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Hebrew and Yiddish Languages and Literature


  • Shtetl: Yiddish Language and Culture Home Page
    Maintained by Iosif Vaisman, University of North Carolina.

  • Yiddish Book Center
    The Yiddish Book Center includes a digital library of more than 11,000 titles.

  • Yiddish Forward

  • Yiddish-Language Playscripts
    One of the Library of Congress’ American Memory collections.

  • Yiddish Radio Project
    The project is dedicated to rescuing every surviving recording from the golden age of Yiddish radio and to disseminating knowledge and interest in the forgotten radio renaissance these recordings bring to life. Sounds clips are available.

  • Yiddish Sources
    Information for those who are interested in using Yiddish materials in their research. It is arranged in three main sections: reference, research, and events. A new addition is the Yiddish Studies Bibliography, which lists relevant scholarly literature in the field of Yiddish Studies.

  • YiddishWeb

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