Kerava City Library
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Celia Library Services
Celia produces and distributes literature in a format that is accessible to people with reading disabilities, e.g. as audiobooks and braille books. At the library, you can register as a customer of Celia's online service; for more information on the services available, contact the library.
- Ellibs e-book service
- ePress-service (Finnish newspapers and magazines)
Home region collection
The material of the home region collection is not given as a home loan but it can be examined on the library premises. The staff will fetch the desired material from the Kerava loft.
Concert recordings, opera and ballet, as well as documentaries and master classes. Log in with your library card and PIN code through the online library of Kirkes libraries.
- Naxos Music Library
Naxos Music Library Jazz
A service specialized in jazz music. Available with the Library card number.
Naxos Music Library World
A service specialized in world music. Log in with your Library card number.
Naxos Video Library
Opera recordings, theater performances, documentaries, ballets and concerts. The service is logged in with a library card.
Rockway music courses
Finnish online service where you can study playing or singing (in Finnish). Rockway courses can be accessed with a Kirkes library card and PIN.
Viddla movie service
Through Viddla, you can watch both Finnish and foreign films on your own device. The Viddla streaming service can be accessed with a Kirkes library card and a PIN. Collections can be browsed without logging in.
Hardware 11 services
Kerava Library's Värkkäämö has equipment of Ultimaker for 3D printing. When necessary, the library staff will guide you in using equipment and programs as best they can.
1 € / printout
USB-C, micro-USB and Lightning-USB chargers available for loan from customer service.
Bookable workstations are available in the library.
Workstations can be booked for both those under 15 and those over 15. Workstations can be accessed with a valid Kirkes Library Card number and a four-digit PIN code. Ebooking machines can also be booked in advance either in the library or via the link.
The computers have an internet connection and office programs (with the exception of Outlook e-mail), and the workstations of over 15-year-olds also have the option of printing.
Various computer equipment can be borrowed for use in the library premises.
• CD / DVD drive
• headphones / earphones
• floppy disk drive
• memory card reader
• VHS-C adapter
• barcode reader
The library's Pentinkulmasali has a steady documentary camera. You can inquire about a portable documentary camera from the library.
Energy consumption meter
The library's collection has energy consumption meters that can be borrowed.
Background noise reducing headphones
Available for loan from the library's customer service.
The library copy, print, and scan point has a paper shredder.
A paper shredder is used at the library's copy, print, and scan points. In the shredder you can destroy e.g. paper, CDs, and plastic cards.
Sporting equipment can be borrowed from Uutistori (press room).
Borrowed for customers over 15 years of age.
Borrowed for customers over 15 years of age. Laptops can only be used on the library premises and are borrowed from the library's customer service. When borrowing, a valid photo ID must be presented, which will be pledged for the loan period of the laptop. Laptops cannot be booked in advance.
- Printing, copying and scanning
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Changing table for babies in the library toilet.
On the first floor of the library there is a changing table in the disabled toilet (locked, staff opens on request) and a toilet in the children's section.
Small group spaces
The library has small group spaces to book.
There are three bookable small group spaces on the first floor of the library: Base, Tarina and Pakina. The base also acts as a digitization space. Reservations are free of charge. The premises are not available for paid or commercial activities or for business activities.
Meeting rooms can be reserved in the library.
The library's premises Satusiipi, Pentinkulma and Kerava loft can be reserved for gatherings, training rooms and screenings for various groups.
0-110 € / hour
The library has a reading room Arja for quiet work.
On the second floor of the library is the reading room Arja, which is intended for quiet work. The reading room is freely available during the library's opening hours.
Research room can be booked for people.
The research room is subject to a fee and can be reserved for a person. Features workstations with Internet access.
Genealogy room / workstation
The room includes a microfilm and card reader and the ability to record from film / card.
Located on the second floor of the library, this room has a microfilm and card reader and possibility to record from film or card.
You can also digitize video cassettes to an external hard disk, DVD, or memory stick.
- Room for reading newspapers and magazines
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Barrier-free access from the pool side, barrier-free WC, lifts, large font collection, induction loop in the Pentinkulma hall and customer service.
Assistive and guide dogs and reading dogs performing their duties may be brought to the library premises.
Book recycling point
You can bring your own unnecessary books to the book recycling point and bring new things to read.
The home service is intended for people who, due to old age, disability, illness or other reasons, are unable to do business in the library themselves.
- Books home -service
Card payment option
Card payment options with the most well-known debit cards and credit cards. Also NFC payment is possible.
In the library you can digitize:
• VHS tapes and VHS-C tapes for camcorders
• C-cassettes and LPs
• slides for both 35mm and 120mm films
The room also has a microfilm and card reader.
Digital guidance by Enter ry
Guidance on how to use your computer and mobile devices.
The library has four exhibition walls and three display cases that individuals, organizations and communities can reserve for their exhibitions.
The library has four exhibition walls and three display cases that individuals, organizations and communities can reserve for their exhibitions. An exhibition wall or display case is usually booked for one month at a time. The window gallery is subject to a fee, other facilities are free of charge for the exhibitor. Among other things, hanging hooks and brochure stands are available for the exhibitor.
The library provides free legal assistance.
Library tours, collaboration between schools and library, and teaching how to use the library
No dogs allowed
Guide, helper and reading dogs allowed.
Only dogs involved in guidance and assistance tasks as well as reading dog activities are allowed on the library premises.
- Reading dog
Self service library in Uutistori can be used independently both before opening the library and after closing the library.
Self service library in Uutistori (newsroom) can be used independently both before opening the library and after closing the library, please check the opening hours on the library's website. You log in to the private library with your Kirkes library card and PIN code.
Self-service checkout of reservations
Reservations are located on the shelf in Uutistori (newsroom) in numerical order. The pick-up notice includes a personal reservation number, according to which the reservation can be found on the shelf. Reservations must always be borrowed either with a self-service machine by library card and PIN-code or from a customer service desk.
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)