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The bookshop of National Széchényi Library will be closed between December 23, 2017 and January 4, 2018. After the winter holidays, our bookshop will be open to visitors as of 12 a.m. on Friday January 5, 2018. Thank you for your understanding.
Our Library will be closed between December 23, 2017 and January 1, 2018. We are looking forward to seeing you in NSZL as of 9 a.m. on Tuesday January 2, 2018. We wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
Sixty contemporary Chinese and twenty Hungarian art works will be exhibited at the exhibition entitled Cultures and Generations: Founders and Heirs of Chinese and Hungarian Modern Art. The exhibition will be opened on December 14, 2017. (Due to technical reasons, opening ceremony of the exhibition will start at 12 a.m. instead of 11 a.m. Thank you for your understanding.)
Before their visit to Budapest, Director-General of National Széchényi Library László Tüske was guest of the Ankara-based institution in summer 2017. During that visit, a cooperation agreement was signed between the two libraries in order to facilitate professional cooperation.
Tamás Iványi will deliver a lecture entitled Mystical Interpretations of the Koran as part of the cultural historical series entitled Orientalists in NSZL, on the last eve of Season 2, starting at 5 p.m. on December 13, 2017.
In cooperation with other libraries, the Hungarian national library is currently working on the renewal of its complete IT infrastructure and on the renewal of the library systems. Related to that, on December 18, 2017, Slovak company Tempest will present its solutions that can be interesting for the Hungarian library community.
We are looking forward to seeing all those who wish to have a quiet time at our Advent morning for families, between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. on December 9, 2017.
On Wednesday, November 29, 2017, our Library will open at 1 p.m., due to traffic restrictions in Budapest.
Between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. on Thursday November 30, 2017, a professional day entitled Libraries in a New Role: Innovative Services will be held as part of K2 further training series entitled Modern Library, Advanced Services.
The 215-year old Hungarian national library celebrates János Arany, born 200 years ago, related to the Library foundation festivities as well. A two-day Scientific Session, discount book sales, the finals of a nationwide reciting competition entitled Te aranyok Aranya! (You Gold (Arany) of Golds!) and a Family Day, featuring guided tours, museum education and handicraft workshops and games for families, will be offered to our visitors.
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