Project site Finland: Oodi Library
The main activities in Findland are gathered around Oodi, Helsinki Central Library. Oodi opened in 2018 and was designed by ALA Architects, it is situated in the Töölönlahti area of the Helsinki city centre. Beyond books, Oodi hosts a café, a cinema, studios for playing and recording music, coworking spaces, meeting rooms, and a makerspace. Oodi is one part of Helsinki’s network of 37 public libraries.