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Price List

  • Replacement of lost library card 2 €.
  • Uncollected reservation 0,50 €/item (except for staff).
  • Library material transportation charge for other customers (than staff and students) 5 €/item.

Overdue fines (students and other customers)

  • 0,40 €/item/working day. Max. 8 €/item.
  • Reference collection: 1 €/item/working day. Max. 8 €/item.
  • Physical object with 1 day loan period (e.g. laptops): 10 € / delay
  • Lending privileges will be blocked if you have unpaid charges for 20 € or more.
  • Overdue fines are invoiced semiannual with invoice fee 10€.

Lost or damaged items

  • Lost (over 30 days overdue) or damaged items are invoiced with overdue fines, purchase price and a handling charge of 6 €/item or max. 60€/invoice. If a loan is returned after invoicing, handling charges and overdue fines must be paid.
  • Unpaid invoices can be sent to the debt collection agency. Loans, which are on collection process can not be returned or paid to the library.
  • Book replacement charge is the purchase price (min. 8 €), alternatively the customer can purchase the book for the library. Handling charges (6 €/item) are added to both.
  • Audiovisual material replacement charge is the purchase price (min. 8 €) including borrowing and presentation rights. Handling charges (6 €/item) are added.
  • Other replacement charges will be negotiated with the library.

Interlibrary loan service
Students of Savonia UAS

  • Book loans or article photocopy from the Repository Library are free of charge. Interlibrary loans from other Finnish libraries 5 €/item.
  • Students who are writing thesis: 5 interlibrary loan or article copies for free from other finnish libraries.
  • If ordered from foreign country the fee is determined by sender; added 5€.

Staff of Savonia UAS

  • Book loans or article photocopy from Finnish libraries free of charge.
  • If ordered from foreign country the fee is determined by sender; added 5€.

For other customers book loans from the Repository Library are 5 €/item and from other Finnish libraries 20 €/item. No interlibrary loan service from foreign countries.

Uncollected items are invoiced according to the price list.

Interlibrary service to other libraries (except other UAS libraries) 10 €/item or article photocopy.



These prices are valid from the 17th of June 2019 in Savonia UAS Library.
Approved 17th of June 2019 by the manager of the ltd and the President of Savonia UAS Mervi Vidgrén.


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Savonia is one of Finland's biggest and most versatile universities of applied sciences. Our campuses are situated in Kuopio, Iisalmi and Varkaus. There are almost 6000 students and 600 employees at Savonia. In education we implement Open Innovation Space (OIS), where we combine learning, development, research, and teaching.