The Library of Statistics is a service centre for statistical
information that is open to everybody. Within the Library premises
customers can use the collections of printed and electronic
materials. The archive material can also be studied in the library
reading room. The Library's diverse lending, distance, facsimile,
guidance and information services are available to all customers.
The user of the Library is bound by the rules of the Library of
Statistics. You can come and visit the Library or utilise the
direct from your home computer.
- The information specialists of the Library of Statistics assist
in material searching and use in the library and in the Service
Point for statistical information (Kaisa House). The information
service can also be contacted by email, telephone or telefax, in
which case we will answer to inquiries immediately or within two
days at the latest.
- Lending service
- Lending services can be used by everybody. The Library of
Statistics has a library card for home loans. Reference books,
periodicals, electronic and archive material can be used within the
- Interlibrary loan
- Interlibrary loan service supplies publications and facsimile
copies from the Library's own collections to other libraries and
orders material from other libraries for its customers.
- Chargeable information
- The Library's information service carries out chargeable
assignments from data from Finland, different countries and
international organisations (UN, OECD) . Agreements are made about
paid assignments with the information specialist. The assignments
are charged according to the list of service
- Guidance in library use and
- We provide assistance in information search for the use of
statistical sources. We present the Library and its services to
Last updated 22.1.2014