Devices Hardware

Available in these libraries

  • Askainen library, Masku

  • Björköby library, Mustasaari

  • Bookmobile Tesaurus (Kouvola), Kouvola

  • Etelä-Haaga Library, Helsinki

  • Eurajoki Main Library, Eurajoki

  • Haapavesi Library, Haapavesi

  • Harjavalta Library, Harjavalta

  • Hattula Library, Hattula

  • Hepolamminkadun IT-kirjasto (TOKI-kirjastot), Tampere

  • Ii main library, Ii

  • Iitti library, Iitti

  • Joensuu Main Library, Joensuu

  • Kajaani main library, Kajaani

  • Kallio Library, Helsinki

  • Kerava City Library, Kerava

    • Peripherals

      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

  • Kontula Library, Helsinki

    • Equipments

      Emanometer, Surface temperature meters, Electricity consumption meters, 

  • Kotka Campus library, Kotka

  • Kouvola Campus library, Kouvola

  • Kouvola main library, Kouvola

  • Kvevlax library, Mustasaari

  • Kållby library, Pedersöre

  • Lohja, main library, Lohja

  • Luopioinen Library, Pälkäne

  • Main Library, Vaasa

    • Infrared thermometer

      Infrared thermometer. Tarmo.  Measuring range -50 – 300 C. With bag and two leaflets.

      The loan period for tools and equipment is two weeks. You can reserve tools and equipment and choose from which Vaasa city library location you would like to pick up your reservation.Return the tools and equipment to a library circulation desk. Do not use a book drop or a self-return machine.

      Borrower responsibilities

      • You are responsible for the tools and equipment checked out in your name.
      • Handle the tools and equipment carefully. You are liable for any damage to the tools and equipment caused by improper use.
      • The library is not responsible for any damage caused by the tools or equipment. Please report any faulty tools and equipment to the library staff.
      • Clean the tools and equipment before you return them to the library.
      • The library cannot provide additional instruction on the operation of tools and equipment. Please, refer to the user guides if you need help using the tools and equipment.
    • Blood pressure monitor

      Two blood pressure monitors. Omron M2. With bag and five leaflets.

      The loan period for tools and equipment is two weeks. You can reserve tools and equipment and choose from which Vaasa city library location you would like to pick up your reservation.Return the tools and equipment to a library circulation desk. Do not use a book drop or a self-return machine.

      Borrower responsibilities

      • You are responsible for the tools and equipment checked out in your name.
      • Handle the tools and equipment carefully. You are liable for any damage to the tools and equipment caused by improper use.
      • The library is not responsible for any damage caused by the tools or equipment. Please report any faulty tools and equipment to the library staff.
      • Clean the tools and equipment before you return them to the library.
      • The library cannot provide additional instruction on the operation of tools and equipment. Please, refer to the user guides if you need help using the tools and equipment.
    • Thermo detector

      Thermo detector. Bosch PTD 1. With bag and three leaflets.

      The loan period for tools and equipment is two weeks. You can reserve tools and equipment and choose from which Vaasa city library location you would like to pick up your reservation.Return the tools and equipment to a library circulation desk. Do not use a book drop or a self-return machine.

      Borrower responsibilities

      • You are responsible for the tools and equipment checked out in your name.
      • Handle the tools and equipment carefully. You are liable for any damage to the tools and equipment caused by improper use.
      • The library is not responsible for any damage caused by the tools or equipment. Please report any faulty tools and equipment to the library staff.
      • Clean the tools and equipment before you return them to the library.
      • The library cannot provide additional instruction on the operation of tools and equipment. Please, refer to the user guides if you need help using the tools and equipment.
    • A ukulele

      A ukulele. A Gecko soprano ukulele with carry bag. Please inform the staff if you break a string on the ukulele. We will replace the broken string. 

      The loan period for tools and equipment is two weeks. You can reserve tools and equipment and choose from which Vaasa city library location you would like to pick up your reservation.Return the tools and equipment to a library circulation desk. Do not use a book drop or a self-return machine.

      Borrower responsibilities

      • You are responsible for the tools and equipment checked out in your name.
      • Handle the tools and equipment carefully. You are liable for any damage to the tools and equipment caused by improper use.
      • The library is not responsible for any damage caused by the tools or equipment. Please report any faulty tools and equipment to the library staff.
      • Clean the tools and equipment before you return them to the library.
      • The library cannot provide additional instruction on the operation of tools and equipment. Please, refer to the user guides if you need help using the tools and equipment.
    • Wall scanner

      Wall scanner. Bosch GMS 120. With bag and five leaflets.

