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You are cordially invited to the presentation of Eszmélj, Ábel! (Be Aware, Ábel!) by Áron Tamási. The book presentation will start at 5 p.m. on September 22, 2016.
2017 marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of Hungarian poet János Arany. This year has been declared János Arany Memorial Year by the Hungarian National Assembly and the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (HAS). Patron of the memorial year is László Lovász, President of HAS. One of the participants and exhibition locations will be National Széchényi Library.
During this year’s Researchers’ Night, we are looking forward to seeing you in the Map Collection of National Széchényi Library on September 30, 2016. You can have a look at digital maps, and our thematic blog as well as some of the priceless treasures of our collection will be presented.
On September 16, 2016, the Ministry of Human Capacities will launch an EU project entitled “Acting Communities – Active Community Involvement”, the primary aim of which is to strengthen social cohesion by way of an increased involvement of cultural institutions.
A volume of essays entitled Ha szabad így mondanom (If I May Say So) by András Udvarhelyi will be presented in the Ceremonial Hall of NSZL on September 22, 2016. The book is about György Faludy’s lovers, friends and roles.
NSZL will take part in the 8th Library Day to be held on September 13 and September 15, 2016.  The event, to be held at two locations this year, will help university and college students get acquainted with major libraries, publishing houses and archives related to their studies and research work.
The exhibition presents a selection from the treasures of Gyula Todoreszku’s library, which can rarely be seen, presenting at the same time their history, while selecting from documents related to the fate of the collection and from furnishings donated together with the library.
Our library is facing yet another renewal including the total reconstruction of its present building. During reconstruction, some of the original interiors of the building will be restored. However, the harmonization of the two functions will be a major challenge. Is it possible for a modern 21st-century library to operate in a historical environment? – Walk though the library spaces on September 17!
As a final phase of computer network development in National Széchényi Library, our old central network devices will be replaced by new ones. Due to the replacement, our internet services will not be available on Sunday September 11, 2016.
Our exhibition commemorating the 120th anniversary of the Hungarian National Millennium Exhibition of 1896 will be open at a new location, Angyalföld on the Pest side, between September 1 and October 9, 2016.
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