Contact Information


Opening Hours


Mon-Thu 12.00-16.00

Fri Closed


Closed until further notice

The library will move to new premises and will open in 2024

More information later

Loans can also be returned to our letterbox at street level.

For technical reasons beyond our control, there have been problems keeping the lower door and elevators open on Mondays after 4:15 pm. We apologize for any inconvenience.

If the elevator is not working, please call us at 02 953 38006 and we will come let you in.

Visiting address

Sörnäisten rantatie 25 A, 5th floor (at the corner of Käenkuja and Sörnäisten rantatie)

From Hämeentie, the only accessible entrance is via Vilhonvuorenkatu. There is a tall set of stairs at the end of Käenkuja.

By public transport: Buses 16 and 55.
Metro: Kalasatama and Sörnäinen stations.

Mailing address

PL 16, 00501 Helsinki

Customer service: 02 953 38006


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Tiina Junttila, clippings archive, tel. 02 953 38112
Antti Kalliola, librarian, information services, tel. 02 953 38119