Belize National Bibliography
|The Belize National Bibliography
|Web site address
|1928 to 1999
|Approximately 1000 records
|Printed books or serials and booklets only.
|General selection criteria
|Only materials printed in Belize, regardless of nationality of author.
|Selection criteria for digital resources
|Exclusions policies applied
|Printed books or serials and booklets only
|Primary organisation responsible for national bibliographic control
|Single national library
|Web site address of national bibliographic agency
|Co-operative structures or relationships supporting the production of the national bibliography
|Cooperation with local printers, writers, publishers and ISBN/ISSN agencies.
|Single integrated or multiple categorised bibliographies
|Only one National Bibliography exists, which is imited to published books and booklets
|Sources of bibliographic metadata used to produce national bibliography
|The data is created in-house. Verification, when needed, are done by the staff via direct inquiries to the writers, organizations or printers.
|Relationship to national legal deposit legislation or voluntary deposit arrangements
|The legal deposit legislation is the primary source of collected national materials.
|Relationship to national Cataloguing in Publication (CIP) programme
|There is no CIP programme in Belize.
|Media & format options
|The national bibliography is currently available only as a Microsoft Word document.
|Access options to national bibliographic metadata
|The metadata of the national bibliography are only available in-house at the National Heritage Library.
|Metadata enhancements offered via online services
|Web 2.0 services offered
|Frequency of service updates
|Target audiences for services
|Members of the public.
|Uses made of services offered
|Pricing policy for national bibliographic services
|Availability of metadata for re-use
|Presently not released into the public domain, other than as a flat list.
|Levels of description offered
|AACR Level 1
|Name authority standards
|NACO and a local guide
|Is NBA affiliated to IFLA SC?
|Date information submitted
|Information supplied by
|Felene M. Swaso