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A Pentateuch for Pentecost

June 06, 2019

One of the most significant traditional associations with the festival of Shavuot (Pentacost) is the belief that the Torah was given to the Jewish people at
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Counting the Omer

May 22, 2019

Tonight is Lag BaOmer – the thirty-third day of the Omer! In honor of this festive day, we are presenting below a selection of pages from our collection of Omer counting manuscripts.

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Get to Know the Four Sons

April 15, 2019

“K’neged arba banim dibra Torah.”

“The Torah alludes to four children.”

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Klau Library Retirees Honored on Founders' Day

April 04, 2019

This Founders' Day, the Klau Library's recent and impending retirees were honored as part of the day's ceremonies.

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Dr. Edwin Seroussi Lectures at the Cincinnati Klau Library, HUC-JIR

March 28, 2019

Earlier this month, the Klau Library hosted the annual Feld Memorial Lecture in memory of Natalie Feld. This year's lecture was given by Dr.

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Find your Passover Resources

March 20, 2019

Find resources on Passover, the Seder, Passover cooking and more.

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Purim Resources

February 21, 2019

Find resources on Purim, the Scroll of Esther, Esther the Queen, and of course hamentaschen recipes.

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Blacks, Jews, and Jews of Color

February 08, 2019

In honor of Black History Month, the Frances-Henry Library is featuring some books on Black-Jewish relations and on Jews of Color.

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Annual Book Sale

October 30, 2018

The date is set for the LA book sale extravaganza! This year the Frances-Henry library book sale will be held Nov. 27-28. The HUC preview day will be Monday, Nov. 26 at 12:30.

Shop early - shop often! Treasures abound!

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New HUC-JIR Manuscript Website

October 18, 2018

The Library is please to announce the roll-out of a new website featuring the highlights of the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion manuscript collection.

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