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The exhibition opening on November 6, 2018 aims at exploring a so far hidden, less emphasized aspect of King Matthias Hunyadi’s library. In addition to the codices ordered from Italy, similarly precious and decorative manuscripts were made in the royal court as well. The aim of the exhibition is to explore and present the systematic and grandiose endeavor, serving the formation of the royal library in the court of Buda.
The exhibition opening on November 6, 2018 aims at exploring a so far hidden, less emphasized aspect of King Matthias Hunyadi’s library. In addition to the codices ordered from Italy, similarly precious and decorative manuscripts were made in the royal court as well. The aim of the exhibition is to explore and present the systematic and grandiose endeavor, serving the formation of the royal library in the court of Buda.
2018/10/05
Dr. László Tüske, Director-General of National Széchényi Library took part in the work of the 3rd World Congress of Reading where he delivered a lecture on digital literacy in Hungary.
2018/09/27
Due to technical reasons, the General Reading Room of National Széchényi Library will be closed temporarily.
2018/09/24
We are looking forward to seeing you at our program entitled “In the wake of language relics, codices and old books”. To be held on Friday September 28, 2018, the event is related to Researchers’ Night 2018. The program will include a mini exhibition and a mini conference.
2018/09/19
Dear Users, one of the servers running our online services is down and out. Its content will be moved to a new server by the IT staff of NSZL. During the process, several of the Library’s online services will be unavailable. Thank you for your understanding and patience.
2018/09/18
Director-General of the National Library of the Kingdom of Morocco Abdelilah Tahani visited National Széchényi Library on September 5, 2018.
The history of Hungarian caricatures started in 1848 with the launch of Charivari Dongó, the first Hungarian satirical magazine. In 2018, the Group of Hungarian Caricaturists will celebrate a double anniversary in NSZL: the 170th anniversary of Charivari Dongó and the150th of Borsszem Jankó. The pop-up exhibition will be set up jointly by CAFé Budapest and National Széchényi Library.
2018/09/17
Due to technical reasons, Digital Library will be out of service on September 17, 2018.
2018/09/03
Digitization workplaces will temporarily be installed in the General Reading Room located on Floor 7 of the Library building, so currently there is a limit on the use of this room.
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