MyBeckett Upgrade!

MyBeckett will be unavailable 22:00 Monday 31st July – 17.00 Friday 4th August due to the annual MyBeckett upgrade.

Apologies for any inconvenience caused by this essential downtime period. Thank you.

If you have any questions please contact the Offsite team who will be happy to help you.

We will keep you up to date and if you haven’t already joined the Leeds Beckett Distance Learning Community please come and join us – you will find updates, information, guidance, hints and tips and more.

Leeds Beckett Distance Learning Community is a place for all Leeds Beckett distance learning students, across all courses, to chat to each other and to ask questions to the Distance Learning Unit.

Sign up here to become part of the community.

 

Join up to the Leeds Beckett Distance Learning Community

Hello to all distance learning students, come and join us on the Leeds Beckett Distance Learning Community.

Leeds Beckett Distance Learning Community is a place for all Leeds Beckett distance learning students, across all courses, to chat to each other and to ask questions to the Distance Learning Unit.

You will find relevant, up to date and interesting information posted regularly.

Sign up here to become part of the community.

Please don’t hesitate to get in touch with the Library Offsite team if you have any questions.

Join the Leeds Beckett Distance Learning Community

Hello to all distance learning students, come and join us on the Leeds Beckett Distance Learning Community.

Leeds Beckett Distance Learning Community is a place for all Leeds Beckett distance learning students, across all courses, to chat to each other and to ask questions to the Distance Learning Unit.

Its a great way to keep up to date with relevant news and information.  See their latest video on ‘What’s it like to be a Distance Learning Student at Leeds Beckett’.

Sign up here to become part of the community.

Please get in touch with the Library Offsite team if you have any questions.

Summer reading for all!

ebook summer readsIf you’re having a break between modules why not check out our Summer ebook reading.

Did you know that the Library has a wide selection of fiction for you to choose from, browse the Library Catalogue for titles.

Find these and more summer activities on Key Library Resources.

Get ahead and boost your skills by exploring the Skills for Learning website, access podcasts, self-paced tutorials and much more!

Or wherever you are relax and listen to our Schools Out for Summer playlist!

Little Petherick Creek, Padstow, Cornwall (taken by Vicky)

Don’t forget the Offsite team are here to help you all year round so if you have any questions please contact us.  Its business as usual for us through the Summer months and we would love to hear from you.  Find our contact details here.

Find out what Leeds Beckett Student Wellbeing can do for you

The Leeds Beckett Student and Wellbeing team have posted an informative video on supporting you as a Distance Learner.  Here is James Ewens from the Leeds Beckett Student and Wellbeing team talking about what services his team can offer to you.

You can also view this video and much more on the Leeds Beckett Distance Learning Community.  To sign up please click here.

Please get in touch with the Leeds Beckett Library Offsite team if you have any questions.

Another new member of the Offsite team!

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We have a new member of the Offsite team!  Andy is an Information Services Librarian and has worked at Leeds Beckett Library for over 12 years.  He is looking forward to providing regular support to our Distance Learners, and utilising his experience of working at Leeds Beckett.  To celebrate Andy and Lesley joining the team recently we have a new team photo on its way soon, watch out for it on our Offsite page – please also use this page to contact us with any questions.  We look forward to hearing from you.

 

CHECK OUT HOW YOU CAN MAKE EBOOKS MORE ACCESSIBLE!

A new Accessibility page has been added to the eBooks guide on the Library website. The page features FAQs explaining how you can make eBooks more accessible, including instructions for each different platform on changing the text size, changing the font and background colours, and having eBooks read aloud.

As a Distance Learner you may be a regular user of eBooks and find these handy tips helpful for your studies.

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