Some library services in Sheffield are delivered by us, and some by community groups and volunteers. This page gives details of all libraries accessible to the public in Sheffield. 

Libraries in Sheffield - alphabetical order

Archives Service

Opening hours

  • Monday: 9:30am to 5:30pm
  • Tuesday: 9:30am to 5:30pm
  • Wednesday: closed
  • Thursday: closed
  • Friday: closed
  • Saturday: 9:30am to 5:30pm
  • Sunday: closed

The eLibrary is available 24/7.

Original archive documents, maps, study space, computers, free wifi.

Contact us

Email archives@sheffield.gov.uk call on 0114 203 9395

52 Shoreham Street, Sheffield, S1 4SP

Broomhill Library

This library is co-delivered. It is provided in partnership between ourselves and by local voluntary and community groups. Opening times and facility information can be found via their website. 

Broomhill Library

Burngreave Library

SOAR is a community regeneration charity that provides a range of services designed to improve a person’s health, well-being and employability. SOAR also developed and manages the Learning Zone, SOAR Works Enterprise Centre and Burngreave Library. Opening times and facility information can be found via their website.

Burngreave Library

Central Children's Library

Opening hours

  • Monday: 9:30am to 5:30pm
  • Tuesday: 9:30am to 5:30pm
  • Wednesday: 1pm - 5:30pm
  • Thursday: 9:30am to 5:30pm
  • Friday: 9:30am to 5:30pm
  • Saturday: 10am to 4pm 
  • Sunday: closed

The eLibrary is available 24/7.

Fiction for all ages, toilets and baby changing, early learning books, picture books, dual language books, young adult collection computer facilities, free wifi.

Baby and toddler times: every Friday morning (term time): 11am to 12noon. Stories, songs and rhymes in an informal atmosphere.

Contact us

Call us on 0114 273 4734.

Central Library, Surrey Street, Sheffield, S1 1XZ

Central Library

Opening hours

  • Monday: 9:30am to 5:30pm
  • Tuesday: 9:30am to 5:30pm
  • Wednesday: 1pm to 8pm
  • Thursday: 9:30am to 5:30pm
  • Friday: 9:30am to 5:30pm
  • Saturday: 10am to 4pm 
  • Sunday: closed

The eLibrary is available 24/7.

Books, film, music, computers, reading groups, free wifi, journals, directories, study space, computers, ‘Reading Room’, Business & IP Centre.

Contact us

Email centrallending.library@sheffield.gov.uk or information.library@sheffield.gov.uk, or call us on Call us on 0114 273 4727 or 0114 273 4712.

Central Library, Surrey Street, Sheffield, S1 1XZ

Chapeltown Library

Opening hours

  • Monday: 12:30pm to 6:30pm
  • Tuesday: 10am to 5:30pm
  • Wednesday: closed
  • Thursday: 10am to 5:30pm
  • Friday: 10am to 2pm
  • Saturday: 10am to 4pm 
  • Sunday: closed

Due to Code Club for Children, there is no access to public computers from 3:15pm on Tuesdays. 

The eLibrary is available 24/7.

Disabled access and facilities

Books, music, film, free wifi, Under 5s Storytime, Babytime (held every Tuesday 10:30am to 11:30am term-time only), reading groups, basic IT sessions, free wifi, computer access.

Contact us

Email us chapeltown.library@sheffield.gov.uk or ring on 0114 203 7000 or 0114 203 7001

Nether Ley Avenue, Sheffield, S35 1AE

Crystal Peaks Library

Opening hours

  • Monday: 10am to 5.30pm
  • Tuesday: 10am to 2pm
  • Wednesday: closed
  • Thursday: 10am to 5.30pm
  • Friday: 12.30pm to 6.30pm
  • Saturday: 10am to 4pm 
  • Sunday: closed

The eLibrary is availalbe 24/7.

Disabled access and facilities

Books, music, film, art and craft groups, activities for under 5s, sporting memories group, writing group, computer facilities, free wifi, rooms for hire.

Contact us

Email crystalpeaks.library@sheffield.gov.uk or call us on 0114 293 0612.

