The Helmet libraries set new Helmet challenges related to books, music, games and films to be completed in 2021!
The 2021 Helmet Reading Challenge highlights nature and animals, introduces professions that no longer exist and gets you to read outdoors.
The Helmet Film Challenge invites and challenges you to broaden your horizons and to look for new experiences on film: the classics, cult favorites – or perhaps, the films that you have been meaning to watch for a long time.
Helmet Music Challenge 2021
A Film Challenge for the whole family.
Helmet Game Challenge 2021
The Reading Challenge is about the excitement of searching for a suitable book and about playing, discoveries and inspiration.Ready, steady, read!
Helsinki City Library has to reduce the number of subscriptions to print newspapers and magazines next year.
The meeting and collection facilities of the Helmet libraries will be closed to customers between 30.11.2020 and 31.1.2021, but the libraries will remain open in limited form for short-time visits.
Vantaa's bookmobiles will not stop at the afternoon and evening stops due to the health risks related to the coronavirus epidemic. Day-care centers and schools will be served based on orders.
An appropriation of €800,000 for a national acquisition of digital media for public libraries has been set aside from the Parliament’s additional budget. The sum will be spent on procuring e-materials for children and young people.