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Have you discovered your Subject Guide yet?

The Library has Subject Guides containing a whole host of information to help with studying your particular subject area.

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.

Scared of writing assignments? Don’t know where to turn? Leeds Beckett Library can help!

Do you have Halloween assignment horrors?

We know writing your assignments can be scary, whether it’s managing your time, finding the information you need, structuring your work, or referencing. Please don’t worry - there are lots of ways the Library can support you.

Studying on a Distance Learning Surveying, Construction or Project Management course?

Meet your Academic Librarians Catherine Parkin and Ellie Clement who have created these subject support web pages which contain relevant resources, information, help and guides for your study.

Click on your subject tab to view resources and information for your course.

Need help with your first assignment?

The Library and Skills for Learning team provide a range of support to help you with academic skills.

Find out here how you can receive help and information on tackling your first assignment.

Are you on a distance learning course?

Are you on a distance or non- standard course?

Did you know you can sign up for Offsite postal loans?


Studying Education at a distance?

Meet your Academic Librarian Maria Kulas who has created the Education subject support pages which contain relevant resources, information, help and guides on your subject area.  Here you will find a list of new book titles, journals, key databases, teacher support, special needs inclusion, dissertations and much more.

Welcome to all new students

The Offsite team and Leeds Beckett Library staff are here to help you! Here’s some information that you might find useful.


If you want to visit the Library, plus if you’ve graduated or are just about to start your studies

The Sheila Silver Library at Leeds Beckett City Campus will be closed for essential electrical maintenance on Sunday 26th August from 6am to 1pm, but apart from that, the Library remains open 24/7.


The new online Reading List system is now live!

Good news! The migration to our new online Reading List system is complete and has now gone live. It has a new look and feel but is still accessible via MyBeckett and the new system makes it easier to customise and navigate.

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