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As part of the programs related to the Autumn Festival of Museums 2017, on November 3 we invite you to discovery adventure tours in the repositories of National Széchényi Library.
You are cordially invited to the presentation ceremony of a book entitled The Perception of Islam in Bohemia at the Turn of the 16th and 17th Centuries by Eszter Kovács in the Ceremonial Hall of National Széchényi Library. The event will start at 16:30 on Wednesday November 8, 2017.
Our colleague, staff member of NSZL Dr. Kornélia Vas-Tóth will deliver a lecture at a scientific conference entitled Ex libris: mark of ownership – piece of art in Cracow, Poland on November 15, 2017.
This year, the annual seminar and professional conference of the Consortium of European Research Libraries (CERL) will take place in Amsterdam.
Book presentation ceremony of the Acting Communities – Active Community Involvement project (EFOP-1.3.1-15-2016-00001), entitled Acting for Public Good, will start at 2 p.m. on October 25, 2017 in the Ceremonial Hall of National Széchényi Library.
The Association of Hungarian Librarians and its cooperating partners including National Széchényi Library, the Hungarian Library Institute and the Library of the Hungarian Central Statistical Office will hold a commemoration ceremony, starting at 11:30 on Wednesday October 25, 2017 in honor of the heroes of the Hungarian Revolution and Freedom Fight of 1956.
As part of our IT development project, the furniture of NSZL’s Microfilm Reading Room will be renewed between November 4 and 11, 2017. During these days, a limited possibility to read microfilms will be provided in the General Reading Room of the Library.
A memorial conference was held by the Institute of Library & Information Science at Eötvös Loránd University, Faculty of Humanities on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the death of Mrs. Zoltán Soltész née Erzsébet Juhász. Several staff members of our Library delivered presentations at the meeting.
On October 27, 2017 we are waiting for you with two new programs related to the János Arany Year. At 6 p.m. Mátyás Stróbl’s projected presentation entitled Arany’s sculptor, Alajos Stróbl will begin, and an hour later “… Father of all of us” – Professor János Arany, a literary eve of performing artist Annamária Sudár will start.
Recently the 17,000th volume, Virágfakadás (La vie en fleur; The Bloom of Life) by Anatole France was added to the Hungarian Electronic Library that has been collecting and providing for free a great variety of works for over twenty years.
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