      The loan period for tools and equipment is two weeks. You can reserve tools and equipment and choose from which Vaasa city library location you would like to pick up your reservation.Return the tools and equipment to a library circulation desk. Do not use a book drop or a self-return machine.

      Borrower responsibilities

      • You are responsible for the tools and equipment checked out in your name.
      • Handle the tools and equipment carefully. You are liable for any damage to the tools and equipment caused by improper use.
      • The library is not responsible for any damage caused by the tools or equipment. Please report any faulty tools and equipment to the library staff.
      • Clean the tools and equipment before you return them to the library.
      • The library cannot provide additional instruction on the operation of tools and equipment. Please, refer to the user guides if you need help using the tools and equipment.
    • Moisture meter

      Prof. With ball probe, bag and user manual.

      The loan period for tools and equipment is two weeks. You can reserve tools and equipment and choose from which Vaasa city library location you would like to pick up your reservation.Return the tools and equipment to a library circulation desk. Do not use a book drop or a self-return machine.

      Borrower responsibilities

      • You are responsible for the tools and equipment checked out in your name.
      • Handle the tools and equipment carefully. You are liable for any damage to the tools and equipment caused by improper use.
      • The library is not responsible for any damage caused by the tools or equipment. Please report any faulty tools and equipment to the library staff.
      • Clean the tools and equipment before you return them to the library.
      • The library cannot provide additional instruction on the operation of tools and equipment. Please, refer to the user guides if you need help using the tools and equipment.
    • Impact Drill

      Impact Drill. Makita HP1641FJ, 680 W. Dual purpose for "Rotation only" and "Rotation with hammering". Max. 30 mm (in wood), 16 mm (in masonry), 13 mm (in steel). With side handle and depth stop. With carry case and two leaflets. Note! Drill bits are not included, you need to buy them yourself.

      The loan period for tools and equipment is two weeks. You can reserve tools and equipment and choose from which Vaasa city library location you would like to pick up your reservation.Return the tools and equipment to a library circulation desk. Do not use a book drop or a self-return machine.

      Borrower responsibilities

      • You are responsible for the tools and equipment checked out in your name.
      • Handle the tools and equipment carefully. You are liable for any damage to the tools and equipment caused by improper use.
      • The library is not responsible for any damage caused by the tools or equipment. Please report any faulty tools and equipment to the library staff.
      • Clean the tools and equipment before you return them to the library.
      • The library cannot provide additional instruction on the operation of tools and equipment. Please, refer to the user guides if you need help using the tools and equipment.
    • Digital piano

      Play the digital piano in the Music and arts section in the main library. Borrow headphones at customer service desk (2nd floor).

    • Tools and equipment

      The loan period for tools and equipment is two weeks. You can reserve tools and equipment and choose from which Vaasa city library location you would like to pick up your reservation.

      Return the tools and equipment to a library circulation desk. Do not use a book drop or a self-return machine.

      Borrower responsibilities:

      • You are responsible for the tools and equipment checked out in your name.
      • Handle the tools and equipment carefully. You are liable for any damage to the tools and equipment caused by improper use.
      • The library is not responsible for any damage caused by the tools or equipment. Please report any faulty tools and equipment to the library staff.
      • Clean the tools and equipment before you return them to the library.
      • The library cannot provide additional instruction on the operation of tools and equipment. Please, refer to the user guides if you need help using the tools and equipment.

      The tool and equipment collection is located in the main library lobby. See list of tools.

    • Electric drums

       Main library has electric drums and electric guitar in Makerspace.

    • Electric guitar

      The main library has an electric guitar and an amplifier in Makerspace. You can play the guitar in the library. The guitar and amplifier are a donation from the music store Pihlajamaan Musiikki.

    • Scribbler S3 robot

      The VAMK University of Applied Sciences has donated a Scribbler S3 robot to Vaasa city library. The robot is available for checkout at the main library first floor information desk, and the loan period is two weeks.

      The Scribbler S3 can be programmed to move around, navigate, avoid obstacles, draw with a pen, and even play a tune. You do not have to know a lot about coding to use the Scribbler S3. To access the visual programming tool BlocklyProp online and to visit the English user’s guide simply scan the QR code or use the URL printed on the side of the robot. To charge the Scribbler S3 use a USB charging cable.

      The Scribbler in action.

    • Installation level

      Installation level. Ironside 102277.

      The loan period for tools and equipment is two weeks. You can reserve tools and equipment and choose from which Vaasa city library location you would like to pick up your reservation.Return the tools and equipment to a library circulation desk. Do not use a book drop or a self-return machine.

