Opening hours and contact information

Vantaa has ten libraries, two of which also serve as self-service libraries. In addition, two bookmobiles visit schools, day-care centers and areas that have no local library of their own. You also have access to all the more than 60 metropolitan area Helmet libraries.

Go and check library online services. You can also download Taskukirjasto-application (Pocket Library) for smartphones.


See opening hours and contact information at


The two bookmobiles—Haave and Tarina—serve at around 100 stops; you will find the schedules on

Self-service library

You can use the self-service libraries outside normal opening hours: all you need is a library card and a PIN code.

Administration and organization

All email addresses are formed by

Mikko Vainio
Library Services Director
tel. 09 8392 2816

Anna-Mari Rantala
Senior Information Specialist
tel. 09 8392 2818

Katariina Lauronen
Service Manager
tel. 09 8393 1761

Liisa Nikkilä
Pedagogic Services Manager
tel. 09 8392 2749

Ritva Nyberg
Development Manager
tel. 09 8392 1079

Katariina Ervasti
Partnership Manager
tel. 09 8393 0301

Seija Rintanen
tel. 09 8392 3061

Minna Saastamoinen
Information Officer
tel. 09 8392 1012

Hannele Nygård
Administrative Secretary
tel. 09 8392 2190

Elina Laakso
tel. 09 8392 4270

Niina Suoniemi
Office Employee
tel. 09 8392 2135

Libraries on the map