||Worldwide Hebraica and Judaica booksellers and Internet resources
Compiled by Roger Shlomo Harris © 1994-2013
- Advanced Book Exchange
- Second-hand bookdealers worldwide.
- American Jewish Press Association
Source: Maven, 5 May 1999
- Ancient Hebrew Poetry
- Not a shop. May provide useful insights into biblical interpretation.
- Andrea's Jewish Books - Passover books
- Antiquariaat Lilien
- Jekerstraat 17 ab, 6211 NR Maastricht, Netherlands.
Telephone: +31 (0)43 3252242
- Artscroll / Mesorah Publications
- Telephone: +1 718-921 9000, 1-800-MESORAH.
Facsimile: +1 718-680 1875.
Publishes high-quality books on every facet of Jewish life and learning.
- Association of American University Presses
- Combined Online Catalogue Project.
- Association of Jewish Book Publishers
- Extensive list of U.S.A. links.
- Association of Jewish Libraries, The
- Web: http://www.jewishlibraries.org/
Hasafran mailing list (this is a free e-mail list):
- Baranovich Judaica Auctions (Yeshiva Ahavas Torah Baranovich)
- Contact details for several countries: www.baranovich.org/contact.htm
Comment: auctioneers of fine and antiquarian Hebraica and Judaica.
- Barry's Bookshop
- Dublin, Eire.
Telephone: +353 (0)1493 4211
- Beginner's Yiddish Dictionary
- There are 300+ words in the [on-line] dictionary.
Source: MavenSearch.com Newsletter
- Behrman House Books
- Behrman House, 235 Watchung Avenue, West Orange, NJ 07052, U.S.A.
Telephone: 0800-221 2755, +1 973-669 0447
Facsimile: +1 973 669 9769
- Beinkinstadt, M.
- Cape Town, South Africa.
Telephone: +27 (0)21-461 2431.
Books, religious articles.
This bookshop, founded by Moshe Beinkinstadt in 1903, closed its doors for the last time in 2008.
A haggadah printed by M. Beinkinstadt Press in Cape Town in 1929
was offered at auction in New York in June 1999. On the title page
bottom margin are the words 'Made in Austria.'
- Beth Habad
- Geneva, Switzerland.
Telephone: +41 (0)22-736 3682
- 50, Rue Curial, 75019 Paris, France.
Telephone: +33 (0)1 40 05 98 55. Facsimile: +33 (0)1 40 05 97 26
- Paris, France.
Telephone: +33 (0)1 4887 8220
- Biblioteca Judaica (L.B. Publishing Co.)
- P.O. Box 32056, Jerusalem 91000, Israel.
Telephone/facsimile: +972 2 5664637
- Birchonim, Israel
- Birchat Hamazon Cards, Festivals Cards, Festivals Booklets, Zmiros Books, Prayer Books for Mincha & Ma'ariv, Megillot, Hagadadot, Kiddushim.
- Blair's Book Service, 2503 Springpark Way, Richardson, TX 75082, U.S.A.
- BBS: +1 703 459-5898 (8N1).
Books on genealogy, family history, local history, CD-ROMs, software.
Source: Bob Blair, via Usenet:soc.genealogy.jewish
- Blue Flower Press-Jewish Books
- W W W: http://libertynet.org/~flower/
- Blue And White Books
- Telephone: 972-3-518 1703
Facsimile: 972-3-518 1703
Comment: This online bookshop focuses on modern Hebrew literature in
translation, Jewish books, Israeli books and Holy Land books.
- Boekhandel Joachimsthal [Ceased trading in about 2004.]
- Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Telephone: +31 (0)4420 762
- Book Boutique
- Address: 190 Dizengoff Street, Tel Aviv, Israel.
In the arcade between Ben Gurion and Arlozorov.
Telephone: 972-3-527 4527
English second-hand book exchange in Tel Aviv.
- Book-finder services
- The Book Gallery Old and Rare Books
- 6 Schatz Street, P.O.B 71041, Jerusalem 91710, Israel.
Comment: 100,000+ books, extensive index of categories.
- Books International
- 18 Ruth Street, P.O. Box 1331, Efrat 90435, Israel.
Yiddish, Eastern-European Jewry.
- Web: http://www.books-israel.com/
- Books on Jewish Subjects written by Prof. Samuel Heilman
- Web: http://www.soc.qc.edu/Staff/heilman/
- Books & Periodicals Agency
- Address: B-1, Inder Puri, New Delhi - 110012, India.
- Address: 11 Waffenplatzstrasse, 8002 Zurich, Switzerland.
