Help and Support


A team of friendly and professional librarians are always on hand to help you get the best out of the library resources and services. We are located on the 5th floor, second office on the left as you exit the lift. Do not hestitate to drop in if you have a specific question you would like to ask a member of the team. Take a look at our library staff page for more information.

Counter Assistants

If you require help with how to log onto your library account or can't find an item and require help with finding something on the shelf the counter assistants are more than happy to help you.


Inductions are timetabled into your first few weeks at Leeds College of Music and are designed to help you in library orientation and helping you get the most out of the library resources and services. If you miss your induction for any reason, you can request an induction by email

Student Support

If you consider yourself to a learning difficulty, health condition or disability, please contact Laura York and Scott Sinfield, the conservatoire’s disability advisors, in room 401 or via email: They will be happy to discuss your support needs including any adjustments or adaptations that you require. This might include how you access the library and its facilities, e.g. having access to extended book loans.


The Library has a collection of tutorials to help you get started on using resources, facilities and services that the library provides. Tutorials range from how to use search the Library Catalogue, How to use a vinyl player, using online streaming databases or how to search the reference database Oxford Music Online.

Click here to view the A-Z tutorials glossary

Library Handbook

For a brief overview of the library services download one or pick up a library brochure at the library entrance.


Contact Us

Library Counter: 0113 222 3458
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Frequently Asked Questions

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Your conservatoire

Undergraduate study

We have a number of music degrees at undergraduate level – find out about our Foundation, BA, combined and top-up degrees

What's On

Our packed concert season welcomes everyone from global superstars to up-and-coming talents – and Leeds College of Music students are always at the heart of the programme

Short Courses

Keen on developing your skills on an instrument – or your voice? Check out our short courses on offer