A book on cultural preferences of Belarusians, prepared by the Institute of Sociology has been presented in Minsk. One of the goals of the project, implemented in the Year of Science, is to show that the national culture is the basis of the development of the society. The book features researches on how Belarusians take rest, the influence of the media on us, and also defines the traditional values in our state. The study on the contemporary culture of Belarusians is already on sale in all book stores in the country.