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University Library

Opening hours
Monday: 9.00-20.00
Tuesday: 9.00-20.00
Wednesday: 9.00-20.00
Thursday: 9.00-20.00
Friday: 9.00-20.00
Saturday: closed
Sunday: closed

Route, contacts
Address: 1053 Budapest, Ferenciek tere 6.
E-mail: titkarsag [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu
Phone: (+36-1) 411-6738
Library code: B2
Route:

Subway: No. 3 (blue line), Ferenciek tere Station,

Bus: 5, 7, 8, 15, 107, 110, 112, 115, 133, 178, 233, 239 Ferenciek tere Station

MOL Bubi: docking station at Ferenciek tere

Ship: D11 Petőfi tér (Erzsébet híd) Station


News

The University Library open later

University Library

 

Tomorrow (22. september) the University Library will be closed from 9 am to 2 pm due to an event.

We apologize for the inconvenience!

Nagy olvasóterem zárva lesz 13-án

University Library

Large Reading Room is closed due to filming on 13th September 2016. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Summer opening hours 2016 in the University Library

University Library

 

Dear Library Users,

The Library is CLOSED from 1st August to 2nd September. OPENING: 5th September 2016.

The interlibrary loan operates continuously.

The Rukkola available on workdays from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m.

Special closed hours in the University Library on the 6th May 2016!

University Library

 

We inform our Readers, that on the 6th of May 2016. (Friday), the University Library is CLOSED!

We apologise for the inconvenience!

 

 

Who can register?

Students
Professors
External

Details of registration

I. Registration

  1. Hungarian or foreign students over the age of 18 as well as secondary school students over the age of 14 are eligible to register at the library.
  2. The use of the library is only available for registered readers. Upon registration the personal details of the readers are entered into a digital database and the library stores, handles and ensures the protection of the data in accordance with the provisions of Act 1992 LXIII on the protection of personal data and the disclosure of data of public interest.
  3. Registration requirements:
    • a) For Hungarian citizens: ID card or driving licence (card format) or passport and address card; for secondary school students under the age of 18: a student card and the signature of a person of full age equipped with appropriate personal documents undertaking surety for the registering person.
    • b) For foreign citizens: a passport, for EU-citizens a passport or an identity card.
    • c) The readers must report any change in their personal details.
  4. Eligibility must be proven in case of claiming the various concessionary fees. Only one concession may be claimed at one time.
  5. The membership card is valid for a year or for six month after registration. Types:
    • a) Visitor’s pass: for using the basic services of the library: for using the holdings of the stacks and the books on the premises (with the exception of the documents of the Manuscript and Antique Prints collections) as well as for using the services available in the customer service areas.
    • b) Loan pass: apart from the basic loan services of the library it may also be used for inter-library loan, for book reservation and for the use of the documents of the Manuscript and Antique prints upon filling in the researcher’s declaration form (with the exception of secondary school students and readers claiming the concessions applicable under points III/1/b1/b, c, e).
    • c) Research pass: apart from the basic services of the library it also entitles the reader to use the special collections on the premises. Apart from the registration, a researcher’s declaration form must also be filled in.

