University of Sheffield Library

Last updated 25th March 2009 
Name of library University of Sheffield Library 
Address Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN 
Telephone  0114 222 7200
Fax  0114 222 7290
E-mail  library@sheffield.ac.uk
Website  http://www.shef.ac.uk/library
Alternative names  
Contact & Job Title  Jacky Hodgson, Academic Liaison Librarian (Arts)
Purpose & main user community of the library  Serves members of the university and other accredited readers
Terms of access  Just Walk in
Opening hours  Semester: M-Th 09.00-21.30 ; F-Sa 09.00 -17.00; Su 14.00-18.00Vacation: M-F 09.00 -17.00; Sa. 09.00 – 12.30
Disabled access  Rather a lot of stairs, but staff lift is available on request
Lending to other libraries & visitors  ILL via BLDSC and locally via SINTO. Will lend to fee paying borrowers.
Number of volumes  23,000
Periodicals – Back Issues  198
Current Periodicals  44
Other materials  
Volumes added per year  250
Coverage  Biblical Studies with other related material
Special Collections  Rare books collection includes many 17th Century books and pamphlets on theology
Manuscripts  
Research resource
Catalogue Type  Computer
URL of catalogue  http://library.shef.ac.uk
Other facilities  Photocopying, Microfilm/Fiche readers, and Reader Printers
Full Time Staff  yes
Part Time Staff  
Voluntary Staff  
Changes in next five years affecting the above  
Anything else about the library