National Library and Information System Authority - NALIS

National Library and Information System Authority - NALIS The Official page for the National Library and Information System Authority (NALIS). The National Library and Information System Authority (NALIS) is a corporate body established by the NALIS Act No. 18 of 1998 to administer the development and coordination of library and information services in Trinidad and Tobago.
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As a statutory authority NALIS is governed by a Board which ensures proper and efficient performance of the functions of the organisation. NALIS is managed by an Executive Director assisted by a Deputy Executive Director and Directors of its various divisions. The National Library of Trinidad and Tobago, located at Hart and Abercromby Streets in Port of Spain, is the administrative seat and focal point of NALIS' libraries and information service centres in Trinidad and Tobago.

Operating as usual

17/04/2021
TTT Live Online

Ministry of Health Virtual Media Conference on COVID-19 - Saturday April 17th 2021

Ministry of Health Virtual Media Conference on COVID-19 - Saturday April 17th 2021

Ministry of Health COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #696
17/04/2021

Ministry of Health COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #696

MoH COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #696. Additional details related to the COVID-19 update are available on the Ministry of Health's website via www.health.gov.tt/covid19

"It's  all about the people of San Fernando." Words of Alderman Junia Regrello, Mayor of San Fernando during his meeting...
16/04/2021

"It's all about the people of San Fernando." Words of Alderman Junia Regrello, Mayor of San Fernando during his meeting today with Paula Greene, Executive Director (Ag.) NALIS at the Carnegie Free Library, San Fernando to discuss the way forward regarding the restoration of the "Red" building and library and information services in San Fernando.

Happening now. Alderman Junia Regrello, Mayor of San Fernando at the Carnegie Free Library, Harris Promenade with NALIS'...
16/04/2021

Happening now. Alderman Junia Regrello, Mayor of San Fernando at the Carnegie Free Library, Harris Promenade with NALIS' Executive Director (Ag.) and other NALIS officials.

The Preservation and Conservation Laboratory (PACLab) continues its Family Heirloom Preservation Clinic by providing tip...
16/04/2021

The Preservation and Conservation Laboratory (PACLab) continues its Family Heirloom Preservation Clinic by providing tips and techniques for the long-term care of paper-based family treasures

This month’s Clinic focuses on preventing damage caused by dust and particulates.

Please submit your question after registering for the free clinic. The PAC Team will respond with recommendations for your treasured item.

Date: 28 April 2021
Time: 1pm
Registration link: https://tinyurl.com/PAC-Clinic-April

Ministry of Health COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #695
16/04/2021

Ministry of Health COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #695

MoH COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #695. Additional details related to the COVID-19 update are available on the Ministry of Health's website via http://buff.ly/36ULCmR.

#TB to when we accompanied The Honourable Symon de Nobriga, Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister to Carnegie Fre...
15/04/2021

#TB to when we accompanied The Honourable Symon de Nobriga, Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister to Carnegie Free Library San Fernando.

Happening now: The Honourable Symon de Nobriga, Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister and a team from NALIS on tour at the historic Carnegie Free Library Building, Library Corner, San Fernando. The Carnegie Free Library building opened to the public back in 1919.

Public Notice: Temporary Changes in Opening Hours for Mayaro and Couva Public Libraries
15/04/2021

Public Notice: Temporary Changes in Opening Hours for Mayaro and Couva Public Libraries

TATT Conducts Digital Inclusion Surveythroughout Trinidad and Tobago.
15/04/2021

TATT Conducts Digital Inclusion Survey
throughout Trinidad and Tobago.

TATT CONDUCTS DIGITAL INCLUSION SURVEY
THROUGHOUT TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO. Read on at https://tatt.org.tt/Announcements.aspx #bridgingthedivide #ICT #trinidadandtobago #digitalinclusion

Legal Notice No. 100 of 2021The Public Health Ordinance, Ch. 12 No. 4 Regulations.These Regulations shall have effect fr...
15/04/2021

Legal Notice No. 100 of 2021
The Public Health Ordinance, Ch. 12 No. 4 Regulations.
These Regulations shall have effect from April 15th, 2021 to May 9th, 2021.

Legal Notice No. 100 of 2021
The Public Health Ordinance, Ch. 12 No. 4 Regulations.
These Regulations shall have effect from April 15th, 2021 to May 9th, 2021.

Ministry of Health COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #694
15/04/2021

Ministry of Health COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #694

COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #694. Additional details related to the COVID-19 update are available on the Ministry of Health's website via buff.ly/36ULCmR.

A rollback of Public Health measures has been announced for a period of 21 days.
14/04/2021

A rollback of Public Health measures has been announced for a period of 21 days.

A rollback of Public Health measures has been announced for a period of 21 days.

These measures are to take effect from 12 Midnight tonight:

1. No more in house dining at restaurants, bars, casinos, etc.

2. Public gatherings reduced from 10 to 5.

3. All beaches (including those Down the Islands) will be closed to the public. Only exception being those engaged in turtle conservation activities.

4. Boat tours to Buccoo Reef are allowed but no music can be played.

Public is also reminded to continue to observe the 3Ws:

Wash your hands regularly;
Wear your mask in public; and
Watch your social distancing.

14/04/2021
TTT Live Online

Ministry of Health's Virtual Media Conference - Wednesday 14th April 2021

Ministry of Health's Virtual Media Conference - Wednesday 14th April 2021

Ministry of Health COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #693
14/04/2021

Ministry of Health COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #693

MoH COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #693. Additional details related to the COVID-19 update are available on the Ministry of Health's website via www.health.gov.tt/covid19.

