Reading room/researcher loan

Printed legal deposit materials are kept in the legal deposit archive in the Pegasus Library. Library users may order the material for their own use by placing an order through the Oula-Finna online catalogue or at the library service desk.

Reading room/researcher loans

Items available for reading room/researcher loan are kept in the legal deposit archive in the closed stacks of Pegasus Library. Their call numbers in the Oula-Finna online catalogue begin with "P F".

Staff of the University of Oulu and Oamk:

  • books are available for researcher loan for research and teaching use
  • journal issues are available for reading room loan
  • loan period is 28 days
  • loans are renewed automatically, if there are no pending requests for the items

Students and other customers:

  • books and journal issues are available for reading room loan
  • loan period is 28 days
  • loans can be renewed 6 times, if there are no pending requests for the items

Items borrowed for reading room use from the legal deposit archive can only be used in Pegasus Library. The borrowed items can be kept in library book lockers, lockable book trolleys or in designated file boxes available from the library service desk.

Library users may order items from the legal deposit archive by placing a request through the Oula-Finna online catalogue.

Requests from the closed stacks are picked up only on weekdays. Requests made before noon will be picked up the same day, requests made in the afternoon by 12 noon the next business day.
 

More information on legal deposit materials