Telephone: +41 (44) 20 111 20
Facsimile: +41 (44) 20 131 20
Hours: Monday - Thursday: 8am - 7pm; Friday: 8am - 2pm
Comment: Modern Judaica shop, international shipping, kosher café with bagels, soups and pastry
- B'Or Ha'Torah - Journal of science, art and modern life in the light of the Torah.
- Web: http://www.borhatorah.org/
English-language Torah & Science journal for wondering Jews, scientists, artists, teachers,
and students. Includes humanities, art, fiction, poetry, fine Judaica and photography.
Source: Maven, 25 May 1999
- 1.. JBI International (formerly The Jewish Braille Institute of America)
- 4813 Minnetonka Boulevard, St. Louis Park, MN 55416, U.S.A.
Telephone: +1 952-926 2011
Toll-free: +1 877-827 7323
Facsimile: +1 952-926 9824
- Broder's Rare & Used Books
- 205 Columbia Boulevard, Waterbury, CT 06710, U.S.A.
On-line catalogues of Jewish books covering every aspect of Jewish Life.
- Bubbe's Bookshelf,
- P.O. Box 1455, Vienna, Va. 22183, U.S.A.
Telephone / Facsimile: +1 (703) 255-7028.
Specialists in filling want-lists for used, old and out-of-print
Jewish History, Fiction/Literature, Holocaust, and Israel.
Catalogue available on-line in .doc or .txt format.
- Buchhandlung V. Goldschmidt
- Basel, Switzerland.
Telephone: +41 (0)61-261 6191
- Cardozo Jewish books
- Web: http://www.jcn18.com/newstand/BookReview/index.htm
- Center of Antique Judaica
- 26 Koritz Way, Spring Valley, New York, NY 10977, U.S.A.
Rare Hebrew books. House calls in New York and New Jersey.
- Chabad Bookshop
- 10 Hollandstrasse, Vienna, 1020, Austria.
Telephone: +43 (0)1-216 2924
- Chabad of Munich
- Munich, Germany.
Telephone: +49 (0)89 470 6355
- Chai Bookshop
- 40 Praterstrasse, Vienna, 1020, Austria.
Telephone/facsimile: +43 (0)1-216 4621
- Chasidus - Min Hamaayan
- Manhattan, New York, U.S.A.
Hebrew and English titles. Jewish-interest, religous, rabbinic dynasties, secular books.
- Cohen, Y.C.
- Antwerp, Belgium.
Telephone: +32 (0)3-230 7581.
- 121 rue du Brabant, Brussels, Belgium.
Telephone: (0)2-217 2620.
- Dan Wyman Books, LLC
- Specialists in used and out-of-print Jewish, Holocaust, Judaica, Rabbinics & radical imprints in all languages.
Browsing by Appointment
Address: 1250 Metropolitan Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11237, U.S.A.
Telephone: +1 (718) 963 0410
Catalogues: Receive e-catalogues
- Davar Lulav
- Milan, Italy.
Telephone: +39 (0)2 48300 051
- Davidson (Michael) Early Hebrew Printing Homepage
- See Michael Davidson Early Hebrew Printing Homepage, below.
- Dwelling Place Publishing
- 383 Kingston Avenue, Suite #22, Brooklyn, NY 11213, U.S.A.
Telephone: +1-866-Dwell-PL (393-5575), +1 718 493-5141
- Starrcraft E-Book Creations - Electronic E-books by Dr. Joyce Starr on Jewish and Israeli Themes.
- Editions Raphael - French publisher of Jewish books
Translates Artscroll into French.
Source: Maven Announce, 26 April 1999
- Editions L'Arche du Livre
- 8 Rue de Mazagran - 13001 Marseilles, France.
Telephone: +33 (0) 4 91 48 08 80
Facsimile: +33 (0) 4 91 47 56 97
- Editions du Sceptre
- Paris, France.
Telephone: +33 (0)14770 5900
- Editions Verdier
- 11220 Lagrasse, France.
- Flatbush and Manhattan, New York, U.S.A.
Telephone: 888-EICHLERS (+1-888-342-4537)
- EJPS, see European Jewish Publication Society below.
- EKS Publishing Company
- Specialists in books and auxiliary learning aids for mastering Classical Hebrew.
322 Castro Street, Oakland, California 94607-3028, U.S.A.
Telephone: Toll Free: +1 (877) 7-HEBREW, (877) 743-2739
Telephone: Phone: +1 (510) 251-9100
Facsimile: +1 (510) 251-9102
- En Gedi Books
- P.O. Box 42, Zichron Ya'akov, 30950, Israel.
