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Loan periods

Collections Loan period
Main Collection A and TAID 4 weeks
Text books K 2 weeks
Text books, reference collection Lk ref Use only in Library 
Journals 1 week 


You can return your loans to all LUC-libraries: University Library, UAS Jokiväylä and Arctic Centre Library.

Due date reminders about for loans that are over 7 days are sent by e-mail. First notice three days before due date, second one after the due date and third one week after the due date.

Return Boxes outside the library should be used only when the library is closed. The next day will be recorded as the returning day (the boxes are emptied in the morning).


You can renew your book loans if there are no reservations and your unpaid fees do not exceed the limit, 5 €.
You can renew loans: 

  • online via LUC-Finna (50 times)
  • at the libraries' service desk
  • by calling the library, tel. 040 484 4302 
  • by e-mail: kirjasto (at)

Renewing via LUC-Finna

  • First log in
  • Click My account
  • Choose Checked out items
  • Renew selected or all items

Fees and Fines

From the loans which have been late a delay payment is collected according to the price list. 

Books, reference collection 1 € / day (max 10€ / book)
Books, other 0,50 € / day (max 5 € / book)
Journals 0,50 € / day (max 5 € / book)
Laptop computers 10€ / day 
Lost or destroyed material replacement value of the item



Lapland University Library
BOX 8123, 96101 Rovaniemi, Finland
Yliopistonkatu 8, 96300 Rovaniemi
Loans and renewals: tel. 040 484 4302

Arctic Centre Library
BOX 122, 96101 Rovaniemi, Finland
Arktikum-building, Pohjoisranta 4, Rovaniemi

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