Scottish Poetry Library
Recommended reads for National Poetry Day
Celebrate the centenary of one of Scotland's most beloved poets with these new themed selections from his expansive body of work.
A poetic selection from the Penguin Modern series - all £1 each.
New poetry from Scotland and beyond
Beautifully designed and carefully curated poetry pamphlets from Candlestick Press to send instead of a greetings card. Each pamphlet comes with an envelope and blank bookmark for a message.
Beautiful clothbound editions of classic poets and anthologies to suit every taste - great for gifting!
Explore Scotland's poetry, past and present
From long-time favourite writers to exciting new voices in contemporary poetry
Find a poem for any purpose - from Scottish classics to the cutting edge of contemporary poetry
Books about poetry and poets; essays, biographies, criticism and commentary
The SPL has reopened to the public with a reduced service. We are running a 'Click & Collect' service and free postal borrowing. For further details, click COVID-19 in the menu bar above. Dismiss