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 (77% of English titles, 28% of Finnish titles in 9/2016).
Linna acquires textbooks for the Faculty of Communication Sciences (COMS), The Faculty of Education (EDU), The Faculty of Management (JKK), The Faculty of Natural Sciences (LUO) and The Faculty of Social Sciences (SOC). Textbook collection is located on the 1st floor in Linna library.
Arvo acquires textbooks for The Faculty of Medicine and Life Sciences (MED) and Degree Programme in Health Sciences. Textbooks are located on the ground floor in Arvo library.