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E-books and e-audiobooks

Biblio  
E-books and e-audiobooks in Finnish.
Can also be used with Biblio app.
The service is available until November 22, 2021.
Instructions for Biblio

Ellibs  
E-books and e-audiobooks in Finnish.
Can also be used with Ellibs app.
Instructions for Ellibs

OverDrive  
E-books and e-audiobooks mainly in English.
Can also be used with Libby app.
Instructions for OverDrive

You need your library card number and PIN to borrow e-books.


E-magazines and newspapers

E-magazines and newspapers with remote use

eMagz  
Magazines in Finnish.
Magazines in ePress
Instructions for eMagz

PressReader  
Magazines and newspapers from all over the world.
Can also be used with PressReader app.
Instructions for PressReader

You need your library card number and PIN for remote access.





E-magazines and newspapers in libraries

ePress  
Newspapers in Finnish.
Newspapers in ePress
Instructions for ePress

eMagz  
Magazines in Finnish.
Magazines in eMagz
Instructions for eMagz

PressReader  
Magazines and newspapers from all over the world.
Can also be used with PressReader app.
Instructions for PressReader

Accessible on the library public computers and through the library Wi-Fi on your own device without logging in.


Music

Rockway  
Finnish online service for learning music and techniques.
Instructions for Rockway

Naxos Music Library  
Classical music online service.
Can also be used with NML app.
Instructions for Naxos services

Naxos Music Library Jazz  
Jazz music online service.
Can also be used with NML Jazz app.
Instructions for Naxos services

You need your library card number for remote access.


Videos and movies

Viddla  
Movie streaming service.
Instructions for Viddla

Naxos Video Library  
Video service with music content, documentaries, concerts, ballet, etc.
Instructions for Naxos services

You need your library card number and PIN for remote access.


 

Other online materials

 

ArteKino Festival
An European movie to watch each month.
 

Arto
Reference database of Finnish series and magazine articles.
 

Biografiasampo
National online biography collection. Approximately 13,000 Finnish biographies with links to external materials. Available only in Finnish.
 

byNWR
Information about B- and trash movies.
 

Celia
Celia produces and distributes literature in accessible formats. Ask your library for more information about a Celia membership.
 

Discogs
Originally created as a hobby project, Discogs has grown to become a definitive resource for Vinyl and CD recordings.
 

Doria
A multi-institutional repository maintained by the National Library of Finland, containing e.g. articles, theses and final papers, books and reports, pictures, sound recordings, and videos.
 

EEBO Early English Books Online
English literature from 1473 to 1700. Accessible on library public computers.
 

Elektra
Scientific articles and history-related doctoral theses since 1996. Publication reference data available for browsing and the material accessible in the library.
 

Elonet
Watch Finnish movies online for free. Also history of Finnish film industry in the form of classics, rare films, stills, trailers and information of filming locations. Finnish Audiovisual Institute.
 

Elävä muisti
Audiovisual time travel to Finnish history. Finnish Audiovisual Institute.
 

Fenno
Finnish recordings 1901–1999. Available only in Finnish.
 

Finna.fi
Treasures from Finnish archives, libraries and museums, all in one search.
 

Fono.fi
Online search for the record collection of the Finnish Broadcasting Company YLE. Available only in Finnish.
 

Helmi
Gems of the National Library of Finland: books, ephemera, maps, sheet music, pictures and manuscripts.
 

Helsingin Philharmonic Orchestra
Concert recordings of Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra. You must be online continuously to access the service.
 

Journal.fi
Finnish scientific magazines.
 

Kaino
Classics of Finnish literature from 1880s to 1930s. Available only in Finnish.
 

The National Archives of Finland
The National Archive's digitalized documents, judgement books and other archive-databases.
 

National Gallery of Finland
Digitalized documents of largest art museum organization in Finland. Museums of the The National Gallery are Ateneum Art Museum, Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma and the Sinebrychoff Art Museum.
 

The National Library of Finland digital collections
Historical material digitized by the National Library of Finland: newspapers, journals and periodicals, books as well as ephemera.
 

The National Library of Finland classics collection
Free e-book collection of classic works of Finnish literature.
 

Kirjastokaista
Library podcasts mm. kirjallisuudesta, musiikista ja kirjastoista, programs about literature ja paljon muuta.
 

KirjastoVirma
North Ostrobothnian culture, local history and knowledge of traditions. Available only in Finnish.
 

LibriVox
Collection of audio books mainly in English.
 

Metropolitan Museum of Art
The Met offers almost 600 free e-books about art.
 

Nimisampo
Online service of Finnish location names for both researchers and general public to access. Available only in Finnish.
 

Die Onleihe
A free-for-all service provided by the Goethe-Institut (German cultural institute). The service includes e-books, e-audiobooks, e-magazines and newspapers and films. All residents living permanently in Finland can access the service for free by registering with their email address.
 

Northern Music
Oulu-based composers and choirs and contemporary history of Oulu region rock, jazz and easy listening music. Available only in Finnish.
 

Northern Literature
Literature and literature history of Northern Finland with focus on genre studies. Available only in Finnish.
 

Project Gutenberg
Royalty-free old literature as e-books: Finnish and international classics.
 

Projekti Lönnrot
Finnish literature in Finnish and Swedish and international classics in Finnish. Available only in Finnish.
 

RedFox Dictionary
A multilingual dictionary which operates in 41 languages, including both general and specialised language dictionaries.
 

Finnish Opera and Ballet
Recordings, trailers and interviews. You must be online continuously to access the service.
 

Veikko Juntunen music
Veikko Juntunen Music is an online sheet music library founded by composer and lyricist Veikko Juntunen and Oulu City Library, containing Veikko Juntunen’s music notes for over 700 compositions in pdf format. Music notes are freely available for private use. For public use, Teosto licence is required.
 

Viola
National Discography of Finland and National Bibliography of sheet music.
 

Digital materials by public libraries
Material digitized by public libraries: local knowledge and special collections. Available only in Finnish.
 

Yle Areena
Programs of Yleisradio. Elävä arkisto , audiobooks , podcasts , movies and much more. Available only in Finnish and Swedish.