II. Fees

  1. Readers’ passes
    • a) Visitor’s pass: free
    • b) Loan pass
      1. free:
        • a. for any person who is in a legal relationship with ELTE either as a civil servant or as a student, or is a professor emeritus of ELTE (hereinafter: ELTE citizen), students participating in the Erasmus program held at ELTE.
        • b. for Hungarian citizens over the age of 70.
        • c. severely disabled with a disability degree of 67% or more, visually or audially impaired, or physically disabled people.
        • d. staff of libraries, museum-like institutions and archives.
        • e. readers possessing “Register of Certificate of Hungarian Nationality” or a “Certificate for Dependants of Persons of Hungarian Nationality”.
      2. HUF 1.850/year, HUF 1000/six months: teacher or student of other higher education institutions.
      3. HUF 2.900/year: member holding an ELTE Alumni membership card.
      4. HUF 3.700/year, HUF 2.000/year: Hungarian and foreign citizens not listed under III/1/c/1-3.
    • c) Research pass:
      1. free:
        • a. for ELTE citizes, students participating in the Erasmus program held at ELTE.
        • b. libraries, staff of museum institutions and archives.
      2. HUF 1.850/year, HUF 1000/year:
        • a. for Hungarian citizens over the age of 70.
        • b. severely disabled with a disability degree of 67% or more, visually or audially impaired, physically disabled people.
        • c. readers possessing “Register of Certificate of Hungarian Nationality” or a “Certificate for Dependants of Persons of Hungarian Nationality”.
      3. HUF 2.900/year: member holding an ELTE Alumni membership card.
      4. HUF 3.700/year, HUF 2.000/year: Hungarian and foreign citizens not listed under III/1/c/1-3.
  2. Exception from the registration fee or entitlement for concessionary fees must be proven. Only one concession may be claimed at one time.
  3. Reservation of books
    • a) Free of charge, only the postage of notification by mail is borne by the reader.
    • b) The cost of notification with regard to reserved books which are not claimed is borne by the reader.
  4. Overdue and replacement fines
    • a) Overdue fine: After a grace period of 4 calendar days the fine is HUF 40/day/book from the fifth day. From that day on, the University Library adds the overdue charge for the grace period as well.  Every day when the library is open is included in the calculation of the overdue charge.
    • b) The administration fee for the collection of debts by out of court settlement: HUF 3.000.
    • c) Replacement of books: the lost book may be replaced by a book in perfect condition and of identical collection value. In case there is no replacement, the reader has to pay the amount calculated by the collection development and processing department as well as a HUF 2.000 administration fee. We do not accept photocopies.
    • d) Replacement of lost visiting card, loan pass, or researchers’ pass: HUF 700.
  5. Inter-library loan
    • a) Free of charge from libraries located in Hungary. The postage for resending the document is paid by the library user making the request.
    • b) From other countries: the regular fee of the National Széchenyi Library is (HUF 4.500) and the fee determined by the sending library.
    • c) Request for copies: according to the sending library’s fees. In case of providing copying services not only the price of photocopying but also the postage is paid by the patron.
  6. Visiting the exhibition, the Assembly Hall and the library
    • a) exhibition visit HUF 500
    • b) exhibition visit for ELTE Alumni members: HUF 400
    • c) exhibition visit for students and pensioners: HUF 300
    • d) exhibition visit for groups (10-20 persons): HUF 3.000
    • exhibition visit for groups (over 20 persons):  HUF 4.000
    • f) exhibition visit for ELTE Alumni members: HUF 2.400 
    • g) exhibition visit for groups, students and pensioners (10-20 persons): HUF 1.500
    • h) exhibition visit for groups, students and pensioners (over 20 persons): HUF 2.000
    • i) visiting the Assembly Hall outside the exhibition period: HUF 300.
    • j) visiting the Assembly Hall outside the exhibition period for ELTE Alumni members: HUF 240
    • k) Supplementary fees:
      1. exhibition and library guided tour in Hungarian language, upon prior request: HUF 2.000
      2. exhibition and library guided tour in Hungarian language for ELTE Alumni members, upon prior request: HUF 1.600
      3. exhibition and library guided tour in Hungarian language for students and pensioners, upon prior request: HUF 1.000
      4. exhibition and library guided tour in foreign language (English, French, Polish, German, Italian, Spanish and language for the blind), upon prior request: HUF 3.000
      5. the use of visitor’s own camera [it is forbidden to use flashlight] HUF 300
    • l) only one concession may be claimed at one time.
    • m) the Assembly Hall and the exhibitions held there may not be visited during the events organized by the University Library!
  7. Electronic services:
    • a) Computer use: for university students, teachers: free of charge
    • b) Computer use: other citizens: HUF 100/minute, HUF 150/minute, HUF 200/minute
    • c) Use of visitors’ own computer: free of charge
    • d) General information: free of charge
    • e) literature search per search questions and data sources: HUF 2.000+HUF 20  + cost of CD/DVD + postage
  8. Copying fees:
    • a) Services ordered ((Downloadable photocopy order form, and a gudie to ordering, downloadable digital copy order form, and a quide to ordering)
      1. Photocopying, printing, black and white, A/4, text: 25 HUF/page
      2. Photocopying, printing, black and white, A/3, text: 50 HUF/page
      3. Photocopying, printing, colour, A/4, picture (minimum 50% of the page): 400 HUF/page
      4. Photocopying, printing, colour, A/3, picture (minimum 50% of the page): 700 HUF/page
      5. Digital copy: 150 dpi/ 200 HUF/page
      6. Digital copy: 300 dpi/ 400 HUF/page
      7. Digital copy: 600 dpi/ 600 HUF/page
      8. CD/DVD burning + CD/DVD: 400 HUF/page
      9. Publication fee: as agreed
    • b) Self-service photocopying, printing
      1. Photocopying, printing, black and white, A/4: 20 HUF/page
      2. Photocopying, printing, black and white, A/3: 40 HUF/page
      3. Use of vistors’ own digital camera (documents published before 1800 may not be photographed): HUF 600/day

