Main collection
Accrual status


Collection description and availability
Collection description

Fiction 1810– 1972 in the National Collection contains all fiction received as legal deposit copies over 160 years, such as novels, shirt story and poetry collections, plays, anthologies and albums in Finnish and Swedish as well as literary calendars, chilren and young peoples' books, songbooks as well as translations in these various genres.

Catalogue information
  • Card catalogue made of the collection
  • Bibliography made of the collection
  • The collection has been described in the reference database
  • The collection has been only partially catalogued
The collection is for the most part catalogued into the National Library Search. However, some of the older literature (up until 1977) with its location data is only available in the card index of the National Collection.
Collection materials in format
  • Analogue
  • Digitised
  • On microfilm
Material type
  • Books