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The Corvina Library and the Buda Workshop

Not a jot from 48! – exhibition


The Corvina Library and the Buda Workshop

The exhibition opening on November 6, 2018 aims at exploring a so far hidden, less emphasized aspect of King Matthias Hunyadi’s library. In addition to the codices ordered from Italy, similarly precious and decorative manuscripts were made in the royal court as well. The aim of the exhibition is to explore and present the systematic and grandiose endeavor, serving the formation of the royal library in the court of Buda.

Christmas concert

The Library Choir of NSZL cordially invites you and your friends to its Christmas concert starting at 7 p.m. on Monday December 17 in Holy Family Church, Terézváros. 

Péter Antallfy’s lecture in Sofia, on the 140th anniversary of St. St. Cyril and Methodius National Library

Péter Antallfy, Head of NSZL’s Department of International and Cultural Relations represented Hungary at the international conference held in Sofia on December 10 and 11, 2018.

Cooperation agreement between Pázmány Péter Catholic University and NSZL

On December 5, 2018, Director-General of National Széchényi Library (NSZL) László Tüske and Szabolcs Szuromi Anzelm OPraem, Rector of Pázmány Péter Catholic University (PPCU) signed a cooperation agreement in Buda Royal Palace.

Edina Zsupán’s lecture in Nagyvárad

Related to NSZL’s exhibition entitled The Corvina Library and the Buda Workshop, curator of the exhibition Edina Zsupán will deliver a lecture in Nagyvárad (Oradea) on November 28, 2018.

Eternally Júlia – Faces and Question Marks. Temporary exhibition

The exhibition built on the basis of the rich stock of National Széchényi Library, completed with relics belonging to the collection of Petőfi Literary Museum, will present Júlia Szendrey’s role played in literature and private life.

Years of Disarray 1908–1928. Treasures of the Collection of Posters and Small Prints in the Czech Republic

Treasures of NSZL’s Collection of Posters and Small Prints were on display again at a prestigious exhibition. Six posters by Sándor Bortnyik travelled to Olomouc, Moravia.

Handing over of evangelical codices

In 1950, fourteen codices belonging to the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Hungary were deposited in National Széchényi Library. On Sunday November 11, 2018, the volumes will ceremoniously be returned to the property of the Evangelical Lutheran Church.