Service charges

VAT not included if not mentioned.


Service Charge
Courtesy notice free
Fine for overdue loans €0.30/item/day
Fine for overdue short loans €10/item
Placing a hold free
Request from closed stacks free
Item available notice free
Retrieval service from the open collection €1/item
Renewing loans by telephone operator network charge
Renewing loans at service desk, self-service stations
or online
Limit before borrowing rights are suspended €10
Restoring borrowing rights from €10
Maximum overdue fines €50
Invoicing charge €10/invoice
Checking address from the census register €2
Replacing a lost library card €3

Lost or damaged items

Service Charge
Books from €50
Compact disc supplements €5
Invoicing charge €10/invoice

Interlibrary loans

Service Charge
Internal customers  
From Finland €9/item
From Scandinavia €9/item
From other countries €22/item
Microfiche €5/item
Paper copies from Finland €6/article
Paper copies from other countries €10/article
American dissertations €40
Loans and copies from Repository Library
to JYU’s students and staff
Lost interlibrary loans as invoiced by the sender
Item not picked up charge of for the loan or copied pages
Loans €9/item
Microfiche €5/item
Paper copies €6/article
Lost interlibrary loans See lost or damaged items

Training in information seeking and library tours

Service Charge, JYU students and staff Charge, Other customers
VAT 24% included
Library tours free 30 min introduction free,
over 30 min introduction €50/hour
Library Tutorial: open learning material for Systematic Information Seeking free free
Systematic Information Seeking (LIBESIS) e-learning course free -
Bachelor-level theses and
proseminar groups
free (2x2 hours) -
Other groups free (2 hours) -
More extensive, customized teaching €50/hour €100/hour
Library instruction commissioned by
EduCluster Finland or
Kokkola University Consortium Chydenius
€50/hour -
Library instruction commissioned by
the Open University of the University of Jyväskylä
by arrangement -
Personal guidance free €60/hour
Use of databases at the Library or on the university network free free

Printouts and copies


VAT 24% included.

The minimum purchase of printing balance is €3.

Service Charge, JYU students and staff
€/page or exposure
Charge, Other customers
€/page or exposure
A4 one or two-sided, black and white 0.07 0.10
A3 one or two-sided, black and white 0.14 0.20
A4 one or two-sided, full colour 0.30 0.40
A3 one or two-sided, full colour 0.60 0.80
Scanning 0.025 0.035

Copy services

Service Charge
A4 one or two-sided, black-and-white 0.50
A3 one or two-sided, black-and-white 1.00
A4 one or two-sided, full colour 2.00
A3 one or two-sided, full colour 4.00
Scanning 0.50
Paper copies from microfilm and -fiche (article copies), A4 2.00
Paper copies from microfilm and -fiche (article copies), A3 4.00
Microfilm copying and digitizing
including information search
€37/h + copies