Instructions and Collection Points for Reservations and Returns

The borrowing of materials for study, teaching and research from the Turku University Library is enabled by an exceptional arrangement. Collection points for reserved material are in the Feeniks Library and Teacher Education Library in Rauma. 

The service is addressed to Turku University members. Please order only the materials you absolutely need for your studies and research.

Please contact library by email at library@utu.fi if you are not a student or personnel at Turku University and you have questions about library facilities and materials or your loans.

Feeniks library collection point

Opening Hours and Location

Feeniks Library and the collection point for reserved material is open 14.6.-6.8.2021:

Mon 9–18
Tue - Fri 9–16

Library is closed Fri 25.6.2021.

Your reservations will be available for pick up at Feeniks Library self-service shelf (second floor). Please check out the books with check out machine.

Maximum number of people at the library is 50. Please wear your mask and keep safe distance to others.

Library Accessibility

Reserved materials

The material you have reserved through the Volter database can be picked up from the collection point. You can reserve any of the on-self loanable material from all libraries in the Turku Campus. 

Customers can borrow materials from campuses (Turku - Rauma -Pori) through the library's interlibrary services. Fill out the interlibrary loan request form online or contact us kaukopalvelu@utu.fi. The service is free of charge.

Materials used only in the library, such as ephemera and pro gradu theses, can be read in the Feeniks library, please see instructions.

Reserved materials will not be posted to customers.

Instructions

The material is ready for pick-up the some days after you receive an arrival notification. 

Your reservations will be available for pick up at Feeniks Library self-service shelf (second floor). Please check out the books with check out machine.

If you are in a risk group and cannot handle the pick-up yourself, contact library@utu.fi and arrange to transfer your reservation to another person.

Be sure to follow the instructions provided at the collection point to ensure a safe pick-up for you, other customers, and the library staff. Take care of hand hygiene and keep your gloves on. If you have symptoms of a cold, influenza, or other infectious diseases, do not come to the campus.

Can I order printed materials if I don´t have a library card?

Students and staff at the University of Turku can make reservations for printed material without a library card by logging into the Volter database using the utu-ID. A library card can be made when you come to pick up material or you can fill out an order form online. Choose Feeniks Library as the pickup point.

Returns

Loans can be returned to the return boxes outside of Feeniks, Educarium and Calonia Library and to the return hatch of Teutori Library 24/7.

Returns can also be mailed to the library, see mailing address.

For more information, please contact the library by email library@utu.fi, or by chat.

Teacher Education Library, Rauma collection point

Opening Hours and Returns

Rauma Teacher Education Library collection point is open 14.- 24.6.2021 Mondays and Thursdays (12 to 4 pm).

Collection point is closed 25.6.- 6.8.2021.

The material you have reserved through the Volter database can be picked up from the collection point in Rauma on the next opening day. Loans can also be returned. 

For more information, please contact the library by email library@utu.fi, or by chat.