Be Prepared – All Libraries Are Closed for Christmas and the New Year


Turku University Library will transform with a new library system in early 2020. All libraries will be closed at the turn of the year.

As a result of the transition to the new library system, all libraries, including the Feenix Library, will be closed from the 20th of December 2019 to the 6th of January 2020.

However, e-resources will all be available as usual.

Long loan periods

All printed materials, including course books, will have extended loan periods at the turn of the year. 

Long loan periods

  • Books with four weeks loan time 8.11.2019-15.1.2020
  • Course books 22.11.2019-15.1.2020

Volter database disruption - e-resources work normally

  • You cannot renew loans, make reservations or update your own information in the Volter database during the 19th of December 2019 to the 6th of January 2020.
  • Please do the stock orders before 12th of December. 
  • E-resources will work normally at the turn of the year

Contact us by email

When the libraries are closed, you can contact us by e-mail: and




Created 11.11.2019 | Updated 21.11.2019