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Our databases in 2020

Bibliotheca Corvina Virtualis

Self-service copy coming soon

Self-service scanners will be available from mid-June 2022.

Launch of a new Ukrainian children's book in the national library

On 11 April 2022, we launched a children’s book in Ukrainian based on Hungarian folk tales, published in collaboration with our library.

Extended opening hours from 1 April

National Library open on Mondays and Saturdays from 1 April 2022.

Our film 'My brethren, you see...' now available to everyone

The film presents the Latin Pray Codex which contains the Funeral Sermon and Prayer, the first coherent Hungarian text, and follows the long process of making the decorative copy presented to Pope Francis.

Central Europe’s largest and most modern Digitisation Centre in a public collection inaugurated

On 11 February, Gergely Gulyás, Minister of the Prime Minister’s Office, inaugurated the Digitisation Centre, and a digitisation cooperation agreement was signed between the NSZL and the Haydneum – Hungarian Centre for Early Music.


Film premiere in the NSZL

A film was made about the making of decorative facsimile copy of the Pray Codex, its history, and the Funeral Sermon and Prayer.

Web Archiving Conference in Warsaw

Our colleague in the Web Archiving Department, Márton Németh, attended the Web Archiving Conference in Poland on 16–17 November.


V4 Cultural Conference

On the occasion of Hungary's Presidency of the Visegrad Group (V4) countries, the Secretariat of the Minister of State for Culture of the Ministry of Human Capacities organizes a large-scale international conference on 1 and 2 December in order to overview the best practices of cultural institutions during the pandemic and their future opportunities, considering the whole cultural sector.