Slovenian children's and youth magazine Ciciban is coming out regularly since 1945 until today, in total 70 years. It had many publishers, many of which had literature for professional occupation. It promoted many non-literary and literary works which contributed to children's knowledge of world of literature and their reading development. This diploma researches contribution of Ciciban magazine to poetry and poets. Many different poets were publishing their works through decades and because of that, the magazine was supporting and still is supporting Slovenian youth poetry which helps its development. Young readers learn about Slovenian poetry and poets through reading of the magazine which educates them to become young poetry readers.