Hakunila library will be closed for four months as of May 16 


Hakunila library will be closed because of indoor-air-quality repairs from May 16 to September 15, 2022. A bookmobile will serve in Hakunila in May and June. You can return the items you have borrowed at any Helmet library.

Hakunila library.

The daycare center on Kimokuja 5 in Hakunila has been under renovation, and the repairs now progress to include the library. The library renovation entails tightening of structures and replacing surfaces. The aim is to open the library on September 15, 2022. 

Pick up your reservations from Tikkurila library

When the renovation begins, those holds that remain in the reservation shelf will be transferred to Tikkurila library (Lummetie 4) where they will be available for fetching as of May 18. In case of new holds, you can change the default pick-up place by first logging in your own account on Helmet.fi. After Hakunila library has reopened, you must choose the default pick-up place again. Instructions for changing your default pick-up place.

You can also freeze your holds until the renovation is finished. Instructions for changing reservations.

You cannot freeze your reservations or change the pick-up place through the Taskukirjasto application. When required, you can contact any Helmet library

A bookmobile will serve in the area from May 18 to June 29, 2022

The bookmobile will park near Hakunila library every Wednesday at 17:00-18:00 from May 18 to June 29, 2022. You will find the stop along Hakunilanraitti, beside the overpass. 

Due dates of loans during the renovation  

The due dates of most loans made at Hakunila library will be automatically postponed till the library reopens after the renovation. During the renovation, you can return the items you have borrowed to any Helmet library.  Because of reasons due to the library system, the due date will not be automatically postponed as regards loans owned by Helsinki and Kauniainen. You can renew your loans online at Helmet.fi or on the Taskukirjasto app. If you fail to renew your loans or return them to another library, contact the library’s customer service number 043 8248 306. 

Changes related to the renovation will be notified on the Hakunila library’s Helmet website and on social media sites.


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