Remembering our Patriots:
John Alexander Watler
was born in Monkey River, Belize, on November 6, 1938. He died on December 23, 2015 at the age of 77. John Watler has for over four decades been involved in newspaper reporting, writing short stories, poetry, plays and folklore. Read more...
Dr. Sir Colville Norbert Young,
GCMG, MBE. Serving as Belize's Governor General since 1993, Sir Colville was born on November 20, 1932. His education went from St. Michael's College in Belize City, 1945-1950, a First Class Teachers' Certificate in 1955, to attendance at the University of the West Indies from 1958-1961 where he earned a Bachelor's degree with honours in English. Read 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, Belize City
The BNLSIS is under the portfolio of the Minister of Education, who appoints a Statutory Board to ensure the proper and efficient performance of the functions of the Service. A Chief Librarian is appointed by the Board to administer the Service with a staff of 101, and a network of 48+ service points countrywide serving a population of approximately 368,310.