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In the summer, even during the annual closure of NSZL, special guided tours of our János Arany exhibition will be held at 4 p.m. every Thursday and Saturday. Organized groups can apply for other hours as well, but preliminary e-mail notice is required at least two weeks prior to the planned visit.
Bequest of composer Zsolt Pethő became part of the Music Collection of NSZL in Spring 2017. A chamber exhibition was compiled from selected documents of this bequest for the Night of Museums 2017. The exhibition will be open in the reading room and corridor of our Music Collection until July 15, and after the annual summer closure, between August 22 and September 30, 2017.
Entitled “Quality of Life – Librarians in the Service of Society”, the 49th Roaming Conference of the Association of Hungarian Librarians (AHL) was held in Miskolc between July 5 and 7, 2017. At the roaming conference, our colleague, Mrs. Elizabeth Gazdag, Director of the Hungarian ISSN National Centre, NSZL was awarded Medallion for Association Work.
K11 Art and Cultural Center cordially invites you to the opening ceremony of an exhibition of the Association of Hungarian Photographers’ Senior Team entitled Waters – Coasts – People.
As a member of the Hungarian Prime Minister’s delegation, Director-General of NSZL Dr. László Tüske visited Ankara at the end of June 2017. During this visit, he met Zülfi Toman, Director of the National Library of Turkey, and they signed a memorandum of understanding on cooperation.
A Chinese delegation led by Dr. Zhu Qi, Deputy Director-General of the Bureau for External Cultural Relations of the Ministry of Culture of the People’s Republic of China paid a visit to our Library. Guests were received by Géza Szőcs, President of the National Library Board of Hungary and László Tüske, Director-General of NSZL.
Dear Visitors, hereby we would like to inform you that our Library will be closed between July 17 and August 20, 2017. NSZL will be opened again at 9 a.m. on Tuesday August 22, 2017. Except Monday and Sunday, our exhibitions entitled “Others Get Laurel Only by Leaves…” on János Arany, and Hungarian Sound Film Posters 1931–1944 can be visited even during the summer closure.
His Excellency Gholam-Ali Rajabi Yazdi, Ambassador of The Islamic Republic of Iran in Hungary visited our Library in order to have a look at the Persian manuscripts kept in NSZL. Staff members of Tehran National TV accompanied him on his visit.
On July 3, 2017, escrow contract of the autograph manuscript of Hymnus (Hymn), a poem by Ferenc Kölcsey will be renewed during a renewal ceremony in National Széchényi Library.
National Széchényi Library cordially invites you and your friends to the presentation ceremony of a book by Gábor Verrasztó entitled Mihály Bogáthy – Unfinished Biography. The event will take place in Boardroom 516 of NSZL, starting at 17:30 on Thursday June 29, 2017.  
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