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Jewish Studies Portal

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¨ Academic Search Premier (ASP)


¨ Index to Jewish Periodicals

¨ Greenfile

¨ Library Sciences

¨ Journal Finder

¨ eBooks

¨ Proquest Jewish Historical Newspapers


¨ Encyclopedia Judaica

¨ Bar Ilan Responsa Project

¨ Dead Sea Scrolls

¨ Lieberman Talmud

¨ Kotar

¨ PowerPoint

¨ Davka  Writer


¨ Academic Search Premier (ASP)


¨ Index to Jewish Periodicals

¨ Greenfile

¨ Library Sciences

¨ Journal Finder

¨ eBooks

¨ Proquest Jewish Historical Newspapers


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Library Catalog

Find books, journals, recorded music, scores, and more! (Open)


ASP (Academic Search Premier)

Academic  Search Premier provides full text articles in a wide range of subjects (HUC, JSP, SSO)



American Theological Library Association provides citations and many full text peer-reviewed articles in the area of Bible and religion. (HUC, JSP, SSO)


Bar Ilan

Bar Ilan Responsa Projects give the full text of Responsa and many other primary texts (Bible, Talmud, etc.) in Hebrew. (HUC,JSP)

Note that there is a free version with limited options.


CCAR Responsa

Searchable full text database of Reform responsa. (Open)



ERIC is sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) of the U.S. Department of Education. (Open)


Historical Newspapers

Search full text American Hebrew & Jewish Messenger, American Israelite, and Jewish Exponent (HUC,JSP,SSO)


IHP (Index to Hebrew Periodicals)

Search Hebrew journals and newspapers. Some full text. (HUC)


IJP (Index to Jewish Periodicals)

Search Jewish journals and magazines. Most are American publications in English. Some full text. (HUC,JSP,SSO)



HUC subscribes to 2 of JSTOR’s many collections: Jewish and Hebrew. (HUC,JSP,SSO)



Scholarly Hebrew e-book collection.(HUC, JSP)


Lieberman Talmud

Search, view, and compare manuscripts of the Talmud and search for secondary literature. .(HUC, JSP)



Produced by the by National Library of Israel, RAMBI gives citations to scholarly articles in many languages in religion, social science and humanities. (Open)