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Disabled and Dyslexic Users

Coronavirus Arrangements

Sue Smith, the Learning Support Officer (Disability and Dyslexia) is working from home but is still available for phone appointments.  You can book a phone appointment using the Book an Appointment link on this page.  You may want to set up Skype for Business as this will allow us to share screens which can be helpful, see our Skype for Business page for help.

You can also contact us by phone (0113) 812 1000 or chat (via 08:30 - 16:30 Monday - Friday.

Our Coronavirus page lists the availability of our key services.

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.

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 also available.

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:

Ask Us

Learning Support Officer

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Susan Smith

Chat with the Library Disability Support team

Your chat will be handled by a team of Library staff who may discuss it with Sue Smith or refer it to her for specialist advice. If you do not feel comfortable with this and would prefer to contact Sue directly, please use her personal email address.