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Accessing books and eBooks

Further information on accessing books and eBooks:

Books not at Leeds Beckett

Request a Book 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. You can do this on Discover and instructions are here.

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

Discover books and eBooks

Useful class numbers for Hospitality

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 Topic
338.47 Service industries
338.4791 Tourism
394.2068 Events management
647 Hospitality (includes hotel and catering management)
658.3 HR management
658.404 Project management
658.456 Event/conference/meeting organisation
658.87 Retail management
659.12 Event marketing
808.06665 Business writing