Here are some useful websites for resources and information to support literacy.

Scottish Book Trust

The Scottish Book Trust are a national charity that believes books, reading and writing have the power to change lives. Click here  to access their website.


Bookbug is Scotland's universal early years book gifting programme and aims to inspire a love of stories, songs and rhymes from birth. Click here  to access their website.

Dolly Parton Imagination Library

Scottish Book Trust is very proud to be a partner of Dolly Parton's Imagination Library. Every child enrolled in the programme is able to build up their own personal library of up to 60 books, improving their literacy, speech and creative thinking skills, and encouraging their parents and carers to read with them. 

Through a grant from the Scottish Government, the Imagination Library provides a free book a month to all Looked After Children and all adopted children in Scotland from birth to the age of five. Click here to access their website.


Editorial Information

Last reviewed: 31/03/2023