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Our databases in 2020

Sound Library

Bibliotheca Corvina Virtualis

Rákóczi Web Archive
Hírek

The digital archive, made on the occasion of Francis II Rákóczi Memorial Year in National Széchényi Library, can also be used for educational and research purposes, as a rich source of Hungarian social and military history of the 17th and 18th centuries. The digital archive was made in the framework of the Public Collection Digitization Strategy tender.

An exact replica of the Perczel Globe can be seen in NSZL
Hírek

The original globe, made in 1862, has been kept in the Map Collection of National Széchényi Library, where it is freely accessible.

Presentation of the Heritage Library Documents Register
Hírek

On October 31, 2019, the renewed Heritage Library Documents Register (Hungarian abbreviation: MKDNy) was presented at a full-house professional event in NSZL. As part of the National Library Platform, the system will be capable of uniting the heritage documents of Hungary in a single online space.

The Hungarian translation of International Cataloguing Principles (ICP) is available on the website of IFLA
Hírek

International Cataloging Principles (ICP) represent the essentials of library profession, with special regard to bibliographic description. The latest edition of the IFLA Statement of International Cataloguing Principles (ICP) was published in 2016.

Growth and expansion of our corvina website
Hírek

The corvina website, launched by NSZL in the fall of 2018, has been enhanced and expanded in recent months. During the summer, several content items were added to the service.

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.

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.