Recently appointed Secretary-General for the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Dr. Carla Barnett has donated a number of books to the University of Belize. The books are from her personal collection and represent the scope and breadth of Dr. Barnett’s scholarship and interests. The books will be added to the University’s Library collection and will serve as sources of reference for students and researchers. The university noted that Dr. Barnett is widely known in Belize and the Caribbean, having held leadership positions in various regional institutions throughout the Caribbean. The books were received by the university’s Interim President, Dr. Vincent Palacio and Chair of the Faculty of Social Sciences, Dr. Bernard Watler.