Címlap 2

Extraordinary measure: NSZL is temporarily closed

Bibliotheca Corvina Virtualis

Book donation from the United States

1,000 digitized maps

The History of the Transylvanian Unitary Church – book presentation
Rendezvények

Book III/1. of The History of the Transylvanian Unitary Church focuses on the persecution endured by the Kolozsvár (Cluj) Unitarian congregation, the annexation of their parishes, schools and churches, on the deprivation of the state office of the Unitarians, and the crippling of the Torda, Hévíz, Kál, Gálfalva, Szentháromság and Sinfalva congregations lasting for decades. The presentation ceremony will start at 16.30 on May 9, 2019 in NSZL.

Book presentation: Red Stars – Entertainment industry and socialist revues in the Rákosi Era
Rendezvények

Author of the book Dániel Molnár and Ildikó Sirató, Head of NSZL’s Theater History Collection will discuss topics such as the nature, operation, or inability to operate and disdain of show business, socialist revues, actors, dancers, artistes, snoopers, cultural policy, censorship and naked women – in the 1950s.

NSZL Chronicle is completely digitized
Hírek

Digitization of OSZK híradó (NSZL Chronicle) has finally been completed. Online version of the periodical, aimed at processing and preserving the history of National Széchényi Library, can be accessed in the Electronic Periodicals Archive & Database (EPA).

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.

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.