What can you do in the National Library during self-service hours? Some of our services can also be used on home computers, and in order to have storage material ready for your library visit you should make storage retrieval requests before coming to library premises.
Self-service hours at the National Library
Mon – Fri 9 am – 10 am
Mon – Tue and Thu – Fri 5 pm – 6 pm
There is no customer service during self-service hours, and the Special Collections Reading Room is not open.
(Customer service is open on Mon – Tue and Thu – Fri 10 am – 5 pm and Wed 10 am – 8 pm)
During self-service hours you can
use the self-service machines to return and borrow materials
pick up your reservations
read your reading room loans
use electronic materials and databases through library terminals
print documents using the Print in City service
During self-service hours you can’t for example
pay overdue fines at the service point (you can also pay online, when you log into the National Library’s search service)