- Encyclopedia Judaica on CD ROM, CN Review of the.
- Web: http://www.jcn18.com/newstand/bookreview/ej.htm
- E.R.V. Publishers,
- Rehov Sheshet Hayamim 34, Jerusalem 97304, Israel.
Telephone / Facsimile: +972-2-581-2831.
- Evelyn Pearl Books
- Address: New York NY, U.S.A.
Telephone: +1 212-877-1704
Facsimile: +1 212-787-3466
Specialities: Holocaust, Judaica. Catalogues provided.
- European Jewish Publication Society (EJPS)
- Telephone: +44 (0)20-7333 8111
Facsimile: +44 (0)20-7333 0660
- Feldheim Publishers
- Web: http://www.feldheim.com
- Forverts, Der, Yiddish Forward newspaper
- Web: http://www.forward.com/yiddish
Source: YiddishNet. Editor: Reyzl Kalifowicz-Waletzky firstname.lastname@example.org
- Fraenckel, Andre
- 19 rue Marechal Foch, Strasbourg, 67000, France.
Telephone: 03 88 36 38 39
- Frank's Bookshop
- Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.A.
- Genealogy Unlimited Book Suppliers
- P.O. Box 537, Orem, UT 84059-0537, U.S.A.
Telephone: 0800-666 4363
Genealogical books, and forms. Historical, topographic and modern
European maps. Archival supplies.
Source: Rod Schiffman, email@example.com, via Usenet:soc.genealogy.jewish,
3 Jan 1996.
- Geniza Society, Israel
- The Geniza Society collects and distributes used tashmishel kedusha
and seforim in good condition to yeshivas and libraries.
Telephone: +972 (0)2-651 3741.
- Gold's World of Judaica
- 3-13 William Street, Balaclava 3183, Victoria, Australia.
Telephone: +61 (3) 9527 8775
Facsimile: +61 (3) 9527 6434
- Hamakor Judaica, Inc.
- P.O. Box 48836, Niles, IL 60714, U.S.A.
Telephone: +1-847-966-4040, 1-800-476-2388
E-mail: via web-site - click on "Customer Services" button.
COMMENT: General Hebraica and Judaica shop with a book section. The web-site contains an "Observances" page which in March 2005 dealt at some length with aspects of Purim.
- Hamifgash Judaica
- Vienna, Austria
Telephone: +43 (0)1-216 2924
- Harduf Hebrew Books, 11 Plum Treeway, Willowdale, Ontario,
- Canada M2R 3JI.
Publishers of Yiddish dictionaries, hand-produced Tanach, dictionaries
of names occuring in the Bible, Rabbinic literature, Hebrew literature,
- Harwood Academic Publishers
- E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Comment: See Social Sciences and Humanities.
- Hasafran mailing list
- See Association of Jewish Librairies, above.
- Hasifria - Children's gifts with a Jewish twist
- Proprietors: Maxine & Ronn Bechler, Australia
Telephone: +61-3 9596 3900
Facsimile: +61-3 9596 3911
Mobile phone: +61-412 297 072
Items offered include children's dvds, cds, books in English & Hebrew; items to promote learning Hebrew; enjoying Israeli culture and celebrating Jewish heritage.
- Hassan, G.
Telephone: +350 (0)74929
- Hebraica Bookstore
- Address: Apartado de Correos 19104, 28080 Madrid, Spain.
Telephone: +34 (0)91 3 509 710
Some Ladino titles.
- Hebrew Books on-line
- Out-of-print and rare books and journals in PDF format.
- Hebrew books and manuscripts in the Leiden University Library
- Web: http://www.leidenuniv.nl/pun/ubhtm/ubor/heb-syr.htm
- HebrewVisions.org, sponsored by JBI International, is a free service dedicated to making Hebrew texts accessible to Braille users. Many texts and books have been preformatted, and can be downloaded in Braille format to be sent to an embosser. There is also a translation program, which allows users to convert Hebrew text to Braille for embossing or reading on a Braille display.
SOURCE: MavenSearch, 7 December 2004
- Henchek & Associates,
- See Research Communications Foundation, below.
- Hochauser, J.
- Antwerp, Belgium.
Telephone: +32 (0)3-239 6087.
- Henry Hollander, Bookseller, San Francisco, USA.
- Web: http://www.hollanderbooks.com/
An antiquarian and scholarly bookstore and search service specializing
in Judaica, selling quality used books through on-line catalogues and
at their San Francisco shop.
