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Collection 2 services
Hardware 8 services
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.
Computers have Internet access, office software (excluding Outlook e-mail), and the ability to print.
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
Energy consumption meter
You can request an energy meter for a loan from customer service.
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.
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.
Laptops have Windows 10 as well as Windows Office programs (Word, Excel, Powerpoint except Outlook e-mail).
- Tulostaminen, kopiointi ja skannaus
Room 6 services
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
Research rooms can be booked for people.
Research rooms can be booked for people.
In the rooms workstations with internet connection.
5 € / day
20 € / week
50 € / month
Reservations for persons only.
5 € / day, 20 € / week, 50 € / month
Service 12 services
Barrier-free access from the pool side, barrier-free WC, lifts, large font collection, induction loop in the Pentinkulma hall.
Dogs are not allowed on the library premises, except for assistance/guide dogs and reading dogs performing their duties.
The library provides free legal assistance.
Book recycling point
You can bring your own unnecessary books to the book recycling point in the library café and bring new things to read.
The library café serves city residents on weekdays. In addition to coffee, tea and soft drinks, the café serves savory and sweet pastries.
The café also offers services for meetings and other events held in the library.
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
Guidance by Enter ry
Instructioning 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 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.
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.
Self service library in Uutistori can be used independently both before opening the library and after closing the library.
Self service library in Uutistori 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.
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)