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Due to the great interest, our program entitled Investigation in the restorer workshop, announced as part of our Researchers’ Night event, is FULL. Only registered visitors will be accepted to the program. We regret to inform you that no further registrations will be accepted.
On October 4, 2017, ELTE University Library and Archives will hold a conference entitled “Paradigm Shift in Libraries?”. Two staff members of National Széchényi Library, Ágnes Rácz and Miklós Lendvay will also deliver presentations at the professional meeting.
The first event of a further training series entitled Modern Library, Advanced Services will focus on the state of library digitization in Hungary, the digitization strategy of NSZL and the digitizing center to be set up here, as well as on the digital content service providing method used at the University of Pécs.
Priority project entitled “Acting Communities – Active Community Involvement” EFOP-1.3.1-15-2016-00001, the primary aim of which is to strengthen social cohesion by way of an increased involvement of cultural institutions (libraries, museums, public education institutions), was launched last September. NSZL has been playing a significant role in the program.
On Friday October 13, 2017, National Széchényi Library will host a professional day focusing on archiving internet content and on related tasks public collections are facing.
PEN Club Hungary has organized an exhibition of Sándor Finta’s (1881–1958) works in National Széchényi Library. The exhibition focuses mainly on Finta’s Brazilian period but it also gives a glimpse of his activities in Hungary and during his later stay in the United States.
Just like in other countries of Europe, in Hungary too researchers present themselves every year on the last Friday of September. At the same time, we can become familiar with the process of their solving the mysteries of “life, universe and everything”. All programs are free for visitors.
As part of a thematic week entitled National Library Days 2017 – ”Only from pure sources!”, the Association of Church Libraries and Metropolitan Ervin Szabó Library will hold a professional conference entitled Tradition and innovation. The state, condition, processing and digitization of our museum collections.
Thanks to the performance of Örkény Theater entitled Aranyozás (Gilding), János Arany's spirit will be evoked in our Library as of 7 p.m. on Friday September 15, 2017. During the performance, all the publications related the János Arany Memorial Year, out on the shelves of bookshops, will be available in NSZL.
Finissage – Our poster exhibition entitled Hungarian Sound Film Posters 1931–1944 will be played out by Katalin Karády’s best known songs. Date and venue of finissage: October 7, 2017, 4 p.m.; Ars Librorum exhibition space, Floor 6.
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