Visit the library

The Helsinki University Library is open to everyone. You are free to explore the library during its opening hours. Please be mindful of the people working at the library when you move around the premises.
Tours of the library

You can book a guided tour of the Helsinki University Main Library or campus libraries for active partners and guests of the University of Helsinki, or groups consisting of library professionals.

For such groups the tours are free of charge.

The tour can be tailored according to the wishes of the group, presenting an overview of the library facilities and an introduction to its activities and services.

The maximum group size for the tours is 20 persons/guide.

Re­quest a tour of the library

Request a tour by contacting the library's hosting team:

Please contact the library at least two weeks prior to the desired date.

Unfortunately Helsinki University Library cannot guarantee to provide a tour on the requested date.