Alternative name of service
Digital materials of the National Library of Finland
Part of a service package
Service description

Digi contains the National Library's

  • Historical newspaper library and
  • historical periodicals
  • ephemera
  • books
  • maps
  • music

Digi contains nearly 20 million pages of digitised materials, which can be searched with free text. All newspapers and periodicals digitised by the National Library of Finland as well as electronically deposited new newspapers are in the same system in Digi.  Some of the materials can be freely used online but copyrighted materials may only be used on the customer workstations in legal deposit libraries (link to legal deposit library section).

Digi provides an opportunity to collect clippings from the materials in a digital format and share them, for example, in social media.

Joining the service
  • Free of charge
Contact information
National Library of Finland, Mikkeli Unit
Service users
  • All
Steering responsibility

The National Library of Finland

Organisation model
  • Service is developed as part of basic operation of National Library
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