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Dead Sea Scrolls Digital Library
The Dead Sea Scrolls Digital Library is a free online digitized virtual library of the Dead Sea Scrolls. Hundreds of manuscripts made up of thousands of fragments – discovered from 1947 and until the ...
Medieval Ashkenaz - Corpus of Sources on the History of the Jews in the Late Medieval Empire
Medieval Ashkenaz is a project conducted by the Arye Maimon Institute for Jewish History at Trier University. It aims at collecting, describing, annotating and presenting all written sources relating ...
Online Archive of the Arolsen Archives
The Arolsen Archives are an international center on Nazi persecution with around 30 million documents relating to approximately 17.5 million victims and survivors of National Socialism. Many of these ...
The Holocaust Encyclopedia is an online resources about the Holocaust managed by the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (USHMM). Its searchable database includes digital access to over 950 articl...
BeGrentze Flucht is a so-called "Online Edition" from the European Holocaust Research Infrastructure (EHRI). This project focuses on persecuted Jewish Austrians taking refugee in Czechoslovakia follow...
Online Image Database of the Institute for the History of German Jews
The Online Image Database of the Institute for the History of German Jews [Bilddatenbank 'Jüdische Geschichte' of the Institut für die Geschichte der deutschen Juden] (IGdJ) in Hamburg contains about ...
Geschichtomat, loosely translated as "history-o-mat", is an interactive and digital project designed to teach students about Jewish history and culture in Hamburg. Participating students go out into t...
Jewish Residents of Ansbach in the 1930s
A project that appears to be abandoned due to a lack of funding, the Jewish Residents of Ansbach in the 1930s [Die jüdischen Ansbacher der 1930er Jahre] is an incomplete project by the Working Communi...
Deportations of Jewish Citizens from Franconia
The Deportations of Jewish Citizens from Franconia [Die Deportationen jüdischer Bürger aus Franken] is a project by the Working Community of Franconian-Jewish History [Arbeitsgemeinschaft Fränkisch-Jü...
Jewish Places is a website that visualizes places of both current and historical Jewish life in Germany and several surrounding countires via an interactive map. The four main categories of informatio...
Haskala.net [Haskala.net : das online-Lexikon über die jüdische Aufklärung] is an online encyclopedia hosted by the University of Potsdam about the Jewish Enlightenment, inspired by the Hebrew term "h...
The Jewish Site of Berlin
The Jewish Site of Berlin [Juden in Berlin] is a website on Jewish life and community in Berlin. Both historical and contemporary in its approach, the Jewish Site of Berlin covers a wide range of topi...
epidat ─ Research Platform for Jewish Gravestone Epigraphy
epidat ─ Research Platform for Jewish Gravestone Epigraphy [epidat ─ Forschungsplattform für jüdische Grabsteinepigraphik] is both a database and a research platform for Jewish gravestone epigraphy. A...
Alemannia Judaica - Working Group for the Study of the History of the Jews in Southern Germany and Adjacent Areas
Alemannia Judaica - Working Group for the Study of the History of the Jews in Southern Germany and Adjacent Areas [Alemannia Judaica - Arbeitsgemeinschaft für die Erforschung der Geschichte der Juden ...
Working Community of Franconian-Jewish History
The Working Community of Franconian-Jewish History [Arbeitsgemeinschaft Fränkisch-Jüdische Geschichte] (AGfjG) was established on January 8, 2006 in Fürth in the Jewish Museum Franken Fürth & Schn...
German Jewish Cultural Heritage
German Jewish Cultural Heritage (GJCH) is a discontinued interdisciplinary scientific project that lasted from approximately 2015 to 2018 and was dedicated to the recognition, examination and preserva...
Arquivo Maaravi: Digital Journal of Jewish Studies
Arquivo Maaravi: Digital Journal of Jewish Studies [Arquivo Maaravi: Revista Digital de Estudos Judaicos da UFMG] is a semiannual peer-reviewed journal edited in Belo Horizonte, Brazil by the Fed...
Forced Labor 1939 - 1945. Memory and History
The project, “Forced Labor 1939 - 1945. Memory and History" [Zwangsarbeit 1939-1945] is a cooperative project between the Foundation "Remembrance, Responsibility and Future" and the Freie Universität ...
The Leopold Zunz Archive
The Leopold Zunz Archive is a collection of documents related to Leopold Zunz, the founder of academic Jewish studies [Wissenschaft des Judentums], and Jewish intellectual life in Berlin more broadly ...
Memorial Book: Victims of the Persecution of Jews under the National Socialist Tyranny in Germany 1933 - 1945
The online version of the Memorial Book: Victims of the Persecution of Jews under the National Socialist Tyranny in Germany 1933 - 1945 [Das Gedenkbuch des Bundesarchivs für die Opfer der nationalsozi...
Yiddish Literature or Yiddish Prints [Jiddische Drucke] is a database of nearly 800 Yiddish books printed in Hebrew letters in West, Central, and East Europe from the middle of the 16th century t...
Compact Memory is a project of digitizing and making publically accessible Jewish periodicals from the 18th-20th centuries. A portal located within the "Judaica" digital collections of the library of ...
DigiBaeck, initially a digital gateway to the archives of the Leo Baeck Institute (LBI), is now the project name for all of LBI's digital collections. An online platform for a growing treasury of arti...
Centropa: The Library of Rescued Memories
Between 2000 and 2009, Centropa, a non-profit, Jewish historical institute dedicated to preserving twentieth century Jewish family stories and photos from Central and Eastern Europe and the Balkans, i...
Key Documents of German-Jewish History
The online source edition Key Documents of German-Jewish History [Schlüsseldokumente zur deutsch-jüdischen Geschichte] is published by the Institute for the History of German Jews (IGdJ). It offers a ...
Holocaust Victims and Document Database
The Holocaust Victims and Document Database [Databáze Obětí a Databáze Dokumentů] is a part of the holocaust.cz portal that provides an extensive database of digitised archival documents of the names ...
Lo Tishkach European Jewish Cemeteries Initiative
The Lo Tishkach [לא תשכח] European Jewish Cemeteries Initiative aims to guarantee the effective and lasting preservation and protection of Jewish cemeteries and mass graves throughout Europe. To this ...