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Bibliotheca Corvina Virtualis

Library closure on 7 and 8 October

The library is closed to the public on 7 and 8 October as a filming will take place on the premises.

Inauguration of Budapest's first 24/7 library parcel locker

Operating in the National Library of Foreign Literature, the machine allows fast self-service even during the library's opening hours, but its real advantage is the implementation of a lending service independent of the building's opening hours: for the first time in Budapest, readers can use it 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Conference on Bibframe implementation

In 2022, the Bibframe international workshop will be held in partnership between the NSZL and the Italian Casalini Libri on 20-21 September in Budapest, in a hybrid format (in person and online) in English.

We are back with extended opening hours!

From 22 August we will be open again on Mondays from 2 pm to 8 pm and from Tuesday to Saturday from 9 am to 8 pm.

The southern reading rooms are being renovated

On 25 July 2022, the renovation of the 7th floor Newspaper Reading Room, Historical Studies Reading Room and Literary Studies Reading Room will begin. Due to the refurbishment, the open shelves in the southern reading rooms will be temporarily unavailable.

Conference of European National Librarians – Annual General Meeting 2022

The last Annual General Meeting (2022 CENL-AGM) held in Ankara from 19 to 21 of June.

Hungarian Brands, Hungarian Posters. From Chocolate to Radio
The core of the exhibition in the Ars Librorum Exhibition Space of the library is formed by graphic posters related to six Hungarian brands: Stühmer, Dreher, Orion, Közért, IBUSZ, Corvin Department Store.
Multifaceted Slide Film – Eras and Techniques
The exhibition entitled Multifaceted of Slide Film - Eras and Techniques opens on 2 June at 17.00 in the Historical Photo and Video Collection on floor 7.