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Bibliotheca Corvina Virtualis

Reader passes can be paid for by credit card

1,000 digitized maps

NSZL’s Book and Souvenir Shop reopens to visitors

Hungarian Maps of 2019
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The Department of Cartography and Geoinformatics of Eötvös Lorand University and the Map Collection of NSZL invite entries to the exhibition entitled “Hungarian Maps of 2019”, to which every Hungarian map making and publishing workshop can apply with either print or digital cartographic works, or books.

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

From an attic to the Manuscript Collection of NSZL
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A letter written by Hungarian poet János Arany, received as a gift, became researchable following restoration.

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

Short film about making a precious copy of the frontispiece of Trapezuntius corvina
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A short film, made for our exhibition entitled The Corvina Library and the Buda Workshop, about making a precious copy of a corvina page has recently been made available to the general public.

Growth and expansion of our corvina website
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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.

Acting Director-General at the head of National Széchényi Library
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Prof. Dr. Miklós Kásler, Minister of Human Capacities, with effect from August 23, 2019, appointed Judit Hammerstein as Director-General of National Széchényi Library.