Stannington Library is beginning to offer services for readers again. Please follow these pages for details.

Welcome to Stannington Library

NOTICE TO ALL OUR

Friday 31st August 2020

From Monday 3rd August, Stannington Library is accepting any books you have out on loan. Please click here to see how and when you can return them – and to see details of a special offer to keep you reading until we can start lending books again.

Click here to read details of what to do next.


Pictures of library users of all ages

Have you seen our new resources page? It will contain links to reading resources, writing and drawing projects, puzzles and games, and ways just to have fun. We have started with just a few children's resources, but we will be adding to the page every day with links to interest people of all ages. Click here to visit the page.


DON’T FORGET SHEFFIELD’S E-LIBRARY SERVICE REMAINS AVAILABLE
Download e-books, e-magazines, e-audio books or e-comics to your pc, your laptop, your tablet, your kindle or your smartphone
Visit www.sheffield.gov.uk/home/libraries-archives.html to download the free app


For the foreseeable future, the following groups and activities normally associated with Stannington Library cannot be hosted:

Both friendship groups (first & fourth Tuesdays)
StoryTime
Stannington Library BabyTime
Stannington Garden Club
Stannington reading group
WiSE – Writers in Stannington and Ecclesfield
ANY NEW INFORMATION WILL BE POSTED ON OUR WEBSITE – www.stanningtonlibrary.com – OUR FACEBOOK PAGE – @StanningtonLibrary – OUR TWITTER ACCOUNT – @booksSTAND – AND HERE OUTSIDE THE LIBRARY
INFORMATION ABOUT THE WRITERS GROUP CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT www.wisewritersgroup.wordpress.com
We will continue to monitor all official sources and inform people as soon as possible when we are re-opening.
In the meantime, may we wish everyone in Stannington and everyone who visits the library wherever they are from, good health.
AND REMEMBER TO KEEP FOLLOWING THE OFFICIAL ADVICE.


For our regular events diary, please click here

Contact Details

Stannington Library, Uppergate Road, Stannington, Sheffield S6 6BX.
Our normal opening hours:
Monday: 1.30 pm-7.00 pm
Tuesday: Closed all day
Wednesday: 10.00 am-12.30pm & 1.30 pm-6.00 pm
Thursday: Closed all day
Friday: 1.30 pm-7.00 pm
Saturday: 9.30 am-12.30 pm
Sunday: Closed all day
The library is closed all day Sunday, Tuesday & Thursday
Tel: ​0114 234 8732
Email: library.stannington@gmail.com

When you visit Stannington Library, you can do any or all of these things:·

  • Borrow books and DVDs
  • Buy books, CDs and DVDs
  • Reserve books and DVDs for later borrowing.
  • Reserve time to use our public computers for word processing, design, job search, family research and many other purposes.
  • Use our in-house WiFi with your own devices – free for members/small charge for visitors.
  • Print or photocopy documents and images.
  • Check on local public transport information.
  • Find out about local clubs, groups and organisations.
  • Look into the volunteer opportunities available with Stannington Library and with other local organisations.

STAND (Stannington & District Library Group) was formed in 2013 after two public meetings that explored the issues raised by Sheffield City Council’s announced withdrawal of formal support for Stannington Library. Since then, the group has been formalised, a committee was formed and teams of volunteers were recruited