Organizational structure


National Library is under the administration of the Department of Historical Research and National Library, Ministry of Religious Affairs and Culture. The functions of the library are managed by the Director in National Library (Yangon); Among the 60 staffs of the National Library, 38 staffs are already working for the library. Most of the library staffs are degree holders and at least complete short courses on library science.

Heads of the National Library

Since its opening as National Library, the Heads of the National Library are as follow:

1)       U Than Maung (1952-1955)

2)       Daw Nyunt Myint (1955-1971)

3)       Daw Than Than Aye (1971-1988)

4)       U Kyaing Hlaing (1988-1989)

5)       U Khin Maung Tin (1989-1998)

6)       U Myint Kyaing (1998-2001)

7)       U Kyaw Oo (2001-2010)

8)       Daw Mya Oo (2010-2017,April) NLM(Yangon)

9)       U Myint Zaw (2013) NLM (Naypyitaw)

10)     Dr. KayThi Htwe (2013-2017, April) NLM (Naypyitaw)

11)     Daw Mya Oo (2017-date) NLM (Naypyitaw)

12)     Dr. Kay Thi Htwe (2017-2018) NLM (Yangon)

13)     Daw Yee Yee Htwe (2018-till now) NLM (Yangon)