Contents of the database

Sibelius Academy Theses Database contains bibliographic data for theses and dissertations, abstracts and electronic full-text documents. Full-text documents can be electronically published with the author's permission. To be able to publish a thesis or a dissertation, the author has to provide the library with all necessary material in an appropriate file format.

Supplying abstract data

Using the Abstract Fill-in Form a student shall supply the abstract data for the Theses Database before submitting the thesis.

Publishing agreement

Full-text documents can be published with the author's permission. An agreement will be made between the author and Sibelius Academy Library. You can download Publishing Agreement form here (in Finnish here).

File formats and electronic publishing

To enable electronic publishing the work has to be converted to an appropriate digital format (RTF or PDF). If you don't know how to do this, you can ask for advice from Sibelius Academy Computing Services.

Contact information

Sibelius Academy Library

Street address:Töölönlahdenkatu 16 C, 00100 Helsinki
Mailing address:PL 39, 00097 TAIDEYLIOPISTO

Contact persons

Jalo Oinonen, Assistant040 7104219, jalo.oinonen (at)
Soili Voutilainen, Information Specialist (Kuopio) 040 7104245, soili.voutilainen (at)