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
Children's Saga +358 2 262 0625
Youth Story +358 2 262 0626
Non-Fiction Dept. +358 2 262 0630
Literature and Arts +358 2 262 0622
Music +358 40 632 3207
Exchange +358 2 330 000

Opening hours

The main library is open

Mon - Fri 09:00 - 20:00
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 17:00

Special opening hours

Children's Saga and Youth Story (from 12 Aug. reserved for groups Mon-Fri 9–10 a.m.)

Mon - Fri 10:00 - 20:00
Sat - Sat 11:00 - 17:00
Sun - Sun 11:00 - 17:00

Exceptional opening hours

Kaamos: The Main Library, new section (Note exeptions below)

6.11.2020
09:00 - 23:45

Kaamos: Non-Fiction dept. closed 6-10 p.m.

6.11.2020
09:00 - 18:00

Kaamos: Evenings Concert in Non-Fiction dept.

6.11.2020
22:00 - 23:45

Kaamos: Reception and News Area

6.11.2020
09:00 - 22:00

Kaamos: Old section of the Main Library

6.11.2020
09:00 - 22:00

Kaamos: Children's Saga and Youth's Story

6.11.2020
10:00 - 20:00
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

The library’s wireless network (Wi-Fi), Turku-Open. Log in with a public username and password (new password monthly). You will find them at the information desks.

Customer workstation eBooking

Copy machine Printer Scanner

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

Self-service collection of reservations

Charging cabinet 3D printer Dataprojector Overhead projector

Magnification device (News Square) Micro card and microfilm readers

VHS-DVD converter Power consumption meter Light therapy lamp

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

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