Category Archives: Books

What You Can Borrow


The loan period for all books and materials is three weeks.

Sheffield Library Service books, CDs and DVDs
You can borrow up to a maximum of 15 books and 5 DVDs from the main library stock.
We can search the Sheffield Libraries Catalogue for books available to borrow and reserve them for you.
When the book comes in, you will be notified by email to collect it.

Or you can search, reserve, and renew books online.

Click the link to “My Account” to review what you have out, on reserve, or to renew items on loan. To access this service, you will need to log in using your library card number (on the front of your library card) and your PIN. If you lose your PIN please ask for a reminder.

Totley Loans – Orange Sticker Scheme
These books are purchased by Totley library.
You must register separately at the front desk to loan Orange Sticker books and can borrow up to a maximum of 5 books at one time.
You can renew them at the library or by phone.


All books are loaned for a period of 3 weeks. They can be renewed up to three times. There are no fines for late returns on either council books or our own Orange Sticker books. However, if books have not been renewed or returned within 12 weeks, they will be marked as lost and you will be liable for the replacement cost.

Please return your books as soon as you have finished reading them to allow other users to enjoy them. Your account, and ability to borrow our Orange Sticker books will be blocked if you owe more than £10. For council books you will be blocked if you owe more than £20.

DVDs – £1 per week.

Photocopying – 10p per side A4, 20p per side A3.

Printing – 10p per side black and white, 50p per side colour.


Computers are available for adults and children and are free to use if you have a Library card.

Sale Books and DVDs

We always have great selection of books in good condition available for sale. We also have jigsaws and other game sets on the sale shelf, just come along and browse. Quality donations are also welcome.