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Find out what's new in the Library this month!

We have added to our collection of online resources again this month.

Click here to check out the selection of new journals, databases and eBooks.

Not sure how to access these resources? The Library can help – click on this post for more information.

Heard about Skills for Learning?

Have you heard about Skills for Learning?

It might be that your course just started this January? Or maybe you’re starting to work on your dissertation?

The academic work you need to do at university can sometimes seem a bit daunting. It might be a while since you’ve done any studying and you might feel the need to brush up on your study skills. Or it might be that thinking about your dissertation sends you into a panic. There’s no need to worry – there is plenty of help and support with study skills available from Skills for Learning to get you started.

Signed, Sealed, Delivered....are we yours? Write a Love Letter or Break up Letter to your Library

With Valentines Day approaching, we felt this was the perfect time to ask you about your feelings towards your Library

Are you studying a Playwork course at a distance?

Meet your Academic Librarian Penelope Cole who has created a subject support web page containing relevant resources, help and guidance for your study.

Need help using Discover?

Discover is your academic search engine, which searches over 90% of resources available from Leeds Beckett Library. These resources include books from the Library Catalogue and most electronic journals and databases. Discover is a great place to start your research.

Welcome to all new January starters

We’d like to wish a very warm welcome to all new January starters.  We hope you enjoy studying with us.

Why not check out the Offsite web pages dedicated to supporting distance learners in using the Library. You can contact us with any Library/IT related queries. We also provide a service to post out books to students on eligible courses living in the UK or mainland Europe.

Need some help with assignments?

Do you need some help completing your assignments?

Skills for Learning have loads of useful information on a whole range of topics from help with Maths, to academic communication and reflective writing, to name but a few.....

09/01/19

Academic Health Checklist

The New Year isn’t just about making resolutions for healthy living, it can also be a time to reflect on your academic “health” and ensure you keep on track.  Have a look at this advice from Academic Librarian, Kirsty Bower.

A reminder about Christmas and the Library

For anyone wanting to visit in person, the Library is open 24/7 throughout the Christmas Vacation and over the Christmas and New Year Bank Holidays - see below for some key information about our services.

Visiting other university libraries

Did you know that you can visit other university libraries closer to home?  SCONUL Access is a reciprocal scheme that allows students to borrow from most higher education libraries in the UK and Ireland.  For full-time undergraduate students this is for reference only.

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