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Learning Centre Minerva
Learning Centre Minerva

The Learning Center is divided into various working space areas. There are approximately 70 spaces for individual reading and working, and another 100 spaces in various group working facilities.

Group Working Facilities

There are four circle-shaped group working spaces, separated from one another with sound absorbing curtains. On top of this multipurpose space there are two group study rooms.

Reservations can be made for group study rooms K225 and K230 through Office365 calendar. Booking instructions via Helpdesk.

Computers and Wi-Fi

There are computers both in the open learning space and in the quiet reading room. To use a computer at the learning center, you need the university IT account.

You can use your own devices on all areas in the learning center. There are both University of Helsinki Wi-Fi HupNet and Eduroam networks available in the space.

IT Support

IT Support is available by phone, e-mail, and chat at University’s Helpdesk.

Learning and Working Space

Open space for learning, working and recreational purposes is located by the entrance. Room for quiet work is located at the back of the learning center.

Room for Quiet Work

24 spaces, some of which equipped with computers, for quiet reading and thesis work at the back of the space.

Storage Units for Research Material

There are 29 storage units on wheels for storage of material needed in research or thesis work. The units are located behind quiet working space and in room K224a. The units can be booked through Helka Library Database, please search with keyword ’gradukärry/minerva’.




News in Learning Centre Minerva

( 19.7.2017 / Aleksandria )
There is a service break in Dawsonera services on 20 July 2.00-6.00 AM. During the break Dawsonera completes the migration to their new DRM infrastructure.
( 18.7.2017 / eResources )
There is a service break in ProQuest Services on 18 July. ProQuest engineers are working to bring our services back online asap. Edit. ProQuest products and services are now back online 19 July
( 17.7.2017 / Main Library )
Main Library’s 7th floor at Kaisa House is closed on Wednesday 19th of July due to the washing of the carpeting. Other floors are open for customers as usual. We are sorry for the inconvenience.
( 21.6.2017 / eResources )
The subscription of the CMMC (Communication & Mass Media Complete) resource has expired on June 20th 2017. Library, however, provides alternative access to the most popular journals and they can be found in Helka database. In addition the following jo…
( 16.6.2017 / Aleksandria )
Kumpula and Viikki Campus Libraries are still open on midsummer week before the summer break. The Main Library and the Learning Centre Aleksandria change to summer opening hours after the midsummer. Meilahti Campus Library is closed for renovations the wh…