The Library

Disabled and Dyslexic Users

Welcome to the Library

Welcome to the Leeds Beckett Library web pages for Disabled and Dyslexic users. All of the Library website is relevant to you, but here you will find information about the facilities and support we provide to people registered with Disability Advice. Please use the tabs above to find out more.

Information about how to gain physical access to the Libraries is available on our Find Us page.

Library Disability Support

If you need help with a disability related issue in the Library, Sue Smith is the Learning Support Officer (Disability and Dyslexia).

She can provide assistance with:

  • the Disability Resource Areas
  • assistive software
  • using Library services and equipment
  • researching a topic including journals
  • searching the catalogue
  • finding your way around the Library
  • referencing and bibliographies
  • obtaining items in accessible formats
  • or any other Library query

One-to-one appointments are available, please use the Book an Appointment button.

University Disability Support

The Disability Advice team offer advice and guidance on any disability-related matters.  They encourage all applicants and current students to contact them to discuss support and facilities available. 

Information about how to access support and what support is available for students with disabilities / dyslexia is available on the Disability Advice website.  Or you can contact them via:

  • Telephone: 0113 812 5831
  • Email:
  • In person: book a 10 minute Quick Query Session through the Appointment tab in MyHub:
    • 11:00 – 13:00 daily
    • City  - Monday, Tuesday, Thursday
    • Headingley - Wednesday, Friday
  • Meetings for students are strictly by appointment only.

Ask Us

Learning Support Officer

Susan Smith

Book an Appointment