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The Special Collection: Visit

Arrange a visit


We are happy to welcome visitors to the Collection whether they are students, staff or external visitors.

Please note access to the collection is by appointment only. Please give at least 48 hours notice since Special Collection staff do not work during weekends or public holidays.

We cannot guarantee that there will be someone free to meet you at your desired day/time, so please check for our response confirming/rearranging your appointment.

Make an appointment

Before viewing material you must agree to abide by the collection's terms and conditions, please see the below PDF document.

Where are we?

Level 4 of the Adsetts Centre. The Collection is in the far corner of the 'Quiet Study' area.


The Special Collection
Adsetts Library
Sheffield Hallam University
Howard Street
S1 1WB

Maps and directions to Adsetts Library are available at

Adsetts Library [map pdf]
Collegiate Library [map pdf]

Sheffield Hallam University
City Campus, Howard Street
Sheffield S1 1WB