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Jewish Studies

Jewish history, religion, language, society, and culture

Librarian for Jewish and Israel Studies

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Diane Mizrachi
A1540K Charles E. Young Research Library
(310) 825-6523
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Archives and Image Repositories

Use these sites to locate images of, and metadata for, art, artifacts, archives and monuments relating to Jewish Studies. Some are freely available, others are subscription services, so remote access may be necessary when accessing from off-campus.

Online Historical Jewish Newspapers

Selected Historical Italian Jewish Newspapers:

ISRAEL (Firenze, 1916-1938)  Israelite educator (Vercelli, 1853-1874)
Israeli banner (1874-1922) Israeli courier (1862-1915)
Ha-tikwa (1949-1980)  Bulletin of the Jewish Community of Milan (1945-1952)

 For more historical documentation on the Italian Jewish community, see the Contemporary Jewish Documentation Center Foundation.

Maps and GIS

In addition to the resources listed here, please also see the UCLA Library Research Guide for Cartographic Resources

Manuscript Collections

UCLA Jewish Studies Film Collections

The UCLA Library holds a range of video recordings pertaining to Jewish Studies. These include feature films, television series, documentaries, and news programs. Some videos are available for check out at various campus libraries, while others are available for viewing through the Instructional Media Collections and Services located in Powell Library. Title lists for a number of specialized collections are provided below. Please check the UCLA Library catalog for complete holdings.