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Finna EN: How to access Finna

Connect library card to account

In order to get library card, fill the library customer data form and pick your new card from the Origo service desk.

By logging in and connecting the library card to your account you can renew your loans and make reservations, as well as save your information searches and favorites for example.

Library card number:
bar code (on the backside of the card).

the PIN code given by the Academic Library.

Access to LUT Finna and Saimia Finna

The e-resources, such as databases, of LUT University and Saimaa UAS are accessed only by Finna. Staff and students of LUT and Saimia log in to LUT Finna or Saimia Finna with their user identifier (Haka login). Logging in must be done always when accessing e-resources.

Examples are from LUT Finna, but the guide is the same in Saimia Finna.

Log in first

Finna log in


Log in with user identifier (Haka login).

Finna log in - Haka


Make a search from the Academic Library´s collection or International e-materials. You can also make a search from the databases´ own interface.

Finna search