Online Library

Developed from project work and written by our specialist teams and sector experts, we have a number of reports, research papers and other useful resources available  for free download.

These  resources offer the latest thinking, support, information and empirically-validated research to the children's sector workforce. 

Early childhood

Education and learning

Health and well-being

Involving Young people


Sector improvement

SEN and Disability

Vulnerable children

Find our more about our research findings.

Children & Society

NCB's interdisciplinary journal, publishes research and debate on all aspects of childhood and policies and services for children and young people.

Further Information


NCB publishes books for children's sector practitioners, professionals and academics.

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