The Main Library

Turku Main Library operates in two buildings: the old building was finished in 1903 and the new one in 2007.

Phone:

Reception, circulation services +358 2 262 0624
News Area +358 2 262 0621
Premises for hire +358 40 160 3615
Saga and Story +358 2 262 0625
Non-Fiction Dept. +358 2 262 0629
Literature and Arts +358 2 262 0622
Music +358 2 262 0658
Exchange +358 2 330 000

Opening hours

The main library is open

Mon - Fri 09:00 - 20:00
Sat 10:00 - 16:00
Sun 12:00 - 18:00

Special opening hours

Children's zone Saga and Youth zone Story (reserved for groups 9–10)

Mon - Fri 10:00 - 20:00
Sat - Sat 10:00 - 16:00
Sun - Sun 12:00 - 18:00

Exceptional opening hours

Christmas Eve

24.12.2018
11:00 - 18:00

Christmas Days

25.12.2018 - 26.12.2018
Closed

New Year's Eve

31.12.2018
09:00 - 18:00

New Year's Day

1.1.2019
Closed

Epiphany

6.1.2019
Closed
Postal address: 
Linnankatu 2
20100 Turku
Street address: 
Linnankatu 2
20100 Turku
Visiting address: 
Linnankatu 2
20100 Turku
Billing address: 
Disabled access
Disabled access
Induction loop
Induction loop

Services

Customer workstation eBooking Wi-Fi

Copy machine (color) Printer (color prints only from News Square) Scanner

Drop box: Loans can return through a drop box when the library is closed.

Self-service collection of reservations

Charging cabinet (News Square and Non-Fiction dept.)

3D printer Dataprojector Overhead projector E-book reader

Magnification device (News Square) Micro card and microfilm readers

Step counter VHS-DVD converter Power consumption meter Light therapy lamp

Game consol Board games

Exhibition room Stage Meeting room

Reading hall Classroom Group work room Story room Music room Music studio

Possibility to listen to music Instruments

Café Sirius

Homeservice

Bicycle

Service implementation: 
Self-produced services
Service producer: 
Kirjastopalvelut
Responsible organisation: 
Turun kaupunki
Service available in: 
Finnish
Swedish
English