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.

When the library is closed, please return your loans through the returns hatch on the library door. The loans will be removed from your customer information the next opening day of the library. Please note! Tablets and dictators can only be returned at the service desk.



The library collection includes materials in the following fields

  • business management
  • tourism
  • catering
  • youth work
  • education
  • psychology
  • sociology
  • health care
  • nursing
  • information technology
  • forestry
  • electrical engineering
  • building services engineering
  • material technology
  • environmental technology




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

  • three reservable computers in study room (Student)
  • multi-purpose space
  • computer class
  • reading spaces
  • reservable exhibition space
  • printers (for students only)
  • three scanners (two in the Campus Library and  one in the magazine reading room in X)
  • wireless local area network (Wi-Fi)
  • Fatboy bean bags
  • two Silence Sound Center armchairs

Some devices and services are intended for students and staff only

  • digital voice recorders
  • iPads


  • toilet for the disabled
  • elevator
  • adjustable customer point downstairs
  • services of the Celia Library for reading impaired students (see Student)

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Library services

Contact us

Customer service
tel. + 358 (0)40 868 6450

Xamk – South-Eastern Finland University of Applied Sciences
Library services / Mikkeli Campus Library
Patteristonkatu 2


Sari Haapsaari, 040 484 4926
Information Services Advisor
Katariina Hanhisalo, 040 669 5001
Information Specialist
Terhi Kaipainen, 050 312 4965
Information Specialist


Henna Ristolainen, 040 668 2656
Information Specialist
Eeva-Maria Suojärvi, 050 312 4964
Information Specialist