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Judaic Studies

Provides recommended resources for Judaic Studies and highlights Judaica reference and special materials at the U-M Library and beyond.


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Gabriel Mordoch
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Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1190
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The Judaic studies collection at the U-M Hatcher Graduate Library contains materials in humanities and social sciences in a variety of formats: printed and electronic books and journals, pamphlets, digital databases, microforms, videos, audio recordings, graphic novels, objects, artworks, photos, postcards, ephemera, etc. in Hebrew, Yiddish, Ladino, Aramaic, and other Jewish languages, as well as Western languages. Currently, there are approximately 120,000 books and serial publications in Judaic studies topics, 3,500 items in the Jewish Heritage Collection (JHC), and 1,600 items in the rare section of the Special Collections Research Center (updated in August 2021). Acquisition funds have been supplemented by several Judaica trust funds and gifts, including those endowed by Beverly Baker, Martha and Stuart Bindeman, Frances and Hubert J. Brandt, the S. H. and Helen R. Scheuer Family Foundation, the Lucius N. Littauer Foundation, Dr. Arnold Heyman, Jerold Solovy, Bruce and Ileane Thal, Bruce and Lois Zenkel, the Bindeman Family, and the Frances and Kathryn Brandt/Lilith Magazine.

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Suggested journals

Databases & collections

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