      Borrower responsibilities

      • You are responsible for the tools and equipment checked out in your name.
      • Handle the tools and equipment carefully. You are liable for any damage to the tools and equipment caused by improper use.
      • The library is not responsible for any damage caused by the tools or equipment. Please report any faulty tools and equipment to the library staff.
      • Clean the tools and equipment before you return them to the library.
      • The library cannot provide additional instruction on the operation of tools and equipment. Please, refer to the user guides if you need help using the tools and equipment.
    • Staple gun and staple remover

      Staple gun. Rapid R23. For tacking fabric, canvas, leather, posters etc. Capacity 156 x 13/4, 6 and 8 mm staples. Note! Staples not included, you need to buy them yourself. Staple remover. Rapid R3. Removes almost any staple.

      The loan period for tools and equipment is two weeks. You can reserve tools and equipment and choose from which Vaasa city library location you would like to pick up your reservation.Return the tools and equipment to a library circulation desk. Do not use a book drop or a self-return machine.

      Borrower responsibilities

      • You are responsible for the tools and equipment checked out in your name.
      • Handle the tools and equipment carefully. You are liable for any damage to the tools and equipment caused by improper use.
      • The library is not responsible for any damage caused by the tools or equipment. Please report any faulty tools and equipment to the library staff.
      • Clean the tools and equipment before you return them to the library.
      • The library cannot provide additional instruction on the operation of tools and equipment. Please, refer to the user guides if you need help using the tools and equipment.

       

    • Reservations pickup

      The main library has a new reservations pick up shelf. Scan your card at the reader by the reservations shelf to see where on the shelf your reservations are located.

    • Folding music stand

      Two folding music stands. Quiklok MS-330NB. With carry bag.

      The loan period for tools and equipment is two weeks. You can reserve tools and equipment and choose from which Vaasa city library location you would like to pick up your reservation.Return the tools and equipment to a library circulation desk. Do not use a book drop or a self-return machine.

      Borrower responsibilities

      • You are responsible for the tools and equipment checked out in your name.
      • Handle the tools and equipment carefully. You are liable for any damage to the tools and equipment caused by improper use.
      • The library is not responsible for any damage caused by the tools or equipment. Please report any faulty tools and equipment to the library staff.
      • Clean the tools and equipment before you return them to the library.
      • The library cannot provide additional instruction on the operation of tools and equipment. Please, refer to the user guides if you need help using the tools and equipment.
    • Microwave oven

      Main library, Café Proosa.

      • Use the microwave to heat up snacks, small meals and baby food.
      • Do not put anything else than food in the microwave.
      • Use your own microwave-safe containers. 
      • Never use a metal container to heat up food in the microwave.
      • Wipe up any spills and splatters. Please leave the microwave clean for the next person
    • Sound level meter

      Sound level meter. Extech 407730. Measures from 40 to 130 dBs. With a bag and user manual.

      The loan period for tools and equipment is two weeks. You can reserve tools and equipment and choose from which Vaasa city library location you would like to pick up your reservation.Return the tools and equipment to a library circulation desk. Do not use a book drop or a self-return machine.

      Borrower responsibilities

      • You are responsible for the tools and equipment checked out in your name.
      • Handle the tools and equipment carefully. You are liable for any damage to the tools and equipment caused by improper use.
      • The library is not responsible for any damage caused by the tools or equipment. Please report any faulty tools and equipment to the library staff.
      • Clean the tools and equipment before you return them to the library.
      • The library cannot provide additional instruction on the operation of tools and equipment. Please, refer to the user guides if you need help using the tools and equipment.
    • Energy meter

      Two energy meters. Axxel. 230 V AC 50 Hz, maximum load 3680 W/16 A, meter accuracy ± 1%, 2.0” LCD display. With a bag and user manual. A donation from Vaasan sähkö.

      The loan period for tools and equipment is two weeks. You can reserve tools and equipment and choose from which Vaasa city library location you would like to pick up your reservation.Return the tools and equipment to a library circulation desk. Do not use a book drop or a self-return machine.

      Borrower responsibilities

      • You are responsible for the tools and equipment checked out in your name.
      • Handle the tools and equipment carefully. You are liable for any damage to the tools and equipment caused by improper use.
      • The library is not responsible for any damage caused by the tools or equipment. Please report any faulty tools and equipment to the library staff.
      • Clean the tools and equipment before you return them to the library.
      • The library cannot provide additional instruction on the operation of tools and equipment. Please, refer to the user guides if you need help using the tools and equipment.
    • Electricity usage monitor

      Two electricity usage monitors. Axxel. 230 V, 16 A, maximum load 3680 W/16 A, meter accuracy ± 2%, 1.5 m cord. With a bag and user manual. A donation from Vaasan sähkö.

