In English

Kangasala Public library

· It is owned by Kangasala town
· It consists of a main library, 3 branch libraries, and a mobile library (library bus)
· It is free – you do not need money or any library card when you enter the library buildings
· Libraries are open to everyone
· Library services are free of charge – only printing and copying are chargeable

In library you can

· Spend time and meet your friends
· Use computers and the Internet
· Read books, newspapers and magazines
· Listen to music
· Visit our public events
– Borrow books, magazines, talking books, music and films

Internet connection

· You can use some of our public computers without any library card
· Using of the computers is free of charge
· You can connect to the library’s free WiFi inside the library building
· Ask staff for user id and password for the WiFi

Library services in several languages

· You can read magazines and newspapers in several languages in pressreader.com
· You can ask if there are books or other material in your own language
· Ask staff for a library guide leaflet in your own language

Library card and borrowing

· A library card is needed for borrowing books and other material
· You must return the material within the loan period (14 or 28 days)
· For getting your own library card you need to show your ID card and give your address
· You need the library card number and PIN code when you borrow books at lending machine or use some library computers
· The card is personal, don’t let anyone else use your card – you are responsible for the material you borrow
· You have to pay late charges if you do not return your loans in time