Students will each be given $20 in gambling credit as compensation for any loss in services.
In the same week that mass underpayment of library staff was exposed, 22 librarians have accepted redundancies.
Some libraries will reopen to students and staff for the first time in months
A silent, scuttling force is gaining strength in Fisher Library...
USyd's alumni politicians have a shady past and someone is trying to cover it up
Replacements are expected to arrive early next week
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As only around 1000 books have been saved, it appears that well over 20,000 have been shredded.
Thousands of books and multimedia items are headed for the shredder as the University of Sydney Library embarks on a disposal process to free up space.
Naaman Zhou reports