Celebrating 50 years collecting and promoting Australian children’s literature
The National Centre for Australian Children's Literature Inc (NCACL) is a not-for-profit study and research centre.
NCACL Cultural Diversity DatabaseDatabases are funded by memberships, donations, grants, sponsorship & bequests
This NCACL database offers a collection of children's books which feature Australia’s culturally diverse population. Its focus is on understanding the similarities and differences between cultures using children's literature.
NCACL Aboriginal and or Torres Strait Islander ResourceDatabases are funded by memberships, donations, grants, sponsorship & bequests
Please note: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples should be aware that this database may contain images, voices or names of deceased persons in materials cited.
Picture Books for Older ReadersDatabases are funded by memberships, donations, grants, sponsorship & bequests
Some picture books selected for this database are sophisticated and deal with complex issues. NCACL recommends users check the subject headings, annotations and curriculum links of individual books to determine their suitability for young readers.
The National Centre for Australian Children’s Literature Inc. acknowledges the First Australian peoples as the Traditional Custodians of this country and their continued connection to land, sea, and culture. We pay respect to the Ancestors and Elders past, present, and emerging and extend that respect to all First Australian peoples.
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