The Library of Oulu University of Applied Sciences consists of eight library units, which are located in the schools of the University of Applied Sciences. They serve the staff and students of the University of Applied Sciences as well as the general public. To become a customer in a library is easy. By obtaining a library card, all services of the libraries become available also to international students. The library card is free of charge. If a student is a member of the Student Union of Oulu University of Applied Sciences he does not need a separate library card. The student card is valid as a library card. More information on obtaining a library card, services and rules is available at the respective library. For more information, please see also .
International students can also use the public libraries of the City of Oulu and the libraries of the University of Oulu. There are different lending rules in the libraries. In the public libraries of Oulu students can borrow books with the library card of Oulu University of Applied Sciences.
International newspapers and magazines are usually available in the public and university libraries.