12/04/2021
TTT Live Online

Ministry of Health's Virtual Media Conference - Monday 12th April 2021

Ministry of Health's Virtual Media Conference - Monday 12th April 2021

Ministry of Health COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #691
12/04/2021

Ministry of Health COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #691

MoH COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #691. Additional details related to the COVID-19 update are available on the Ministry of Health's website via www.health.gov.tt/covid19.

Ministry of Health COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #690
12/04/2021

Ministry of Health COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #690

MoH COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #690 . Additional details related to the COVID-19 update are available on the Ministry of Health's website via www.health.gov.tt/covid19.

Ministry of Health COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #689
10/04/2021

Ministry of Health COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #689

MoH COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #689. Additional details related to the COVID-19 update are available on the Ministry of Health's website via https://buff.ly/36ULCmR.

09/04/2021
Bocas Lit Fest 2021

Bocas Lit Fest is back, and we are proud to partner with them for this year’s virtual event.

Ministry of Health COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #688
09/04/2021

Ministry of Health COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #688

MoH COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #688. Additional details related to the COVID-19 update are available on the Ministry of Health's website via https://buff.ly/36ULCmR.

Your opinion means the world to us! We are working on our website and would like to create an experience you will love. ...
08/04/2021

Your opinion means the world to us! We are working on our website and would like to create an experience you will love. Please help us by answering a few questions in our 2-3 minute survey. Your responses are completely anonymous.
https://bit.ly/2OZK7go

Your opinion means the world to us! We are working on our website and would like to create an experience you will love. Please help us by answering a few questions in our 2-3 minute survey. Your responses are completely anonymous.
https://bit.ly/2OZK7go
If you have any questions about the survey, please emails us: [email protected]

Please take note of the temporary closure of Port of Spain Children's Library.
08/04/2021

Please take note of the temporary closure of Port of Spain Children's Library.

Get ready to take the COVID-19 vaccine!
08/04/2021

Get ready to take the COVID-19 vaccine!

Get ready to take the COVID-19 vaccine!

The Ministry of Health will continue the COVID-19 vaccine rollout plan for Trinidad and Tobago using the WHO approved Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine.

👉 Visit https://health.gov.tt/covid-19/covid-19-vaccine for more information on the COVID-19 Vaccine

#COVID19 #NewNormalTT #COVID19Vaccine

Ministry of Health COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #687
08/04/2021

Ministry of Health COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #687

MoH COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #687. Additional details related to the COVID-19 update are available on the Ministry of Health's website via https://buff.ly/36ULCmR.

07/04/2021
TTT Live Online

Ministry of Health's Virtual Media Conference - Wednesday 7th April 2021

Ministry of Health's Virtual Media Conference - Wednesday 7th April 2021

Ministry of Health COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #685
07/04/2021

Ministry of Health COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #685

MoH COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #685. Additional details related to the COVID-19 update are available on the Ministry of Health's website via https://buff.ly/36ULCmR.

Re-Opening of Schools For Term III, Academic Year 2020/2021
06/04/2021

Re-Opening of Schools For Term III, Academic Year 2020/2021

MEDIA RELEASE: Re-Opening of Schools For Term III, Academic Year 2020/2021

The Ministry of Education takes this opportunity to advise the public on the re-opening of schools for Term III of Academic Year 2020/2021 on April 12th, 2021. Schools will operate utilizing the hybrid format which obtained in Term II of Academic Year 2020/2021; i.e. students of forms 4-6 will access physical classes for practical subject components ONLY and all other Secondary, Primary and ECCE students will continue with the online or package systems.

-- Ministry of Education - TT

Ministry of Health COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #685
06/04/2021

Ministry of Health COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #685

MoH COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #685. Additional details related to the COVID-19 update are available on the Ministry of Health's website via https://buff.ly/36ULCmR.

Happy Easter from the Management and Staff of the National Library and Information System Authority (NALIS)
04/04/2021

Happy Easter from the Management and Staff of the National Library and Information System Authority (NALIS)

Ministry of Health COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #683
03/04/2021

Ministry of Health COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #683

MoH COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #683. Additional details related to the COVID-19 update are available on the Ministry of Health's website via www.health.gov.tt/covid19

03/04/2021

PUBLIC NOTICE
The public is advised that the Port of Spain Young Adult Library, situated at the National Library Building, Abercromby Street, Port of Spain, will be closed on Saturday April 3, 2021.

NALIS apologises for any inconvenience which may be caused by this temporary closure. Other libraries in the National Library Building will be open to the public.

Library and information services at the Port of Spain Young Adult Library will resume on the next business day, Tuesday April 6, 2021.

#PortofSpainYoungAdultLibrary

Ministry of Health COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #682
02/04/2021

Ministry of Health COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #682

MoH COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update #682. Additional details related to the COVID-19 update are available on the Ministry of Health's website via www.health.gov.tt/covid19

Address

23 Abercromby Street
Port Of Spain
100509

Find a Public Library: http://www.nalis.gov.tt/Libraries/PublicLibraries/FindaPublicLibrary/tabid/63/Default.aspx

General information

The National Library and Information System Authority (NALIS) of Trinidad and Tobago is comprised of the Heritage Library as well as all public, school and special libraries in the public sector. Drop in at any of our public libraries for exciting programmes, informative exhibitions and access to a world of resources! Visit our website to find information about the customs, habits, social and economic activities of our culturally diverse twin-island state.

Opening Hours

Monday 08:30 - 18:00
Tuesday 08:30 - 18:00
Wednesday 08:30 - 18:00
Thursday 08:30 - 18:00
Friday 08:30 - 18:00
Saturday 08:30 - 17:00

Telephone

1868624-4466

Products

Wireless Internet Access
Photocopying and Printing
eBooks and Resources
Online Databases
Lending Services (Inclusive of CDs and DVDs)
Reference Services
Visually Impaired (VIP) Assistive Technology

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