News archive

2024. June 20., Thursday – 10:59
ULA University Library
Iván Nagy, genealogist, historian and former colleague of our library was born 200 years ago, on 18 July 1824 in Balassagyarmat. On the day of the anniversary, the statue of Iván Nagy was worshipped in the Palóc Museum of the Hungarian National Museum. The event concluded with an interactive genealogy presentation by Nógrád County archivists.
2024. June 19., Wednesday – 14:56
ULA University Library
Due to the Night of Museums, the library services of the ELTE University Library and Archives will be inaccessible on Saturday, on the 22th of June 2024. Everyone is welcome to join our programmes starting at 15.00.
2024. June 14., Friday – 13:33
ULA University Library
On 12 June 2024 - The Petőfi Literary Museum's exhibition entitled "Halcyon Days - Fashion and Culture in Reform-Age Pest" opened, featuring an engraving depicting George Sand which was loaned from the ELTE University Library and Archives.
2024. June 12., Wednesday – 15:32
ULA University Library
The National Széchényi Library (NSZL) and Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE) have agreed that NSZL will digitize almost 200,000 ELTE paper-based doctoral dissertations and theses by 2027. Through the cooperation, ELTE students and researchers have access to the institution's rich knowledge base in a modern form, thus supporting scientific research and innovative technological developments.
2024. May 27., Monday – 15:44
ULA University Library
Ambassador Frank R. Cimafranca visited the ELTE University Library on the 15th of May 2024.
2024. May 21., Tuesday – 12:19
ULA University Library
The Sabbathsong Klezmer Band soloists and the world famous cimbalom player Jenő Lisztes will perform Monti's Charda and other popular works alongside klezmer melodies at the concert „More than Klezmer on the Night of Museums” on the 22nd of June 2024 at 8.30 pm. In the footsteps of astronomical and geographical discoveries, the performers will recall a private song by Gyula Kabos from 1919, and show how Columbus discovered America.
2024. May 21., Tuesday – 11:42
ULA University Library
During the Night of the Museums, our visitors are invited to win special library prizes by completing a quiz related to our Copernicus Memorial Exhibition.
2024. May 21., Tuesday – 11:35
ULA University Library
During the Night of the Museums, visitors are invited to create individual bookmarks in our second floor Boardroom.
2024. May 21., Tuesday – 11:24
ULA University Library
During the Night of Museums, visitors can build a library palace and assemble fragmented pieces of our codex pages with our library puzzles.
2024. May 21., Tuesday – 11:08
ULA University Library
Nowadays, it seems inconceivable that serious scientists of past centuries could have attached so much importance to the current positions of stars and planets. Diseases, wars, famines or perhaps good harvests, royal weddings and great discoveries await mankind? All this was thought to be read from the signs in the heavens. Join us in our search for the heavens and visit our Copernicus Memorial Exhibition entitled „The man who moved the Earth out of its place”, opening on the 22nd of June 2024 during the Night of Museums!
2024. May 16., Thursday – 15:26
ULA University Library
According to our tradition, we will join the Night of Museums on the 22th of June 2024. From 3 p.m. in the afternoon until midnight, our library welcomes all visitors with craft activities, concerts, guided tours, restoration workshops and Copernicus Memorial Exhibition.
2024. May 16., Thursday – 15:01
ULA University Library
Our guided tours focus on the history of the University Library and Archives, Eötvös Loránd University.
2024. May 16., Thursday – 14:49
ULA University Library
On the Night of Museums we open our restoration workshop to get an insight into the work of restorers.
2024. May 16., Thursday – 14:11
ULA University Library
On the occasion of the Night of Museums, we are waiting for young and old, children and adults alike with special surprises.
2024. May 16., Thursday – 14:06
ULA University Library
The University Library and Archives offers guided tours of our exhibition Under the spell of accuracy – The Life and work of Loránd Eötvös.
2024. May 16., Thursday – 14:00
ULA University Library
On the occasion of the Night of Museums, on the 22th of June 2024 from 6.00 pm at the ELTE University Library and Archives in the Lobby (1053 Budapest, Ferenciek tere 6.), a string quartet consisting of members of the ELTE „Eötvös” Art Ensemble will give a concert with Edit Kollár (violin), Judit Gombás (violin), Mónika Mezei (viola) and Zsuzsanna Kéri (cello). All visitors are welcome!
2024. May 16., Thursday – 13:41
ULA University Library
Within the framework of the Night of Museums program series, calligrapher Dezső Buzogány will hold a workshop on the 22nd of June 2024 between 15:00 and 24:00 in the hall of the ELTE University Library and Archives (1053 Budapest, Ferenciek tere 6.). Our guests are able to gain an insight into the art of calligraphy.
2024. May 15., Wednesday – 14:19
ULA University Library
In the framework of our book adoption programme, our conservator and reference librarian gave our adopters a detailed presentation of the supported volumes.
2024. May 8., Wednesday – 16:11
ULA University Library
The Foundation for the University Library held this year's meeting of the Board of Trustees, where Dr. Péter Kiszl, Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Dr. Kulcsár Szabó Ernőné Gombos Annamária, Director General of the ELTE University Library and Archives (ELTE ULA), Márta Csikós, Head of Cabinet of ELTE ULA, Dr. Edit Madas, academician, professor, and Judit Osskó, certified architect, monument protection engineer, television editor-director, participated in the meeting.
2024. April 29., Monday – 10:12
ULA University Library
The ELTE University Library and Archives offers extended opening hours for readers and students on weekdays and Saturdays between the 6th of May 2024 and the 15th of June 2024 until 22.00 hours. Our new community space offers the opportunity to learn, relax, use kitchen facilities and free computer access. Everyone is welcome and we wish all our students a successful semester and exam period!