Library Portal

Pages from a book overlooking the view from Leeds Arts University Library at Blenheim Walk


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

You can also visit our eStudio page where you will find information and announcements related to the library service, advice and inductions on how to use the library, library account help, research and reference guides, online resources, contact details and much more.

If you have any queries or need help from a member of the library team please contact:

The libraries abide by university wide closures, such as Bank Holidays. Find the opening times for each site below:


Blenheim Walk | 0113 202 8169

Monday - Friday - 08:30 – 21:00 

Saturday - 10:00 - 17:00


Vernon Street | 0113 202 8096

Monday - Friday 08:30 - 17:30

Closed on Saturday and Sunday


Art Supplies

Both libraries have their own art supplies shops and stock a wide range of quality branded products and stationary at discounted prices. Presentation of a student card when purchasing items allows for a further 20% discount.

Alumni Access

Leeds Arts University alumni can access the university library at Blenheim Walk by appointment. Please contact Alumni Relations for more information 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. 

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