Login and My Account


The students and staff at the University of Vaasa, VAMK, and Novia should always log in with their username. When logging in for the first time, connect your library card to your account. After this you will be able to make reservations and renew loans. Henceforth, always log in to Finna using your username.

External users can log in using the library card number and a PIN code.

Registered users can:

  • renew loans and reserve books
  • save favourites and searches
  • administer user account
  • set search alerts
  • access the licensed e-resources (applies only to the students and staff)

Tritonia's Finna vs. universities' Finna portals

What is the difference between Tritonia's Finna-portal and universities' Finna portals?

Tritonia's Finna portal

Tritonia's Finna includes only open access material: library materials (old Tria-database), VAMK's Theseus and National Repository Library's database. Tritonia's Finna is mainly for the external users, how are not students or staff at Tritonia's universities.

Universities' Finna portals

In addition to the open library material, the universities' Finna portals include also all the licensed e-resources subscribed by the organization: e-books, e-journals and articles. You can access all the resources by logging in with your university's password..

My Account


You can view information about your loans and renew loans.

Changing your PIN code or password

You can change your password or PIN code under My information.

Reservations and requests

You can view information about your reservations and requests, and cancel reservations.


You can view the fees (e.g., overdue items) recorded for your library card.

Library cards and adding your library card

You can add your Tritonia library card to Finna by selecting Add


You can add records to your favourites using the button on the search results page or the record page. You can sort selected records into lists of favourites, export records to Refworks, email records or print them in MARC format.

Saved searches, search history and new entries alert

You can save your latest searches either on the search results page or by selecting Save in the latest searches under your saved searches.

Saved searches appear at the top. You can use the new entries alert to receive emails about new records either weekly or daily.