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Opening Hours

Mon: 1.30pm - 7.00pm

Wed: 10.00am - 12.30pm & 1.30pm - 6.00pm

Fri: 1.30pm - 7.00pm

Sat: 9.30am - 12.30pm

NB: we are closed on Bank Holidays

February Half Term Activities

We are hosting two activities for children. The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe themed session will be on Tuesday 14th February 1.30pm to 3.00pm. The Little More and the Wantley Dragon themed session will be on Thursday 16th February 1.30pm to 3.00pm.

Find out more here.

We have added 37 brand new books to our Yellow Sticker Collection in January 2023 - these are a few of them.

Browse our full list of new additions here

The Stannington Gas and Water Crisis 2022

At Stannington Library, we want to create a record of the events of December 2022 so that, in the future, people can read how the community coped during these testing times. Click here to find out more.

Bradfield Parish Council supports more book purchases at Stannington Library

Bradfield Parish Council chairman Vickie Priestley (left) presents a £2,000 cheque to Stannington Library’s treasurer Pat Chapman.

Read all about it here.

Have you got any

overdue books

hiding in your cupboards?

Please bring them back so that others can enjoy reading them.

You will not be fined!

The next BabyTime is on
23 Febuary 2023

Come and join the team of volunteers

that keeps your local library running!

Phone or email if you are interested, leaving your contact details.

We will get back to you as soon as possible to set up a meeting.

See our Volunteers page for more information.

Co-op Community Fund

Stannington Library is one of this year’s Co-op local good causes.

Please nominate us to benefit every time you shop.

Be a FRIEND of Stannington Library

Friends of Stannington Library donate a regular amount either every month or every year by standing order.  See our Friends of Stannington Library page for more details.

Public Computers

at Stannington Library

We have 3 adult and 2 children's computers available for the public to use. Call in or phone to book a session. This is free to members of the library. Non-members can also use the computers for a small charge.

The computers all have Microsoft Office and access to the Internet, as well as other useful software. The children's computers have some extra software installed: Scratch, Kodu and a few other fun programs.

You can print from the computers - A4 Black & White copies cost 10p. Colour, back to back and size A3 is available too - but these cost more.


We are very happy to accept donations of Books, DVDs, CDs, Video Games and Jigsaw Puzzles - so keep us in mind if you have some items to donate. There's a crate for donations in the foyer, please call in any time we are open.

STAND was formed in 2013 after Sheffield City Council announced its decision to close sixteen libraries (including Stannington) unless volunteers took them on. STAND was registered as a charity in 2014 and is funded by grants, donations and fund-raising activities. The library is run by a team of dedicated volunteers.