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The Library: Distance Learners

Postal Loans

If you are a distance learning student, living in the UK or mainland Europe, you can sign up for our Postal Loans service, to get Library items posted directly to you. To be eligible, you must meet one of the following criteria:

  • On a distance-learning version of one of the courses on the eligible course list below
  • On a non-standard course (e.g. block delivery, weekend study)
  • A research student living outside of the Leeds postcode area

If you are unsure whether you are eligible for postal loans, please get in touch, using the contact details on the right-hand side of the web page.

To apply for Postal Loans please see How do I sign up for Distance Learner Postal Loans?

Eligible Courses

Course School
Applied Educational Leadership for International Settings - PG Cert Education
Architectural Technology and Design - MSc Built Environment, Engineering & Computing
Autism, Learning and Participation - MA Education
Building Services Engineering - MSc Built Environment, Engineering & Computing
Building Surveying - MSc Built Environment, Engineering & Computing
Business Management Practice (Chartered Manager) BAH degree apprenticeship Business
Business Management Practice Prod Imp BAH degree apprenticeship Business
Business Management Practice (Chartered Manager) RETAIL BAH degree apprenticeship Business
Carnegie Research Pathway for Teachers Education
Cervical Screening - CPD module Health
Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) Adv Cert & Dip Business
Childhood Studies and Early Years - MA Education
Coaching and Mentoring for Education Practitioners PG Cert Education
Coaching and Mentoring for Leadership in Organisations - PGCert Business
Coaching Psychology Business
Coaching Supervision - PGDip Business
Construction Law & Dispute Resolution - LLM, MSc Built Environment, Engineering & Computing
Coroners Law and Administration (Vocational Cert) Law
Corporate Communications MSc Business
Corporate Governance MSc Business
Creative Learning: Innovation and Inclusion for Social Change MA/PGCert Education
Creative Pedagogies PG Dip Education
Cyber Security MSc Built Environment, Engineering & Computing
Data Analytics for Policy Evaluation PGCert (block delivery) Business
Dietetics MSC top-up Health
Digital and Technology Solutions BScH degree apprenticeship Built Environment, Engineering & Computing
Digital Pedagogy MSc/PG Cert Education
Education - MA (distance learning option) Education
Education, Ethics and Leadership - MA Education
Education for Democratic Citizenship and Human Rights Education PG Cert  Education 
Executive and Business Coaching - PG Cert/(top-up) MA Business
Executive Leadership (weekend study) - PG Dip Business
Executive Leadership - MSc (also IoD cohort) Business
Facilities Management - MSc/BSc Built Environment, Engineering & Computing
Health Psychology MSc Humanities & Social Sciences
Inclusive Practice in Education - MA Education
Integrative Counselling (top-up) MA  Health
International Relations - MA/PGCert Humanities & Social Sciences
Law - PG Credit Law
Law - PGDIP GDL (Graduate Diploma in Law)  Law
Leadership and Management - PG Dip/MSc Business
Leadership in School Mental Health and Wellbeing - PG Cert/MA Education
Leadership: Personal and Professional Development - PG Cert/PG Dip/MSc Business
Leading Special Educational Needs in International Contexts (ISENCO) Education
Learning and Leadership Development (MoD cohort) - BSc (Hons) Business
LLM Advanced Legal Practice Law
LLM Employment Law in Practice Law
LLM International Business Law  Law
LLM International Law: Conflict, Security & Human Rights Law
LLM Legal Practice and PG Dip Legal Practice Law
LLM Master of Laws Law
LLM Master of Laws England and Wales Law
MBA (Executive) Business
Montessori Education 0 - 12 Years (Accelerated Degree) BAH Education
Montessori Education MA  FT/PT Education
MRes Professional Practice Education
National Award in Special Educational Needs Coordination (NASENCO) PG Cert  Education
NQT Reflecting on Professional Practice - Education (CPD) Education
Nutrition in Practice Health
PGCE (Educate) - PGCBS Education
PGCE online Education
PGCE Primary Education (5-11) Schools Direct (online only) Education
PGCE (Stockton/School Based Training) Education
Play Therapy (APAC) - PG Dip Health
Practice-based Play Therapy - MA Health
Professional Portfolio - CPD Health
Psychology (conversion award & distance learning) - MSc Humanities & Social Sciences
Public Health - Health Promotion (online delivery) - MSc/PGDip/PGCert Health
Quantity Surveying Commercial Management - MSc Built Environment, Engineering & Computing
Race, Education and Decolonial Thought - MA/PGDip/PG Cert Education
Real Estate MSc Built Environment, Engineering & Computing
Research students (outside of Leeds postcode area) Research and PhD support
Responsible Tourism Management - MSc/PG Dip/PG Cert Events, Tourism & Hospitality Management
School Mental Health Specialist - MA/PG Dip Education
Senior Leader MBA - degree apprenticeship Business
Special Educational Needs Coordination (on-line delivery and part-time) PG Cert (in-service scheme) Education
Sport Business MA Sport
Sport Business Management MSc, PG Cert, PG Dip Sport
Sport Development and Management MA, PG Cert, PG DIP Sport
Sport and Exercise Nutrition PGCert (weekend study)  Sport
Strategic Project Management - MSc (part-time only) Built Environment, Engineering & Computing
Surveying Credit Built Environment, Engineering & Computing
Teaching English as an Additional Language PG Cert Education
Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages MA Education
Team Coaching - PG Cert


Therapeutic Counselling (top-up) BScH Health
Therapeutic Play Skills (APAC) - PG Cert Health
Town & Regional Planning MA - degree apprenticeship Built Environment, Engineering & Computing
Transformative Education MA  Education
Urban and Rural Planning MSc Built Environment, Engineering & Computing
UK Planning Law & Practice - PGCert Built Environment, Engineering & Computing

Contact Postal Loans

Postal address for returns

Postal Loans
Sheila Silver Library
Leslie Silver Building
Leeds Beckett University
Woodhouse Lane