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Libraries and contact details
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Libraries and contact details

Campus Libraries and Contact Details

HAMK library customer service is open in Hämeenlinna University Centre and remotely Mon-Thu 9am – 3pm and Fri 10am – 3pm. You can reach us by phone, email and Libgo. LibBotti answers questions on chat 24/7.

Campus libraries

Hämeenlinna University Centre Library

HAMK library in Hämeenlinna University Centre

Postal address: HAMK, Library and information services, PO Box 230, 13101 HÄMEENLINNA
Visiting address: Vankanlähde 9, Building N, 2nd floor. Parking at Vankanlähde behind bulding N
hamk.kirjasto(at)hamk.fi , p. (03) 646 4700

More information on Hämeenlinna campus >>

 

Opening hours:

Self-service for students and staff all summer. Service hours for autumn will be updated in August.

The library doors open at 8 am. Anyone can come loan and return books on self-service then.

HAMK students and staff can access the library for self-service outside of opening hours. You will need a key card to access the library during self-service. You will need a library card to loan printed material.

During self-service hours you can loan and return books using self-service machines and pick up reservations. You can study and work in the library and use computers, scanners and printers. Library staff is available during library opening hours.

When the library is closed you can return your loans at the return boxes outside the library doors in buildings C and D, 2nd floor. There is also a return box outside building D, in Visakaarre street, next to the main entrance where you can leave your loans when the building is closed.

Accessibility

The library is located on the second floor with an elevator and entrance on both sides in C and D buildings. Entrance from C building is accessible (a ramp). Entrance from D building has a small doorstep. The library’s doors are quite heavy, and they do not open automatically.

Self-check machine’s height can be adjusted from the buttons on the side of the table.

Library shelves are tall. You can find one and two step stepladders on the end of the shelves. Shelf numbers are listed on the end of the shelves.

Facilities and equipment

  • Printing, scanning and copying. There is a multi function printer (Konica Minolta) for printing, scanning and copying in the library. You will need to log in and release your prints with your HAMK key card or your HAMK username and password. You can colour print, scan and copy A4 and A3 on the multi function printer. Printing and scanning are also available in the campus computer labs.
  • Group study rooms. There are three group study rooms in the Hämeenlinna university centre library. They are called Ida, Juuli and Theseus. The rooms are for six people each and they all have a big screen in them. Those are mainly used for HAMK-HAMI students and staff, but you can ask if they are free from customer service desk. You can use the library for studying outside the library opening hours with your HAMK key card.

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Evo

HAMK, Library and information services, Saarelantie 1, 16790 EVO
hamk.kirjasto(at)hamk.fi , p. (03) 646 4700

More information on Evo campus >>

Customers outside of HAMK: library services only at Hämeenlinna university centre. If you want to return your loans to a campus library or via mail, please contact the library customer service.

Self-service for students and staff all summer. Service hours for autumn will be updated in August.

You will need a key card to access the library during self-service. You will need a library card to loan printed material.

During self-service hours you can loan and return books using self-service machines and pick up reservations. You can study and work in the library and use computers, scanners and printers. Library staff is available during library opening hours.

When the library is closed you can return your loans at the return box located in the library reading room. Please note that books returned to the box will be processed once a week when the library has customer service hours. If the due date is before that, there will be a late fee.

Accessibility

The library is located on the second floor with elevator access. The library’s doors do not open automatically.

Self-check machine’s height can be adjusted from the buttons on the side of the table.

Shelf numbers are listed on the end of the shelves.

Facilities and equipment

  • Printer is not available in the library. Student printing can be found in the cellar.
  • Scanner is located in the library reading room.
  • Group study rooms. You can use the library reading room for group studying.

Forssa

HAMK, Library and information services, Wahreninkatu 11, 30100 FORSSA
Visiting address: Kehräämö, Door C, 2. floor
hamk.kirjasto(at)hamk.fi , p. (03) 646 4700

More information on Forssa campus >>

Customers outside of HAMK: library services only at Hämeenlinna university centre. If you want to return your loans to a campus library or via mail, please contact the library customer service.

