Library | Blog

Are you sitting comfortably?

Take a look at our checklist for setting up and managing your study space, wherever it is.

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:

Welcome to new and returning students

Most teaching and learning is currently taking place remotely with lots of support available from the Library.

Person at laptop

Submitting your assignment online

When it is time to submit your assignment online, the Library can help.

Young man using a Mac computer

Off campus assessments and exams

We know assessments can be stressful, and in the current situation things may feel even more difficult. To try to help we’ve put together a checklist of things to help you feel as prepared as possible.

Keep on Track

We know being at Uni this year is challenging so the Library has teamed up with Student Services to help you keep your studies on track:

Keep in touch

There's lots of ways to keep in touch with us and take advantage of Library support to help you achieve academic success

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.

Get your tech sorted!

The Library and Student IT Advice Team have lots of handy hints to help you set up your tech so that you can study from home or if you come onto campus.

 

Student studying at a laptop in Sheila Silver Library

Joining us in September 2020? Find out how the Library can support your studies

We know lots of prospective students have questions about what it will be like to study at University in the autumn so we thought it would be helpful to let you know more about our services.

Young man in the Library wearing headphones and looking at a laptop

Reopening the Library Buildings

We're busy working on the plan to reopen our Library buildings, and to welcome you back on campus safely. 

Studying during the Summer

The Library is here to support you 24/7

Global Accessibility Awareness Day

Global Accessibility Awareness Day is on 21 May. Its purpose is to get everyone talking, thinking and learning about digital access and inclusion, and people with different disabilities. 

Person at laptop

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.

Support for disabled and dyslexic students

Find out how the Library can support and help you study from home.

Studying from home

Please see below for how you can access resources and services from home.

Handy Hints for Hand Ins!

Whether you have to print and bind your assignments or submit electronically the Library can help.

Using other university libraries

Did you know that Leeds Beckett students and staff can use other university libraries via the SCONUL Access scheme?

Dissertation support from the Library

Working on your dissertation or final project? The Library can help!

Archive

Syndication