E-materials at the Lastu Libraries

E-Books

E-book collection at the Lastu libraries

The Lastu libraries provide access to the Ellibs e-book collection. To borrow e-books you need your library card number.

The service is available at all Lastu libraries.
 

Classic collection of the Finnish National Library

Finnish classics free of charge in e-book format.

The service is available to anyone.
 

E-library

Browse the e-book collections of all Finnish libraries. You can also find e-books that are available to anyone.


 

Project Gutenberg

Old copyright-free literature in e-book format. Classics from Finland and other countries.

The service is available to anyone.
 

E-Newspapers and e-Magazines

ePress 

Digital editions of Finnish newspapers. The service is available on library computers at all Lastu libraries.


 

PressReader 
Digital editions of newspapers and magazines from 120 countries in more than 60 languages. The service is available on library computers at all Lastu libraries. You can also download the PressReader app to your mobile device and browse the newspapers and magazines on your own device using the library’s wireless Internet access. The Pressreader app allows you to download newspapers and magazines to your device and read them later outside the library.


 

Arto

Reference database of Finnish journal and book articles.

The service is available to anyone.
 

Music

Naxos Music Library

Classical music listening service. The Naxos Music Library has a collection of more than 100,000 CDs. A listening session has no time limit but a session will be cut off if the service has not been used in the last 60 minutes.

The Naxos Music Library is available with the library card of any Lastu library.
 

Naxos Video Library

A video library of classical music performances. A collection of almost 3,000 videos, operas, ballets, concerts and documentaries.

The service can be used with the library card of any Lastu library.
 

Rockway

Online music instruction in Finnish. Lessons in singing and playing instruments.

The service can be used with the library card of the Lahti City Library.
 

Viola

Who composed the original version? Who translated it into Finnish? Have the notes of the piece been published in Finland? Viola, the National Discography of Finland, gives you the answers to these questions.

The service is available to anyone.
 

Fono.fi

Search the record archives of the Finnish Broadcasting Company.

The service is available to anyone.
 

All Music Guide

A comprehensive American music website. Record reviews, presentations of music genres, samples of music.

The service is available to anyone.
 

Päijät-Wiki

Päijät-Häme Wiki contains information about the history, events, people and culture of the Lahti region.

Digitized materials

A part of older, copyright-free material in the Lahti City Library Päijät-Häme collection has been digitized. Most of the digitized material is non-fiction.

Kysy Päijät-Hämeestä

Lahden kaupunginkirjaston tietopalvelu vastaa Päijät-Häme -aiheisiin kysymyksiin Vellamon verkkotietopalvelussa.