Western Bank Library

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Find us and contact us

University of Sheffield
Western Bank
S10 2TN

Enquiries +44 114 222 7200
Email: library@sheffield.ac.uk

Directions: via Google maps

Opening hours

Monday - Friday 9am - 9pm (self-service 7pm-9pm)

Saturday and Sunday 10am - 9pm (self-service 10am-12pm and 6pm-9pm)

Please bear with us while we complete some essential work in Western Bank Library.

Easter opening times:

Western Bank Library will close at at 5pm on Thursday 6 April and re-open at 9am on Tuesday 11 April.

Planning your visit

Book a study space

Find a PC

Learn about access and evacuation

Site-specific resources

Map collections (University login required)

Special Collections

National Fairground and Circus Archive

Sheffield Authors Showcase

Newspapers on microfilm

Library information

Study spaces

Library services for visitors

Customers with additional support requirements (inclusive learning)

Ask a question

Email: library@sheffield.ac.uk

Phone: +44 114 222 7200

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