In Oula-Finna you can search for material, check its location and availability, renew your loans and place requests. In addition to printed materials, you can also find e-books and e-articles as well as databases.
Once you have activated the library card in Tuudo, you can see your customer information by logging in to Oula-Finna. In Oula-Finna, you can renew your loans, place requests for items and use electronic resources remotely.
We try to acquire books in e-versions whenever possible. Some books can be read by many users at the same time, while others can only be read by one user at a time. You can place a request for the e-book on loan if you wish.
You can either read e-books in your browser or download them to your own computer or mobile device.
You can also make acquisition suggestions to the library.
Google Scholar is a useful tool for searching Open Access publications that you cannot find in the library collections. However, always remember to critically evaluate Open Access sources!
The interlibrary loan service searches and orders publications for loan and photocopies of publications that are not available at Oulu University Library. The service is fee-based.
You can also use public libraries, Outi Libraries in Oulu.