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Books and other materials

Metasearch – Books and other materials from almost all the Finnish libraries.
Finna.fi – The material of Finnish archives, libraries and museums.
eLibrary – eLibrary makes public library e-resources available to you.

Finnish Library Buildings

The Buildings website presents some of the new library buildings from recent years in Finland.

Statistics

The Finnish library world in numbers.

Library for Citizens

Library for Citizens – An essential part of the Finnish know-how. The Way Forward for Public Libraries 2016–2020.

National Library of Finland

The National Library of Finland is responsible for the collection, description, preservation and accessibility of Finland’s printed national heritage.

Multilingual Library

Multilingual library offers people living anywhere in Finland a chance to read literature in their native language.

Finnish Libraries Now!

Imagine and explore – Finnish Libraries Now! guides you into the exciting world of the Finnish libraries.

Gadget Island

Gadget Island – Gadget Island is a story-like learning environment. It supports media literacy and information and communications technology skills.

Infopankki

Infopankki.fi – Basic information about Finland.

The Street Librarian teaser

Library Channel – Library WebTV & Radio.

Avantoa puhdistetaan Pohjoisen Uunisaaren avantouintipaikalla.

Finna.fi – The material of Finnish archives, libraries and museums.