Címlap 2

An exact replica of the Perczel Globe

Publications

The Corvina Library and the Buda Workshop. Illustrated pages
Kiadványok

The bilingual compilation gives an insight into the work of the Buda workshop. The images display codices (miniatures, bindings) that had been made in this workshop. The selection reflects the characteristics and focuses of production, and the explanatory text attached to the images provide readers with detailed information on the main features of the given codex.

The Corvina Library and the Buda Workshop. A Guide to the Exhibition
Kiadványok

The guide to the exhibition displays the material of the exhibition entitled The Corvina Library and the Buda Workshop, together with accompanying studies and detailed descriptions of the objects.

Cooperation agreement between Pázmány Péter Catholic University and NSZL
Hírek

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
Hírek

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.

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

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
Hírek

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.

Bibliotheca Corvina Virtualis – completely renewed internet service
Hírek

NSZL’s new internet service allows its users to fully overview fifty-five corvinas kept in Hungary and nine corvinas owned by Herzog August Bibliothek Wolfenbüttel. Bibliographies, descriptions of book bindings, and several curiosities can also be accessed on the Hungarian and English language website.

The General Reading Room will be closed temporarily
Hírek

Due to technical reasons, the General Reading Room of National Széchényi Library will be closed temporarily.