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The Belize National Library Service and Information System is committed to the promotion of an informed, aware and literate society that fosters our national development and cultural heritage.

 
 
 

 

 

 

DECEMBER 2016

 

Remembering our Patriots

 

Dame Elmira Minita Gordon,

GCMG, GCVO. Born on December 30, 1930, in Belize City. Mrs. Gordon has the destinction of being Belize's first Governor General from its independence to 1993, being the first woman in a Commonwealth realm to assume that position. Read more...

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Vivien Andy Palacio (1960-2008).

A serious music and cultural activist, Andy was born in the small southern coastal village of Barranco, Belize on December 2, 1960.  Described as the most popular musician in Belize, he was committed to preserving his unique Garifuna cultureRead more...

 

 

 

 

Books by Belizeans or about Belize (A-E)

 

 

 

This site provides content about Belize and her diverse population generated from questions posed at libraries under the Belize National Library Service and Information System (BNLSIS).

 

Leo Bradley Library

                  Leo Bradley Library, Belize City

 

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