University of Sheffield
Open Day 2012

Campus Tours

Join one of our campus tours and find out what Sheffield has to offer. The tours are a great way to get a feel for the campus as you stop at various locations and venues. The tours will last for approximately 60 minutes and are led by trained postgraduate ambassadors.

The tours will leave from the Main Exhibition in Firth Hall at 11.30am, 12 noon, 12.30pm and 3pm.

Where is Firth Hall?

Library Tours

All tours start at 11.45am and last 15-20 minutes.

There are three separate library tours to choose from:

Western Bank Library

A traditional library environment housing research materials, archives and special collections. Subject book collections are for Science, Arts and Humanities and Social Science.

Meet inside the main entrance of Western Bank Library.

Where is Western Bank Library?

Information Commons

A recently built multimedia facility including PCs, laptop space and printing. Includes core texts across all subjects.

Meet inside the main entrance of the Information Commons.

Where is the Information Commons?

St. George's Library

Specialised materials such as Engineering, Management and Computer Science. Also includes research materials, archives, PCs and silent study space.

Meet inside the main entrance of St. George's Library.

Where is St. George's Library?

If you would like to take any of the library tours later in the day, please email us at
and let us know which tour you would like to take.

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