Sello Library

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Leppävaarankatu 9, 02600 Espoo (View larger map)

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Telephone numbers
Phone icon (09) 816 57603 / Fiction and non-fiction, films, periodicals
Phone icon (09) 8165 7617 / Children (ages 0-12)
Phone icon (09) 8165 7610 / Customer service
Phone icon (09) 8165 7613 / Pointti - Youth (ages 12-20)
Phone icon (09) 8165 7607 / Workshop. IT-help and digitizing, sellonpaja@gmail.com
Phone icon 046 8773079 / Library Service Manager Merja Pihlajamäki (Leppävaara district)
Phone icon (09) 816 57607 / Facility reservations: https://varaamo.espoo.fi. More information: helmet.fi/sello -> Facilities
Phone icon (09) 8165 7603 / Interlibrary service (kaukopalvelu@espoo.fi)
Phone icon 043 825 2337 / Event coordinator, events and art exhibitions Mia Wuorela
Phone icon kauko.rus@espoo.fi / Interlibrary service in Russian
Phone icon (09) 8165 7603 / Guided tours 09 816 57603. Library -school co-operation:Children 09 816 57617, Youth 046-8773289
Phone icon 043 825 9027 / Swedish speaking contact Sissel Ray
Phone icon 046-8772096 / Russian Library - Library Service Manager Oili Sivula (Tapiola)
Phone icon 043 8273075 / On-call service manager
Phone icon 09 816 57603 / Varaa tila: https://varaamo.espoo.fi. Ohjeita Tilat-sivulla. Kysymykset: leppavaarankirjasto.tilanvaraukset@espoo.fi
Mail address
P.O. Box 3611
02070 City of Espoo
E-mail
sellonkirjasto@espoo.fi
Built:2003
Architect:Helin & Co Arkkitehdit
 
Services
3D Printer device
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    It is possible to print max 20x20x20 cm objects in Makerspace. Please book time https://varaamo.espoo.fi/ from Makerspace or call tel. 09-816 57607.
Biljard device
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    Biljard. In Pointti for customers over 12 years of age. Please book a time at Pointti.
Blood pressure cuff device
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    The Self-care point is on the second floor near the service desk of journals. There is a blood pressure cuff, a scale and information about how to take care of your health and well-being on a daily basis.
Borrow a laptop device
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    Laptops can be borrowed from the Periodicals department on the second floor (to be used only in the library, they do not work outside the library) with a library card and ID. You cannot print from laptops.
Bubble level device
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    Bubble level can be borrowed from Music department.
  • For loan
Button/badge maker device
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    In Makerspace
Charging point of mobile devices device
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    Charging point of mobile devices. 12 chargers where you can lock up your mobile device. Narrow and wide iPhone / iPad and micro USB in the Makerspace, 1st floor.
Copy machine (color) device
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    In Sello Library there are 3 copy machines (colour). One is next to the service desk in the lounge, one is in on the second floor near the info desk. You may print up to 20 pages. Please avoid unnecessary printing. The default setting for printing is black and white. Prints and copies are free of charge. The Citizen’s office on the first floor has also a copy machine (black-and white) for customers.
Customer workstation device
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    There are many customer computers in the library. The desktop computers are downstairs, mostly in the Makerspace area, the laptops are upstairs. To borrow a laptop (to be used during your visit in the library) you need to show your library card, and an ID with a photo, at the 2nd floor info-desk. Sign in to a customer computer: library. Password: 12345
Data projector device
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    You can use a data projector in Akseli-hall or stage. You can also book and borrow a data projector from Makerspace to be used in the facilities of Sello Library: sellonpaja@gmail.com or tel. 09 816 57607.
  • For loan
Desibel Meter device
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    Desibel Meter. You can borrow a Desibel meter from the Music department for 2 weeks.