- Hungarian language books on Jewry
- Web: ÚJ KÉKSZALAG Könyvkiadó: http://ujkekszalag.com/
No longer in business, 7 February 2010
- Ideal Book Store [established 1931]
- 622 Route 10, Suite 3, Whippany, NJ 07981, U.S.A.
Facsimile: +1 (973) 585-7173
Specialities: Judaica, Hebraica, and Holocaust Studies, scholarly In-Print and Out-of-Print Judaic, Hebraic and Holocaust Studies books.
Books in Hebrew, English, German, French, and other languages.
- Infomedia Judaica
- 19785 West 12 Mile Road, Suite 521, Southfield, MI 48076-2584, U.S.A.
Telephone: +1 248-354 6415. Orders (USA): 0800-303 3365.
Facsimile: +1 248-352 2665.
Distributors and dealers in Judaic software, books and video.
- Institute of Microfilmed Hebrew Manuscripts, The
- at the Jewish National and University Library
Address: POB 34165 Jerusalem, 91341, Israel.
The Institute of Microfilmed Hebrew Manuscripts (IMHM) has undertaken the task of collecting microfilm copies of all Hebrew manuscripts extant in public and private collections. Over 60,000 reels, representing more than 90% of known Hebrew manuscripts are available for the use of scholars and interested laymen.
- Israelowitz Publishing Co.
- P.O. Box 228, Brooklyn, NY 11229, U.S.A.
Tel/fax: +1 (718) 951-7072
Jewish-interest books, lectures and guided tours of Jewish New York.
- Antiquarian and rare Hebraica and Judaica books.
- E-mail: email@example.com
Candles, old and modern Hanukkia, multi-language bibles, Mezuzot.
- Jarden Jewish Bookshop
- Krakow, Poland.
Books, music, posters.
- Jason Aronson Publishing
- Web: http://www.aronson.com/
Over 500 Jewish-interest books.
- JBI International formerly Jewish Braille Institute of America
- An affiliate library of the Library of Congress.
Haggadot,Bibles,Yizkor Service in Large Print. Orthodox, Conservative, Reform prayerbooks on tape. Provides Hebrew Braille services through its associate HebrewVisions.org.
- Jerusalem Books, Ltd.,
- P.O.B. 26190, Jerusalem 91261, Israel.
Hebrew and English titles published in Israel.
Tel/fax: +972-2-643-3580 .
- Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs
- Web: http://www.jcpa.org/
Browse through more than 600 titles from the literature of Jewish Public
- Jerusalem Haggadah - Aryeh Editions
- Web: http://www.webstazy.com/haggada/
- Jewish Bible Association / Jewish Bible Quarterly
- Web: http://www.jewishbible.org/
- Jewish Bible Quarterly
- See Jewish Bible Association , above.
- Jewish Book Favorites
- Features favorite Jewish books for children and teens with sample chapters and stories online. (All books link to a sample chapter or story.)
- Jewish Bookshop, Krakow, Poland see Jarden Jewish Bookshop, above.
- Jewish bookstores in New York which stock old religious books:
- This list was published on Usenet:soc.genealogy.jewish
by Stu Einbinder (firstname.lastname@example.org), 28 February 1995.
Art Scroll Printing, 27 West 24th St., New York, NY. (212) 929-2413.
Bais Hasefer Bookstore, 169A Ross Brooklyn, NY. (718) 963-1234.
Grunfeld Hebrew Book Store, 4624 16th Ave., Brooklyn, NY. (718) 871-8885.
Hect's Hebrew Books, 1265 Coney Island Ave., Brooklyn, NY. (718) 258-9696.
Jerusalem Bookstore, 175 Division St., Brooklyn, NY. (718) 387-7971.
Judaica Emporium, 3070 Broadway, New York, NY. (212) 662-7000.
Levine Jewish Books, 5 West 30th St., New York, NY. (212) 695-6888.
Lishkas Hasofer Bookstore, 5114 12th Ave., Brooklyn, NY. (718) 972-2691.
Merkos Publications, 291 Kingston Ave., Brooklyn, NY. (718) 778-0226.
Moznaim Publishing, 4304 12th Ave., Brooklyn, NY. (718) 853-0525.
Soncino Press Ltd, 123 Ditmas Ave., Brooklyn, NY. (718) 972-6200.
Torah Umesorah Publications, 5723 18th Ave., Brooklyn, NY. (718) 259-1223.
- Jewish Communication Network
- Web: http://www.jcn18.com
- Jewish Communities of the World
- Web: http://www.virtual.co.il/communities/wjcbook/index.htm
The Institute of the World Jewish Congress in collaboration with Virtual
Jerusalem presents a close-up look at Jewish life in 120 countries
around the world.
