The library building

Situated in the centre of the campus in a foundry from 1914.

The University Library offers an inspiring environment. The old foundry from the beginning of the 20th century has been transformed into a modern research library. Read more about the transformation from industrial area to university campus.

In an exciting way, the building's clear traces of industrial history is combined with the equipment and technology that is demanded of a modern research library.

There is plenty of space for meetings and group studies, at computers and in reading rooms.

A devotional room for prayer and meditation, open for all regardless of religion, is located on the third floor of the library building.

In the library building you will also find a coffee shop.

Photograph over the foundry building and the school of education and learning

Photo: Niklas Lehto

Content updated 2020-06-29