Main collection
Accrual status


Collection description and availability
Collection description

The Aboica Collection includes the Royal Academy of Turku's foreign, printed books that survived the Great Fire of 1827. They were transferred to Helsinki during the move of the university in 1828. The Aboica collection was formed in 1947 and includes 347 works and dissertations, a total of 729 titles in 483 volumes.

Catalogue information
  • Paper catalogue made of the collection
  • The collection has been described in the reference database
The collection has been catalogued into the National Library Search.

A paper catalogue has been made of the collection. The original list by F. W. Pipping, with later additions by Chief Librarian Jorma Vallinkoski, is kept in the archive of the library and a copy of it can be found in the Special Collections Reading Room.
Collection materials in format
  • Analogue
Material type
  • Books