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Hardware 34 services
- 3D Printer
- Blood pressure cuff
- Bubble level
- Button/badge makers
Borrow a laptop
Laptops can be borrowed from the Periodicals department on the second floor (to be used only in the library, they do not work outside the library) with a library card and ID. You cannot print from laptops.
There are many customer computers in the library. The desktop computers are downstairs, mostly in the Makerspace area, the laptops are upstairs. To borrow a laptop (to be used during your visit in the library) you need to show your library card, and an ID with a photo, at the 2nd floor info-desk. Sign in to a customer computer: library. Password: 12345
Copy machine (color)
In Sello Library there are 3 copy machines (colour). One is next to the service desk in the lounge, one is in on the second floor near the info desk. You may print up to 20 pages. Please avoid unnecessary printing. The default setting for printing is black and white. Prints and copies are free of charge. The Citizen’s office on the first floor has also a copy machine (black-and white) for customers.
- Data projector
- Desibel Meter
- Digitizing cinefilms
- Power consumption meter
Playstation, Wii, Xbox. The game consoles are in the Youth section and Children's World. The games are available at the Children’s World Mon-Fri at 13-18. During other times and weekends, according to demand and situation. You can play Wii- and Playstation3 games that are allowed for all ages. The number of players is max 4 at one time.
- Impact drill
- Laminating machines
- Laser distance meter
- Media workstation
- Memory card reader
- Tulostimet (väri)
- Reel tape digitizing
Copymachines, upstairs and downstairs, are also scanners and you can save documents into a memorystick. There is a scanner that can also scan slides and film negatives in the Makerspace. You can reserve it online https://varaamo.espoo.fi or by calling 09 816 57607
There are some customer computers with Russian keyboards In Makerspace
- Sewing machine
- Soldering iron
- Surface thermometer
There is a table football game in the youth section Pointti for over 12 year old customers.
Borrow a tablet computer at info desk on the 2nd floor. Give your library card's last 4 digits. The tablets can be used only inside the library and for 2 hours. When you return the tablet, just place it back on the rack and all the information will be wiped out from the tablet.
USB memory stick
USB memory stick. Borrow a USB memory stick In Makerspace
- Video editing
- Vinyl cutter
- Vinyl printer
- Waste tongs
Room 13 services
- Booking facilities
Akseli-hall, a multifunctional room on the second floor, can be reserved for meetings, lectures or events. Seats for max 60 people, with desks for 30. Reservations are only for groups that contain at least 5 people. There is microphone, data-projector, BD-player, tuner-amplifier, VHS-player, and an overhead projector. You can borrow a laptop from the service desk. Fees: - free of charge for all associations, Espoo city units and housing companies in Espoo - companies are charged 100 € / starting hour. Customers can use Akseli-hall when it is available. It is possible to order refreshments. Please see -> Cafes and restaurants! Reserve for meetings online: https://varaamo.espoo.fi
- Exhibition room
Lounge / Stage
Lounge and stage. The large entrance lounge with a stage on the first floor can be reserved for events, fairs, competitions and shows. Wireless microphones. Chairs for 100 people available. More information on the page Facilities on helmet.fi/sello.
Band Training Facility Roland-Room
Band Training Facility Roland-Room. Rehearse almost soundlessly with your band wearing headphones connected to a mixer. Rules: over 13 years old, or with a guardian if under 13. You need the library card number for booking time, max. 6 h / week. Online booking requires access rights. Booking site: https://varaamo.espoo.fi/
There are 2 music rooms in the Music department that you can reserve. One of the rooms has a piano and the other one a baby grand piano and a harmonium. You may use the music rooms for 4 hours / week. There is also an electric piano you can play without booking. Online booking: https://varaamo.espoo.fi. For further information, please contact the Music department service desk or call 09 816 57607.
Studio: Online booking: https://varaamo.espoo.fi. Available for customers of 15 years of age or over who own a Helmet -library card and have basic IT knowledge. Orientation is compulsory. For further information, contact: phone number 09 816 57607. Studio equipment: Logic Pro 9 / Logic Pro X, Universal Audio Apollo sound card, large and small acoustic diaphragm condenser, midi-keyboard, electronic drums, el. bass, el. guitar and electro acoustic guitar.
