How do I sign into Discover?

We recommend signing in when searching Discover, this lessens the authentication required to access resources.  Also enables you to save searches/items, and apply for inter-library loans.  If your name appears top-right of the Discover results screen you are signed in!

  • To sign in, when prompted, select 'Login to Leeds Beckett University' and use your MyBeckett username / password as required. Or if you access Discover directly, click 'sign in' top right of screen and follow the prompts.  Successful sign in is confirmed by your name appearing in the top right.

Further information:

If you access Discover via the tabbed search box in MyBeckett or library website, a search will result in an authentication request

Select 'Log in to Leeds Beckett University':

Discover authentication request options, Log in to Leeds Beckett University is highlighted


In the next screen select 'Leeds Beckett University Login':

sign in options for Discover, 'Leeds Beckett University Login' is highlighted

If requested please login with your MyBeckett username / password

If you access Discover via the direct link, click 'Sign in' top-right:  Sign in located top right of Discover screen


  • When signed in, your name is displayed top-right of the screen. You will also be able to view any saved items/searches:

Account details, including name, saved items and searches options


See our video for accessing Discover via MyBeckett:


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