News and con­tact information

Excep­tio­nal ope­ning hours due to the covid situation

From Mon­day 23 Novem­ber, the libra­ry’s ser­vice desk is open only onli­ne Mon — Fri from 10 to 14.

The­re is no cus­to­mer ser­vice avai­lable at the libra­ry. If you neces­sa­ri­ly need to pick up your libra­ry card or pay libra­ry pay­ments, plea­se con­tact the libra­ry and make an appoint­ment in advance.

Self-ser­vice libra­ry is open Mon — Fri from 7 to 17. Stu­dying at the libra­ry faci­li­ties is not possible. 

All unneces­sa­ry moving around on cam­pus pre­mi­ses should be avoi­ded. A face mask must be worn at all times, also at the library.

Con­tact us

Kare­lia Uni­ver­si­ty of Applied Sciences
Tik­ka­rin­ne 9

Cus­to­mer service

tel. +358 50 311 9545 (also What­sApp)
email: library(at)

Fol­low us on Face­book and Ins­ta­gram, chat with us on Kare­lia-Fin­na

Head of Libra­ry and Infor­ma­tion Ser­vices Kari Tiai­nen, tel. +358 50 434 3689
Head of Libra­ry and Infor­ma­tion Ser­vices Pek­ka Mal­ve­la, tel. +358 50 326 0450
Other staff: firstname.lastname(at)
Staff’s con­tact infor­ma­tion on Int­ra and on Pak­ki

Publica­tions: julkaisut(at)
Aqcui­si­tion: hankinta(at)
User educa­tion: library(at)
The­ses and The­seus: opinnayte(at)
Inter­libra­ry loans: kaukopalvelu(at)