 

 

If you want to know more about your valuable, rare books, just bring them to the University Library!

As a unique free service in Hungary, ELTE University Library offers free bibliophilistic consultations about own books of the readers. During BOOK-HOUR the Library's internationally acknowledged expert on the topic helps booklovers to know more about their treasures.

  1. Copying services: it is possible to print, to photocopy, and to order photocopying, printing and digital copying. Documents published before 1800 and bound newspapers may not be photocopied.
  •  Inter-library loan
    1. Upon request, publications which are not held by the library may be acquired by inter-library loan from domestic or foreign sources, either their origin or a copy of it. The lending library has competence to regulate the use of the documents acquired in this way.
    2. The University Library does not fulfil requests for interlibrary loan from libraries located in Budapest.
    3. The University Library as a service providing library fulfils requests from libraries located in Budapest, in other parts of the country and abroad.
Our library provides the keeping of library usage trainings for organizations or groups in case of a claim.

 Hungarian or foreign students over the age of 18 as well as secondary school students over the age of 14 are eligible to register at the library.

    The library, which celebrated the 450th anniversary of its foundation in 2011, has digitized and made available for the public its basic author name catalogues which comprises more than 3000 book-shaped catalogue boxes containing more than one million card indices.

  1. Use on the premises
    • a) General services
      1. Every registered reader may use the reading rooms of the library, as well as the holdings on the stacks.
      2. The library may be used with a valid reader membership pass.
      3. Any document in the storage may be requested for use in the reading rooms by filling in the request form.

Különgyűjtemények

Alapgyűjtemények

  •    Some 1 600 000 of its documents the University Library the capital’s 3rd, the country's 8th largest library. Its collector circle implied the works being attached to some disciplines taught on the university until 1949, in the later ones philosophical, general psychological one, middle and modern universal one were restricted to historical, religion story, religion science works.

  • The University Library’s collection of journals contains cca. 15 thousand titles, in approximately 200.000 volumes. The substance's most valuable part is constituted it appeared before 1800 journals, from which ones 390 titles can be found in the library's substance. The 344 foreigners, 46 report journals are in Hungarian beside German, English, and with French language in his bulk preserve from this era.

Director

Name Position Title E-Mail Phone
Katalin Kálóczi Director kaloczi [dot] katalin [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu +36 1 411 6500/Ext: 3429

Director's Cabinet

Name Position Title E-Mail Phone
Éva Bodnár Lászlóné bodnar [dot] eva [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3433
Dr. Éva Knapp Specialist of Research knapp [dot] eva [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu +36 1 411 6500/Ext: 3440
Réka Tokai tokai [dot] reka [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu

Director's Administration

Name Position Title E-Mail Phone
Katalin Herendi Head of Department
Orsolya, Dr. Bátori batori [dot] orsolya [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3415
Guth Holda guth [dot] holda [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3428

Customer Service Department

Name Position Title E-Mail Phone
György Cséka Head of Department cseka [dot] gyorgy [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu +36 1 411 6500/Ext: 3435
József Apari apari [dot] jozsef [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3441
György Balogh balogh [dot] gyorgy [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3447
István Bencze Ext: 3411
Zita Bencsikné Rákosi rakosi [dot] zita [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3411, 3417
Ferenc Brinza brinza [dot] ferenc [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3447
Ágnes Eck eck [dot] agnes [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3410
Edit Ecserné Kazimír kazimir [dot] edit [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3457
Dávid Gimesi gimesi [dot] david [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3410
Zsuzsanna Mód mod [dot] zsuzsanna [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3431
Roland Németh nemeth [dot] roland [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3447
Anna Orbókné Jagiello orbok [dot] anna [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3411, 3417
Károly Szabó szabo [dot] karoly [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3447
Tamás Sziebert sziebert [dot] tamas [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3413. 3447
Judit Engelmann - Kolutácz

