description: At the core of these books is the idea that people should design for themselves their own houses, streets, and communities.  
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  Book  Title: Recipes For Surfaces : Decorative Paint Finishes Made Simple  
Classification No: 729.1 
ISBN: 0-671-68249-0 
Accession No: 3057 
Author: Drucker, Mindy & Finkelstein, Pierre  
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Inc  
Published Year: 1993 
No. of Pages: 255 
Description: Recipes for Surfaces is a one-of-a-kind handbook that enables you to master decorative painting techniques for walls, floors, ceilings, and furniture as simply as you would use a cookbook : Just follow the recipes.  
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