Opening hours

You can find opening hours, self-service hours and exceptions in opening hours in Kaakkuri. On holidays, holiday eves and summer there are exceptions in opening hours.

You can enter the library with your library card and PIN code during self-service hours.

Please note, outside doors of campus are open during the semester from Mon – Thu 7am -5.30pm and Fri 5pm. Returning your loans is possible during campus opening hours.


The library collection includes materials in the following fields

  • energy and environmental technology
  • civil and construction engineering
  • information and communications technology
  • logistics
  • shipping
  • emergency care
  • nursing
  • sociology
  • naprapathy



The library offers its customers facilities and equipment to support information retrieval and studying

  • computers
  • printer / multifunction device (for students only)
  • wireless local area network (Wi-Fi)
  • two Silence Sound Center armchairs


Some devices and services are intended for students and staff only

  • iPads
  • digital voice recorders
  • Kindle

Library frontpage


Library services

Contact us

Customer service
tel. +358 (0)44 702 8245

Xamk – South-Eastern Finland University of Applied Sciences
Library Services / Kotka Campus Library
Pääskysentie 1
48220 KOTKA

Eeva-Riitta Kääriä, 044 702 8545
Information Services Advisor
Henni Laitala, 044 702 8542
Information Specialist (absent at the time)

Mika Puhakka, 044 702 8245
Information Services Advisor

Soila Eräniemi, 050 414 2298
Information Specialist