National Heritage Library
National Collection


Below is a list of the type of materials within the National Collection:



1. Books

2. Reports [annual and quarterly] of select industries and Government Ministries

3. Newspapers (1885-present, dates inclusive):

  1. Alkebulan: 1992, 1994-1995
  2. Alliance: 1992-2005
  3. Amandala: 1969 Aug. present.
  4. Ambergris Today: 2000 - 2004
  5. The Angelus: 1885-1903
  6. The Beacon: 1970-1991
  7. Belize Independence: 1936-1937
  8. Belize Times: 1956 present
  9. Sunday Supplement: 1961
  10. Belize Tribune: 1983-1984
  11. Belize Billboard: 1950-1970
  12. Blazer: 1994-1998
  13. Belmopan Chronicle: 1995 - 1997
  14. British Honduran: 1954-1959
  15. Cayo Trader: 1994 - 2000
  16. Christian Herald: 1983-present
  17. Coconut Wireless: 1985, 1988-1989
  18. Daily Clarion: 1936-1961
  19. Disweek: 1983-1984
  20. People Pulse/Guardian: 1988- present
  21. Liberty: 1990 - 2006
  22. Multi Media: 2000, 2004-2005
  23. Prensa Solidaridad: 1998 2001
  24. Reporter: 1968-present
  25. San Pedro Sun: 1992-present
  26. Vanguard: 1969 - 1973
  27. Voice: 1982-1986

Others/Various:

  1. Acontecer Nacional 19931994
  2. Belize Liberator 2004 & 2006
  3. Belize Sunday Journal 1999
  4. Candid 1993
  5. Devil’s Advocate 1997
  6. Intranet 2001
  7. Jihad 1992
  8. Liberal 1973
  9. Labor Beacon 1992 & 1993
  10. Magnum Belize 2004
  11. North to South 2000
  12. Overseas Chinese News 2003
  13. Placencia Breeze 2001
  14. Southern Exposure 1999
  15. SPEAR Head 1990
  16. Stann Creek Star 2001
  17. The Anglican News 2000
  18. The Belize News 1995
  19. The Belize Sun 1996
  20. The Caye Caulker 2002
  21. The Children’s Newspaper
  22. The Democrat 2000
  23. The Lamanai Experience
  24. The Observer 1996

4. Bibliographies

5. Journals current and past

6. Magazines

7. Newsletters

8. Yearbooks

9. Conference papers

10. Telephone Directories

11. Manifestos

12. Speeches and addresses

13. Government Documents (1878-present):

  1. Acts
  2. Bills
  3. Government Gazettes
  4. Ordinances
  5. Statutory Instruments

14.  Special Collections

  1. Architectural plans
  2. Audiovisual materials [CDs, DVDs, VHS]
  3. Book markers
  4. Calendars
  5. Coins
  6. Funeral Booklets/ Eulogies
  7. Maps
  8. Photographs
  9. Postcards
  10. Posters
  11. Rare books
  12. Realia
  13. Stamps
  14. Vertical files