Get over the idea that only children should spend their time in study.  Be a student so long as you still have something to learn, and this will mean all your life. 

~Henry L. Doherty


Library Summer Programmes

Students participating in the Elizabeth Estates Library Summer Programme conclude the workshop with a demonstration titled "Exploring the world through your library".

Community Partnerships

Students and policemen partnerships during the annual Summer Reading Programme, South Beach Library, New Providence, Bahamas.


Global MIL Week (30th October to 5th November 2016) was being promoted widely via National Library and Information Services Centre by brief lectures, posters, brochures, our local library, literacy Departments and  Library and Community Radio station Info-Light 90.1 in my country. We had an Open House in September for 2weeks  with combined activities of International Literacy Day and activities promoting GAPMIL beginning 8th Septemer with  number of activities culminating in two major events of Media and Information Literacy   Dialogue the 6th Media and Information Literacy  and Intercultural (MILID) Conference and GAPMIL 1st General Assembly to be held in Sao Paulo, Brazil from 2nd-5th November 2016 under the theme "Media and Information Literacy, New Paridigms for Intercultural Dialogue". 
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The Bahamas National Libraries Launches EBSCOHost.

Click on the EBSCOHost Image to read Ebook and Eflipster.

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Commonwealth Writers of the Bahamas

The Commonwealth Writers of The Bahamas summer showcase

The summer program at The Elizabeth Estates Library was two-fold. Firstly, there was the summer writers’ workshop for children writers between the ages of 8-15 years old. This program was sponsored by The Commonwealth Writers of The Bahamas spearheaded by Mrs. Vera Chase.

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The Pompey Project

It is a project led by author Mrs. Vera Chase, President of the Commonwealth Writers Association 

Last Updated on Friday, 28 October 2016 09:48


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