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Develop your academic skills

There are lots of ways the Library can help you develop the academic skills you need to succeed at University:

Keep on track with your studies

We can safely say that life feels quite strange at the moment but the Library and Student Services are helping you keep on track with your studies:

Study Cafes

Find out why you should come along to one of the Library's virtual Study Cafes

Academic skills development

Leeds Beckett Staff - book now for teaching blocks 2 and 3 academic skills sessions for your students

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Off campus assessments and exams

We know assessments can be stressful so we’ve put together a checklist of things to help you feel as prepared as possible.

Join our Research Cafes

One of the hardest things about the current pandemic is maintaining the feeling of belonging to a research culture so the Library is trying to find ways to continue those connections that are normally made on campus.

Learn to learn online

As everyone spends more time learning online the Library has some hints and tips to help.

Welcome to the Library

Welcome to Leeds Beckett University Library.  For both new and returning students things are different this year so please see below for a summary of our services and how we can support your studies.

Studying during the Summer

The Library is here to support you 24/7

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Copyright and Online Teaching During the Current Crisis

One of the many consequences of the Coronavirus pandemic has been the necessary transition to online learning across the entire HE sector in order to minimise contact and the risk of infection. On 23 March our university closed its buildings and moved all teaching and assessment into the online environment. Our Copyright Clearance Officer, Rachel Thornton, explores some of the impacts.