1-3 Peak Square, Crystal Peaks Complex, Waterthorpe, Sheffield, S20 7PH

Darnall Library

Opening hours

  • Monday: 12.30pm to 6.30pm
  • Tuesday: 10am to 5.30pm
  • Wednesday: 10am to 2pm
  • Thursday: closed
  • Friday: 10am to 5.30pm
  • Saturday: 10am to 4pm 
  • Sunday: closed

The eLibrary is available 24/7.

Disabled access and facilities

Books, music, film, free wifi, books in Bengali, English and Urdu, newspapers and magazines in a variety of languages, story sacks and Count Me in packs for families, community meeting room, computers, Baby Time and Appreciative Course for Pakistani Women. 

Contact us

Email darnall.library@sheffield.gov.uk or call us 0114 203 7429.

Britannia Road,  Sheffield, S9 5JG

Ecclesall Library

Opening hours

  • Monday: 10am to 5.30pm
  • Tuesday: closed
  • Wednesday: 10am to 2pm
  • Thursday: 10am to 5.30pm
  • Friday: 12.30pm to 6.30pm
  • Saturday: 10am to 4pm 
  • Sunday: closed

The eLibrary is available 24/7.

Disabled access and facilities

Books, music, film, free wifi, notice boards for community use, rooms for hire, computers, reading groups, activities for parents and children, activities for young people, Knit and Natter, sporting memories.

Contact us

Email ecclesall.library@sheffield.gov.uk or call us on 0114 203 7222.

120 Ecclesall Road South,  Sheffield, S11 9PL

Ecclesfield Library

Ecclesfield Library is an Associate library. The Friends of Ecclesfield Library CIO (FoEL) serves the public in the district of Ecclesfield, the City of Sheffield, and its surrounding area, by providing a community lending library, and associated services. Opening times and facility information can be found via their website.

Ecclesfield Library

Firth Park Library

Opening hours

  • Monday: 10.00am to 2.00pm
  • Tuesday: 10.00pm to 5.30pm
  • Wednesday: 12.30pm to 6.30pm
  • Thursday: closed
  • Friday: 10.00am to 5.30pm
  • Saturday: 10.00am to 4.00pm
  • Sunday: closed

The eLibrary is available 24/7.

Disabled access and facilities

Books, music, film, free wifi, Urdu, Arabic, Polish and Farsi materials, baby changing facilities, computer facilities, basic ICT sessions, Babytime for children 0-3 years, children's activities. 

Contact us

Email firthpark.library@sheffield.gov.uk or call us on 0114 203 7433.

443 Firth Park Road,  Sheffield, S5 6QQ

Frecheville Library

Frecheville library is an Associate Library. This means that it is run independently by volunteers, supported for now by a grant from Sheffield Council. You can still use your own library card to borrow books, CDs and DVDs, reserve books from any library for you to collect here, and use the People's Network computers for free. Opening times and facililty information can be found by visiting their website.

Frecheville Library

Gleadless Library

Gleadless library is an Associate Library. This means that it is run independently by volunteers, supported for now by a grant from Sheffield Council. You can still use your own library card to borrow books, CDs and DVDs, reserve books from any library for you to collect here, and use the People's Network computers for free. Opening times and facililty information can be found by visiting their website.

Gleadless Library

Greenhill Library

Greenhill library is an Associate Library. This means that it is run independently by volunteers, supported for now by a grant from Sheffield Council. You can still use your own library card to borrow books, CDs and DVDs, reserve books from any library for you to collect here, and use the People's Network computers for free. Opening times and facililty information can be found by visiting their website.

Greenhill Library

Highfield Library and Children's Centre

Highfield Library

  • photocopying available – A4 and A3 in black and white and colour
  • range of books in Chinese, Urdu, Somali and Arabic
  • DVDs for loan (inc new releases from only £2.50 per week)
  • free computer access for adults and children
  • free Wifi available
  • e-library service – eAudiobooks, eBooks, eMagazines and eComics available to download for free

For Adults

  • Coffee Morning – every Weds 10am to 12 noon
  • Adult Reading Group – 1 Mon every month 5.30pm to 6.30pm
  • Drawing for All – weekly, every Wednesday 2pm to 3pm
  • Computer Class – weekly, every Wednesday 1pm to 3pm
  • Board Gaming – last Saturday every month 2pm to 3pm
  • Adult Writing Group – 3rd Tuesday of every month 10.15am to 11.45am
  • Shared Reading Group – weekly, every Friday from 12.30pm to 1.30pm
  • Councillors Surgery – 2nd Saturday every month from 12pm to 1pm (Labour) and 3rd Sat every month 10.30am to 11.30am (Green Party)

