Burwood Public School

Deeds Not Words

Telephone02 9745 2299



The Burwood Public School Library is the heart of the school. The goal of the library is to meet all academic and social needs of the school, enrich life and cultivate a love of learning.


  • Fiction arranged in the genres fantasy, crime, classics, historical, action and adventure, science fiction and popular best loved authors and their series
  • Picture books to support Art and English
  • Non-fiction: in depth reading for all curriculum areas chosen to support both students and teachers
  • Picture books, fiction and non-fiction books written in other languages


  • Celebrating annual reading focused events.
  • Creating displays that encourage reading.
  • Interacting with individual students in ways that build their reading confidence and encourages them to read for pleasure.
  • Organising fiction and non-fiction collections so it is easy for students to browse.
  • Promoting a wide range of inclusive reading material in multiple formats.