Learning with SPL

This is the learning area of our website. Here you will find poetry resources and information for: 

Follow the links below to get started! Happy learning!

Poetry, that art of the marvellous, of a simultaneous compression of language...

by Fred D'Aguair

New to poetry?

Whether you want to explore poetry from scratch, or rediscover it for yourself, the SPL is here to help. Learn more

For librarians

Everything you need to know about poetry resources, news and offers. Learn more

For families

The simple act of reading to our children is one of the greatest gifts we can give them. Learn more

For poets

One of the best things you can do to develop your own writing is to read the SPL poetry collections and resources. Learn more

For teachers

The SPL runs an active education programme for Scottish schools. Learn more

For carers

Sharing poems with older readers can give particular pleasure in reading, listening or reminiscing. Learn more

Poetry posters to print