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Would there be a document on core competencies (competency index) for library/information professionals for Finland and/or European Union) - in English if… 345 24.8.2017 We have a new Public Libraries Act in Finland. In section 17 states about competence and leadership so: "(1) Public libraries shall have a sufficient number of qualified staff trained in library and information services and other staff. Staff members in expert positions shall have a suitable higher education degree, unless otherwise required by the nature of the position. (2) The director of municipal library services shall have a suitable Master’s degree, leadership skills and good familiarity with the duties and operations of libraries." Every country has the law of their own. Please ask about the competencies from the library…
I want to know that is there availablity of ielts practice book? 343 25.11.2011 Here is a link to a list where you can see all the IELTS materials available in HelMet libraries:*fin/X?SEARCH=ielts*&searchscope=9&m=&l=&b=&… And this link leads to a list of materials available in university libraries:… Please contact your own library in order to get grasp of the materials suitable for your needs.
I have some not needed books (all in Russian language) and I would not want to through them away since they are in good condition and might be useful for… 343 27.8.2013 Yes, it is possible to give them to the library. You can take them to the nearest library. We cannot promise that all of them will be taken, because it might be that we already have some of those books in our collection, but we will check the situation and we will take the books which we need. Thank you very much for you books!
I am doing my thesis, related "entrepreneurship", and Finnish business laws. Could you please tell me which libraries in Helsinki region I should visit ? 342 18.6.2008 I would suggest for you to visit the following three libraries: Helsinki School of Economics Library - Helecon Information Center: The Library of Parliament: Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences: These libraries are open to everybody and you will get their library cards by presenting your ID.
Is there any drama clubs or free clubs in Lappeenranta? 341 3.2.2014 We have sent you and email an have been waiting for more information from you. We are not quite sure what kind of clubs you mean. Please, send us more specified information and we can answer your inquiry.
I am a French/Finnish citizen living in Tampere for more than 40 years. I would like to know if it is possible to get an HELMET library card and PIN so that I… 341 11.2.2017 Everyone who has an address here in Finland can have the Helmet library card. Only thing is that you need to come to any of Helmet libraries in Helsinki, Espoo, Kauniainen or Vantaa with your ID with a picture and we will make you your library card. We don't send library cards via post so you are welcome to visit us.
I'm a Finnish student from Spain and I found the English edition of Fred Karlsson's Finnish grammar. I know that a Spanish version was published but I can't… 339 24.10.2018 The Spanish version of Fred Karlsson's Finnish grammar is Gramática básica del finés (Suomen peruskielioppi, traducción y adaptación: Ursula Ojanen et al., Universidad Autónoma de Madrid : Siglo XXI, distr., 1991, ISBN 84-7477-306-7). The book is available in some university libraries (Helsinki, Turku, Oulu and Jyvaskylä) and as well in some public libraries. You can check the availability of the item for example in Finna or in Frank Metasearch Fennica  
#1. Please send me the name, address and phone numbers of three relatively cheap and safe motels/hotels near the main Eurorail Station in Helsinki, Finland. … 337 31.5.2008 Helsinki is a rather small city with a fairly good public transport. It is rather easy to get around in Helsinki. Below find some hotels adresses Academica Summer Hostel… Hostel Stadion and more You will be well adviced to study the Helsinki city site There are many guided city tours by bus, such as You can make a virtual city tour on the net Have a nice visit in Helsinki
I would love to know if there are 24h reading rooms in any libraries of Helsinki. Even if it is a paid option, it would be still very nice to know. As I am… 336 10.8.2020 This is helas not possible in the metropolitan area public libraries nor Helsinki university library. I did'nt find other libraries either that would have night opening hours. The self-service usually begins at 8 in the morning, in Espoo several libraries open at 7 and close 22,  Haukilahti,  Karhusuo, Kauklahti, Laajalahti, Laaksolahti, Nöykkiö, Otaniemi, Suurpelto ja Viherlaakso. Suomenlinna opens at 6. University libraries open 8,…
Could you tell me in which library I can find books on psychology in English? 334 22.8.2008 Below kindly find a listing on books on psychology in the Helmet libraries. When you click on the title you will see where to find the*fin?/dpsykologia/dpsykologia/1%2C2%2C747%2C… in question.