Self-service for students and staff all summer. Service hours for autumn will be updated in August.

You will need a key card to access the library during self-service. You will need a library card to loan printed material.

During self-service hours you can loan and return books using self-service machines and pick up reservations. You can study and work in the library and use computers, scanners and printers. Library staff is available during library opening hours.

When the library is closed you can return your loans at the return box outside the library front door. Please note that books returned to the box will be processed once a week when the library has customer service hours. If the due date is before that, there will be a late fee.

Accessibility

The library is located on the second floor with elevator access. The library’s door is very narrow, but the other side of the door can be opened too.

Self-check machine’s height can be adjusted from the buttons on the side of the table.

Library shelves are tall. There is one stepladder for use. Shelf numbers are listed on the end of the shelves.

Facilities and equipment

  • Computers. There are three computers in the library.
  • Printing. You can print to the campus multi function printer FO-3krs-copier, from all the computer labs. The printer is located in the lobby in the third floor. Colour printing is also available.
  • Scanner You can use the campus multi funtion printer as a scanner.
  • Group study rooms. There is a group study room for 4 – 6 people in the library. You can book the room by signing the booking list attached to the group study room door.

Lepaa

HAMK, Library and information services, Lepaantie  129, 14610 LEPAA
hamk.kirjasto(at)hamk.fi , p. (03) 646 4700

More information on Lepaa campus >>

Customers outside of HAMK: library services only at Hämeenlinna university centre. If you want to return your loans to a campus library or via mail, please contact the library customer service.

Self-service for students and staff all summer. Service hours for autumn will be updated in August.

You will need a key card to access the library during self-service. You will need a library card to loan printed material.

During self-service hours you can loan and return books using self-service machines and pick up reservations. You can study and work in the library and use computers, scanners and printers. Library staff is available during library opening hours.

When the library is closed you can return your loans at the return box outside the library front door. Please note that books returned to the box will be processed once a week when the library has customer service hours. If the due date is before that, there will be a late fee.

Accessibility

The library is located on the first floor. The library’s door does not open automatically.

Self-check machine’s height can be adjusted from the buttons on the side of the table.

Library shelves are tall. There is one stepladder for use at the back of the library space in front of the staff’s space. Shelf numbers are listed on the end of the shelves.

Facilities and equipment

  • Printing is only available in the computer labs. There is no printer in the library.
  • Scanner is available in the library.
  • Group study rooms. You can use the library reading room for group studying.

Mustiala

HAMK, Library and information services, Mustialantie 105, 31310 MUSTIALA
Visiting address: New main building, 2. floor
hamk.kirjasto(at)hamk.fi , p. (03) 646 4700

More information on Mustiala campus >>

Notice! The outdoors of Mustiala campus are closed. You can access the premises with a key card.

Customers outside of HAMK: library services only at Hämeenlinna university centre. If you want to return your loans to a campus library or via mail, please contact the library customer service.

Self-service for students and staff all summer. Service hours for autumn will be updated in August.

You will need a key card to access the library during self-service. You will need a library card to loan printed material.

During self-service hours you can loan and return books using self-service machines and pick up reservations. You can study and work in the library and use computers, scanners and printers. Library staff is available during library opening hours.

When the library is closed you can return your loans at the return box outside the library front door. Please note that books returned to the box will be processed once a week when the library has customer service hours. If the due date is before that, there will be a late fee.

Accessibility

The library is located on the second floor with no elevator access. Please contact the library customer service if you cannot access the library.

Self-check machine’s height can be adjusted from the buttons on the side of the table.

Library shelves are tall. Shelf numbers are listed on the end of the shelves. The shelf number map is located on the wall next to the door between the study space and library space.

Facilities and equipment

  • Printing, scanning and copying. There is a multi function printer (Konica Minolta) for printing, scanning and copying in the library reading room. You will need to log in and release your prints with your HAMK key card or your HAMK username and password. You can colour print, scan and copy A4 and A3 on the multi function printer.
  • Group study rooms. You can use the library reading room as a group study room daily at 7am – 9.30pm. There are two big tables for 10 and 12 people each and two quiet chairs in the library reading room.

