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Opening hours and service hours of the library's units during the exceptional period 1.12.2020- 31.5.2021.

Published on 27.11.2020
Tampere Universities
Kirjastonpalvelut 2020 2021
According to the guidelines of the university community, the library premises are only available with access rights. The pick-up service point for non-Community customers in Hervanta will continue as before.

To minimize the risk of infection and to identify potential chains of infection, staff and students will have access to campus and library facilities with their key card.

You can get information about the campus access rights from this intranet page. Contact info on all campus info desks can be found from this link.

All premises continue to comply with the applicable safety instructions regarding safety intervals and hygiene instructions. We ask our customers to follow the above-mentioned safety instructions on the library premises.

Opening hours of the library's units 1.12.2020- 31.5.2021.

Changes in services are possible as the situation changes.

All units of the Library and all reading room facilities will be completely closed at the turn of the year from 21st of December 2020 to 3rd of January 2021.

Library premises

Library premises in Linnassa, TAMK Main campus and Arvo: 

Mon-Fri 8.00–19.00

Library premises in Hervanta:  

Mon-Sun 7.30–22.00 

Customer Service 

Mon-Fri 10.00 – 16.00

Library customer service in Linna, TAMK Main campus and Arvo:

Mon-Fri 10.00–16.00

Library customer service in Hervanta:

Mon 10.00–16.00, Tue-Fri 12–16


Linna silent reading room, Arvo learning centre and Hervanta Library are open from 7.30 to 22.00. from Mon to Sun.   


TAMK Mediapolis unit

Open with Mediapolis access card according to TAMK access policy. Customer service Tue and Thu 10.00 – 14.00, if needed you can contact us by tel. 040 801 6296.


Hervanta's pick-up service point

For external customers is open on weekdays Mon-Fri from 8 to 16. (With an access card, you can get to the pick-up service point from 8 to 19.)

In Hervanta, the reservation pick-up service point will also serve our external customers in the Logos (A119) room on the 1st floor of the Kampusareena. 


This page contains Tampere University Library policies during the corona virus pandemic.


Exceptions to opening hours and service hours:

  • Easter holiday 31.3.-6.4.2021, no teaching, no exams - all library facilities and customer services closed
  • During the primary ski holiday week week 9/2021, the library's service hours are Mon-Fri 12–16
  • On weekday eve, the library's facilities and services will be closed at 4 pm on 5 January, Fri 30 April, Wed 12 May.
  • The library's facilities and services are closed on public holidays: Fri 1.1., Wed 6.1., Sat 1.5., Thu 13.5.

more info: kirjasto [at]