Conservation and bookbinding

Name Position Title E-Mail Phone
Szilvia Kovács kovacs [dot] szilvia [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3430, 3438
Miklós Szalaváry szalavary [dot] miklos [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3430, 3438
Pál Győri gyori [dot] pal [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3430, 3438

Department of IT and Development

Name Position Title E-Mail Phone
Klára Varga Head of Department varga [dot] klara [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu +36 1 411 6500/Ext: 3420
János Acsai acsai [dot] janos [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3454
Csaba Cerva cerva [dot] csaba [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3442
László Garamvölgyi garamvolgyi [dot] laszlo [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3448
Gabriella Czinki-Vietorisz vietorisz [dot] gabriella [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3439
Péter Hajtmanszki hajtmanszki [dot] peter [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu
Eszter Orosz-Tolnai
Károly Pintér pinter [dot] karoly [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3425
Gabriella Virág virag [dot] gabriella [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3422

Holding Maintenance Department

Name Position Title E-Mail Phone
Tünde Székelyné Török Head of Department szekely [dot] tunde [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu +36 1 411 6500/Ext: 3434
Dr. Károly Aszalós aszalos [dot] karoly [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3455
Borbála Franyó franyo [dot] borbala [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu
Ext: 3446 (message only)
skype chat: franyoborbala
Orsolya Keve keve [dot] orsolya [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu
Melinda Mátyás matyas [dot] melinda [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3421
Csaba Mező mezo [dot] csaba [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3423
Roland Nagy nagy [dot] roland [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3444
Éva Pálfi palfi [dot] eva [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3416, 3444
Karolina Schmidt Tamásné schmidt [dot] karolina [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3446
Kinga Sutócki sutocki [dot] kinga [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3444
Panna Szabó szabo [dot] panna [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3421
Ágnes Széles szeles [dot] agnes [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3424
Zsuzsanna Vajda vajda [dot] zsuzsanna [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu Ext: 3424

The University Library is a scientific institution, a public professional library supporting the educational, pedagogical and research work of the Eötvös Loránd University.

The main tasks of the library:

  • supporting and supplying the educational and research work of the University with scholarly literature and information with respect to this literature, as well as with general information; providing documents required for educational and research activities as well as for the studies of the students; meeting the requirements with regard to their library use.
  • protection, preservation and presentation of the historical collection which is part of the national cultural heritage;
  • meeting the requirements for scholarly  information of both Hungarian and international researchers and scientists  whose scholarly  interest corresponds with the disciplines belonging to the main scope of the library’s collection.

The Library performs a national duty with respect to its territorial competence and its scope of collection in the fields of

  • Philosophy,
  • General Psychology,
  • Universal History of the Middle Ages and the Modern Age,
  • History of Religion, Religious Studies.

The library is the hub of a network which includes all the libraries  operating within the framework of the university and is the supervisor of the IT system of the university library.

As a result of the duties of the Library

  • it performs bibliographic and documentation activities,
  • it is engaged with the theory of library science,
  • carries out scientific research and publication activities in the disciplines related to its scope of collection,
  • participates in the Hungarian and international cooperation between libraries,
  • it contributes to providing solutions to the issues of general interest of library science.

Download bilingual (English-Hungarian) booklet about the building, collection, history and services of the University Library


The history of the University Library
(1561-2001)

   The University Library is the central library of the Eötvös Loránd University, which is the first Hungarian university library and which has been operating continuously ever since its foundation.

Directors of the University Library from its secularization  (1774)

University Library Foundation
H-1053 Budapest, Ferenciek tere 6.
phone: (+36 1) 4116739
e-mail: alapitvany [at] lib [dot] elte [dot] hu
web: http://konyvtar.elte.hu/alapitvany
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Bank: 12010532-00120645-00100003

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