OASIS

OASIS is a social space and living lab at the Tampere University

In OASIS the new and old media, informal and formal learning come together. OASIS is a place for people to have a break and relax, play games or study. OASIS is the home for Game Research Lab game and book collection and a meeting point for students, staff and visitors of the Tampere University.  OASIS is open for everybody!

 

OASIS Opening Hours

Monday-Thursday: 8-18
Friday: 8-16

All the computers, board games and other fun things in the open in OASIS are free to use by all our visitors!

Bookable Spots

You can also reserve any spot in OASIS for playing or any other activity during our normal opening times.

For more information check out our OASIS Booking Form.

OASIS After Hours

OASIS can be reserved for free for private After Hour use from Mondays to Thursdays 18-20

You can do so by using the OASIS Booking Form.

Facebook

1 week ago

Welcome to today's OASIS Lunch Time Talk live stream! Our speaker today is Maria Ruotsalainen on the topic of "Assemblage agency and the games that play us".

1 week ago

Feel free to join us tomorrow (7.11.2019.) on two Oasis events! During the day, we have OASIS lunch time talk about player agency by Maria Ruotsalainen. In the evening Akateemiset Pelaajat will discuss about game music experience.

You can find more info on Facebook event pages:

http://ow.ly/k0Ur50x3rgV

http://ow.ly/vG7L50x3rfE

2 weeks ago

BooOoOo👻 Happy Halloween! For celebration we are having our monthly gaming day today Wednesday 30.10 (until clock 18)! Here you can play some hardcore games like Cupheads! If you dare;) Come to Oasis and challenge yourself!

2 weeks ago

Today (29.10.19) we had an event organized by Staabi Ry where we sewed badges to our student overalls!

2 weeks ago

A gentle reminder of our closing times 🙂 When the house managers come to close the doors, it is time to leave if you are not a key master. If you want to come to Oasis after hours, you can organize an After Hours Private Event. You can find the form from our website oasis.uta.fi

2 weeks ago

Latest EDGE and WIRED available at OASIS!

3 weeks ago

Please check out our live stream from today's OASIS Lunch Time Talk by Dr. Doris C. Rusch on the topic of "Thoughts on Existential, Transformative Game Design"

3 weeks ago

Happy Finnish Handicraft Day!
#oasisknit is back: come and crochet or knit your worries away! Feel free to use our yarn, tools and instructions and make anything you like. More patterns and instructions to come!

1 month ago

The latest issue of WIRED, now available at OASIS. Check the magazine stand next to entrance and delve deep on what's new in tech!

1 month ago

October 10th is World Mental Health Day! Give yourself a moment and come to Oasis to enjoy a free cup of tea! Feel free to relax with our coloring books and get a dose of artificial sun while doing it. #worldmentalhealthday #oasisutafi

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Twitter

Wednesday, November 13th, 2019 at 7:33am
Interested in Google Stadia? Check out the newest issues of Edge and Wired magazines in OASIS! #oasisutafi https://t.co/NQgYO4FxG4 oasisutafi photo
Thursday, November 7th, 2019 at 1:29pm
Some classic tunes playing now in Oasis! The Game music experience held by Akateemiset Pelaajat. #oasisutafi https://t.co/rwDX0e75XL
Thursday, November 7th, 2019 at 7:08am
Join us for today's OASIS Lunch Time Talk by Maria Ruotsalainen on the topic of "Assemblage agency and the games that play us"

https://t.co/Sb8gGOtxSO

#oasisutafi #games #academic
Wednesday, November 6th, 2019 at 9:16am
Join us tomorrow (7.11.) on two events! During the day we have lunch time talk about player agency by Maria Ruotsalainen. In the evening Akateemiset Pelaajat discuss game music.

You can find more info on Facebook event pages:

https://t.co/jaCxJJubiU

https://t.co/tZj0TZSPSY https://t.co/tDdcsYwGqW
oasisutafi photo
Wednesday, October 30th, 2019 at 10:38am
BooOoOo👻 Happy Halloween! For celebration we are having our monthly gaming day today Wednesday 30.10 (until clock 18)! Here you can play some hardcore games like Cupheads! If you dare;) Come to Oasis and challenge yourself!
#oasisutafi https://t.co/8pwOZli7GS
oasisutafi photo
Tuesday, October 29th, 2019 at 1:02pm
Today (29.10.19) we had an event organized by @staabiry where we sewed badges to our student overalls!
#oasisutafi https://t.co/vPIR3htDoG
oasisutafi photo