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Library, free entry



0114 273 4727


Surrey Street,
S1 1XZ


We offer a wide range of material for loan including:
fiction books, non-fiction books, books on tape, books on CD, books in community and foreign languages.
Our non-fiction stock supports informal and formal learning, as well as a wide range of leisure interests.
Also The Library collects and preserves printed material relating to Sheffield and the surrounding area and makes it available for study and research. The collection of over 30,000 volumes includes books, pamphlets, journals and reports on all aspects of the city's history and development and the lives of its people.

We have a large general fiction collection and also provide a range of genre fiction including:
crime, adventure, science fiction, family sagas, glitz, romance, science fiction, horror, westerns. We also have many other services. The staff are here to help you get the most out of the library. Please ask if you need help finding a particular title, or if you just want some advice on what to read.

Disabled accessDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Smoking not allowed

Opening details

Monday - 10am-8pm
Tuesday - 9.30am-5.30pm
Wednesday - 9.30am-8pm
Thursday - 9.30am-5.30pm
Friday - 9.30am-5.30pm
Saturday - 9.30am-5.30pm
Sunday - Closed


Free entry


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Map reference: SK 355871  Lat: 53.37955 Long: -1.46779


  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed
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