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Working at a distance throughout the summer?

The Library remains open 24/7 to support you.


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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Help with your reading lists

Most students use the reading list system - in fact there were hundred and thirty thousand views of reading lists in the last semester alone! If you're not so familiar with using your reading lists, here are a few tips to help you to get the most out of yours.

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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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Studying Business? Meet your Academic Librarian

Looking for help and resources for your study? Look no further! Meet Jennifer Winterburn, the Academic Librarian for the Leeds Business School who has created the Business Strategy; Operations & Enterprise; Management subject support pages to help you find relevant resources, information, help and guides in your subject area.


Need help finding resources for your research?

Need help finding resources for your research? Have you tried using Discover, the Library’s academic search engine? This searches over 90% of resources available from Leeds Beckett Library including books, electronic journals and databases. Discover is a great place to begin your research. Check out how to search faster and more effectively using the FAQs and short videos provided on the Discover webpage.

Certain resources unavailable 30th June 2015 07:00 – 09:00

Due to systems maintenance, the following resources will be unavailable on Tuesday 30 June, between 07:00 and 09:00 BST

Using Google to find resources? Enhance your searching by using Discover

Why you should be using Discover – the Library search engine

New ejournals are here!

A number of new electronic journals have just been added to our online library covering a diverse range of subjects from Computing, Engineering, Health, African American Studies and Law, see the resources section of our website for further information.

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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!

Latest Ejournals

Read all about it! Over 2000 news titles are now available from PressDisplay. You can view current news titles in their original format and layout. This is great for keeping track of events and trends as they are reported in publications worldwide.

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year from everyone in Offsite! Here are two members of the team pictured on the newly refurbished third floor in Sheila Silver Library.

Studying Psychology? Keep up to date with new developments

Your ejournal collection is growing all the time: six new psychology titles are now available as part of our October 2014 list of new ejournals.