Tietoasiantuntija nousee portaita.

Most of our services are free of charge.

You can pay for your services

  • at the service desk of the library via MobilePay or in cash
  • online by logging in to Helka.


Helka library cardfree of charge
Replacement of lost Helka card€5
Fee for an overdue loan/item/day€0.50 (maximum fine €5/item)
Replacement of a lost itemaccording to invoice (handling charge €30 + overdue fines are included)


Holds not picked up€3

Copies and printing

Photocopy, self-service, black-and-white€0.10
Photocopy, self-service, full-colour€0.20
Photocopy, full-service, A4€0.40
Photocopy, full-service, A3€0.70
Black-and-white print, self-service€0.10€
Colour print, self-service€0.20

Information service

Information retrievalfirst hour free of charge, after which €20 / hour + expenses

Interlibrary loans

Interlibrary loans for private individuals

Loans from the Repository LibraryFree of charge
Loans from Finnish libraries€10/item
Loans from Scandinavian libraries€10/ item
Loans from libraries abroad€25 or according to invoice

Interlibrary loans for libraries

Loans to Finnish libraries€10/ item
Loans to Finnish libraries (photocopies)€10/ for every 20 pages
Loans to Scandinavian and Baltic librariesFree of charge
Loans to other libraries abroadFrom €17/ item, or 2 x IFLA Voucher

Photo: Emma Suominen.