Information Commons opening hours

2019 - 2020

The Information Commons is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week to registered staff and students, and to registered Alumni members during library staffed hours. Children under the age of 16 are allowed entry to all IC spaces during staffed hours and to the IC Level 0 at any time if accompanied by a member of the University.

Staff and Associate UCard holders are permitted to sign in one guest per staff member without giving advance notice.
Requests to bring in groups of people may be granted. To request permission please email library@sheffield.ac.uk.

Semester and Summer Vacation

Summer Vacation

Exceptions (including Christmas and Bank Holiday opening)

Semester and Summer Vacation opening times (Monday 23 September 2019 - Sunday 27 September 2020)

Opening hours Staffed hours
Monday  - Thursday 24 hours 09:00 - 19:00
Friday 24 hours 10:00 - 19:00
Saturday - Sunday 24 hours Self-service

Exceptions

Opening hours Staffed hours

24 December 2019

24 hours 09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 25 December 2019 – Wednesday 1 January 2020

24 hours

Levels 5-6 will be closed
Levels 0-4 will be open between 7am and 10pm, however access will be limited to levels 0-2 between 10pm and 7am.

Self-service only
Thursday 9 April 2020 24 hours 09:00 - 17:00
10 April – 13 April 2020 24 hours Self-service only
Friday 8 May 2020 24 hours 09:00 - 17:00
Monday 27 May 2020 24 hours 09:00 - 17:00
Monday 31 August 2020 24 hours Self-service only