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Orientalists in NSZL

János Arany exhibition


404 Not Found – Who will preserve the internet?

On Friday October 13, 2017, National Széchényi Library will host a professional day focusing on archiving internet content and on related tasks public collections are facing.

Acting Communities Program is one year old

Priority project entitled “Acting Communities – Active Community Involvement” EFOP-1.3.1-15-2016-00001, the primary aim of which is to strengthen social cohesion by way of an increased involvement of cultural institutions (libraries, museums, public education institutions), was launched last September. NSZL has been playing a significant role in the program.

Researchers’ Night on September 29

Just like in other countries of Europe, in Hungary too researchers present themselves every year on the last Friday of September. At the same time, we can become familiar with the process of their solving the mysteries of “life, universe and everything”. All programs are free for visitors.

Our colleagues’ lectures in Metropolitan Ervin Szabó Library

As part of a thematic week entitled National Library Days 2017 – ”Only from pure sources!”, the Association of Church Libraries and Metropolitan Ervin Szabó Library will hold a professional conference entitled Tradition and innovation. The state, condition, processing and digitization of our museum collections.

Exhibition of sculptor Sándor Finta

PEN Club Hungary has organized an exhibition of Sándor Finta’s (1881–1958) works in National Széchényi Library. The exhibition focuses mainly on Finta’s Brazilian period but it also gives a glimpse of his activities in Hungary and during his later stay in the United States.

Our poster exhibition will soon come to its end

Finissage – Our poster exhibition entitled Hungarian Sound Film Posters 1931–1944 will be played out by Katalin Karády’s best known songs. Date and venue of finissage: October 7, 2017, 4 p.m.; Ars Librorum exhibition space, Floor 6.

Over 350 year-old sermon was found

Mikes Kelemen Program has found it, Reformation Project of the National Archives of Hungary restored it, and the Hungaricana Project made it available.

“The head of nature turning into autumn” – ARANY (GOLDEN) Autumn – programs of the Arany Year

In the autumn of 2017, we will wait for you with programs related to the János Arany Year, including roundtable discussions, exclusive guided tours and presentations.