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Exam Ready

Exams are coming. But we've got your back.

Exam time can be tough. To help you through, the Library, STAR team (Student Transition and Retention) and USU have prepared a program of activities to support you to relax, keep healthy, study effectively and ace your exams!

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Therapy dogs

Exams getting you down? We have just what you need. Therapy dogs are visiting Fisher and SciTech Libraries and The Quarter.

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Basket of fruit

Fruit Giveaways

To help you get through exam time, we'll be handing out free fruit to students in our libraries in the lead up to and during exams.

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Focus & Study!

Need to knuckle down and study? These sessions use the Pomodoro technique to beat procrastination and increase productivity.

More details: Fisher & Quarter

student colouring in

Chill Out Zone

Take a break from the books and head to one of our Chill Out Zones for some craft and games! They're in Fisher, SciTech, Health Sciences, Nursing and The Conservatorium Libraries.

messages of encouragement on the positivity wall

Positivity Wall

Need a boost? Read some messages of encouragement from other students or write your own message and brighten someone else's day. You'll find a positivity wall in most USYD Libraries.

Breakfast Club

Start your day off right and join us for a free breakfast, supported by Kellogg's and Pauls Milk and USU.
It'll be a cereals-ly good time!

More details: Fisher & Quarter

$6 After 6PM!

Fuel your brain with a delicious curry or stir fry for only $6 in the Fisher student kitchen (level 3), made fresh daily by USU chefs.

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Free Gelato

Need a pick-me-up? Come along and join us for free ice cream outside Fisher Library. It's basically edible happiness!

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Free Coffee Cart

Need a pick-me-up. Come along and join us for a free coffee outside Fisher Library.

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Yoga Class

Stretch out your overworked self with a free yoga class - no experience needed.

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Meditation Zone

Feeling stressed at this busy time of semester? Calm your mind with a free meditation session.

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Library Nap Pod

Nap Zone

Sleep is essential to help you retain information. Drop by our Nap Zones in Fisher and Health Sciences Libraries for a power nap!

Coffee & Croissants

Have a free coffee, croissant and chat with a Peer Learning Advisor, your expert (and super nice!) guides on all things uni.

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Pizza Study Break

Take a study break and eat free pizza with the Health Promotion Peer Educators. Hope to meet you there!

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VR retreat

Take your next study break at a sunny beach or lush rainforrest. Head to ThinkSpace for an instant Virtual Reality retreat or mindfulness session.

Feel Good Freddos

Get your daily dose of positivity! We'll be treating you to Freddos with positive messages while you study at the Library.