Fees and Charges

  1. Membership fee: 500 HUF per year
  2. Patrons under the age of 16, employees of museums, archives and public culture institutions, disabled and impaired persons, people receiving regular social allowances and pensionists can use the services of the Library for free, in accordance with item b of paragraph 1 of section 100 of Act CXL of 1997, and so can the Hungarians living in the neighbouring countries in accordance with section 4 of Act LXII of 2001.
     Secondary school and high school students as well as teachers pay half of the membership fee on producing a valid student's or theacher's card.
  3. 6 books may be borrowed for 3 weeks at any one time.
    Library materials must be handled with care and returned within the loan period.
  4. The loan period may be renewed on demand, as long as there is no hold placed on the materials. Renewal can be required in person, by mail or phone.
  5.  Users who fail to return overdue books will be invoiced for them as follows:

after the 1st warning:  150 HUF per book

after the 2nd warning:  200 HUF per book

after the 3rd warning: 300 HUF per book

The postage for the warnings will be paid by the User.

  1. A compensation must be paid or achieved for lost or damaged books as follows:

    1.  a copy or a photocopy of the same edition for a lost book
    2. b compensation money for a book which is no longer available in the market; the sum of the compensation must cover the value of the book or the costs of the reproduction of it (photocopying and binding).
  2. Charged services:

loan fee of periodicals: 100 HUF per week

training kits for English and German language learning: 150 HUF per day per kit

photocopying: 25 HUF per page

printing texts from the PC: 35 HUF per page

colour printing: 75 HUF per page

printing pictures from the PC: 475 HUF per page

scanning: 100 HUF per page

CD burning: 500 HUF

fax sending: 100 HUF per page