  • For loan
Digitizing cinefilms device
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    Digitizing cinefilms. Digitize your old cinefilms in the Makerspace! Please book a time! Information on page "Makerspace in Sello Library" https://varaamo.espoo.fi
Game console device
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    Playstation, Wii, Xbox. The game consoles are in the Youth section and Children's World. The games are available at the Children’s World Mon-Fri at 13-18. During other times and weekends, according to demand and situation. You can play Wii- and Playstation3 games that are allowed for all ages. The number of players is max 4 at one time.
Impact drill device
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    Impact drill. Borrow one for 2 weeks from Music department. See the link if it is available! Cannot be renewed or reserved.
  • For loan
Laminating machine device
  • With the laminating machine you can create durable instructions, notifications or even a coaster.
    In Makerspace
Laser distance meter device
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    You can borrow the laser distance meter from the information desk in the music department.
  • For loan
Media workstation device
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    There is a video- and photoediting computer iMac Adobe Creative Cloud 2014: Photoshop, Premiere Pro, InDesign, Illustrator, Dreamweaver) in the Makerspace. Please book a time online: https://varaamo.espoo.fi or from the Makerspace.
Memorycard reader device
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    Memory card reader. Device for reading SD, MMC- and Compact Flash memory cards. You can borrow a memory card reader from the Makerspace to be used inside the library.
Paper shredder device
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    In Makerspace.
Power consumption meter device
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    You can borrow power consumption meters at the Music section on the first floor. The loans are for 2 weeks, and it is not possible to renew the loan.
  • For loan
Reel tape digitizing device
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    Reel tape digitizing in Makerspace. https://varaamo.espoo.fi/
Scanner device
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    Copymachines, upstairs and downstairs, are also scanners and you can save documents into a memorystick. There is a scanner that can also scan slides and film negatives in the Makerspace. You can reserve it online https://varaamo.espoo.fi or by calling 09 816 57607
Sewing machine device
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    You can call 09 816 57607 or book time online. https://varaamo.espoo.fi
Soldering iron device
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    Soldering iron. Borrow one for 2 weeks from Music department! Cannot be renewed or reserved. Please check from helmet if it is available.
  • For loan
Surface temperature meter device
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    Surface thermometer. Borrow one for 2 weeks from Music department! See the link if it is available! Cannot be renewed or reserved.
  • For loan
Table football device
  • There is a table football game in the youth section Pointti for over 12 year old customers.
    There is a table football game in the youth section Pointti for over 12 year old customers.
Tablet device
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    Borrow a tablet computer at info desk on the 2nd floor. Give your library card's last 4 digits. The tablets can be used only inside the library and for 2 hours. When you return the tablet, just place it back on the rack and all the information will be wiped out from the tablet.
Tools device
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    You can borrow tools from the Makerspace, e.g.: Desibel meter, laser distance meter, power consumption meter, impact drill, soldering iron, waste tongs or bubble level
USB flash drive device
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    USB memory stick. Borrow a USB memory stick In Makerspace
Video editing device
  • Workstation for video editing
    Adobe Premiere pro cc -program is available on one workstation in Makerspace. Please book a time: https://varaamo.espoo.fi
Vinyl cutter device
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    Vinyl cutter. In the Makerspace, reserve online: https://varaamo.espoo.fi or call 09 816 57607
Waste tongs device
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    Waste tongs. Borrow waste tongs from the Music department! The loan period is 2 weeks. You can not reserve waste tongs.
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Adults' Living Room room
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    Adults' Living Room is on the first floor
Band Training Facility Roland-Room room
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    Band Training Facility Roland-Room. Rehearse almost soundlessly with your band wearing headphones connected to a mixer. Rules: over 13 years old, or with a guardian if under 13. You need the library card number for booking time, max. 6 h / week. Online booking requires access rights https://varaamo.espoo.fi/
Cultural Space room
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    There is fiction and and poetry in Cultural space but also an area with sofas and chairs on the second floor. Book Clubs, writer interviews, knitting clubs are held there. For more information, please see the Facilties-page.
Exhibition room room
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    Galleria Anna is on the second floor of the library. Exhibitions in the lounge, first floor, in a showcase. Please see the page Art exhibitions for more information.
