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Helsinki University Library is the employer of 170 librarians and other library professionals.

The contact information for all the library personnel can be found on the university's phone directory.

Contact information by the Library Functions

University Librarian

University Librarian, professor Kimmo Tuominen

Kimmo Tuominen: Curriculum Vitae

Customer Service

library@helsinki.fi, tel. 02941 23920

Service Director Ms. Kirsi Mäenpää

City Centre Campus Library, Ms. Iiris Karppinen
Kumpula Campus Library, Ms. Katja Kunttu
Meilahti Campus Library, Mr. Sakari Lipkin
Viikki Campus Library, Ms. Iiris Karppinen

Library Training and Information Literacy

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Ms. Päivi Helminen

Information Resources and IT

Service Director Ms. Marja Hirn

Acquisition of books and journals

Ms. Elina Kähö

Make an acquisition proposal

City Centre Campus Library Ms. Seija Karvanen
Kumpula Campus Library Ms. Mari Viljanen
Meilahti Campus Library Ms. Pirkko-Liisa Nurminen
Viikki Campus Library Ms. Merja Kettunen

Textbook Acquisition

email: hulib-textbooks@helsinki.fi

Metadata Services

Ms. Maria Kovero

Interlibrary loan

Requests for interlibrary loans: http://bit.ly/hulib_interlibraryloan

Interlibrary loan info for Libraries

Applications and IT

IT Manager Ms. Nicola Nykopp

Research Services

Service Director Ms. Pälvi Kaiponen

Metrics Support

email: metriikka-info@helsinki.fi

Open Access Support

email: openaccess-info@helsinki.fi

Research Data Management Support

email: datasupport@helsinki.fi

phone: +358 2941 23000

TUHAT Support

email: tuhat-info@helsinki.fi

phone: +358-2491 22000


Head of Administration Ms. Hilkka Pöyhönen


Ms. Tarja Hämäläinen

EU Funding and Project Management

Mr. Pauli Assinen

Communications and Media Relations


Communications Manager Veera Ristikartano

Visiting Library

Contact the library's host: hulib-visit@helsinki.fi

International Cooperation and Staff Mobility, ISEW


Other Staff Members

Contact information for the entire library personnel can be found on University of Helsinki Phone Directory.