Part of a service package
Service description

Contract-based electronic deposit of newspapers

A newspaper can be delivered electronically to the National Library of Finland.The submitting party and the National Library of Finland will negotiate and agree the details.

Electronic submission refers to the submission of materials used in printing or publication of the newspaper electronically together with the metadata related to the files.Files may include print PDF as well as image and text files.


The aim is

to ensure high quality preservation of culture-historically valuable materials and

to render the materials into an easily accessible, searchable and utilisable digital format.

Placing electronically submitted materials into wider use than legal deposit libraries will be agreed separately.

Joining the service
  • Joining the service requires a contract



Contact information
Kansalliskirjasto, digitointisopimukset
Background information

Digitisation partnership

Materials/Digi section

Service users
  • Organisations
  • Enterprises
Steering responsibility

The National Library of Finland

Organisation model
  • Partnership
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