Find the library materials
Databases, e-books and e-journals
The walk-in customer outside of LUT or LAB can access the e-materials visiting the library. Access will be opened by the library staff.
Printed books and journals
The printed materials are located in Skinnarila campus in Lappeenranta and in Mukkula campus in Lahti. The printed collection contains books, journals, serial publications and theses.
The general collection covers the areas of education and research in LUT and LAB. The loan period for general collection is four weeks.
Textbooks and short loans
In Lappeenranta the textbook collection includes literature mentioned in study guides and supportive materials. In Lahti the textbooks of LUT University form a separate collection and the textbooks of LAB University of Applied Sciences are included in the general collection. The loan period for the textbooks is two weeks.
In Lappeenranta one item of textbooks is located in a separate short loan collection. In addition, the short loan collection holds books to support research and methodology. The loan period for these items is one day.
The reference collection includes e.g. dictonaries, statistics and reference books. This material cannot be borrowed.
In Lahti one item of textbooks is located in the reference collection.
In Lappeenranta journals are located in the ground floor except for the latest issues located in the service floor. Journals cannot be borrowed. They can be read only in the library.
In Lahti journals are located in room A126. The loan period for magazines and journals is 14 days, newspapers cannot be borrowed.
Suggest new materials for acquisition
You can suggest materials to be acquired to the LUT Academic Library's collection using the Acquisition proposal form. The materials for schools, projects and for other staff use are ordered using the book orders for staff form. Textbooks are acquired using the textbook order & notification form.
Interlibrary loans for customers and libraries
Via interlibrary lending you can order items from other libraries. Other libraries can also request our materials through interlibrary lending. Interlibrary lending practices are in the Using the Library page.
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