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Resources for Jewish Studies compiled by Jared Ingersoll

Jewish Studies Library, 140 Buttrick Hall

http://www.library.vanderbilt.edu/

Then click on Advance Search; then in “Library” click on VUCenters; then in “Location” click on JStudies; then click on “Search”

New acquisitions to the Jewish Studies catalogue are posted monthly at:

http://libguides.library.vanderbilt.edu/content.php?pid=60768&sid=446684
Vanderbilt Divinity Library Resources for Jewish Studies

http://divinity.library.vanderbilt.edu/bibliographies/judaicafall2002.pdf

The Mary and Harry Zimmerman Judaica Collection (housed in the Divinity
School Library)

http://divinity.library.vanderbilt.edu/collections/judaica.html

Resources for Biblical Studies, the Ancient Near East, and Judaica

http://divinity.library.vanderbilt.edu/areas/biblical.html

The Glatzer Collection and Archives (housed in Special Collections at
the Central Library)

http://divinity.library.vanderbilt.edu/collections/glatzer/

Jewishnet

http://www.jewishnet.net/

Perpetual Jewish/Gregorian Calendar

http://www.jewishyear.com/

Jewish Data Bank (repository of social scientific studies of North American
Jewry)

http://www.jewishdatabank.org

Jewish Encyclopedia

http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com/index.jsp

Jewish Women: A Comprehensive Historical Encyclopedia

http://jwa.org/encyclopedia

Meggido Archeological Dig

http://megiddo.tau.ac.il/index.html

Local, National and International Resources

http://www.jewishnashville.org/page.aspx?ID=3564

Virtual Religion Network

http://virtualreligion.net/vri/judaic.html

Southern Jewish Historical Society

http://www.jewishsouth.org

The Jewish History Resource Center

http://jewishhistory.huji.ac.il/

Association for Jewish Studies

http://www.ajsnet.org/

“New Lives: Coming to America” – Online exhibition featuring the stories of more than 400 Holocaust survivors who emigrated to Georgia.

http://www.thebreman.org/exhibitions/online/newlives/start.php

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VU Connections

Vanderbilt Hillel

www.vanderbilt.edu/hillel

Chabad Student Center at Vanderbilt University

www.chabadvanderbilt.com

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Study Abroad

Vanderbilt Global Education

www.vanderbilt.edu/geo

MASA

www.masaisrael.org/masa/english/

MASA enables young Jews (18 to 30) from around the world to build a lasting relationship with Israel, strengthen their Jewish identity, and gain meaningful and beneficial experiences by participating in a long-term program in Israel.

Study Abroad Programs in Israel

www.israelstudy.net/

The Israel University Consortium (IUC) brings together five major Israeli universities in a partnership to support the thousands of students studying abroad at Israeli universities each year and to collaborate with study-abroad professionals at universities throughout North America.

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Jewish Nashville

Community Organizations

Gordon Jewish Community Center

www.nashvillejcc.org

Jewish Federation of Nashville and Middle Tennessee

www.jewishnashville.org/

Jewish Family Service of Nashville and Middle Tennessee

www.jfsnashville.org/

 

Congregations

Congregation Micah (Reform)

www.congregationmicah.org

Sherith Israel (Orthodox)

www.sherithisrael.com

The Temple (Congregation Ohabai Sholom) (Reform)

www.templenashville.org

West End Synagogue (Conservative)

www.westendsyn.org

Center for Jewish Awareness Chabad

www.nashvillejewish.com/

 

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