Library will stop receiving cash payments from 1 August 2021

In the Joensuu and Kuopio campus libraries, you can only pay with payment cards in the future. The online payment option remains the same: through UEF Primo, you can pay reservation and overdue fees.

The KUH Medical Library cashier will be abolished.

List of Library service fees has been ratified by the University`s financial services as of May 5, 2021.

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Campus Libraries will open again on June 7, 2021

Joensuu and Kuopio Campus Libraries, which have been closed due to renovations, will open on Mon 7 June 2021 at 10:00 a.m. Summer opening hours are valid at all UEF Libraries until 31 August 2021. However, the KUH Medical Library will be closed from 28 June to 29 July 2021.

Notice some exceptions in the library services:

Making reservations is possible again from June 7, 2021.
The renovations will last throughout the summer and thus, it may not be possible to work in peace and quiet at the campus libraries. For more information about other self-study facilities on campuses, visit Kamu.
Kuopio Campus Library’s book drop hatch is located at the B-door of Snellmania-building during the renovation.
The Legal deposit working station of the Kuopio Campus Library will not be available during the summer. The workstation can be reserved for use again in the fall.
In Joensuu, Oppari and IT service desk serve in temporary facilities in Agora building for the time being.
During the summer season, the library serves by phone, chat and email Mon–Fri 9am–3pm.

There may be changes to services. Follow the news on the library’s website, on social media and on Yammer.

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The KUH Medical Library will move to summer opening hours from 1 June 2021

The KUH Medical Library will move to summer opening hours from 1 June 2021. The library is closed on Thu 3 June 2021 due to the staff development day.

Joensuu and Kuopio Campus Libraries are still closed due to renovations and will open at summer opening hours on Mon 7.6.2021.

You can check the opening hours on the library’s website.

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LibKey and BrowZine at your service!

LibKey simplifies access to library-licensed articles. It provides a quick, one-click access to the full texts of journal articles available to UEF students and staff. LibKey will link you directly to the article when possible. In addition, UEF Primo’s search for international articles provides a new direct “Download pdf” link.

BrowZine is an application that allows users to browse, read, and monitor journals and articles available through UEF. You do not have to sign in to Browzine, but by doing so you can create personalized collections.

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