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The National Centre for Australian Children's Literature (formerly  Lu Rees Archives) has brought out a number of publications, including an on-line journal, Behind the Imagined,, annual reports, strategic plans, and our former journal, The Lu Rees Archives Notes, Books and Authors). For more information on what has been written about us, please see our Bibliography and Articles of Interest page. 

Behind the Imagined: The National Centre for Australian Children's Literature Journal

The journal is produced annually, containing articles about Australian children's literature.  Issue 2, 2018 is now available.

Lu Rees Archives Notes, Books and Authors

The Centre's print journal was published from 1981 to 2013. An index of issues from 1981 to 2012 is available online.

Annual Reports

Annual reports are written by our Director and our Archival Officer.. To view these reports please see the Annual Reports page.

Strategic Plans

To provide the Centre with direction and goals, a subcommittee made up of members of the Centre's Management Subcommittee have come up with a plan to guide its development. To see the strategic plans, please go to the Strategic Plans page.

Showcasing Treasures

This book celebrates the former Archives' 40 years development. Written by Patricia Milne and Belle Alderman, it covers the Archives' collections and reveals the stories of those involved. For more information and to  purchase a copy follow this link.