Címlap 2

Regiomontanus 550 – chamber exhibition

Transylvania – exhibition

Not a jot from 48! – exhibition

Beautiful Hungarian Map 2017 – exhibition

Board Meeting of the International Association of Music Libraries in Budapest

The International Association of Music Libraries, Archives and Documentation Centres (IAML), an organization comprising over 1.500 members, held its mid-year board meeting on 23–24 February 2018 in National Széchényi Library.

Not a jot from 48! The Memory of the Revolution and War of Independence of 1848-1849 – exhibition

The Collection of Posters and Small Prints set up an exhibition to celebrate the 170th anniversary of the outbreak of the Revolution and War of Independence of 1848-1849.

E-books from Typotex

A free online higher education database including books published by Typotex Publishing House has been available in NSZL since 2018. Library readers can have access to the database via computers placed in our reading rooms.

External Databases

Hereby we inform our Readers that NSZL has been provided trial access to ten new De Gruyter databases until March 31, 2018. For more information on the databases click here.

Services of Akadémiai Kiadó

National Széchényi Library currently subscribes to three services of Akadémiai Kiadó, namely, the journals and dictionaries packages and the so-called MeRSZ, which provides Library users with an unlimited access to the full text of Hungarian and foreign-language journals included in these packages, to dictionaries published by the Kiadó, as well as to the continuously expanding electronic collection of basic and reference books.

World War I on maps. A selection from the collection

This part of our exhibition series focusing on World War I presents not only period maps but also other special documents. For example, visitors can have a look at Turkish and Russian posters, manuscript maps from the occupied Serbia or on Romanian invasion. Toys and paper models distributed during World War I are also presented. 

Beautiful Hungarian Map 2017

The Department of Cartography and Geoinformatics of Eötvös Lorand University and the Map Collection of NSZL invite entries to win the title of “Beautiful Hungarian Map” this year, too. Contesting titles will be exhibited at an exhibition to be opened in National Széchényi Library in 2018.

ARANY 200 – NSZL 215

The 215-year old Hungarian national library celebrates János Arany, born 200 years ago, related to the Library foundation festivities as well. A two-day Scientific Session, discount book sales, the finals of a nationwide reciting competition entitled Te aranyok Aranya! (You Gold (Arany) of Golds!) and a Family Day, featuring guided tours, museum education and handicraft workshops and games for families, will be offered to our visitors.