HUC-JIR Frances Henry Library Annual Booksale

Monday, October 1, 2001

TO BE HELD NOVEMBER 14-18

LOS ANGELES - The Frances-Henry Library at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion will hold its annual used book sale from Wednesday, November 14 through Friday November 16 and on Sunday November 18.

Hundreds of books of Judaica, Hebraica, religion, and of general interest will be available for purchase at discount prices. The sale will be open to the public 9-4:30 on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, and 12-5 on Sunday (closed on Saturday). Regular library hours are posted on the HUC-JIR website at www.huc.edu/libraries.

The Frances-Henry Library is located on the second floor of the College-Institute at 3077 University Avenue (Hoover and 32nd Streets adjacent to the University of Southern California).

The Frances-Henry Library contains one of the largest Judaica collections in Los Angeles and boasts more than 100,000 bound volumes in its collection. It also houses specialized collections of periodicals, microfilms, and music.

For more information, please call 213/749-3424, ext. 4225.

 

 


Founded in 1875, Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion is North America's leading institution of higher Jewish education and the academic, spiritual, and professional leadership development center of Reform Judaism. HUC-JIR educates men and women for service to North American and world Jewry as rabbis, cantors, educators, and nonprofit management professionals, and offers graduate programs to scholars and clergy of all faiths. With centers of learning in Cincinnati, Jerusalem, Los Angeles, and New York, HUC-JIR's scholarly resources comprise the renowned Klau Library, The Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives, research institutes and centers, and academic publications. In partnership with the Union for Reform Judaism and the Central Conference of American Rabbis, HUC-JIR sustains the Reform Movement's congregations and professional and lay leaders. HUC-JIR's campuses invite the community to cultural and educational programs illuminating Jewish heritage and fostering interfaith and multiethnic understanding. www.huc.edu