Opening hours

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Opening Hours of the National Library of Finland

Opening hours until 31 August 2022

  • Mon 9 am – 6 pm (self-service 9–10am and 5–6pm)
  • Tue 9 am – 6 pm (self-service 9–10am and 5–6pm)
  • Wed 9 am – 6 pm (self-service 9–10am and 5–6pm)
  • Thu 9 am – 6 pm (self-service 9–10am and 5–6pm)
  • Fri 9 am – 6 pm (self-service 9–10am and 5–6pm)
  • Sat/Sun closed

Customer service is open in Rotunda, the Special Collections Reading Room and the Slavonic library on weekdays from 10 am to 5 pm. Self-service hours at the National Library Mon – Fri from 9 am to 10 am and from 5 pm to 6 pm. There is no customer service during self-service hours, and the Special Collections Reading Room is not open.

Customer service in the North Hall is open from 1 pm to 3 pm. On request from Rotunda service desk from 10 am to 12 pm.

There is no customer service in the Reprographic service point.

Exceptions to opening hours

The National Library has exceptions to opening hours due to events and public holidays. The library normally closes early the day before holiday closure. 

Wed 25th May 2022 Day before Ascension Day
Library closes at 4 p.m.

Thu 26th May 2022 Ascension Day
Library is closed.

Thu 2nd June 2022 Private Function
Library closes at 2 pm.

Fri 10th June 2022 Staff Event
Library closes at 4 pm.

Thu 23rd June 2022 Day before Midsummer's Eve
Library closes at 4 pm.

Fri 24th June 2022 Midsummer's Eve
Library is closed.