Our reading rooms

Photo of the Sociology Reading Room

A The Sociology Reading Room can be found on the 4th floor of the library. 10 000 volumes of the reference collection wait for the readers in the reading room of sociology. The collection includes encyclopaedias, cyclopaedias, dictionaries as well as the compulsory reading of higher education and the frequently required works. The collection of sociology-related works are enlarged with the literature of adjoining sciences.

Hungarian and foreign periodicals of sociology and social sciences (the current volumes and the bound ones) are placed on the periodical gallery above the reading room, on the fifth floor. The list of periodicals available in our collection can be found under the menu item  Folyóiratok  (Magyar folyóiratok) / Periodicals  ("Hungarian periodicals”)  (left menus).
Neither handbooks nor periodicals can be borrowed. 


Photo of the Social Sciences Reading Room

The Social Sciences Reading Room can be found on the 4th floor of the library. Handbooks and other publications on politics, economy, jurisprudence, legal issues, pedagogy, ethnography, art of war and public administration are available here.

The reference books of demography, sociology and its adjoining sciences are available in Sociology Reading Room.


Photo of the Philosophy Reading Room

The Philosophy Reading Room can be found on the 4th floor of the library.

The special literature of philosophy, psychology, aesthetics and religions can be found here. Among others, databases of museums, handbooks on history of press and book printing as well as bibliographical guides are available in this room.



Sociology Collection

1088 Budapest, Szabó Ervin tér 1.
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Opening hours
    Today 10:00-20:00
    Tomorrow: 10:00-20:00

E-mail: szociologia@fszek.hu
Phone number:
(1) 411-5031
Manager: Kerékgyártó Ágnes
Head of department

Registration for natural and legal persons:
free of charge / 12 months
Administration fee of registration reader card:
HUF 400 / 12 months

Daily card: HUF 1650 / day

Borrowing privileges in one library:
HUF 7800 / 12 months
HUF 5400 / 6 months
HUF 4000 / 3 months

Establishment of membership for using all branches simultaneously:
HUF 10000 / 12 months
HUF 7700 / 6 months