About us

The Finnish School Library Association

  • offers teachers, teacher librarians, principals, parents and students the forum to change ideas and experiences about developing and improving school libraries and school librarianship
  • nominates the school librarian of the year
  • takes up the opportunities of school libraries to support the curriculum and to enrich learning and teaching
  • provides information about local, national and international school library projects and developments
  • arranges study trips to outstanding school libraries
  • aspires to influence the national school legislation and school authorities to strenghten the status of school libraries in Finland
  • participates in the activities of international school library organisations

You can read our guidelines to a good school library here!

How to contact us:

Suomen koulukirjastoyhdistys ry
Kehrääjäntie 5B,
02660 Espoo, Finland

e-mail: suomen.koulukirjastoyhdistys@gmail.com

www.suomenkoulukirjastoyhdistys.fi

 

Board of the Finnish School Library Association 2016-2017

Arja Kangasharju, President
Teacher
arja.kangasharju(at)espoo.fi

Johanna Hirmasto,
Principal
johanna.hirmasto(at)gmail.com

Helena Kajosaari,
Teacher
helena.kajosaari(at)edu.hel

Susann Etzell
Teacher
susann.etzell(at)mattliden.fi

Henna Ylihärsilä
Teacher
henna.yliharsila(at)espoo.fi

Eija Halme
Teacher

Management
of finances and membership:
Marja Rikaniemi,
Teacher
marja.rikaniemi(at)kolumbus.fi

Secretary:
Doris Tjeder,

doris_tjeder(at)hotmail.com