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Getting a library card

You may register with the library if…

  • you are a Hungarian or foreign national at or over the age of 18,
  • over the age of 16 hold an official request issued by the head of your secondary school and receive the explicit permission of the director of the library.

Advance registration is required if…

  • you visit us for the first time,
  • your library card has expired.
E-mail: registration(at)
Phone: +36-1-441-4133


The conditions of library membership are…

On the occasion of each visit, you will have to...

  • verify your identity with the photo ID used during registration,
  • go through mandatory luggage check,
  • walk through the security gate.

Please do not carry any spikes, knives or knife-like blades with you when visiting the library!

Opening hours

Monday–Friday: 9:00–20:00
Saturday: 10:00–18:00
At the first checkpoint (chain fence) admission begins 10 minutes before the opening time and ends 10 minutes before the closing time of the library. Please note that the Paliamentary Guard closes the library gate at 20:00 (at 18:00 on Saturdays), thus visitors are required to exit the building by this time. Therefore, we kindly ask you to leave the reading areas by 19:45 (by 17:45 on Saturdays).

Our services

  Full Free 
Using the catalogue full access full access
Ask a librarian! service full access full access
Using the open-shelf collection full access full access
Stacks requests full access not available
Using Rapid request full access not available
Printing full access full access
Copying full access full access
Reservation full access not available
Computer use full access limited access
Internet-access full access limited access
Using the wi-fi network full access not available
Using e-resources full access not available
Remote access to e-resources full access not available
Using the Új Jogtár® full access full access
Using Jogkódex Szakcikk Adatbázis Plusz® full access full access

Full = Full membership
Free = Free membership

Types of library cards

Full membership Free membership

regular library card

daily library card

researchers' library card

student library card

Collaboration Program with Universities and Research Institutions

scholarship holders / member of Bundestag '90 Club

pensioners' library card

library card for people entitled to free membership (library and museum employees, teachers, members of cross-border Hungarian communities, people with disabilities or above the age of 70)

visitors' library card


You may renew your library membership...

  • when you are notified of the forthcoming expiry,
  • to ensure uninterrupted library use.

Online renewal:


Have your say on library services...

Please have your say on our services by filling in the evaluation form below.
The completion of the form takes cca. 2 minutes. Thank you!

Library evaluation form:


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