The aim of the tasks is to make the library a community space for learning, research, artistic and cultural life, where recreation and cultural programs (involving the general public) also take place as meetings of the art research and creative communities.

The Library of MMA MMKI is a limited public library: it is open to everyone for local use.


The library is open in two locations during opening hours:

  • For research purposes, by prior appointment ( in the Hild-villa (38 Budakeszi Street, Budapest, Hungary)
  • For those who interested in the documents of the art library in Vigadó in Pest (2 Vigadó Square, Budapest, Hungary)


Opening hours:


Monday: 10.00 to 18.00

Tuesday: 13.00 to 16.00

Wednesday: 10.00 to 16.00

Thursday: 13.00 to 16.00

Friday: 10.00 to 14.00




Library director:
Csete György Eörs

Csányi Szilveszter
Hegedüs Ferenc
Szepesi Judit



Library services:


- library visits

- information about library and library system services,

-  use of catalogs, databases,

- use of the file on site,

- literary information, assistance with literature search

- -reprographic services (photocopying, scanning) and digital photography with your device,

- use of the academic collection on site,

- interlibrary loan,

- group library session by prior appointment,

- wi-fi network in the library, use of own computer is allowed.


Databases available from the library:


  1. Akadémiai Kiadó Magazine Package
  2. Akadémiai Kiadó Hungarian Electronic Reference Service (MeRSZ)
  3. Academic Publishing Dictionary Service
  4. De Gruyter – Allgemeines Künstlerlexikon Online
  5. JSTOR – ARTSTOR Digital Library
  6. L’Harmattan Digital Database
  7. Oxford Art Online
  8. ProQuest Academic Complete
  9. ProQuest Central
  10. SPECIALIST – Argumentum Publisher
  11. SPECIALIST – Kriterion Publisher
  12. SPECIALIST – Magyar Napló Kiadó
  13. SPECIALIST – Mentor Books Publishing
  14. SPECIALIST – Osiris Publisher
  15. Ink Publishing – Vocabulary
  16. Arcanum Digital Science Library


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