Burngreave Library

We're sorry Burngreave Library is currently closed while Sorby House remains closed to the public. When we do reopen this will be in phases, starting with order & collect with Covid-secure measures in place.

Please check back on here or our social media accounts for updates about reopening and any activities or book giveaways we may be running.

Your nearest open libraries are Central Library and Firth Park Library.


You can find opening hours & more information below.

The Sheffield E-library is free to join and use for Sheffield library members.

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Normal Services

What services are on offer at the library?

  • Free access to books, newspapers and magazines

  • Books and reading materials in community languages

  • Free access to computers and the internet

What activities are available for the community?

  • Regular Story time and activity sessions for toddlers, small children and parents

  • Appropriate learning and social activities for adults, e.g. writing workshops, Information, advice and guidance sessions, local history classes, chess club

  • Council wide initiatives like Reading Ahead and the Summer reading Scheme

Additional services include:

  • Photocopying

  • Councillors surgeries, 2nd Saturday of every month (except August)

  • Community room to book for groups and social activity

  • Connections to Health services – e.g. self help groups, health chats, access to Health Trainer

  • Connections to other services: Sheffield Citizens Advice, Community Learning, Work Clubs (Burngreave Works based in Sorby)

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10-12.30pm & 1.30-5pm

10-12.30pm & 1.30-5pm

10-12.30pm & 1.30-5pm


Opening Times

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