Library services during renovation


University of Tartu Library wishes everyone a successful new academic year and also informs that although the library is closed until 4 October due to renovation works, it is possible to borrow books from the reading rooms. The request should be submitted via the ESTER e-catalogue. Requested books can be picked up the following work day from 9–19.

Registration of international students takes place from 25 August to 15 September 2016 at UT main building from Monday to Friday at 9–17. Library introduction courses for first year students take place in the institutes, the schedule is available on the library homepage.

You can ask questions about the library via e-mail (, online and by phone 737 5772. You can submit your subject-related inquiries at or by phone 737 5729 Mon–Fri at 9–17.

The library apologises for inconveniences and recommends using the e-services, digital collections, data bases open for the UT and ordering books and copies of articles from Estonian and world libraries using the interlibrary loans (RVL) services. New materials in the library are introduced on the library’s website.

More detailed information about the services offered during the renovation is available on the library’s website

Additional information:

Olga Einasto
Head of Service Department 

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