The Library

Visitors and Guests


Welcome to the Leeds Beckett Library web pages for Visitors and Guests.

Registered Guest Users and SCONUL Access Scheme members can use the Library between 08:30 and 19:00 throughout the year - please bring your Guest User or SCONUL Card with youOvernight access is for Leeds Beckett students and staff only (Campus Cards required).

Other visitors can use Sheila Silver Library at different times throughout the year. The following times are planned for 2018/19 but may change at short notice:

Time of year Weekday visitors may sign in
Semester 1 (from 1 October 2018) 08:30-12:00 (noon)
Christmas break (17/12/18-6/1/19) 08:30-19:00
Exams period (weeks commencing 7 and 14 January 2019) No visitor access
Semester 2 (from 21 January 2019) 08:30-12:00 (noon)
Peak use time for Leeds Beckett students (from 1 April 2019) No visitor access
Summer (from 27 May 2019) 08:30-19:00

Visitors can access the Library on most weekends 08:30-19:00. However, weekend access may not be allowed during the peak use time in April and May. Photo ID is required for Sheila Silver Library and you will need to sign in at the Library Welcome Desk.

Visitors may access Headingley Library 08:30-19:00 throughout the year. 

If you would like to borrow books you need to register as a Guest User

Licensing restrictions means Guest Users aren't able to use our PCs or electronic resources but you can bring in your own laptop and use the wireless network. Guest Users from participating universities can use the eduroam wi-fi service.