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Local Studies Library

Sheffield City Council

Approx. 7,200 sheets. Current mapping includes OS 1:10,000 for Sheffield and environs (ca.20 mile radius), and the 1:2,500 and 1:1,1250 plans for the Sheffield area. Goad city centre plans for Sheffield; older historical maps. Some air photographs (new acquisitions limited).

The Arts and Humanities Library also has a map collection aimed at the general reader - with OS maps for the whole country at scales 1:50,000 and 1:25,000; a large collection of British street maps; and foreign.


Central Library, Surrey Street, SHEFFIELD S1 1XZ

Main contact

Telephone number

0114-273-4753 (direct)

Opening hours

Mon 1000-2000; Tue, Wed, Thurs, Fri 0930-1730; Sat 0930-1630 Closed on Thursdays Closed Easter Saturday, Christmas Eve.


Prior appointment desirable for groups, and for fiche copying


Photocopying (A4 paper copier); fiche copies only for certain maps.


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