Group work room room
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    Elina. A small meeting / group workroom for about 7 people on the second floor. You can reserve Elina for 3 hours at a time. There are chairs, a sofa and a table. Free of charge. Customers can use Elina room when it is available. Online booking: https://varaamo.espoo.fi
Meeting room room
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    Ilmari is a meeting room / classroom for about 15 people on the second floor. You can reserve Ilmari on weekdays at 16-20 and on weekends during opening hours. More information on page Facilities.
Meeting room room
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    Akseli-hall, a multifunctional room on the second floor, can be reserved for meetings, lectures or events. Seats for max 60 people, with desks for 30. There is microphone, data-projector, BD-player, tuner-amplifier, VHS-player, and an overhead projector. You can borrow a laptop from the service desk. Fees: - free of charge for all associations, Espoo city units and housing companies in Espoo - companies are charged 100 € / starting hour. Customers can use Akseli-hall when it is available. It is possible to order refreshments. Please see -> Cafes and restaurants! Reserve for meetings online: https://varaamo.espoo.fi
Multifunction room room
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    Lounge and stage. The large entrance lounge with a stage on the first floor can be reserved for events, fairs, competitions and shows. Wireless microphones. Chairs for 100 people available. More information on the page Facilities on helmet.fi/sello. It is possible to order refreshments. Please see -> Cafes and restaurants!
Music room room
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    There are 2 music rooms in the Music department that you can reserve. One of the rooms has a piano and the other one a baby grand piano and a harmonium. You may use the music rooms for 4 hours / week. There is also an electric piano you can play without booking. To book the music rooms, please contact the Music department service desk or call 09 816 57615. Online booking https://varaamo.espoo.fi
Music studio room
  • Library space for recording own music demos.
    Studio: reservations tel. 09 816 57615. Online booking requires access rights http://varaus.espoonkirjastot.fi. Available for customers of 15 years of age or over who own a HelMet -library card and have basic IT knowledge. Orientation is compulsory. For further information, contact: phone number 09 816 57615. Reservations for school classes: Pedagogic Information Specialist, tel. 046-8773039. Studio equipment: Logic Pro 9 / Logic Pro X, Universal Audio Apollo sound card, large and small acoustic diaphragm condenser, midi-keyboard, electronic drums, el. bass, el. guitar and electro acoustic guitar.
Reading hall room
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    Silent room dedicated for reading newspapers. On the sendond floor there are three reading rooms. 1 ) A study hall. 30 desks with own lights, for studying. 2) Reading room 3) Reading room for only magazines and newspapers
Stage room
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    Stage. The large entrance lounge and the stage on the first floor can be reserved for events, fairs, competitions and shows. Wireless microphones. Chairs for 100 people available. Enquiries: leppavaarankirjasto.tilanvaraukset@espoo.fi. It is possible to order refreshments. Please see -> Cafes and restaurants! Please see the page Facilities or the link for more information!
Self-care Point service
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    Self-care Point is situated on the 2nd floor near the periodicals' info-desk. There is a blood-pressure meter, a scale and information about health. Please see the link for more information.
Bicycle service
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    A pump a for bicycle. You can borrow one from the Makerspace with a library card
  • For loan
Board games service
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    In the lounge and in Children's Land are the the board games that you can borrow. In Pointti and in the Children's Land you can play board games.
  • For loan
Book exchange service
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    Book exchange station is near the service desk on the first floor
Cafes and restaurants service
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    Cafe "Kirjastokahvila Marian Konditoria" is partly inside the library, tel. 044 981 3637. There are several cafes in Sello. Email: kirjasto.konditoria@gmail.com. Also from Roberts Coffee, you can order catering for your event in the library, tel. 0108394003.
Cash payment option service
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Color prints service
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    The color printers are on the first floor, in the Makerspace and at the service desk, 1st Floor.
Credit card option service
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Digitizing Center service
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    Digitize photos, slides, negatives, cinefilms, LP's and c-cassettes and VHS's in Makerspace! You can get help how to use these devices in Makerspace and/or book them by calling 09 8165 7607 or you can also book time online. More information on helmet.fi/sello -> Makerspace.
