Jewish literature; Jewish writers; Israeli literature, sacred Judaic texts
A comprehensive guide to Jewish literature websites
The Dead Sea Scrolls *
Foner, Sarah Menkin. Sarah Menkin Foner,
the first woman to publish a Hebrew novel, The Love of the Righteous, memoirs and other works translated into English by Morris Rosenthal of Foner Books.
A Virtual Guide to the Great Jewish Libraries and Rare Book Collections On-line. Hebrew Manuscripts, Incunabula, and Written Antiquities.
Providing information on some 300 Hebrew authors and their works, including biographies, photographs, lists of works published in foreign languages.
Israeli Culture and Literature
An introduction with hyperlinks to Hebrew literature websites. Hebrew poets and writers. Including Shmuel Yosef Agnon, A.B. Yehoshua, Amos Oz,Yoram Kaniuk and Yaakov Shabtai.
Hayim Nahman Bialik
The Jewish Virtual Library
The library provides a vehicle for the research, study, discussion and exchange of views concerning nonmilitary cooperation (Shared Value Initiatives) between the peoples and governments of the United States and Israel.
Judaism and Jewish resources on the web.
Links to web sites. Art, architecture, museums, exhibitions, libraries, talmud and other sacred texts.
The Jewish Virtual Library
The Jewish Virtual Library is a comprehensive online Jewish encyclopedia covering everything from anti-Semitism to Zionism. There are more than 16,000 articles and 7,000 photographs and maps that have been integrated into the site.
Literature of the Holocaust.
Yad Vashem/Holocaust Memorial Museum
Moses Maimonides. Medieval Sourcebook:
The 13 Principles and the Resurrection of the Dead.
Moses Mendelssohn Zentrum
Centre for European-Jewish Studies, Potsdam.
Rabbinic literature *
Sacred Judaic texts *
Sacred Judaic texts online:
The Shamash Jewish Internet Consortium,
a project of Hebrew College, includes texts of the tanach, divrei torah, kosher traveler’s database, and mailing list.
Women Jewish Writers
Biographical information, web links, books, live texts.
Yiddish literature *
A Page from the Babylonian Talmud
An interactive site serving as a port of departure on a voyage through the history of Jewish religious literature.
Yizkor Book Project
Yizkor (Memorial) Books from Jewish communities in Eastern and Central Europe. Groups of former residents, or landsmanshaftn, have published these books as a tribute to their former homes and the people who were murdered during the Holocaust. The JewishGen Yizkor Book Project was organized in 1994 by a group of JewishGen volunteers led by Leonard Markowitz and Martin Kessel. A translation project was developed by Susannah Juni and implemented by Joyce Field.
Writers, novelists *
Hannah Arendt. Overview of her work.
Encyclopaedia of Philosophy
Frank, Anne. Anne Frank Online.
Exhibits, diary extracts, life and times.