NATIONAL HERITAGE LIBRARY (NHL)

Part of the

BELIZE NATIONAL LIBRARY SERVICE AND INFORMATION SYSTEM (BNLSIS)


What is NHL?: As the depository arm of the BNLSIS, NHL maintains a vast non-circulating collection of materials published by and about Belize and Belizeans.

What is in the collection at NHL?:
Among the highlights of the 40,000 materials in the collection are
1. The diverse range of formats and genres of Belize-specific materials [ranging from local bookmarks, maps, site plans and posters to research-level monographs, serials and private industry annual reports]
2. Past and current national and local newspapers including Amandala, Reporter and Belize Billboard
3. Regional (Caribbean and Latin American) materials that include English and Spanish-language books and serials across topics.
4. A budding collection of digitized books (82)
5. Over 1500 video recordings of local news and documentaries

Opening hours: Monday – Friday from 9:00a.m. until 7p.m.
Saturday from 9:00a.m. until 1p.m.
Located on Mountain View Blvd. in Belmopan