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The Jewish Calendar and the Zodiac

January 02, 2020

Happy 2020!

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Parashat Vayeishev

December 19, 2019

MS 1.3 – Germany, 14th century

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A Hanukah Liturgy From Yemen

December 10, 2019

Ms. Acc. 199

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Daniel Boyarin Teaches Talmud

November 25, 2019

This November, the HUC-JIR Community was privileged to host Dr. Daniel Boyarin for the Annual Feld Memorial Lecture at the Klau Library in Cincinnati.

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Kitab Teme'ah : Book of Impurity

October 28, 2019

This small manuscript contains laws of ritual purity especially in the conte

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Comics Without Jews?? Nothing Much to Talk About

September 25, 2019

Bill Love, a comic book expert and reviewer, joined us at the Klau Library for a double session on the impact of Jews on the comic book industry. His talk was titled "Comics Without Jews?

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Avner Moriah - New at the Klau NY

September 23, 2019

Earlier this month, Sheila and Bill Lambert donated a meaningful and wondrous set of the five books of Moses, in memory of Rabbi Aaron Panken, Ph.D., z”l, HUC-JIR Past President (2014-2018), and Rabbi Dr.

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Annual Association of Jewish Libraries Conference in LA

July 17, 2019

The Association of Jewish Libraries had their 54th annual conference in Woodland Hills, CA north of LA

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The Borscht Belt: Jews on Vacation

July 02, 2019

New at the Klau Library in Cincinnati is our very summer-appropriate exhibit titled "The Borsht Belt: Jews on Vacation." This exhibit highlights a unique slice of American Jewish history, when the upwardly mobile Jews began leaving in droves from

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Rabbi Richard N. Levy z.l.

June 24, 2019

The Frances-Henry Library joins HUC-JIR and the greater community in mourning the loss of Rabbi Richard Levy.

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