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Request a book service

Staff and students can request new academic books for the Library to buy.

This service is only for books needed for individual study/research or to diversify the Library collection.

Check out the Request a book page to find out more. 

Discover books and eBooks

Useful class numbers

A class number (or class mark) is the numbers and letters on the spine of a book, showing where to find it in the Library.

Once you know the class number of a topic, you can use it to find other relevant resources.

Class number Subject
006.5 Digital audio
006.7 Multimedia systems
006.8 Virtual reality
006.696 Computer animation (Autodesk, Maya)
070 News media and journalism
174.907 Journalism ethics
302.23 Media theory
621.3893 Digital audio engineering
658.872 Digital marketing
741.2 Drawing techniques
741.6 Graphic design
770 Photography
775 Digital photography
776 Digital art (Photoshop)
777.53 Sound editing
777.55 Film editing & post-production
794.8 Video games

Accessing books and eBooks

Further information on accessing books and eBooks:

Other options

Request an ebook lets you suggest resources for the Library to purchase. It can be useful if working on a very specific project.

Final year undergraduates, postgraduate students and staff can request material from other libraries as Interlibrary Loans by using the form in the Library tab of MyBeckett.

Students and staff can also access other libraries through various schemes. SCONUL enables access to other university libraries.