- Paja / makerspace
- Reading hall
Stage. The large entrance lounge and the stage on the first floor can be reserved for events, fairs, competitions and shows. Wireless microphones. Chairs for 100 people available. Enquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please see the page Facilities or the link for more information!
- Cultural Space
Service 41 services
- Self-care Point
Bicycle Pit Stop
Bicycle Pit Stop in Makerspace. Reserve from Varaamo: https://varaamo.espoo.fi
Biljard. In Pointti for customers over 12 years of age. Please book a time at Pointti.
In the lounge and in Children's Land are the the board games that you can borrow. In Pointti and in the Children's Land you can play board games.
Book exchange station is near the service desk on the first floor
Cafes and restaurants
Cafe "Kirjastokahvila Marian Konditoria" is partly inside the library, tel. 044 981 3637. There are several cafes in Sello. Email: email@example.com. Also from Roberts Coffee, you can order catering for your event in the library, tel. 0108394003.
- Cash payment option
- Citizen Service
- Credit card option
- Digital adviser (personal quiding for free)
- Digital piano
Digitize photos, slides, negatives, cinefilms, LP's and c-cassettes and VHS's in Makerspace! You can get help how to use these devices in Makerspace and/or book them by calling 09 8165 7607 or you can also book time online. More information on helmet.fi/sello -> Makerspace.
- Music digitizer
We wish to protect those with allergies In the Children’s department, and recommend keeping dogs off the carpets. Other than that, dogs are welcome to Sello Library.
You can return library materials even if the library is not open. The Book drop is in the entrance C to the left from the main entrance. The Book drop is open: Mon-Fri 7.30-8.00 and 20-21 Sat 7.30-10 and Sun 10-11. The real returning date will be set when the library is open next time. It is on your own responsibility if you return your loans via the book drop.
Enter ry's IT-help for seniors
Enter ry's IT-help for seniors. In Makerspace on Thursdays at 10-12 (This is mainly in Finnish and not during the summer)
IT-workshop is every Thursday at 16-17:30 in Makerspace
- Itsepalvelulainaus ja -palautus
- Lasten palvelut
Library tours, collaboration between schools and library, and teaching how to use the library
Send email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Box of musical instruments for children
In the Music department: A piano, a baby grand piano, a harmonium, an electric piano, an electric guitar, an electro acoustic guitar, an electric bass, digital drums. The music rooms have a piano or the baby grand and the harmonium, you can borrow the electro acoustic guitar to play there. You can borrow an ukulele to play at home (check helmet.fi). Studio has a digital drum set, a midi-keyboard, and you can borrow the electric guitar, electro acoustic guitar and the electric bass to play in the studio. In Pointti, the youth department: an electro acoustic guitar, an acoustic bass guitar, a cajon (percussion). You can play or try the instruments in Pointti or in the music rooms of the Music department.
Call 09 81657607 to get guidance for bicycle repair, studio, music, or different devices of Makerspace
- Open on Saturdays
- Open on Sundays
Baseball (Finnish) set for a team. You can borrow a Finnish baseball set for a team from the downstairs service desk. There are 2 sets you can borrow, one for a youth team or one for an adult team. Check availability <a href="http://luettelo.helmet.fi/record=b2043141~S9*fin">HelMet</a>. Sets cannot be reserved. During the summer, you can play Mölkky (a Finnish outdoor game), and other outdoor games in front of the library. The sets can be borrowed from the youth department Pointti.
- Possibility to listen to music
- Registeration for Celia
Reserve a personal music trainer for yourself
Reserve a personal music trainer for yourself. Personal music trainer is a service for you who want guidance from a professional with your choices of music to listen to, or help with finding out about a new music genre, or if you just wish to get better acquainted with the diverse world of music. There will be an initial interview to find out about your needs, after which, the trainer will compose you a list of music to listen to. You can contact Sello Library Music Department by phone, number 09 816 57615, or email: email@example.com
- Self-service lending machine
- Self-service printing
Music Notation Software Sibelius, MIDI keyboard and scanner
Music Notation Software Sibelius 8, MIDI keyboard and scanner. Reserve time: https://varaamo.espoo.fi
Studioquide. In the Music department
- Tutustumis- ja ryhmäkäynnit ja kirjastonkäytön opetus
- Varausten itsepalvelunouto
- VHS-DVD converter
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