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The DYBBUK Project
DYBBUK is a 5-year research project, based at the University of Haifa and funded by the European Research Council, that sets out to uncover and explore the popular theatre that made up the daily cultu...
Refugee Map - Documents from the Wiener Holocaust Library
The Refugee Map represents part of The Wiener Holocaust Library's archives. This site includes a selection of our rich collections of Family Papers, including handwritten diaries, photo albums, identi...
Interwar Jewish press of Galicia, Volhynia and Bukovina
The collection Interwar Jewish press of Galicia, Volhynia and Bukovina is part of Libraria: Ukrainian Online Periodicals Archive. The collection contains more than 25 Jewish newspapers in Polish, Germ...
JewishGen is designed as an online resource for research on Jewish genealogy. In addition to a community of researchers, it has a collection of databases that collectively hold more than 30 million re...
JewishGen Yizkor Book Project Database
The JewishGen Yizkor Book Project, a sub-project of parent website JewishGen, is an effort to facilitate access to yizkor, mostly Central and Eastern European memorial books created by groups of forme...
Edward Blank YIVO Vilna Online Collections Project
A YIVO Archives Digital Resource, the Edward Blank YIVO Vilna Online Collections project is an international project to preserve, digitize, and virtually reunite YIVO’s prewar library and archival col...
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...
Digital Yiddish Theatre Project
The Digital Yiddish Theatre Project (DYTP) is a research consortium co-founded by Joel Berkowitz and Debra Caplan in 2012 dedicated to the application of digital humanities tools and methods to the st...
Memoria Viva is an organization focused on recovering, preserving, and disseminating the testimonies of survivors and refugees of the Holocaust who made Chile their homeland after having to escape fro...
Jewish Digital Archive Project
The Jewish Digital Archive Project (JDAP) is a collaboration project between by the South African Jewish Museum (SAJM) and the Isaac and Jessie Kaplan Centre for Jewish Studies and Research at the Uni...
The Yiddish Song of the Week
"The Yiddish Song of the Week" is a blog presented by the An-sky Jewish Folklore Research Project (AJFRP), itself an initiative of the An-sky Institute for Jewish Culture, a collaboration between the ...
Jewish Telegraphic Agency Archive
The Jewish Telegraphic Agency (JTA) is a news agency and wire service focusing on issues of Jewish interest and concern. The JTA's digital archive has made its reporting going back to 1923 accessible ...
Historical Jewish Press
The Historical Jewish Press [עיתונות יהודית היסטורית] (JPRESS) project, a partnership between the National Library of Israel and Tel Aviv University, is a platform to access a wide variey of digitized...
JewishGen Online Worldwide Burial Registry
The JewishGen Online Worldwide Burial Registry (JOWBR) is a database of names and other identifying information from cemeteries and burial records worldwide, hosted by the parent website JewishGen. As...
The YIVO Encyclopedia of Jews in Eastern Europe
A YIVO Archives Digital Resource, the YIVO Encyclopedia of Jews in Eastern Europe is an online reference work on the history and culture of Jews in Eastern Europe from the beginnings of their settleme...
Yad Vashem Digital Collections
The Digital Collections of Yad Vashem, Israel's official national memorial and research center on the Shoah, provides free online access to its large collection of material that follows Yad Vashem's m...
USC Shoah Foundation Visual History Archive Online
The University of Southern California's (USC) Shoah Foundation's Visual History Archive Online (VHA Online) is an online searchable database of more than 4,000 video testimonies of survivors and witne...
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...
The Bezalel Narkiss Index of Jewish Art, Center for Jewish Art, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
The Bezalel Narkiss Index of Jewish Art is the main project of the Center for Jewish Art at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. The Index is the world’s largest repository of documentation of Jewish m...
Museum of Family History
The Museum of Family History is a virtual, multimedia, and interactive website for users to learn more about modern Jewish history and the Jewish family unit in particular. Through exhibitions that of...
Jewish Heritage Europe
Jewish Heritage Europe (JHE) is a an expanding web portal to a wide range of news, information, and resources concerning Jewish monuments and heritage sites all over Europe. JHE aggregates information...
A Study of Transnational Jewish Relief Networks and the Emergence of Jewish Internationalism in Central and Eastern Europe, 1860s – 1870s
An ongoing doctoral project by Milena Zeidler at the University of Oxford examines pan-European Jewish relief networks and their role in the shaping of modern Jewish international consciousness in Cen...
Litvak World is a private non-profit organization established as "Jerusalem of the North" that works to preserve and cherish the cultural heritage of Litvaks, that is, Jews of the former Grand Duchy o...
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 ...