Taskukirjasto (Pocket Library) is a mobile application for customers of Helmet library. You can use Taskukirjasto in Finnish, Swedish, English and Russian.

The service allows you to:

  • renew your loans
  • make reservations 
  • borrow e-books
  • get reading recommendations
  • list your favorites
  • check libraries' opening hours and contact information
  • borrow from a friend
  • borrow items with NFC-function (an experiment) 

Did you forget your library card?

Taskukirjasto has your library card's bar code, which means that you can use it as your library card if the checkout machine accepts the bar code. If the machine does not accept the application's bar code, you can borrow your items at the customer service.

Download the application

Taskukirjasto-application is free of charge and available for Windows 8.1 phones, Android and iOS mobile devices. You can download Taskukirjasto from app stores in Europe, US and Russia. 

Windows Phone / Microsoft Store

Android / Google Play

iOS / Apple Store

Privacy policy (in Finnish)

FAQ - Taskukirjasto

Thank you for the feedback!

You are helping us to make Taskukirjasto better.  You can give feedback via the application's own feedback function or by emailing it to: taskukirjasto@helmet-kirjasto.fi.