The Arcada library is open only for students and staff from Nov. 30-Dec. 18. Customer service is available in the library Mon-Fri 10am-1pm, self service hours from 7am-9pm, as usual. We are happy to answer your questions also through e-mail,, or call us on 0294 282 690.

All books borrowed or renewed by Nov. 30 will be due the earliest on Jan. 11 2021. Renew your loans online through Arcada Finna External link or through the Tuudo app.

Update: From Nov.30 to Dec. 18, it is possible to make reservations for books available on the library shelves. Send your request to The requested books will be put on hold for you for 3 working days, you find them on the shelf for reserved books. Visit the library anytime Mon-Fri 7am-9pm and borrow the reserved book through the lending machine. Please note - the library staff is processing your requests only Mon-Fri between 10am-1pm. Be aware that the reserved book could be borrowed by someone else before the library staff has processed your request and put the book aside.

The library is open again after the Christmas holiday on Jan. 11 2021. We follow the Arcada guidelines and will inform you if there will be changes to this plan. We recommend all customers to use the e-material available always when possible, External link.

The library staff wishes everyone a safe December and a Happy New Year!