Collections and facilities The library is situated in the Tikkarinne Campus. The service desk is on the 1st floor, next to student restaurant Solina. The library offers updated professional and scientific information for Karelia UAS staff and students. Collections of the library consist of books, theses, newspapers, journals, audiovisual materials etc. We have both printed and electronic collections. Finna e-library Library collections can be found on Finna at https://karelia.finna.fi. At Finna, you have access to our databases, e-books, e-journals, dictionaries etc., and you find information on our printed books and periodicals. You can also make a reservation of library materials on loan and renew your loans. Off campus use is possible for Karelia UAS students and personnel by logging in with their personal Karelia UAS network username and password. Theses published in electronic form (from 2011) can be found in Theseus, older printed Karelia UAS theses can be borrowed from the library. Studying areas at library Pisara There are 2 group work rooms on the library’s 2nd floor, and group work room E324 on Building E's 3rd floor. You can book group work rooms online http://web.karelia.fi/kirjastontilavaraus/ (to choose English version click 'Kieli'). You can use library’s computer lab (on the library’s 2nd floor) whenever there are no lessons. Silent study room (on the library’s 1st floor) is a right place for you, when you need a quiet place to read or study. There are 4 computers and 10 studying desks without computers in the room. There is a collection of non-circulating copies of the course books on library's 2nd floor. These copies are not allowed to take outside the library.