Taskukirjasto awarded at Slush

Taskukirjasto has been awarded as one of the best mobile applications in Finland. The Best Mobile Service in Finland 2016 -competition highlights the newest mobile innovations from Finland. Competition had seven categories of which Taskukirjasto won The Best Entertainment Service -category. Award was presented at Slush on 30 November.

Easy access to library

Taskukirjasto (Pocket Library) is a mobile application for customers of Helmet library. It was launched in June 2016. Taskukirjasto allows you to renew your loans, make reservations, search material and get reading recommendations with just a few screen touches. Taskukirjasto shows you the libraries' opening hours and contact information.

In the picture: Minister Anne Berner and award recipients Rauni Kudia, an ICT Services Coordinator at the City of Vantaa, Olli Nurmi, a Leading Research Scientist at VTT and Timo Poikolainen, the CEO of Enisoft Oy.

Text: Minna Saastamoinen
Fotos: Veeti Haapsamo (award) ja Dani Rönnqvist (mobile phone)