Dear researchers, please note that the Research Room closes at 12:00 P.M on December 15, 2023, and opens at 10:00 A.M. on January 8, 2024.

Opening hours and general information - 2023

  • Opening hours: Mon-Fri 10am - 5:45pm, Closed on weekends
  • Access to OSA Research Room with valid passport, ID or CEU visiting ID cards only;
  • The Research Room is located on the first floor of the Blinken Open Society Archives at Arany Janos street 32, 1051 Budapest;
  • Reserve your research slots one day (24 hours) before arrival; 2 X 2-hour slots can be secured for max. 12 researchers per day;
  • You can request up to ten boxes at a time; you may place another request when you return the previous batch;
  • To expedite the process, you may send your requests ahead of your visit by email to Reference Team;
  • We will continue to offer our Digitization on demand service
  • Members of the CEU community are encouraged to visit the Research Cloud (available with MS Office username and password)
  • Contact the reference team if you have any questions at

Reference Team
Blinken OSA at CEU