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Discover for Franchise Students


Discover is your academic search engine,which searches resources available from Leeds Beckett Library. These include books, eBooks, printed and electronic journals and databases. Discover is a great place to start your research

We recommend using keyword searches in Discover to search for information on a topic. You can do basic and more advanced searches depending on the type of resources you wish to find.


Basic search

Use the basic single box search screen in Discover. Type in a keyword such as an article title, author, or basic subject term.

Advanced search

Click on 'Advanced Search' in Discover.  This option will allow you to

  • input more specific details such as author and title
  • build more complex keyword searches
  • limit your search to scholarly (peer reviewed) journals, or specific image types such as eBooks, images or maps.


If prompted to login to access resources, please use your MyBeckett login.  Also use this to sign into to Discover. You will be unable to view any print books, but there are numerous eBooks available via Discover.