Riihimäki

HAMK, Library and information services, Kaartokatu 2 a, 11100 RIIHIMÄKI
Visiting address: B wing, 2nd floor, entrance through the stairs behind the campus info
hamk.kirjasto(at)hamk.fi , p. (03) 646 4700

More information on Riihimäki campus >>

Customers outside of HAMK: library services only at Hämeenlinna university centre. If you want to return your loans to a campus library or via mail, please contact the library customer service.

Self-service for students and staff all summer. Service hours for autumn will be updated in August.

You will need a key card to access the library during self-service. You will need a library card to loan printed material.

During self-service hours you can loan and return books using self-service machines and pick up reservations. You can study and work in the library and use computers, scanners and printers. Library staff is available during library opening hours.

When the library is closed you can return your loans at the return box outside the library front door. Please note that books returned to the box will be processed once a week when the library has customer service hours. If the due date is before that, there will be a late fee.

Accessibility

The library is located on the second floor with elevator access. The library’s doors do not open automatically.

Self-check machine’s height can be adjusted from the buttons on the side of the table.

There are both tall and short shelves. There are two stepladders for use. Shelf numbers are listed on the end of the shelves.

Facilities and equipment

  • Printing, scanning and copying. There is a multi function printer KonicaMinolta for printing, scanning and copying in the campus D wing, on the 2nd floor. There is no printer or scanner for students in the library.
  • Group study rooms. There are two computers, group study rooms and two two-person study spaces in the Learning Lounge next to the library. The Learning Lounge is free to use for group study as well.

Riihimäen kampuskirjasto

Valkeakoski

HAMK, Library and information services, Tietotie 1, 37630 VALKEAKOSKI
Visiting address: Lotilantie 16 (A-Building)

hamk.kirjasto(at)hamk.fi , p. (03) 646 4700

More information on Valkeakoski campus >>

Customers outside of HAMK: library services only at Hämeenlinna university centre. If you want to return your loans to a campus library or via mail, please contact the library customer service.

Self-service for students and staff all summer. Service hours for autumn will be updated in August.

You will need a key card to access the library during self-service. You will need a library card to loan printed material.

During self-service hours you can loan and return books using self-service machines and pick up reservations. You can study and work in the library and use computers, scanners and printers. Library staff is available during library opening hours.

When the library is closed you can return your loans at the return box outside the library front door. Please note that books returned to the box will be processed once a week when the library has customer service hours. If the due date is before that, there will be a late fee.

Accessibility

The library is located on the first floor.

Self-check machine’s height can be adjusted from the buttons on the side of the table.

Library shelves are tall. There is one stepladder next to the staff’s room. Shelf numbers are listed on the end of the shelves.

Facilities and equipment

  • Printing. Students can print on the Konica Minolta printer in the lobby. The printer has colour printing option.
  • Group study rooms. You can use the library reading and computer spots for group studying. There are four computers in the library.

Library service emails

Library customer service: hamk.kirjasto(at)hamk.fi
Collection services: kirjasto.aineistot(at)hamk.fi
HAMK staff publications: julkaisurekisteri(at)hamk.fi
Interlibrary loans: kirjasto.kaukopalvelu(at)hamk.fi
Help in information searching: kirjasto.opetus(at)hamk.fi
Research and development support: tki-tuki(at)hamk.fi

Exceptions in opening hours

  • Library customer service is on a summer break starting from June 23. We will inform about library services during autumn in August. All libraries are on self-service for HAMK students and staff.

Customers who are not HAMK students or staff:

Lending, returning and picking up reservations is possible in the Hämeenlinna university centre library. If you cannot return your loans to Hämeenlinna, contact the library customer service. Make book reservations via email to hamk.kirjasto(at)hamk.fi.

 

The self-service library is open for HAMK students and staff with a key card (or student card).

 

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