Learning Centre's information resources

Learning Centre holds electronic and print information resources in the disciplines taught at the university.

Print resources | Electronic resources | Melinda Union Catalogue of Finnish Libraries | National Repository Library

Most of the Aalto University Learning Centre print and electronic collections:

When searching by subject fields:



Majority of the materials provided by the Learning Centre are electronic resources. Before using, please read the conditions of use. The e-resources include reference databases, image databases, e-journals, e-books, reference works, dictionaries, statistics and standards.

Use of e-resources

You can use the resources with your own devices and various internet connections with Aalto login:

Customers not affiliated with Aalto University can access the resources on the learning centre computers.


Further information

For further information on current issues of the Learning Centre, including e-resources, please see our Twitter account for recent acquisitions, training sessions and service breaks:


Union catalogues of Finnish libraries 


Union Catalogue of Finnish Libraries: Melinda

Melinda is the union catalogue of Finnish Libraries, including university libraries, libraries of universities of applied sciences, and some special and public libraries. Melinda is openly accessible online.

Availability information is included with search results. Is a resource is available from some other library instead of the Learning Centre you can order it as a interlibrary loan.


National Repository Library

Resources of Repository Library are included in Aalto-Finna search results. You can search from the collections of Repository Library alone via Vaari database.

Aalto University students and staff can order books and article copies free of charge from the National Repository Library via Aalto-Finna. Orders usually arrive in a few working days.

The National Repository Library is a resource shared by all Finnish libraries and information service centres.

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