Special Collections opening hours

Please note: There is building work taking place in Western Bank Library from June 2019 until October 2019. Over this period it is important that you contact us in advance to make an appointment if you wish to use Special Collections materials.

  Opening hours
Monday - Wednesday 9:30 to 13:00; 14:00 to 16:30
Archives, Rare Books and Special Collections material can be consulted in the Special Collections Department during these times either by appointment or by drop-in readers.
Thursday - Friday Rare Book and Special Collections material: Members of the University can request material at specific times via the Western Bank Library Level 5 desk. Items are for reference use only.
Archives: The Special Collections Department is normally closed but it is sometimes possible to make an appointment to consult Archives by prior arrangement with the Special Collections staff.
Saturday - Sunday CLOSED
Bank holidays CLOSED
Email:  lib-special@sheffield.ac.uk
Phone: (0114) 222-7299  (0114) 222-7299(0114) 222-7299