E-magazines and e-newspapers
PressReader – at home or in the library
PressReader provides access to 6000 newspapers from 100 countries and in 60 languages. Here you can read a digital replica of today's newspaper! The database collects every issue for the past 2 months. Newspapers include The Washington Post, The Guardian, and Daily Telegraph among others. PressReader also has a selection of magazines (e.g. Elle, Vogue. Total Film).
PressReader can now be accessed remotely at Pressreader.com.
ePress – at Keski-libraries
ePress includes Finnish newspapers, like Keskisuomalainen, Helsingin Sanomat, Jämsän seutu, Suur-Keuruu, Aamulehti, Turun sanomat and Hufvudstadsbladet.
eMagz – at home or in the library
eMagz includes collection of Finnish magazines.
E-books and e-audiobooks
Ellibs – at home and in the library
The Keski-libraries' collection of e-books is expanding, and at the moment includes over 2000 mainly Finnish books, but includes also for example Lonely Planet books in English. The e-book service is provided by the Finnish company Ellibs. In order to loan e-books you need a library card granted by Keski-libraries, as well as the pin code associated with it. To browse the collection, no sign-in is required.
Naxos Spoken Word Library - at home and in the library
Naxos Spoken Word Library comprises mostly English audiobooks and radio plays, but also to some extent, French, German and Portuguese literature. Naxos Spoken Word provides both fiction and non-fiction including classics, children’s books, poems, relaxation music, nature sounds, memoirs, business literature, and language courses. There are more than 6,000 audiobooks in the service and the collection grows every month. You can sign in to Naxos Spoken Word Library with your library card.
Further details about audiobooks can be found here.
Streaming music and learning music
Naxos Music Library – at home and at library
Gain access to over one million CD Quality tracks of Classical, Jazz, Blues and World Music. To access the Naxos Music Library, follow the link above and insert the number of your library card in the "Enter passcode" field, then click Sign in. The service allows 6 simultaneous users, so on busy days you might need to wait to gain access.
Rockway – at home and at library
Video music lessons in Finnish.