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Main Library (Kaisa House)


Helsinki University Main Library contains the printed and electronic data collections of the City Centre Campus Faculties of Arts, Law, Theology, Behavioural and Social Science. The American Resource Center and WELL Kaisa-talo operate on the second floor of the Main library.

The Main Library is located on Fabianinkatu in Kaisaniemi in the building known as Kaisa House. The customer service in the Main Library is located on the entrance level of Kaisa House (3rd floor). There is a direct access from the Library to Learning Centre Aleksandria.

Library News for City Centre Campus

( 20.6.2019 / Kumpula Campus )
Are you taking part in the Academy of Finland’s September call, and need help with data management planning? The Data Support at the University of Helsinki organizes research data management (RDM) basics lectures and data management plan (DMP) works…
( 19.6.2019 / Main Library )
Pride - 50 years of movement book exhibit presents LGBTQ themed material from Helsinki University Library’s collections.
( 13.6.2019 / Main Library )
Last year Helsinki University Library took part to the Helsinki Pride for the first time and organized a book exhibit about LGBTQ studies and a panel discussion in Kaisa House with huge success. This year the library joins forces with the University of He…
( 13.6.2019 / Aleksandria )
From Thursday, June 13, 2019 it is allowed to use laptops in the Main Library’s quiet reading room (no. 2011) on the 2nd floor of the Kaisa House. The smaller reading space (no. 2015) on the 2nd floor is still reserved for work without laptops. Libr…
( 11.6.2019 / Aleksandria )
Starting Wednesday, June 12th, 2019, all self-checkout machines for borrowing will be located on the 3rd floor (the entrance floor of the library). The machines on the other floors (underground floors K4 and K3 as well as floors 2, 4, 5, and 6) will no lo…

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