For Children and Young People

  • Babytimes (0 to 18 months) weekly, Fridays 11.15am to 12.15pm (term time only)
  • Under Fives Storytime and Rhymetime (3 to 5 years) weekly, Tuesdays 11.15am to 12 noon (term time only)
  • Childrens Reading Group (8 to 12 years) last Monday of every month 5pm to 6pm (booking required)
  • Home-Ed Reading Groups – Homechatter 2 (8 to 15 years) – 3rd Wednesday of every month 2pm to 3pm (term time only and booking required)
  • Code Club for Beginners (9 to 13 years) weekly, Mondays 4pm to 5pm (term time only)
  • Homework Zone – use the library for research or use a computer and collect incentives.
  • Family Gaming (6 to 9 years) 3rd Saturday every month 10.30am to 11.30am
  • Childrens Activities – various during School holidays – contact the library for information.

Opening hours

  • Monday: 12.30pm to 6.30pm
  • Tuesday: 10am to 5.30pm
  • Wednesday: 10am to 5.30pm
  • Thursday: closed
  • Friday: 10am to 2.00pm
  • Saturday: 10am to 4pm 
  • Sunday: closed

The eLibrary is available 24/7.

Disabled access and facilities

Books, music, film, free wifi, baby changing facilties, graphic novels, toddler time, baby time, children's art club, Chatterbooks group for 8-12 year olds, Work Club, ICT sessions. 

Contact us:

Email highfield.library@sheffield.gov.uk or call us on 0114 203 7204 or 0114 293 0018.

London Road, Sheffield, S2 4NF

Hillsborough Library

Opening hours

  • Monday: 12.30pm to 6.30pm
  • Tuesday: 10am to 5.30pm
  • Wednesday: 10am to 5.30pm
  • Thursday: closed
  • Friday: 10am to 2pm
  • Saturday: 10am to 4pm 
  • Sunday: closed

The eLibrary is available 24/7.

Limited disabled access and facilities

Books, music, film, free wifi, exhibition space, language courses, coffee morning, Beginner's Computer Course, Chatterbooks Reading Group, Storytime for under 5s, Stitches and Stories.

Contact us

Email hillsborough.library@sheffield.gov.uk or call us on 0114 203 9529 or 0114 203 9530.

Middlewood Road, Sheffield 6

Jordanthorpe Library

Jordanthorpe library is an Associate Library. This means that it is run independently by volunteers, supported for now by a grant from Sheffield Council. You can still use your own library card to borrow books, CDs and DVDs, reserve books from any library for you to collect here, and use the People's Network computers for free. Opening times and facililty information can be found by visiting their website.

Jordanthorpe Library

Local Studies Library

Opening hours

  • Monday: closed
  • Tuesday: closed
  • Wednesday: 1pm to 8pm
  • Thursday: 9.30am to 5.30pm
  • Friday: 9.30am to 5.30pm
  • Saturday: 10am to 4pm
  • Sunday: closed

The eLibrary is available 24/7.

Local history books, journals, ephemera, maps, study space, computers, free wifi.

Contact us

Email archives@sheffield.gov.uk or call on 0114 273 4753.

Central Library, Surrey Street, Sheffield, S1 1XZ

Manor Library

Opening hours

  • Monday: 10am to 5.30pm
  • Tuesday: 10am to 2pm
  • Wednesday: 10am to 5.30pm
  • Thursday: closed
  • Friday: 12.30am to 6.30pm
  • Saturday: 10am to 4pm 
  • Sunday: closed

The eLibrary is available 24/7.

Disabled access and facilities

Books, music, film, free wifi, computers, rooms for hire, talking books, language courses, Agewell Friendship Circle, Basic IT sessions, Work Club. 

Contact us

Email manor.library@sheffield.gov.uk or call on 0114 203 7805.

Ridgeway Road, Sheffield, S12 2SS

Service Advice

As well as library information, we offer advice and information on a wide range of other services including:

  • schools and free school meals
  • parking badges for the disabled
  • social care equipment and adaptations
  • job vacancies

First Point @ Manor Library opening hours 

  • Monday: 10am to 5pm  
  • Tuesday: 10am to 2pm
  • Wednesday: 10am to 5pm
  • Friday: 12.30pm to 4.30pm

You can enquire about the full range of housing services offered at First Point @ Manor.

