Samuli Kunttu Helsinki City Library [email_address]
From young people…
Library 10’s staff:
Average age under 35
Students as covers and trainees
… to young people
Visitors: ages 15-30 60 %
Young people feel they get themselves heard
New ideas emerge
Giving the space to the young
Video recording events
Broadcasting video & audio online
Open Stage for young artists
Concerts, performances and panel discussions
Do you want to be something?
Do you want to be a musician?
Do you want to be an actor?
Do you want to be a journalist?
Voice of youth Young adults interview City’s decision makers such as city council members
Equipment for the needs of young Young people are welcome to the library to play, record and edit their own music, spoken word and videos. Library offers the possibility to get your own music to library’s collection
Demo of the month The best of the month is selected for library’s website
Going where the young people are The Festival Bus is loaded with items relevant to the theme of the festival and music of the artists performing. In the Summer Bus you find games, movies, books, etc. Joint ventures with Mobile Library Unit and Youth Department.
Mobile Events Technology – Taking the action to branch libraries