      The loan period for tools and equipment is two weeks. You can reserve tools and equipment and choose from which Vaasa city library location you would like to pick up your reservation.Return the tools and equipment to a library circulation desk. Do not use a book drop or a self-return machine.

      Borrower responsibilities

      • You are responsible for the tools and equipment checked out in your name.
      • Handle the tools and equipment carefully. You are liable for any damage to the tools and equipment caused by improper use.
      • The library is not responsible for any damage caused by the tools or equipment. Please report any faulty tools and equipment to the library staff.
      • Clean the tools and equipment before you return them to the library.
      • The library cannot provide additional instruction on the operation of tools and equipment. Please, refer to the user guides if you need help using the tools and equipment.
    • Battery charger

      Battery charger. CTEK MXS 3.8, 12V/3.8A. For all types of 12 V lead-acid batteries from 1.2Ah up to 80Ah. Connect clamps and connect eyelets included.

      The loan period for tools and equipment is two weeks. You can reserve tools and equipment and choose from which Vaasa city library location you would like to pick up your reservation.Return the tools and equipment to a library circulation desk. Do not use a book drop or a self-return machine.

      Borrower responsibilities

      • You are responsible for the tools and equipment checked out in your name.
      • Handle the tools and equipment carefully. You are liable for any damage to the tools and equipment caused by improper use.
      • The library is not responsible for any damage caused by the tools or equipment. Please report any faulty tools and equipment to the library staff.
      • Clean the tools and equipment before you return them to the library.
      • The library cannot provide additional instruction on the operation of tools and equipment. Please, refer to the user guides if you need help using the tools and equipment.

       

    • Tool kit

      Two 39-piece tool kits. 8 Allen keys, 3 m tape measure, 6" adjustable spanner, 4 precision screwdrivers, snipe-nose pliers, side cutter, hammer, utility knife, multi-bit screwdriver with 20 bits.

      The loan period for tools and equipment is two weeks. You can reserve tools and equipment and choose from which Vaasa city library location you would like to pick up your reservation.Return the tools and equipment to a library circulation desk. Do not use a book drop or a self-return machine.

      Borrower responsibilities

      • You are responsible for the tools and equipment checked out in your name.
      • Handle the tools and equipment carefully. You are liable for any damage to the tools and equipment caused by improper use.
      • The library is not responsible for any damage caused by the tools or equipment. Please report any faulty tools and equipment to the library staff.
      • Clean the tools and equipment before you return them to the library.
      • The library cannot provide additional instruction on the operation of tools and equipment. Please, refer to the user guides if you need help using the tools and equipment.
  • Main library of Korsholm, Mustasaari

  • Malmi Library, Helsinki

  • Meeting point Huudi, Vaasa

  • Mikkeli Campus library, Mikkeli

  • Munkkiniemi Library, Helsinki

  • Muurame Library, Muurame

  • Pedersöre main library, Pedersöre

  • Petäjävesi Library, Petäjävesi

  • Punkalaidun Library, Punkalaidun

  • Purmo library, Pedersöre

  • Pyhärannan pääkirjasto, Pyhäranta

  • Pälkäne Main Library, Pälkäne

  • Replot library, Mustasaari

  • Riihikoski Library, Pöytyä

  • Sammonkatu Information Centre (TOKI libraries), Tampere

  • Sandsund library, Pedersöre

  • Santalahdentien tietokeskus (TOKI-kirjastot), Tampere

  • Savonlinna Campus library, Savonlinna

  • Solf library, Mustasaari

  • Somero Library, Somero

  • Tervola Municipal Library, Tervola

  • Töölö Library, Helsinki

  • Valkeakoski City Library, Valkeakoski

    • Bat detector

      You can loan a bat detector with your library card. Loan period is 2 weeks. Detector converts bats' sonar sounds audible for human ears.

    • Headphones

      You can borrow headphones with your library card. The headphones can be used only in the library premises.

  • Vihdin kirkonkylän kirjasto, Vihti

  • Vihti main library, Vihti

  • Virolahti library, Virolahti

  • Vähäkyrö self-service library, Vaasa

    • Hublet tablet

      Browse the internet, play games and use the library’s e-resources with a Hublet. Vähäkyrö library has Hublet tablets that you can borrow for in-library use, for up to two hours. To release a Hublet from the docking station you only need your Vaasa city library card and PIN code. The Hublet docking station is located in the newspapers area. You can borrow a Hublet even during self-service hours.

  • Ytteresse library, Pedersöre

  • Överesse library, Pedersöre