Library’s opening hours 18.12.2017-14.1.2018

Holiday season opening hours begin on Monday December 18th at the Helsinki University Library. We will return to normal opening hours on Monday January 15th 2018.



Kaisa House is closed between 23rd and 26th of Dec., Kumpula and Viikki Campus Libraries are closed from Dec. 23rd to January 1st. Meilahti Campus Library Terkko is closed from Dec. 23rd to Jan. 7th 2018.  Kaisa House and Learning Centres Aleksandria and Minerva are open between holidays on December 27th to 29th.

Check all holiday season opening hours from the library’s website.

Please bear in mind that the approaching turn of the year also extends the loan period of books.

Loan periods extend from Monday November 23rd

The approaching turn of the year shortens the library opening hours, but extends the loan period of books.

Due date will be no earlier than January 12th, 2016, when you borrow or renew your loans

  • November 23rd onwards for books with a 28-day loan period
  • December 7th onwards for books with a 14-day loan period
  • December 17th onwards for books with a 2-day loan period.

Library locations have exceptional opening hours from Friday December 18th.

  • We will return to the normal opening hours after Epiphany, Thursday January 7th, 2016. Check the opening hours on the library website.