To visit Wigner Library is free of charge. There is no need to register for using the reading room and other services.
Local HAS emloyees with permanent work contract can register to use the library services. An ID card is requested for registration. Retired, fixed-term/temporary employees, PhD students and other users are also welcome but requested to have a letter of guarantee signed by an employee with permanent work contract in order to borrow materials from the library.

Letter of Guarantee - general

Letter of Guarantee for retired/external researchers of Wigner RC

Letter of Guarantee for emoployees of companies




Borrowing rules

Periodicals for 2 weeks.
Books and Reports for 1 month.
Reading only materials - no borrowing rights.
Items may be renewed on request by phone/e-mail or online via the library catalogue (ALEPH).


Items can be reserved by phone/e-mail. Registered users can log in the ALEPH catalogue to make a reservation on the requested item. Available items can be borrowed any time during the opening hours.



Personal interlibrary loan/copy request services are available for all local HAS employees. Charges may apply.

Interlibrary loan service/copy request for libraries

We accept interlibrary loan/copy requests by e-mail. Before requesting a document, please check the Library Catalogue if the items are available.

Charges of copy requests

HUF 22,- per sheet + 27% VAT + postal charge - A4
HUF 42,- per sheet + 27% VAT + postal charge -  A3



Self-service copying and scanning are available.
Scanning service is free of charge.

Photocopy charges

For local HAS users
Photocopy black and white
HUF 13,- per sheet + 27% VAT + postal charge - A4
HUF 25,- per sheet + 27% VAT + postal charge - A3

For non-HAS users
Photocopy black and white
HUF 16,- per sheet + 27% VAT - A4
HUF 30,- per sheet + 27% VAT - A3


We welcome purchase orders from local HAS departments for books, journals and electronic resources. Orders can be submitted by e-mail with providing a valid project code number.