Newfield Green Library

Newfield Green library is an Associate Library. This means that it is run independently by volunteers, supported for now by a grant from Sheffield Council. You can still use your own library card to borrow books, CDs and DVDs, reserve books from any library for you to collect here, and use the People's Network computers for free. Opening times and facililty information can be found by visiting their website.

Newfield Green Library does not currently host its own website.

Opening hours

  • Monday: closed
  • Tuesday: 9am to 12noon and 1pm to 4pm
  • Wednesday: closed
  • Thursday: 3pm to 6pm
  • Friday: 9am to 12noon
  • Saturday: 9.30am to 12.30pm 
  • Sunday: closed

Disabled access and facilities

Books, music, film, kids crafting, baby changing, Shake, Rattle and Sing for pre-schoolers, internet support, coffee morning. 

Contact us:

Gleadless Road, Sheffield, S2 2BT

Tel: 0114 239 8946

Park Library

A co-delivered library, provided in partnership with ourselves and local voluntary and community groups.

Opening hours

  • Monday: 1pm to 6pm
  • Tuesday: closed
  • Wednesday: 10am to 12:30pm and 1.30pm to 7.30pm
  • Thursday: closed
  • Friday: 10am to 5.30pm
  • Saturday: closed
  • Sunday: closed

Disabled access and facilities 

Contact us:

Duke Street, Sheffield, S2 5QP

Tel: 0114 275 7497

Parson Cross Library

Opening hours

  • Monday: 10am to 5pm
  • Tuesday: 10am to 5pm
  • Wednesday: closed
  • Thursday: 10am to 5pm
  • Friday: 10am to 5pm
  • Saturday: 10am to 1pm 
  • Sunday: closed

The eLibrary is available 24/7.

Disabled access and facilities

Books, music, film, free wifi, Chattercraft, homework zone, Book Group for adults, computers, exhibition space, baby time, basic IT sessions. 

Contact us

Email parsoncross.library@sheffield.gov.uk call us on 0114 203 9533.

The Learning Zone, 320 Wordsworth Avenue, S5 8NL

Southey Library

This is a co-delivered library. This means that your library is provided in partnership by ourselves and local voluntary and community groups. 

Opening hours

  • Monday: 1pm to 6pm
  • Tuesday: closed
  • Wednesday: 10am to 12.30pm and 1.30pm to 5.30pm
  • Thursday: closed
  • Friday: 10am to 12.30pm and 1.30pm to 5.30pm
  • Saturday: 9.30am to 12.30pm
  • Sunday: closed

eLibrary 24/7

Disabled access and facilities

Books, music, film, free wifi, Chattercraft, homework zone, Book Group for adults, computers, exhibition space, baby time, basic IT sessions. 

Contact us:

Moonshine Lane, Sheffield, S5 8RB

Tel: 0114 203 9531

Stannington Library

Stannington library is an Associate Library. This means that it is run independently by volunteers, supported for now by a grant from Sheffield Council. You can still use your own library card to borrow books, CDs and DVDs, reserve books from any library for you to collect here, and use the People's Network computers for free. Opening times and facililty information can be found by visiting their website.

Stannington Library

Stocksbridge Library

Opening times

Stocksbridge library is now open after repairs to our heating system. The opening times are:

  • Monday: 10am to 5.30pm
  • Tuesday: 10am to 5.30pm
  • Wednesday: closed
  • Thursday: 12.30pm to 6.30pm
  • Friday: 10am to 2pm
  • Saturday: 10am to 4pm

Contact us

You can email us at stocksbridge.library@sheffield.gov.uk or call us on 0114 273 4205.

Stocksbridge Library
Manchester Road
Stocksbridge
Sheffield S36 1DH

Tinsley Library

Tinsley library is an Associate Library. This means that it is run independently by volunteers, supported for now by a grant from Sheffield Council. You can still use your own library card to borrow books, CDs and DVDs, reserve books from any library for you to collect here, and use the People's Network computers for free. Opening times and facililty information can be found by visiting their website.

