Thursday, September 22, 2011

Hebrew Manuscripts at Les Enluminures

Les Enluminures, a French gallery and store puts up digitized copies of the manuscripts they have for sale at
They have a small selection of Hebrew manuscripts.

Monday, September 19, 2011

September 22: Open House at George Washington University Library

An introduction to the treasures of
The I. Edward Kiev Judaica Collection
Thursday, September 22, 2011
Kiev Room, Gelman Library
7th floor
Refreshments in the foyer
12:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Reception & hors d’oeuvres
4:00 to 6:00 p.m.
by the University Librarian
and the Curator of the Collection
5:00 p.m.

Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Sep 13: Lecture at the Library of Congress

The Hebraic Section
African and Middle Eastern Division
Library of Congress
"Rethinking the Canon of Modern Jewish Thought"

A lecture

Gershon Greenberg

Professor, Department of Philosophy and Religion
American University, Washington, D.C.

Tuesday, September 13, 2011
African & Middle Eastern Division Conference Room
Thomas Jefferson Building, LJ 220
10 First St. S.E.
Washington, D.C. 20540
Metro: Capital South

For information: Sharon Horowitz (202)707-3780 or email:
Request ADA accommodations five business days in advance at (202)707-6362 or email:

Thursday, September 1, 2011

Digital News

Tarbiz and Zion are now available on JSTOR.

The National Library in Jerusalem now has links to most digitized Hebrew manuscripts through their catalog.

Details are available at the Talmud Blog with links (as well as some other information about recent developments in digitized material for rabbinics).