Hungarian Natural History Museum Central Library


Dear Visitor,
Our library collects all kind of scientific publications on zoology, botany, mineralogy, paleontology and anthropology. Beyond our book and journal collection we can support and help your research through our subscribed databases (SpringerLink, JSTOR, BioOneGlobal Plants, Scopus, Nature, online dictionaries of Akadémiai Kiadó, etc.). Moreover you can use our special collections on hunting or natural science history subjects as well. 
Feel welcome in our library!

The subject coverage of the collection:

biology, zoology, botany, paleontology, mineralogy, anthropology, museology, history of science, hunting literature


You can purchase our publications here.

Hungarian Natural History Museum Central Library
: 2-6 Ludovika Sq. 1083 Budapest

Phone: +36 1 210-1075 / +36 1 317-2320
Registration in advance:

Opening hours:
Monday to Thursday: 09:00 - 16:00 
Friday:                        09:00 - 12:00
• Through the main entrance of the „Nemzeti Közszolgálati Egyetem”.  Check in at the reception is required.  Your arrival will be indicated by the receptionist of the museum.
Accessible entrance:
• Through the exhibition hall during the normal opening hours of the Hungarian Natural History Museum. Check in at the infromation desk is required.