Library

Requesting loans from partner libraries

You can order books from Kajaani University of Applied Sciences Library and Oulu University Library free of charge via Leevi online catalogue.

You can place your order in Leevi online catalogue, see the instructions in Leevi. In connection with the order, your customer information will temporarily be transferred to the Kajaani UAS Library or the Oulu University Library database.

It is possible to order only books, the status of which is Not charged. Books with statuts Charged cannot be reserved. If you have lost your borrowing rights for Oamk Library, you cannot make requests to partner libraries.

Students and staff of Oamk can order articles from the National Repository Library. A copy of the article will be delivered to your e-mail address. 

Arrived loans can be picked up from your chosen Oamk library. Loans can be returned to any library unit. Customers can have a maximum of 50 books from the partner libraries at the time. You are responsible for renewing the loans via Leevi online catalogue. The library staff cannot renew partner library loans.

The library will send an e-mail notice when the books are available for pickup. The borrowing rights of partner library loans are lost if one or more loans are not returned. The lost borrowing rights of Kajaani UAS Library, and Oulu University Library do not effect the borrowing rights of Oamk Library.

Loans from Oulu University Library

  • Estimated delivery time: 1-2 days
  • Books and theses with the loan period of 28 days can be ordered.
  • Textbooks and periodicals cannot be ordered.
  • Loans can be renewed six times.
  • A due date reminder will be sent before the due date.
  • Loans must be renewed or returned on the due date at the latest.
  • Borrowing rights will be lost 14 days after the due date if the loans have not been renewed or returned in time

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Loans from Kajaani University of Applied Sciences Library

  • Estimated delivery time: a week
  • Loan periods: Theses: 14 days, Loan collection: 28 days
  • Textbooks and periodicals cannot be ordered.
  • Loans can be renewed.
  • A due date reminder will be sent before the due date.
  • Customers will receive three notices of overdue loans, after which an invoice will be sent.

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Loans from the National Repository Library (NRL)

  • Articles can be ordered from the National Repository Library. A copy of the article will be delivered to the email address the customer has given. 

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  • Books cannot be ordered via Leevi, but interlibrary loans from National Repository Library are free of charge for students and staff of Oamk and Oulu Vocational College, Kontinkangas Unit
  • First, please check the availability of the item via Vaari online catalogue >>
  • Then, fill in the interlibrary loan order form >>