library

Chabad demands return of the Schneerson library archives from Russia

Chabad’s approach to Israel’s government is: Don’t give the Russians control over the Jerusalem compound without demanding the return of the Schneerson library archives.

25/07/2022

Tzameret Arnona Community Library: A Jerusalem community asset

“We’ve been told by readers that this is the most organized community library they’ve seen,” said Evelyn Elbogen.

02/07/2022
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Tiny Bible the size of a coin rediscovered in British library

The Bible measures at 50mm. by 35mm. and is so small it can only be read by using a magnifying glass.

London’s Wiener Library is the world’s oldest Holocaust archive. It’s still collecting material.

“These are completely unique documents,” said Toby Simpson, the library’s director.

By JACOB JUDAH/JTA
29/12/2021

Meet the volunteers dedicated to books and their kibbutz library

The women, in their seventies, came to the kibbutz in the 1960s. Just recently, they all pitched in to work on a renovation of the library that took six months and cost over NIS 100,000.

By DIANA BLETTER
20/10/2021

Shelf-help: Librarians are asking how to turn their archives into weapons against antisemitism

CJH, in collaboration with jMUSE, is presenting an all-day conference Sunday

By Julia Gergely/JTA
16/10/2021

National Library documentary film festival returns between August 15-19

Docu.Text, the documentary film festival in Jerusalem of the National Library of Israel, is back live this summer from August 15 to 19 with a slate of thought-provoking literary and cultural films.

Kids program at Israel National Library explores world of magic and myths

Fictional creatures that children will learn about include unicorns, dragons, and sea monsters.

Jerusalem library to be opened as part of city development plan

The library will include thousands of titles available to read and borrow, as well as internet and multimedia access for residents of Jerusalem.

First trilingual street library to open in Jerusalem

The only Jerusalem library in a ‘mixed’ neighborhood may provide another venue for Jewish, Arab co-existence

By TARA KAVALER/THE MEDIA LINE
05/04/2021
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