University of Sydney material


University of Sydney publications

The Rare Books and Special Collections Library holds copies of all material published by the University of Sydney, including calendars, faculty handbooks, scholarly publications, news bulletins, societies' and clubs' newsletters, and student publications.

Search the online catalogue for University of Sydney material.

Search the card catalogue if you cannot find what you want in the online catalogue .

The card catalogue is located in the Rare Books and Special Collections Library reading room on level 1 of Fisher Library and near the Information Desk on level 3 of Fisher Library. You can only search the card catalogue by Author or Title.



University of Sydney literary prizes

Winning entries of University of Sydney literary prizes, including the Wentworth Medal, are held in the Rare Books and Special Collections Library.

Search the online catalogue for the prize-winning essays. More information about the prizes and how to apply is available at Literary Prizes.



College libraries collections

Rare books from the libraries of Camden, Sancta Sophia, St Andrew's, St John's, St Paul's and Women's Colleges of the University of Sydney are held on permanent loan in the Rare Books and Special Collections Library.

  • St John's College Collection: not yet listed but the collection is available for use

University of Sydney Archives

University of Sydney records and collections of the personal archives of individuals and bodies closely associated with the University are held in the University of Sydney Archives.