Opening hours

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Opening Hours of the National Library of Finland

  • 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. In addition, assistance can be requested from Rotunda service desk from 10 am to 12 pm.

Current opening hours and detailed information for the Legal Deposit Office is available on the Legal Deposit Office web page.

Holiday closures

The National Library has planned closures due to public holidays and library events. The library normally closes early the day before a holiday closure.

Thu 6 April 2023 Holy Thursday
Library closes at 4 pm.

Fri 7 April to Mon 10 April 2023 Easter
Library is closed.

Mon 1 May 2023 May Day
Library is closed.

Wed 17 May 2023 Day before Ascension Day
Library closes at 4 pm.

Thu 18 May 2023 Ascension Day
Library is closed.