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Listening room

The usable copies of the sound recordings in our collections are delivered to the Music Library's listening room upon request. The information of the sound recordings and the speech recordings are available in the National Library's search service.

The Raita database for digitised sound recordings contains the information of sound recordings the digital copies of which can be listened online.

The collections showcased in the Music Library, the music literature and serial publications of the National Collection are available in the National Library's search service. Sheet music has been catalogued into the database, starting from 1977. The information of sheet music publications from 1801–1976 can be found in the Music Library's card index. The music manuscripts are viewed in the Special Reading Room. The music archives catalogue has the basic information of the library's composition manuscripts.