There are spaces available for quiet studying, group working and for passing the time. We hope that as a customer, you will take others into consideration and for your own part help to build a comfortable environment where everybody can work in peace.
Joensuu campus library
In the Carelia campus library's second floor's hall 2A, there are 5 group work rooms for students: 2A1, 2A2, 2A5, 2A6 and 2A7. Each room has seats for 8–10 people, and they are equipped with computers and large screens. The current week's room reservations can be written directly on the lists by the room doors. If you wish to make a reservation for a future date further ahead, please contact the Oppari Helpdesk on the library's first floor or call: 050 5674209. A group work room can be reserved for a maximum of three hours at a time.
UEF students and staff can access the first floor facilities outside regular opening hours. You can borrow course books using a self-check machine, return books via the returning machine, use computers, work, study, print, copy and scan documents.
The Carelia 24/7 Learning Space is accessed via the side door using a personal access badge. You can visit the library to sign an access badge agreement and pay a deposit fee (40€). You can pick up the access badge at the UEF Facilities Management.
Outside the opening hours, you can access the Carelia 24/7 Learning Space with your access badge as follows:
Monday – Friday, from 7.00 to 8.00 in the morning and after the library is closed, between 18.30 and 23.00.
Saturday, from 7.00 to 10.00 in the morning and after the library is closed, between 14.30 and 23.00.
Sunday, between 7.00 and 23.00. After 23.00 in the evening, you cannot access the facilities, but if you have entered the space before that, you can use the facilities throughout the whole night.
The Learning Space is closed during Christmas, Easter, May Day and Midsummer. Other closing times are announced separately.
Kuopio campus library
Students book the group study rooms for three hours/day/person in the Kuopio Campus Library (room-kuo-kir-sn1051, room-kuo-kir-sn1052 and room-kuo-kir-sn1053) using their O365 Outlook calendar. If the room user does not arrive within 15 minutes from the beginning of the reserved time, the reservation is cancelled and another user can book the room and enter it. Instructions for booking a room: for desktop computers and for mobile devices.
Kuh medical library
Students book the group study rooms for three hours/day/person KUH Medical Library (room-kuo-KYS_ryhmis1, room-kuo-KYS_ryhmis2 and room-kuo-KYS_ryhmis3) using their O365 Outlook calendar. If the room user does not arrive within 15 minutes from the beginning of the reserved time, the reservation is cancelled and another user can book the room and enter it. Instructions for booking a room: for desktop computers and for mobile devices.
Savonlinna campus library
Students book the grop study room for two hours/day by writing down the reservation in the room's calendar.
electronic exam room
Joensuu reservations: Oppari.
Savonlinna reservations: https://stentti.uef.fi/login/
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Head of Services
Feedback will be processed daily. Easily fixed issues will be solved immediately if they are essential to the service and in accordance with the operating policy. All feedback will be processed in the relevant services. If necessary, feedback will also be processed in the library's working groups. Feedback and the changes prompted by feedback will be processed annually by the management group in the management review.