Established in 1977 by then Chancellor Sir Hermann Black, we aim to:
Our key initiatives are running:
All our members are volunteers, allowing all of the funds raised to go directly to our important projects.
The Committee's contribution to the University is considerable, always seeking to maintain and improve our unique environment and the opportunities available to our students.
There's something for everyone, with our broad range of books including fiction, poetry, art, travel, literature and academic texts, as well as rare and collectable books.
All money raised goes towards our important projects.
|Date||Saturday 14 September to Wednesday 18 September|
|Venue||The Great Hall, Camperdown Campus, the University of Sydney|
We welcome donations of books in good condition. Book donations can be left in the blue bin located at the front of 146 Burren Street, Newtown.
For more information on donating books, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or +61 2 9351 0017 (Monday, Tuesday and Thursday mornings).
Committee members sort and price donated books throughout the year, and find it to be an interesting and rewarding activity. Additional volunteers, particularly students, are always welcome.
For more information on volunteering, please contact us at email@example.com or +61 2 9351 0017 (Monday, Tuesday and Thursday mornings).
Joining the committee is a wonderful way to engage with the University and its students, and use your talents to improve the University community.
Volunteer opportunities include staffing the Gift Shop, assisting with the Book Fair, and helping to organise occasional social and fundraising functions.
Please complete the membership form (pdf, 296KB), and email it to the Committee Secretary at firstname.lastname@example.org.