Supporting literacy and learning - on and off campus

Pinkerton, Fran; Collette, Claire
May 2008
inCite;May2008, Vol. 29 Issue 5, p14
The article reports on the Books in Homes Australia (BIHA) program in Illawarra, New South Wales. The raising efforts conducted by the University of Wollongong (UOW) Library's Wellbeing Committee supports for continuous success of the program. BIHA targets to change the journey of children growing up in disadvantage circumstances by providing them books and allowing children to build their own home libraries. The program focuses on literacy and learning beyond the campus and into the community.


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