Library card


Getting a library card

The same library card is valid in all OUTI libraries. The first library card is free of charge. If you lose your card, a new card costs 2 euros.

You can get a library card in any of the OUTI libraries. You need to have a valid ID with you. Children under 15 years of age must have a guardian's written consent to get a library card.

Customer identification number and password

OUTI Libraries have their own internet catalogue, OUTI Web Library, through which you can check your own information, renew loands and place holds i.e. make reservations on library items.

In order to use the web library you to log in using your library card number and PIN. The library card number appears on your library card. The PIN can be obtained in person at the library. You cannot get the PIN by phone or by e-mail.


Responsibility for the card

The library card is personal. The card owner is responsible for all the materials borrowed with their card as well as for the use of the customer ID and PIN code.


Loss of library card

If you lose your library card, notify the library immediately.

A lost card will be blocked, and you can unblock your card by proving your identity.

You can also get a new card to replace the lost card after presenting a valid ID.


Change of address

Please notify the library of changes of address, phone number or email.

You can notify of your change of address

  • in the library in person
  • by phone
  • in OUTI online library.

Name changes must be notified to the library in person. Please bring an ID under your new name.

You also request an address change through the OUTI Web Library Profile page after logging in.

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