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Our databases in 2020

Remote access
 

Deadly Carousel –Vali Rácz, the Chanteuse – new content service
Hírek

In the audio supplement of a recently published book entitled Halálos körhinta – Rácz Vali, a dizőz (Deadly Carousel –Vali Rácz, the Chanteuse), audio materials of a private collection can be accessed, in addition to dozens of soundtracks kept by the Music Collection of National Széchényi Library.

International professional presence of our Library
Hírek

IFLA Library Reference Model (LRM) has been translated into Hungarian. IFLA LRM is a high-level conceptual reference model developed within an entity-relationship modelling framework. It is a basic document serving the renewal of library cataloging.

International conference on new ways of library cataloging
Hírek

Annual European RDA Interest Group (EURIG) Members Meeting 2019 took place in National Széchényi Library. 36 participants from 23 countries arrived at the event. Pre-meeting international conference featured presentations on the past and present of RDA, and experience gained so far with implementation.

Under the rule of pashas and beys: population, economy and public administration during the Ottoman occupation – lecture
Rendezvények

Research putting the history of Ottoman occupation following the Battle of Mohács into a new light will be presented by the May lecture of Season 4 of the lecture series entitled “Orientalists in NSZL”. Next presenter of the cultural historical series featuring internationally renowned Hungarian researchers into the East will be Géza Dávid, historian-Turcologist, Professor of Eötvös Loránd University.

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.