Migration Institute of Finland holds diverse materials related to migration
flows, a significant portion of which concern Finns living abroad. Some of the
materials are available in a digital format. It is our objective to further
increase the availability of digital materials.
In addition, the institute maintains contacts with general archives, different private archives, libraries and research institutes in different parts of the world, and monitors what kind of materials related to migration flows are available in them.
The Migration Institute of Finland publishes research on migration flows and their impacts and other publications related to the subject area. The institute also publishes the…
The digital materials of the Migration Institute of Finland include:
A sample of
approximately 300 of the migrant letters sent from North America to Finland….
The library of the Migration Institute of Finland holds over 8,000 listed publications regarding migration flows and ethnicity. Besides books, the collections include newspapers, periodicals…
The archives of the Migration Institute
of Finland consist of the Migration Collections and the institute’s own
official archives. The Migration Collections mostly include cultural heritage
The collections of the Migration
Institute of Finland include much individual-level information that can help in
tracking family members who have moved abroad and in finding information…