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O’Reilly (previously Safari) includes tech and business content from more than 250 publishers - along with videos, case studies, and expert-curated learning paths. E-books can be found via MetCat Finna or you can browse O'Reilly.


You can read an e-book directly in a browser, no e-book reader needed.
Time to Complete (e.g. 19h 39m remaining) provides an estimate of how much time it will take you to finish reading the book.


Use mobile app (Android / iOS) for downloading e-books. Log in to the mobile app:

  • Enter your Metropolia email address
  • The app will take you to Metropolia log in page, log in with Metropolia user ID

Instructions for downloading


You can digitally store and print a reasonable portion of a book for personal use.


For Metropolia students and staff. No restrictions on the number of concurrent users.

Remote linking

Link to O'Reilly e-books primarily via MetCat Finna:

You can also create a remote link to a specific book or video, for example:

  • First use the Metropolia O’Reilly link:
  • Then add the link for the specific book/video, for example:
    • library/view/a-practical-guide/9780117082878
    • videos/get-it-done/9781469079967/

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