Interlibrary loans for libraries

More info
More info

Tritonia sends interlibrary loans and copies of articles from its own collections to other libraries.

Libraries can order interlibrary loans:

  • by e-mail (
  • by filling in the e-form

If you order by e-mail, please add:

  • the name of the library
  • Melinda code
  • postal address
  • invoice address
  • phone number
  • e-mail address
  • order number and patron

If the item is not available, you can reserve it by ordering an interlibrary loan. Reservations made through the Finna search service will not be handled, but will be removed. Tritonia is a NORFRI library and accepts IFLA vouchers as means of payment.


Please notice:

If you want to order an item from Tritonia's unit in Jakobstad, send the order to:


What can be borrowed through the interlibrary loans service?

Collection Borrowing
Books from the general collection Can be borrowed, loan period 28 days

Cannot, as a rule, be borrowed.

Students at the University of Vaasa, VAMK University of Applied Sciences and Novia University of Applied Sciences in Vaasa can, if they are registered customers at Tritonia, order textbooks as loans sent cash-on-delivery. The students have to contact Tritonia's information desk and pay delivery fees according to delivery method.

Journals Cannot be borrowed, but copies of articles, also in PDF format, will be sent. For copyright reasons, PDF files must be printed. The recipient must delete the PDF file after printing it.
Audiovisual materials Cannot be borrowed
Master's theses and other theses

At the University of Vaasa: 28 days, can be borrowed
At VAMK University of Applied Sciences: 28 days, can be borrowed
At Novia University of Applied Sciences: 28 days, only for reading room use

Books in staff use Cannot be borrowed
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