Aalto-library

General information The first full-time librarian position in the Seinäjoki Public Library was created in 1963 after decades of teachers working as librarians. Architect Alvar Aalto designed the library building. It was completed in 1965. The building is 1600 m2 in area and the cubic…


Apila-library

Number of staff in the whole library is about 55 persons. The new library Apila is only a part of the main library. The whole main library consists of two buildings: the new Apila and the old main library designed by Alvar Aalto. The old…


Library buildings

There is no imitation, only respect and references to Aalto. There are same materials used in both buildings but in the Apila-library they are used and interpreted in a new way. Book shelves and book houses are made of pine > in Aaltolibrary the shelves…


Computers and other equipment

the wlan is SJKVierailu. Copying machines There are copying machines for self-service copying in the main library, Nurmo library and Peräseinäjoki multi-service library. One copy costs 0,20 €. Microfilm and microfiche readers There are microfiche readers in the main library and Nurmo library. You can…


Opening hours and contact information

day. Aalto library Koulukatu 21 60100 Seinäjoki Tel. +358 6 416 2638 Winter time opening hours Mon 10–20 Tue–Fri 10–19 Sat 10–15 Sun closed On eves 10–17 During the summer (1.6.–31.8.) Mon 10–20 Tue–Thu 10–19 Fri 10–17 Sat–Sun closed The Aalto library is closed on…