The books that are required reading in curricula are included in the textbook collection. The loan period for textbooks is two weeks (14 days). At least one copy of each title is available also in the short loan collection. They are to be returned by 10 a.m. the following morning, weekend loans by 10 a.m. on Monday. Some textbooks are available also in electronic format (59% of English titles, 26% of Finnish titles).
Linna acquires textbooks for The School of Information Sciences, The School of Management, The School of Education, The School of Language, Translation and Literary Studies, The School of Communication, Media and Theatre, and The School of Social Sciences and Humanities. Textbook collection is located on the 1st floor in Linna library.
Arvo acquires textbooks for The School of Medicine, The School of Health Sciences and BioMediTech. Textbooks are located on the ground floor in Arvo library.