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Information seeking guide for the students of Business Management

Finnish Patent and Registration Office


Finnish Patent and Registration Office (PRH) offers variety of services.

PRH Online services in English.

  • Apply, renew, or search for trademarks
  • Apply for a patent
  • Registered details of businesses
  • Company searc


asetelma, business, digitaalinen nomadi

Eurostat - your key to European statistics

Findicator - up-to-date information on key social indicators

Statistics Finland

UNdata - a world of information

UNECE statistical database - country overviews, economic statistics, forestry statistics, transport statistics and gender statistics

Legislation and Justice

EUR-Lex - Access to European Union law

Finlex is an online database of up-to-date legislative and other judicial information of Finland. Finlex is owned by Finland's Ministry of Justice.


Bielefeld Academic Search Engine is a search engine especially for academic open access web resources. BASE provides more than 70 million documents from more than 3,000 sources and you can access the full texts of about 60% of the indexed documents.

Search tips for Base

Start using the new MOT Kielipalvelu®

Boost your foreign language comprehension, writing productivity and language learning with the help of the high-quality MOT Kielipalvelu®.
The language service contains the same language tools you know and love in MOT, with a modern and easy-to-use user experience.
MOT Kielipalvelu® is updated on a regular basis and includes the following:

·      MOT Dictionaries®

o   English, Swedish, German, French, Spanish, Russian, Dutch, Italian

o   general language vocabulary as well as specialist vocabulary, for example from the fields of medicine, technology, commerce, economics and law

·      dictionaries by Oxford University Press

o   English, German, Spanish, Chinese, Italian

·      dictionaries by NE (Nationalencyclopedin)

o   Stora engelska ordbok, Svensk ordbok

o   more dictionary content coming soon

·      MOT Kääntäjä® (machine translation)

o   25 languages, 597 language pairs

o   combines machine translation and a dictionary

·      MOT Kielentarkistin® (proofreading and spellchecking)

o   proofreads texts and suggests corrections

o   supported languages: English, German, French


When you are connected to the organization’s network, you can access the service by simply navigating to

If you want to access the service outside of the organization’s network, follow these steps (same instructions in video format):

  1. Go to
  2. Choose your organization from the list and enter the email address you use in your organization, then click “Get a login link”.
  3. Click the link in the email you received.
  4. Set a password for your account so you will be able to login to the service with all your devices – whenever and wherever.

Google Scholar

Google Scholar Search

Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites.