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The Library

International Students

Welcome to New and Returning Students

Our Library website provides access to thousands of electronic resources and online support for your studies.

If you want to study in the Libraries you must book a time and individual space via Book a Study Space. The number of spaces is currently very limited. We are open 09:00 - 21:00 Monday-Friday and 11:00 - 17:00 Saturday and Sunday.

You can borrow print material via our Click and Collect service. Please ensure you follow all the steps in this process and have an appointment to collect your books before you come to the Library. You can return books to collection points in either Library during the opening times above

Library and IT Advice is available 24/7 by phone (0113 812 1000) or chat ( and on our IT Support pages.

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Study Skills software

There is a range of assistive software available in the Library for all students to use such as Read & Write (texthelp).

Find out how this software can help with your studies.

Information, including tutorials and guides, is available under Student IT Support, Assistive software.