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Summer Reading Challenge

Summer Reading Challenge

Saturday September 2021.

The Bahamas National Libraries Summer Reading Challenge

Join the National Library's summer reading challenge for children, teens & adults! Read books and complete activities to earn points. Visit at least 5 different Library locations. Take a selfie with the Your Neighborhood Library exhibit sign. Upload that selfie to info@nlis.bs. Earn 50 points to complete the challenge and get a prize at the NLIS Headquarters located on College Drive opposite C.C Sweeting High School, Nassau Bahamas (while supplies last). 

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Bahamian Authors

Bahamian Authors

Authors in The Bahamas comprise persons of diverse backgrounds, ages and ethnicity. Their works cover fiction, non-fiction and literature of various genre. a Book Donation Drive Event on Friday 30th April 2021 at Haynes Library, Governor's Harbour, Eleuthera at 10:30am.

Research Centre

Research Centre

Searching for authentic and well researched information? It is as ease as a click on your electronic device at www.nlis.bs Research Centre.

NLIS Gallery

NLIS Gallery

This gallery provides an overview the many functions and events that the National Library and Information Services has hosted and celebrated over the years from its inception to the present.

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Things to do during this Pandemic

August 31, 2021

Things to do during this Pandemic

Fun Things to do at Home during this Pandemic *Cook local and international meals as a family *Complete a challenging jig-saw puzzle *Sing your favorite songs together using the various voice types, alto, soprano, base, and tenor *Play virtual games on zoom or other platforms with families and friends in the same or different countries, […]

Ministry of Education Book Drive

May 21, 2021

Ministry of Education Book Drive

The National Library and Information Services in conjunction with the Ministry of Education is excited about Reading and giving our nation the chance at giving back to our youth.  Reading opens opportunities for innovation and imagination.  As we move more towards technology and electronics, we must not forget to read. A curious and innovative mind […]

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    Our local Media and Information Literacy event will be held on Saturday 30th October 2021 at  6:30 pm via zoom. Feature would include, Bahamian music, dance, skits, pantomime, poetry, rhymes, riddles, storytelling highlighting the evolution of media in “The Bahamas Way Back Yonder, A Bahamian Cultural Bonanza”. View Now
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    Fox Hill Library & Eastern Public Library are temporarily closed until further notice. Thank you. View Now