Links to Other Libraries and Archives

Link Directory

This page features links to other libraries and archives that support research on Jewish topics, as well as to library portals and directories. The links to the individual institutions are arranged alphabetically by city.

Online German Directories (in English and in German)

Internet Archive

Library Portal

Karlsruhe Virtual Catalog

Arbeitsgemeinschaft jüdische Sammlungen (German only)

Kalliope Union Catalog of personal paper and manuscript collections

Synagogue Internet Archive

Zentrale Datenbank Nachlässe (German only)

Online English Directories

Judaica Libraries and Archives on the Web

Libraries in the USA

Judaica Libraries, Archives, and Research Centers around the world


Also see our link collection: Research Institutions in Europe that offer Jewish Studies (click for more info)


Rosenthaliana Library, Amsterdam University (Bibliotheca Rosenthaliana, Universität Amsterdam)

Ets Haim Library – Livraria Montezinos

International Institute of Social History – The Yiddish Collection

Bad Arolsen

International Tracing Service (ITS)


Academy of Arts Archive (Akademie der Künste)

Archive of the New Synagogue Berlin – Centrum Judaicum Foundation (Centrum Judaicum, Stiftung Neue Synagoge, Gesamtarchiv der deutschen Juden)

"Forced Labor 1939-1945" Interview Archive for Education and Research

Secret State Archives Prussian Cultural Heritage Foundation

The Library of the Jewish Community of Berlin

Landesarchiv Berlin (German only)

Prussian Cultural Heritage State Library (Staatsbibliothek Preußischer Kulturbesitz)

The Visual History Archive at Freie Universität Berlin


Federal Archives (Bundesarchiv)


The Jacob Bader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives


Germania Judaica – Bibliothek zur Geschichte der deutschen Juden (German only)


The German National Library

Frankfurt University Library (Sondersammelgebiet Judentum Stadt- und Universitätsbibliothek Frankfurt am Main)

Jewish Nursing History - Biographies and Institutions in Frankfurt am Main (Dokumentationsstelle Pflege/Hilde-Steppe-Archiv an der Bibliothek und dem Fachbereich Soziale Arbeit und Gesundheit der FH Frankfurt am Main)


The Workshop of Memory: Oral History Archive (Werkstatt der Erinnerung (WdE), Oral-History-Archiv der Forschungsstelle für Zeitgeschichte in Hamburg)


Zentralarchiv zur Erforschung der Geschichte der Juden in Deutschland (German only)


Jewish National and University Library

Central Zionist Archives

Central Archives for the History of the Jewish People

Central Database of Shoah Victims' Names, Yad Vashem


The Anne-Frank-Shoah-Library, The German National Library (Anne-Frank-Shoah-Bibliothek, Deutsche Nationalbibliothek)


The National Archives

The Rothschild Archive

Wiener Library

Los Angeles

Visual History Archive of the USC Shoah Foundation


The German Literature Archive (Deutsches Literaturarchiv)

New York

American Jewish Historical Society

Leo Baeck Institute

Center for Jewish History

YIVO Institute for Jewish Research

The Jewish Theological Seminary (JTS) Library


The AIU's Archives (Alliance Israélite Universelle)

Paris Yiddish Center—Medem Library (Bibliothèque Medem)

Shoah Memorial, Online (Catalog Centre de documentation juive contemporaine – Mémorial de la Shoah)


The Brandenburg Main State Archive (Brandenburgisches Landeshauptarchiv)

Tel Aviv

Tel Aviv University, Elias Sourasky Central Library, Wiener Collection


The Simon Wiesenthal Archive (Dokumentationszentrum des Bundes Jüdischer Verfolgter des Naziregimes – Simon Wiesenthal Archiv)

JMW collection of the Jewish Community of Vienna (Bibliothek des Jüdischen Museums, enthält u. a. die Bibliothek der Israelitischen Kultusgemeinde)


Jewish Historical Institute (Jüdisches Historisches Institut)


Bibliothek der Israelitischen Cultusgemeinde (German only)

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