A good book is the best of friends.

Sheffield Public Library: HomeOpen
Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Closed
Saturday & Sunday

Ancestry (Only available in the library)

 
Library's COVID-19 schedule

Sheffield Public Library temporary hours

OPEN

Monday, Wednesday, Friday

10am - 5pm

Tuesday & Thursday

 by appointment only

10am - 4pm.

Call between 10am & 4pm for an appointment or to speak to the staff.

 

Magazine Changes & Additions

Magazines available from RBdigital have been transferred to our OverDrive digital collection. You can continue to access these magazines via RBdigital through March 31, 2021. Magazines checked out through OverDrive will check out for 14 days and will be returned automatically. At this time you will no longer be able to be notified when a new issue will be available but OverDrive may provide this service at a later date. Magazines may be read on a computer or on the Libby app.

 

Checking out magazines does not count against your OverDrive checkout limit.

 

Magazines checkout for your choice of 7 or 14 days.

 

Magazines can be renewed within 3 days of their due date.

 

There is never a waiting list for magazines. 

 

Up to 3 years of back issues are available.

 

New magazines have been added! Search the on-line catalog or Colbert Digital Downloads (OverDrive) for magazines.

 

Book Sale

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e-Services Library Card

 

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Apply on-line for a Sheffield Public Library e-Services library card.

 

This card allows you to checkout e-books, e-magazines, download and stream music & videos, read newspapers, take on-line classes and more.

If you already have a Sheffield library card, you do not need a sperate card for e-resources. Access to all of our e-resources are included with your original card.  

 

Newspapers

 

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Newsletters & Blogs
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RBdigital

RBdigital e-audiobooks are moving to OverDrive. Starting October 1, you can check out RBdigital e-audiobookds using the Libby app or by going to Colbert Digital Downloads.

New e-Serivces
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Get the app and use your library card to sign up, then start watching & reading.
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New e-Video service

New from RBdigital and Sheffield Public Library

Video streaming services & more

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Link to register for a free RBdigital account

 

How to get a Sheffield Library card

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Freegal Playlist

New Playlist on Freegal

You can stream music 24 hours a day through the end of 2020

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Job Help

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Ancestry Available at Home
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Home access has been extended through June 30, 2021.

Ancestry Library Edition will be available for home use during April, 2020.

 

To access Ancestry go to www.youseemore.com/sheffieldpl/

 

Click on My Account at the top of the page and login with your library card number and pin number.

 

In the Account Summary, click on Ancestry.com

 

We recomend using the latest version of FireFox and selecting New Private Window.

 

If you have problems accessing Ancestry Library Edition, please use the Email the Librarian link on our web site to notify us.

 

 

Universal Class

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Universal Class
 

Free classes from your library. Take classes at home or at the library. Fun classes like cake decoration or gardening, business related classes such as Microsoft Word, Excel and more.
All  you need is a Sheffield library card. Click the link above for more information.

 

Languages

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Learn a New Language

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