Tinsley library website

Totley Library

Totley library is an Associate Library run by Totley CRIC, a non-profit volunteer organisation. This means that it is run independently by volunteers, supported for now by a grant from Sheffield Council. You can still use your own library card to borrow books, CDs and DVDs, reserve books from any library for you to collect here, and use the People's Network computers for free. Opening times and facililty information can be found by visiting their website.

Totley Library

Upperthorpe Library

Upperthorpe library is an Associate Library. This means that it is run independently by volunteers, supported for now by a grant from Sheffield Council. You can still use your own library card to borrow books, CDs and DVDs, reserve books from any library for you to collect here, and use the People's Network computers for free. Opening times and facililty information can be found by visiting their website.

Upperthorpe Library

Walkley Library

Walkley library is an Associate Library. This means that it is run independently by volunteers, supported for now by a grant from Sheffield Council. You can still use your own library card to borrow books, CDs and DVDs, reserve books from any library for you to collect here, and use the People's Network computers for free. Opening times and facililty information can be found by visiting their website.

Walkley Library

Weston Park Hospital - Hospital Library Service

Opening hours

  • Monday: 9am to 4pm
  • Tuesday: 9am to 4pm
  • Wednesday: 9am to 4pm
  • Thursday: 9am to 4pm
  • Friday: 9am to 4pm
  • Saturday: closed
  • Sunday: closed

eLibrary 24/7

Books, music, film, free wifi, talking books, playback machines with headphones.

Contact us:

Email: westonpark.library@sheffield.gov.uk

Patients Library, Ground Floor, Weston Park Hospital, Whitham Road, Sheffield, S10 2SJ

Tel: 0114 226 5390

Woodhouse Community Library

This library is co-delivered. It is provided in partnership between ourselves and by local voluntary and community groups. Opening times and facility information can be found via their website. 

Woodhouse Community Library

Woodseats Library

 

What's available

  • Free computer access for adults and children
  • Free Wifi available
  • E-library service - eAudiobooks, eBooks, eMagazines and eComics available to download for FREE 

For Adults

  • Coffee Morning - every Wednesday 10.30am to 12 noon
  • Adult Reading Groups - S8 Readers - 1st Monday every month 2pm to 3pm 
  • Woodseats Readers - 2nd Wednesday every month 1.30pm to 2.30pm
  • Sporting Memories Group - weekly, every Friday 10.30am to 12 noon 
  • Computer Class - weekly, every Wednesday 1pm to 3pm 
  • Reminiscence Group - 3rd Friday every month 2.30pm to 3.30pm 
  • Adult Writing Group - 1st Tuesday every month 10am to 11am 
  • Woodseats Chess Club - weekly,  every Wednesday from 2.30pm to 4.30pm 
  • Councillors Surgery - every 3rd Wednesday from 4.30pm to 5.30pm 

For Children and Young People

  • Babytimes (0 to 18 months) weekly, Mondays 2pm to 2.45pm (term time only) 
  • Toddletime (18 months to 3 years) weekly, Fridays 2pm to 2.45pm (term time only) 
  • Under Fives Storytime (3 to 5 years) weekly, Tuesdays 11am to 11.45am (term time only) 
  • Childrens Reading Group (8 to 12 years) 1st Monday every month 4pm to 5pm 
  • Children's Craft Club - 1st Friday every month 3.45pm to 4.45pm (term time only) 
  • Code Club for Beginners (9 to 13years) weekly, Wednesdays 4pm to 5pm (term time only) 
  • Homework Zone - Use the library for research or use a computer and collect incentives.
  • Children's Writing / Drawing group (6 to 9years) 1st Saturday every month 10.30am to 12 noon 
  • Teenage Writing Group (from 13 years to 18 years) 1st Saturday every month 2pm to 3pm 
  • Childrens Activities - various during School holidays - contact the library for information. 

Opening hours

  • Monday: 12.30pm to 6.30pm
  • Tuesday: 10am to 2pm
  • Wednesday: 10am to 5.30pm
  • Thursday: closed
  • Friday: 10am to 5.30pm
  • Saturday: 10am to 4pm
  • Sunday: closed

Contact us

Email woodseats.library@sheffield.gov.uk or call on 0114 293 0411.

The Roddick Building, 900 Chesterfield Road, S8 0SH

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