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The library offers up-to-date services and collections that support studying and learning. In addition to the printed library collections, the students and staff of Oamk have access to a wide collection of electronic materials on campus and remotely from home

For students

Read, renew, request – Oula-Finna

Oula-Finna Oamk portal includes the e-resources acquired for Oamk and the printed material of Oulu University Library and National Repository Library as well as the references of Finnish periodical and monograph articles in Arto.

Your library card is in Tuudo

You can use the library facilities without a library card, but the card allows you to borrow, renew your loans and make loan requests. Oamk students can get a library card by downloading Tuudo application from GooglePlay or App Store.

Subject guides and electronic resources A-Z

The Subject guides are handy tools to discover key information sources of your field of science or e.g. information about using e-books.

Remote Access

Electronic material acquired by the library can be used also outside the network of Oamk, for instance from home. Only the students and staff of Oamk are allowed remote access.

New student, start here!

Every student needs library services during their studies. Learn how to find books and journals, how to place requests and renew your loans to get through your courses fluently.

Book a librarian – get help

Ask about the databases, e-books, articles or reference management. Guidance and training is free of charge for the staff and students of Oamk and OSAO Kontinkangas Unit.

Chat – ask help

Ask anything at library chat.

Opening hours and contact information

Our opening hours and contact information are found in Oula-Finna. The fastest way to get help in the day time is to pop in a question to our Chat service which is found in Oula-Finna and in every resource guide. The customer service email address is kirjasto(a)

For teachers and staff

Information skills training

The information skills training and courses included in your studies are organized by the library.

Library training for the new students

Book a library orientation training session for your group! During the session the new students will learn about the University of Oulu library services and information resources.

Acquisition of material

You are welcome to make acquisition suggestions. We kindly ask the persons responsible for courses to notify the Library of books added to or removed from course requirements.

Publisher's Guide

Publisher’s guide contains information about publishing, such as selecting the right publishing channel, Oulu UAS’ web publishing series Oamk Journal, announcing publication information, parallel publishing, and open science and research.