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Feinberg eCollection

Feinberg eCollection

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Otzar HaHochma
The world's largest Judaic digital library, containing more than 62,434 Hebrew books scanned in their original format. Fully searchable.

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DBS Torah CD ROM Library
Contains more than 900 books, including Bible, Talmud, and Commentaries, Midrash, Ethics, and Mysticism. Searching and display is in Hebrew only.

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Judaic and Soncino Classics Library
Searchable full-text database of more than 50 basic books of the Bible, Talmud, Commentaries, Ethics, and Mysticism, in Hebrew and English.

EBSCOhost
A collection of databases, including Jewish Studies Source, which provide article citations, full-text articles, and eBooks.

A-to-Z eJournal List
A list of every eJournal available through EBSCOhost. Includes but is not limited to Jewish Studies

Encyclopaedia Judaica
An upgraded edition of the classic Jewish resource

Encyclopedia of Hebew Language and Linguistics
All aspects of the history and study of the Hebrew language from its earliest attested form to the present day. The Encyclopedia of Hebrew Language and Linguistics requires installing a Unicode Hebrew font. We highly recommend the Unicode font SBL Hebrew.

Encyclopedia of Jews in the Islamic World
Covers Jews of Muslim lands, particularly in the late medieval, early modern, and modern periods. Updated annually.

JSTOR
The Jewish Studies Archive Collection (JSTOR) features over 50 journals in English, German, French, Dutch, Italian, and Hebrew covering a range of historical and regional aspects of Jewish Studies. There typically is a delay of one to five years before journal content is made available in this collection. List of titles>

The Hebrew Journals Collection draws from an interdisciplinary range of titles published primarily in Hebrew. Included are more than 40 titles in the areas of Jewish Studies, Language & Literature, and Archaeology. There typically is a delay of one to five years before journal content is made available in this collection. List of titles>

Bibleworks
Greek, Hebrew, and Septuagint Bibles for your computer, as well as translations in English, German, Spanish, Chinese, Korean, and more. Bibleworks is available on Asher Library computers only.

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Sponsors

This state-of-the-art, remote access collection of electronic resources is made possible through the generosity of Mr. Reuben Feinberg & The Joseph and Bessie Feinberg Foundation.