Happy Open Holidays
We’ve extended our opening hours at the Laidlaw Library so you have somewhere to study and revise during the Christmas holidays.
Whether you’re studying in the Laidlaw Library, accessing resources from home, revising hard or taking a much-needed break, we wish you a Happy Christmas!
How we can help
Books are just the beginning. Our dedicated staff can help you to find what you need, access primary research material, and develop your study and research skills.
What you need to know about borrowing, renewing and returning the items you need and how to request items that we don’t have in our libraries.More on Library services
Skills@Library supports taught students to develop academic skills, through online resources, workshops, 1-to-1 appointments, drop-in sessions and teaching in the curriculum.More on Study support
Delve into our outstanding collections of rare books, manuscripts, art and archives and find unique primary research material.More on Special Collections
There are four libraries on campus, along with two public galleries displaying rare items and artworks. There is one off-campus library in St James's Hospital.
New to the library
Library quick start
Your guide to using the libraries at the University of Leeds.
Research quick start
Your guide to how the Library supports researchers at the University of Leeds.
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