Lumme E-materials

The Ellibs e-book service has e-books for children and adults mainly in Finnish.

Need assistance?
Check our eGuide.

Red Fox Dictionary

NB! You need half-annually changing password in order to use pro-version. Please contact your library to get the password.

Popular Finnish magazines in the eMagz service.

More than 7,000 digital newspapers and magazines from more than 100 countries and in more than 60 languages.

Helsingin Sanomat and other Finnish local and regional newspapers can be read immediately out of press in the ePress service. N.B.! Newspapers can be accessed only within libraries.

Newspapers and magazines available
Listing of ePress and eMagz-magazines and newspapers available in Lumme-libraries.

Naxos Music Library
This service specialises in classical music, but it contains ethnic and popular music as well.

Naxos Music Library Jazz
Access to over 245,834 tracks (more than 21,980 discs) - wide selection of jazz music from jazz legends to contemporary jazz.

Rockway music school
Learn how to sing and play instruments (currently only in Finnish).

Choose first the movie you want to watch and then borrow it by clicking Play movie -button. Next choose Lumme-kirjastot and log in with your library card number and your pin code.
The loan is valid for 48 hours during which you can watch the movies as many times as you want. NB! Limited number of loans per month (all Lumme-libraries). You can at the most borrow 3 movies/library card/calendar month.

Free materials available online

Project Gutenberg
Free e-books in many different languages.

The Living Memory (Elävä muisti) and Elonet
The Living Memory is an audiovisual time travelling journey through Finland's history, provided to you by KAVI, the National Audiovisual Institute of Finland. Elonet is a Finnish movie database that contains more than 200 watchable Finnish movies!

Finland's native literature written in Finnish from 1880s to 1930s.

Finnish scholarly journals online.

The National Library of Finland's Digi
Newspapers, classic books, sheet music, parchment collection and lots more. You can, for example, find all volumes of the Helsingin Sanomat newspaper until the 1920s.

Makupalat Link Library
A versatile link catalog with several websites gathered to your use. Provided to you by the public libraries of Finland.

The National Library of Finland's Digital Collections
Classics written in Finnish and Swedish in digital format, in addition to research information based on them.

Kirjastot.fi's Digi
Digitised materials of public libraries, such as works in local or special collections.

A database based on translated poetry, upheld by the Lahti City Library. It contains references to Finnish translations of world lyrics and poetry from classical antiquity to modern times.