Jewish Studies Source

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A Multidisciplinary View into the Study of Jewish Civilization, from Its Historical Origins to the Present

This rich full-text database offers in-depth coverage across multiple areas of study to cover all facets of Judaism. With hundreds of full-text titles and extensive backfile coverage, this collection provides access to leading academic journals within the discipline, as well as monographs, articles from major periodicals and newspapers, and biographies of leading historical and contemporary Jews.

Broad Subject Coverage for Comprehensive Research

Jewish Studies Source offers researchers full-text coverage in a broad range of subject areas, providing a diverse look into the different disciplines of study. With over 400 full-text publications—including more than 140 prominent journals and magazines—this resource contains content covering subject areas that include Archaeology, Anthropology, Area Studies, Ethnic Studies, History, Languages, Philosophy, Political Science, Religious Studies, Women’s Studies and various other fields of related study.

Extensive Full-Text Backfiles

Jewish Studies Source also offers extensive full-text backfiles, with titles that include:
  • KASHRUS back to 1990
  • Contemporary Jewry (formerly Jewish Sociology & Social Research) back to 1974 
  • Western States Jewish History (formerly Western States Jewish Historical Quarterly) back to 1968
  • YIVO Annual of Jewish Social Science back to 1946
In addition, the entire Jewish Telegraphic Agency database is available from 1922 to the present.
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