I have German and English language books I would let go for space reasons, could I bring them to a library (preferably Kallio or center) so someone can have a… 330 26.3.2018 Many libraries in Helmet area have a book exchange service. You can take your books for example to Kallio, Pasila, Vallila, Rikhardinkatu or Library 10. However, the libraries prefer to take in only a few books at the same time, so if you plan to bring lots of them, please contact the staff in advance. Hopefully your books will find a new home!
I want to ask if i request a book which is currently not available in the library, do i have to pay any fees? 328 19.10.2016 No, as long as the book you reserved is part of a collection of any Helmet-library (public library in Espoo, Helsinki, Kauniainen or Vantaa) making a reservation is free.
I have borrowed one book from Nikkila(Sipoo) library and i would like to renew it but i can't. Its webpage is also closed. Any… 328 5.6.2017 They are opening a new system, Helle libraries, and that is why Porsse is closed. Helle netlibrary isn't opened yet, but you can renew your loans by telefone, 09 2353 6003.
Dear Sir/ Madame, I am writer and art journalist right now at artist in residence project at Nelimarkka museum in Alajarvi. I would like to write an article… 325 5.7.2016 Thank you for your request. Unfortunately I did not quite understand if it is Alajärvi Library that you would like to visit or some library in Helsinki. If you meant Alajärvi Library, it would be best for you to contact them straight. Their e-mail address is kirjasto(at) . If on the other hand it is Helsinki City Library that you are interested in, you could contact tiina.tarvonen(at) . Here in Helsinki City Library we would be glad to give you a guided tour in the library and all the information you need. Your book donations would also be very welcome in our collections. Further information about Helsinki City Library in general: about Pasila Library (Main Library) in particular: http://…
What is polytechnic rankings in europe from technology and business? and what is postion of finnish polytechnics and universties in the world? 323 2.7.2001 I asked the Finnish Higher Education Evaluation Council (FINHEEC) ( if there is some official board that ranks European polytechnics and universities. They told me that there is no such board. That is, there are no official ranking lists that compare polytechnics of Europe. I have found university ranking lists produced by different institutions for a few separate European countries. They are (Universities of Germany) (Universities of Norway)… (Universities of Great Britain) (…
Aloitin juuri työskentelyn Tallinnan suomalaisessa koulussa ja haluaisin tietää, olisiko esimerkiksi Helsingin kaupunginkirjastolta mahdollista saada… 323 16.8.2017 Kirjastokortin myöntämiseen tarvitaan Suomessa oleva osoite, joten valitettavasti ulkomailla asuvan ei ole mahdollista saada korttia ja oikeutta aineiston käyttöön. Kortti tarvitaan myös e-kirjojen lainaamiseen, eikä erillistä lisenssiä niitä varten ole. Alla olevasta linkistä tietoa Helmet-kirjastojen kirjastokortista:…
I was planning on loaning some board games for Christmas from Oodi. Is this somehow possible? :) 321 15.12.2020 Yes, it is possible to loan for example board games from Oodi and other Helmet libraries by making reservations about them through Helmet. From Oodi you can get your reservations from the 3rd floor. More information for visiting Oodi between 30.11.2020-10.1.2021 in Helmet-pages:… Here you can see all board game of Helmet libraries:… Here you have information about reserving:…
Do you have medical journals 320 29.11.2011 Since you did not specify where you would like to find medical journals, it is slightly difficult to answer your question. The best collections of medical journals in Finland are available in Terkko library ( ). In you are looking for medical journals in some other library, you can directly contact the library in question. You will find the contact information of Finnish libraries here:
Looking for a friend of mine 320 21.11.2018 Väestorekisterikeskus (Population Registry Centre) can possibly help you in locating your friend. The contact information can be found here Contact information,
I had reserved a time at the paja to convert some film, but have to change times, and can not get through on the phone. What is the email and/or phone number… 317 25.8.2016 Please call (09) 816 57 607