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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 on-line.

Click the link to “My Account” to review what you have out or 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.


Sheffield City Council has extended the exemption on council book fines until 31/12/21. Totley Library is doing the same for Totley Loans (Orange Sticker books).

Fines owed before lockdown 1 in March 2020 must be paid.

Lost items are charged at replacement value.

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. They are free to use if you have a Library card. Please book in advance at the library counter or by ringing 0114 236 3971 during opening hours.

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.