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Traveling exhibition of Keskenyúton Délvidéki Tragédiánk 1944-45 Alapítvány (On Narrow Road Our Southland Tragedy 1944-45 Foundation) was set up in honor of the 70th anniversary of the genocide of Southland Hungarians in 1944-45. The exhibition will be open in NSZL until April 7, 2018.
Lecture series entitled Orientalists in NSZL will be continued with a lecture to be delivered by András Róna-Tas on March 21, 2018. The lecture will present the history and current state of the deciphering of the Khitan script and language. On top of that, it will discuss some unexpected and sensational characteristics of the Khitan language.
There will be film shooting in National Széchényi Library between March 8 and 12, 2018. Due to the movement of the crew and the large number of actors, light noise and partial, temporary restrictions can be expected. On Saturday March 10, 2018 NSZL will be closed.
The International Association of Music Libraries, Archives and Documentation Centres (IAML), an organization comprising over 1.500 members, held its mid-year board meeting on 23–24 February 2018 in National Széchényi Library.
On March 9, 2018, NSZL will present a book published jointly with L’Harmattan Publishing House at the FUGA Center of Architecture. The book deals with the housing issue in the 1950s in Hungary.
The Collection of Posters and Small Prints set up an exhibition to celebrate the 170th anniversary of the outbreak of the Revolution and War of Independence of 1848-1849.
Digital collections expanding as a result of joint work fill in gaps in the stock of National Széchényi Library.
Our Library will restore the document collection of Nagyszalonta including some 4,000 items, the majority of which are books and the most precious part of which are manuscripts. The valuable collection arrived in Budapest in February 2018, following one-year of preparatory and administrative work.
A free online higher education database including books published by Typotex Publishing House has been available in NSZL since 2018. Library readers can have access to the database via computers placed in our reading rooms.
As of January 27, 2018, NSZL will host a double exhibition set up by the Institute of Visual Communication of Budapest Metropolitan University (METU). The exhibition presents creative works made by secondary grammar school students, sent in for the Food Chain competition, and works created by the most outstanding students of graphic training.
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