Newspapers and periodicals
The Digital Newspaper Service ePress – www.epress.fi. Offers digitized versions of Finnish local and provincial newspapers every day, as soon as they have come out. All the newspapers can be read for free on our customer computers.
Periodicals and Newspapers:
In the library’s Newspaper Reading Room we have newspapers and periodicals from Finland and other countries. There are magazines available in English, Swedish, German, Spanish and French. Apart from the latest issue all periodicals are available for loan. Loan period is 2 weeks.
For most newspapers, we keep the current month and the previous month’s issues available. Helsingin Sanomat, Etelä-Suomen sanomat and Kauppalehti are available from the current month and two previous months. The local newspaper (Mäntsälä, Mäntsälän uutiset) is available as bound volumes from 1972 to 2014.
Our customer computers have access to:
ePress – a digital newspaper service that offers digitized versions of Finnish local and provincial newspapers every day, as soon as they have come out.
Mediearkivet – the biggest news archive in Nordic countries. Over 15 million news articles from more than 300 sources. From Finland Swedish media Hufvudstadsbladet and Nya Åland are included.
Arto – Reference Database for Finnish Articles.
Historiallinen sanomalehtiarkisto – National Library’s digital collection of historical newspapers.