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János Arany exhibition

The first printed map of Hungary


Mozart, K. 331˜˜ – Virtual exhibition

New Spaces of Reading – conference in Warsaw

Dr. László Boka, Director of Research and Academic Affairs (NSZL) will deliver a lecture entitled Inspiring to read, teaching literature, making culture attractive. Among books in a digital era? at the “New Spaces of Reading – Visegrad Conference 2017”, to be held in Warsaw on May 16-17, 2017.

Me, the Snow Panther – book presentation

Presentation of a book by Jidi Majia on May 22. Works of the contemporary poet, who has been awarded numerous Chinese and international prizes, have been translated into several languages, and they were published in nearly thirty countries. The collection of poems published recently by the Hungarian PEN Club is the first independent volume of the contemporary Chinese poet published in Hungarian.

Mihály Tompa exhibition – opening ceremony

Our exhibition on the oeuvre of Mihály Tompa will be opened on May 23, 2017. The exhibition will be opened by literary historian Márton Szilágyi, professor and head of department, Doctor of Science (DSc) of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences.

Summering of Museums

Just like last year, this May too, National Széchényi Library will participate in the so-called Summering of Museums, an event held in the garden of the Hungarian National Museum on May 20 and 21, 2017. During the Summering of Museums, we will present and sell our publications and souvenirs. We will also organize museum educational sessions for children.

Double recognition of our publication

Our publication entitled Propaganda in World War I by Iván Bertényi Jr. and László Boka received a diploma at the Beautiful Hungarian Book 2016 competition, in the nonfiction category. At the same time, this volume was also granted the József Antall Memorial Award. Graphic design and layout were made by our colleague Judit Vincze.

Reformation exhibition – cooperation

An exhibition entitled Ige-idők – A Reformáció 500 éve (Sermon Times – 500 Years of Reformation) was opened in Hungarian National Museum on April 27, 2017. Our Library also contributed to the organization of this exhibition.

Workers ’56

This Yearbook of the 1956 Institute contains the edited version of the presentations on the role of workers in the revolution, one of the most interesting topics of the 1956 and Socialism, Crisis and Rethinking conference. The multi-disciplinary conference of recent past history was held in Eger in September 2016 with the participation of several institutions.

De Gruyter Journals database can be tested in NSZL

Until June 2017, a database collecting more than 900 journals of high impact factor, covering all areas of research, can be accessed and tried out on computers placed in the reading rooms of National Széchényi Library.