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See this month's selection of new online resources

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.

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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.

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It's Academic Writing Month! Do you need help with your academic writing?

Don't worry, Leeds Beckett Library is on hand to help!

Academic Writing Month is an annual event aimed at helping you set and achieve your writing goals.  We have lots of help and support to guide you.

Studying Tourism? Meet your Academic Librarian

Searching for help and resources relevant to your study, look no further!

Studying Events Management? Meet your Academic Librarian

Searching for help and resources relevant to your study, look no further!

Your dissertation – you can do it!!

There are several steps to producing a great dissertation, from finding information and organising your research, to developing your academic writing skills. It can sometimes seem a bit daunting when you’re just starting out on your dissertation, especially if you’re learning at a distance. Worry not! Library staff are here to help you.

Need help on your dissertation journey?

Skills for Learning has lots of guidance on their website and they can also help if the subject you’re studying means you need to produce a dissertation based on a product..

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Have you heard about Beckett Books Extra?

You might have heard that Leeds Beckett Library runs a service called Beckett Books Extra. This service allows students to recommend books, DVDs, CDs and computer games for their studies and research which the Library will purchase.

How to find the latest online resources for your study

Discover the latest ebooks and ejournals for your study.

Studying a Playwork course? Check out help and resources for your study!

If you’re studying Play Therapy or Therapeutic Play Skills the following information is relevant to you!

Finding, using and accessing eBooks

Hello everyone.  We hope you are settling in OK. These first few weeks really fly by!

Summer reading

If you’re having a break between modules why not check out our Summer ebook reading.

Key Library Resources - What’s new this month

Have a look at ou Key Library Resources for this month, the latest books and e-books are now available for you to borrow or read online.

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Still studying over the summer?

Is your course continuing over the summer? Do you still have to work on assignments whilst everyone else seems to be heading off to some sunny beach somewhere? Fret not, at Leeds Beckett Library, it’s business as usual over the vacation.

Some good news!

When you’ve borrowed items from the Library, the time can pass really quickly and so the Library system sends out emails to student email addresses 3 days before Library due dates, as a reminder to either renew or return your items.

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CHECK OUT HOW YOU CAN MAKE EBOOKS MORE ACCESSIBLE!

A new Accessibility page has been added to the eBooks guide on the Library website.

Certain ebooks currently unavailable

Some of our ebooks (from one particular provider) are unavailable for the week beginning 17th August 2015. This is to allow us to make upgrades and refresh content. They should be available again by Friday 21st August 2015. Sorry for any inconvenience caused.

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Beckett Books Extra

Is there a book or other resource that you need for your course or research that the Library doesn’t hold? You can let us know what you would like us to buy – go to Beckett Books Extra on the Library tab in MyBeckett. This is in addition to the resources purchased by your Academic Librarian in conjunction with your lecturers.

Sports eBooks

New sports ebooks now available

New in: We have recently added over 180 new Sport titles from Taylor & Francis to our ebook collection.

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Settling in to the new term

Whether you started your course in September, January, or any other time, we hope you’re feeling energised and settled into the new term’s studies!

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