Nalayini Indran (before marriage Nalayini Kanapathippillai) worked at the National Archives of Sri Lanka from 1991-1995. She got married in 1995 and migrated to England.
Photo: Nalayini Indran (personal archive, around 2016)
Nalayini Kanapathippillai has written articles in the field of feminism, documentation and archives, and Tamil literature. Here are three articles that she wrote during her service at the National Archives of Sri Lanka. She was the only Tamil who worked at the archives at her period. It is known that there worked another Tamil man, Mr Navasothy, at the National Archives before Nalayini. Sadly, he dies before Nalayini started her service at the National Archives in Colombo.
பதிவேடுகள் பேணப்படுவதன் அவசியம் என்ன?
Newspaper article about the importance of preserving records by Nalaini Kanapathippillai. Published on Virakesari Illustrated Weekly (23-10-1992). Scanned and sent by email by Nalayini Indran (Nalaini Kanapathippillai) on 23-09-2020. Part 1/2.
சுவடிகளும் சுவடிகள் கூடத்தின் செயற்பாடுகளும்
Souvenir to mark the Archives week in 1992. An article about the functions of records and archives by Nalaini Kanapathippillai. Published by Department of National Archives Sri Lanka (1992). Scanned and sent by email by Nalayini Indran (Nalaini Kanapathippillai) on 23-09-2020.
குறிக்கோள்களை நிறைவேற்றும் நிர்வாகக் கருவி பதிவேடுகள்
Newspaper article about record-keeping by Nalayini Kanapathippillai (Nalayini Indran). Published on Virakesari Illustrated Weekly (12-12-1993). Scanned and sent by email by Nalayini Indran on 02-10-2020.
Nalayini Indran. (2020). Oral history. London, United Kingdom.
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