Roger Mais Inscription

KINGSTON, JAMAICA —  The Roger Mais Collection held at the Main Library at The University of the West Indies, Mona has been officially inscribed in the UNESCO Memory of the World Latin America and Caribbean Regional Register. The official Certificate acknowledging the inscription of the work of the late Jamaican journalist, novelist, poet, and playwright.. read more →

Jamaica’s Documentary Heritage

The National Library of Jamaica has undertaken to compile a register of the little known but significant heritage documents of the Caribbean. The Caribbean is hereby defined as those Member and Associate Member countries of CARICOM. The National Library of Jamaica, formerly the West India Reference Library is well resourced to begin the compilation of.. read more →

Memory of the World (MOW) Training Workshop

Memory of the World Training Workshop engages Latin America and Caribbean countries to better the nomination process for the International Registry. The UNESCO Memory of the World Training Workshop for Latin America and the Caribbean was held from August 24 – 27, 2015 in Kingston. The workshop was organized by the Korean National Commission for.. read more →