Tallinn Health Care College Library

Tallinn Health Care College Library (hereafter: Library) is a professional library, which collects, maintains, and makes the health care literature and databases for users available. The Library forms the books in accordance with the specialities trained in the Tallinn Health Care College (hereafter: College): nurse, midwife, assistant pharmacist, optometrist, dental technician, occupational therapist, health promotion, emergency medical technician, care worker, assistive technology specialist, client worker for people with mental health problems, sterilisation technician, child minder and dental assistent. The data of the literature in the Library have been inserted into the Library Catalog ESTER, the information resources outside the Library are available in the e-Library: catalogues of the other libraries, EBSCO databases, and electronic professional journals. Passwords required for logging in have to be asked from a librarian. The Library carries out user trainings, offers personal advising, and organizes thematic expositions.

The library is open for studying and working, you can use individual and group work rooms, there is a possibility to use computers with Internet connection and personal computers as well. Wireless Distribution System (WiFi) is provided in the Library. Making copies, printing, and scanning are the services for pay in the Library.

50% of library’s capacity and dispersion requirements are followed at the library.

The maximum number of people the library can host at one time is 44.

We kindly ask you to prefer non-contact borrowing of the collections items – send your borrowing request to e-mail raamatukogu@ttk.ee, with the following information: name of the client, data of desired items(s) (author, title) and the date the order will be picked up.    

Ordered collections items are there for the client on the agreed date marked by their names on the separate table marked as „Ordered collections items“ (“Tellitud teavikud”) The table is located on the left when entering the front door of the College.   

To return the borrowed collections, you may place them into the book locker specially marked and located next the front door.

On Wednesdays and Thursdays 14.00 - 16.00, it is possible to make information requests and communicate with a librarian directly, in real time, using Skype. To communicate with a librarian, the contact Tallinna Tervishoiu Kõrgkool Kohtla-Järve RK has to be added to your Skype contact list.

You can also contact the librarian via e-mail (raamatukogu@ttk.ee) or write your message to the Tallinna Tervishoiu Kõrgkooli raamatukogu Facebook Messenger.

The Library collections stand in Tallinn and Kohtla-Järve school buildings.

 

Opening hours in Tallinn

Mon – Thu 8:00 am – 8:00 pm

Fri 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Sat 10:00 am – 2:00 pm on the following dates:

4th and 18th September 2021

2nd, 16th, and 30th October 2021

13th and 27th November 2021

11th December 2021

8th and 22nd January 2022

5th and 19th February 2022

5th and 19th March 2022

2nd, 16th and 30th April 2022

14th and 28th May 2022

11th June 2022

 

Librarian is available to consult in the following hours:

Mon – Tue 15:00 am – 17:00 pm 

 

Opening hours in Kohtla-Järve structural unit:

Open Mon - Thu 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

The librarian is counselling in the following hours:

Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 14:00 pm

 

Contacts
Tallinn
67 Kännu Street, Tallinn

+372 6 711 735
raamatukogu@ttk.ee

 

Librarian Ülle Kuuse ylle.kuuse@ttk.ee 
Librarian Eve Pohlak eve.pohlak@ttk.ee

 

Kohtla-Järve
12 Lehe Street, Kohtla-Järve (room no 28)

+372 6 711 785
raamatukogu.kj@ttk.ee

Librarian Angela Räis angela.rais@ttk.ee