Library Portal

Welcome to Leeds Arts University library portal page. From here you can find library opening times, contact information, our library catalogue, and discover our special collections & online resources.

Covid-19 Update -  PLEASE NOTE: As of 23.03.2020 the library is currently closed until further notice:

 All library loans are currently extended until the 31st July 2020. We will circulate an announcement advising students on the return of loans, including loans for those students who have completed their studies, when processes are in place to allow this to be done safely.

 Please contact the library team if you have any queries relating to loans at:


Leeds Arts University students and staff can also visit our eStudio page to contact the library team for announcements, advice on using the library, searching the library catalogue, accessing online resources and more.

Opening Times Summer| 2020 |
Blenheim Walk (LS2 9AQ)  | 0113 202 8169

Monday - Friday                  Currently closed

Saturday                              Currently closed

Library closed on Sundays

Vernon Street (LS2 8PH)  | 0113 202 8096     

Monday - Thursday                 Currently closed

Friday                                      Currently closed

Library closed on weekends

Alumni Access

Leeds Arts University alumni have reference access to the university library. To book an appointment please contact alumni relations at:


Leeds Arts University library is a member of the SCONUL Access scheme which allows university library users to borrow or use books and journals at other libraries which belong to the scheme. To find out more, check your eligibility and apply, please visit the SCONUL Access website.

Please note: It is advised that before your visit you check the branch of any library items you may wish to view by using library search page.

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