Storytime. Anytime.

What is Story Box Library?

Imagine the best stories being read aloud to you by our favourite storytellers – well that's Story Box Library!

We get kids excited about reading, inspire their imaginations and let them have fun with stories, improving their language and literacy skills along the way.

With an ever-growing library, suitable for preschool and primary aged children, it really is Storytime, Anytime!

Watch on any internet-enabled device

Free family at-home access via participating public libraries

Ad-free, safe, educational screen time

Trial free at schools, libraries and organisations

What People Say About Story Box Library

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SBL are championing children’s literature in our country, particularly with Indigenous stories too.

Anika Means, Darwin Libraries

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Story Box Library brings books to life! It’s a place where awesome authors and lovely librarians read stories to children.

Belinda Walker, St Josephs School, Townsville

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...a great Australian initiative that pairs the very best children's literature with the very best performers, to produce videos that can be used for educational - or just storytelling - purposes.

Australian Children's Literature Alliance