|Periodicals reading room
on the third floor with two employee in one switch, is a room
with 17 places, a catalog lobby - alphabetical and systematic,
separated for books and periodicals, as well one for literature,
science and art and several storeroom. This section has 65.000
books and almost 7000 newspaper and magazine titles. The volume
from the traditional fund - going back to 1940, the year of
establishment, was completed by donations and acquisitions.
There is a rare and old collection , letters and documents,
belonging to Take Ionescu, Vasile Natea, Aurelian Borsianu),
along with rare and current periodicals. This collection of
periodicals covers a significant period of time, starting
from the first half of XIX century up to the present days.
The collection grows every year by acquisition or donations.
In 2001 there were 122 titles,
totally the section has: format I -3819 titles, format II
2661 titles, format III 612 titles, format IV 180. Many of
the periodicals are local and central newspapers, publication
of different parties.
There are present weakly literary and social political publications,
arts and science, along with the publications of the Romanian
Academy, the yearly publication of universities and research
institutes, used as scientific information source by students
A special part of the documentations
is represented by the literary, scientific and technical magazines
printed in Hungarian, issued by the Hungarian Academy or large
libraries from Hungary. These publications arrives with clock
precision and reflects o good period of time with a remarkable
representation, waiting for users.
The Hungarian social political
publications are of great interest among readers. We remind
the presence of several magazines, issued by former and present
We mention that the documentary
section shelters publications that constitute a legal deposit
of every printings from our town and county.