Digitizing equipment LP service
  • Converts old C-cassets into a digital format, e.g mp3 file format.
    LP-discs and c-cassettes into DVD or mp3. Self service, but you can get help from the Workshop's info desk. For more information please see Makerspace - page on helmet.fi/sello. Book online: https://varaamo.espoo.fi or call 09 816 57607.
Dogs allowed service
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    We wish to protect those with allergies In the Children’s department, and recommend keeping dogs off the carpets. Other than that, dogs are welcome to Sello Library.
Drop box service
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    You can return library materials even if the library is not open. The Book drop is in the entrance C to the left from the main entrance. The Book drop is open: Mon-Fri 7.30-8.00 and 20-21 Sat 7.30-10 and Sun 10-11. The real returning date will be set when the library is open next time. It is on your own responsibility if you return your loans via the book drop.
Enter ry's guidance service
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    Enter ry's IT-help for seniors. In Makerspace on Thursdays at 10-12 (This is mainly in Finnish and not during the summer)
IT-workshop service
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    IT-workshop is every Thursday at 16-17:30 in Makerspace
Instruments service
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    In the Music department: A piano, a baby grand piano, a harmonium, an electric piano, an electric guitar, an electro acoustic guitar, an electric bass, digital drums. The music rooms have a piano or the baby grand and the harmonium, you can borrow the electro acoustic guitar to play there. You can borrow an ukulele to play at home (check helmet.fi). Studio has a digital drum set, a midi-keyboard, and you can borrow the electric guitar, electro acoustic guitar and the electric bass to play in the studio. In Pointti, the youth department: an electro acoustic guitar, an acoustic bass guitar, a cajon (percussion). You can play or try the instruments in Pointti or in the music rooms of the Music department.
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Notation workstationhttp://www.helmet.fi/fi-FI/Kirjastot_ja_palvelut/Sellon_kirjasto/Sellon_omat/Sibeliusnuotinnusohjelma_Sellon_kirjasto%28135613%29 service
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    Notation workstation Sibelius 8 and scanner are in the Music department. More information, tel 09 816 57607. Reserve: https://varaamo.espoo.fi/
Open on Saturdays service
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    10-18
Open on Sundays service
Outdoor games service
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    Baseball (Finnish) set for a team. You can borrow a Finnish baseball set for a team from the downstairs service desk. There are 2 sets you can borrow, one for a youth team or one for an adult team. Check availability HelMet. Sets cannot be reserved. During the summer, you can play Mölkky (a Finnish outdoor game), and other outdoor games in front of the library. The sets can be borrowed from the youth department Pointti.
Possibility to listen to music service
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    The Music department has 2 audio stations where you can listen to CDs'. One for adults and one for children. There is one audio station to listen to LP's. You can borrow headphones from the service desk of the Music department.
Registeration for Celia service
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    Registeration for Celia: https://www.celia.fi/eng. You get help for this at the second floor info-desk.
Reserve a personal music trainer for yourself service
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    Reserve a personal music trainer for yourself. Personal music trainer is a service for you who want guidance from a professional with your choices of music to listen to, or help with finding out about a new music genre, or if you just wish to get better acquainted with the diverse world of music. There will be an initial interview to find out about your needs, after which, the trainer will compose you a list of music to listen to. You can contact Sello Library Music Department by phone, number 09 816 57615, or email: sellonkirjasto@espoo.fi
Studioguide service
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    Studioquide. In the Music department
Ukulele service
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    Ukulele. You can borrow one from the Music department
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VHS-DVD converter service
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    VHS-DVD converter is in the Makerspace. More information on helmet.fi/sello - Makerspace. Book online: https://varaamo.espoo.fi or call 09 816 57607.
Wi-Fi service
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    Choose Espoo_asiakas from the wireless network list and accept by clicking "Hyväksy".
Library consortium
HelMet
Established year
2003
Additional info

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