The Estonian Children’s Literature Centre produces publications covering children’s literature and book illustration, in addition to print items introducing the Centre’s activities.

  • The magazine Nukits is published once a year, containing articles about Estonian and foreign children’s literature, as well as topics like children’s reading and libraries’ children’s services.
  • The collection of articles Transaction of the ECLC (Eesti Lastekirjanduse Keskuse toimetised) covers studies in the field of children’s literature. Until now six issues have been published.
  • The catalogue Children’s Books from Estonia is published every second year in English. So far seven catalogues have been published.
  • The Dictionary of Children’s Literature (Lastekirjanduse sõnastik) explains different terms in children’s literature in the Estonian language, for the first time in a single volume. It is of interest for anybody looking for information about the field.
  • The Estonian Children’s and Youth Literature (Eesti laste- ja noortekirjandus) consolidated list is put together once a year.
  • Several exhibition catalogues and a wide selection of postcards introduce the works of Estonian illustrators.

All publications are on sale at the Estonian Children’s Literature Centre at Pikk 73 in Tallinn from Mon–Fri 11-18 and Sat 11-16.
Publications can also be ordered by telephone (+372) 617 7231 or by e-mail

Postage costs will be added when sent by mail.