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Library services during the COVID-19 pandemic

Turku UAS campus libraries have restrictions in the services from 7th December 2020. You can come to the library to borrow and return material by yourself, but you can't stay in the library for work. Customer workstations in the library have been disabled and extra stays in the library premises should be avoided.

Library customer service can be reached by email at library(a)turkuamk.fi as well as by phone, tel +358 2 263 35390.

[Page updated 4.3.2021]

Campus libraries and borrowing services

  • Kupittaa Campus library, Lemppari
    Self-service for borrowing and returning material MON - FRI 10am - 8pm. If you need customer service in the library premises, please book an appointment beforehand  library(a)turkuamk.fi
  • Kupittaa Campus library, EduCity
    Guidance available online on MON, WED and THU 10am - 1pm. Send an email to library(a)turkuamk.fi and suggest a date and time. We'll contact you.
  • Arts library Sigyn at Linnankatu
    Material can be borrowed and returned MON- THU 12pm - 3pm and FRI 12pm - 2pm. N.B.! Arts Library Sigyn is closed 24.5. - 31.8.2021; more information on the closure of Arts Library Sigyn . 
  • Salo Campus library
    Self-service on borrowing and returning material MON - FRI 8am - 4pm.

See library websites for further details on possible exceptional opening hours  and the opening hours in the summer 2021 .

Access to customer workstations in all campus libraries has been disabled. We kindly ask you to pay as quick a visit to the library as possible. If possible, please check the availability and shelving place of the material you need before arriving at the library. The library may limit the number of customers in the library, if necessary. Long-term guidance services are offered online.

Returns, fines and fees

The material on loan will be automatically renewed. You will receive a notification if your loan has been reserved and needs to be returned. In addition to self-check machines, the material can be returned to the return drop-boxes of campus libraries, as well as to the return drop-box located beside the back door of the Kupittaa Campus library, Lemppari, outside on the platform.

The fines can be paid online on Turku UAS Finna

If you have any questions about returns or fines and fees, contact library(at)turkuamk.fi .

Reservations

Reservations can be made at Turku UAS Finna as usual. Reserved material can be picked up during campus libraries' opening hours.

If you have any questions about reservations, contact library(a)turkuamk.fi .

Services and guidance online

Make use of library services online! For customer service, please contact library(a)turkuamk.fi or call +358 2 263 35390.

Consultation on information seeking is provided in Teams on Mon, Wed and Thu from 10am to 1pm by appointment. Send message to library(a)turkuamk.fi and suggest a date and time. We'll contact you.

Also, keep in mind Turku UAS Finna  and the Information and Research Guides to get started in independent data acquisition and get access to e-resources.