- Jewish Heritage Society, 1/14-3-12, Novocheremushkinskaya Ul.,
- Moscow 117449, Russia.
Founded in 1989, the JHS is an independent scholarly institution for
the development and coordination of research in history and culture of
the Jewish people in the Russian Empire and the USSR, and for
documenting the Jewish historical legacy.
- Jewish Languages (1)
- A kind friend obtained for me a copy of Jewish Languages - Theme and Variations (ISBN: 0-91593-801-4) in a charity shop. It was edited by Herbert Paper and it comprised the proceedings of a conference on Jewish languages held at The University of Michigan and New York University in March-April 1975.
The topics were:
The historical periods of the Hebrew language, by Joshua Blau
Aramaic and its dialects, by Jonas Greenfield
Yiddish, by Marvin Herzog
Judeo-Romance Languages by George Jochnowitz
Ladino language and literature, by Denah Lida
Judeo-Persian, by Herbert Paper
Mediaeval Judeo-Arabic, by Joshua Blau
The languages of Palestine, by Jonas Greenfield
- Jewish Languages (2)
- Jewish Language Research Website: http://www.jewish-languages.org/
Around the world, wherever Jews have lived, they have spoken somewhat differently from the non-Jews around them. Their languages have differed by as little as a few Hebrew words or as much as a highly variant grammar. There has been a good deal of research on a number of Jewish languages, including Yiddish, Judeo-Spanish, Judeo-Arabic, Judeo-Italian, Jewish English, and Jewish Neo-Aramaic.
This website displays some of this research and the scholars who create it.
- Jewish Lights Publishing, P.O. Box 237, Woodstock, VT 05091, U.S.A.
- Web: http://www.jewishlights.com/
- Jewish Quarterly
- E-mail: email@example.com
- Jewish Sci-Tech Books
- Books about Jewish scientists and technologists and their theories, discoveries and applications in all ages.
- Jewish Telegraph Online
- Jewish Telegraph Group of Newspapers
Address: Telegraph House, 11 Park Hill, Bury Old Road,
Prestwich, Manchester, M25 0HH, U.K.
Telephone: +44 (0)161-740 9321
Facsimile: +44 (0)161-740 9325
British regional Jewish newspaper with separate editions for
Glasgow, Leeds, Liverpool and Manchester.
Source: Alex Harris, posted on uk.religion.jewish, 3 January 2000.
- Hamakor Judaica, Inc. trading as JewishSource.com
- Jonathan David Publishers / Judaica Book Guide
- Web: http://www.JonathanDavidOnline.com/
Publishers of popular Judaica. Mail-order catalogue featuring books
of all publishers at discounted prices.
- Judaica Antiques
- Dealers in antique Judaica items, including sacred books and manuscripts. Also menorahs, Hanuka lamps, candlesticks, spice containers, scrolls, kiddush cups, etrog cases, marriage certificates, paintings, torah accessories such as crowns, finials, covers, mantles, pointers and shields.
- Judaica Archival Project
- Rabbinics and rare Hebraica on microfiche, CR-ROM and photocopies
from the Jewish National Library at Hebrew University.
Address: P.O. Box 43267, Jerusalem 91431, Israel.
Telephone: +972-2-658 6314
Facsimile: +972-2-643 0719
- Judaica Book and Gift Store, Toronto, Canada.
- E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Judaica House
- Address: P.O. Box 10217, Dominion Road, Mount Eden, Auckland 1003 New Zealand.
Telephone: +64 9 815 0441
Facsimile: +64 9 815 0319
- Kar-Ben Publishing
- Address: 241 First Ave. No., Minneapolis, MN 55401, U.S.A.
Telephone: +1-800-4KARBEN (+1-800-452-7236)
Catalogue comprises Activity Books, Bible, Calendars, Fall Holiday Services, Folktales, General Jewish Interest, Hanukkah, High Holidays, Infant & Preschool, Israel. Mitzvahs, Passover, Sets, Shabbat, Sukkot & Simchat Torah, Tu B'Shevat & Purim.
- Karaite Judaica and Books
- Gan Eiden
- Kedem Auctions
- 20 Beit Ha-Defus Street, Jerusalem, 95483 Israel.
- Kestenbaum & Co., 242 West 30th Street, 12th floor, New York, NY 10001, U.S.A.
- Telephone: +1 (212) 366 1197.
Facsimile: +1 (212) 366 1368.
Auctioneers of rare Hebraica and Judaica books, manuscripts, vintage kosher wines.
- Kidmat Eden
- Rare books and music
WWW (faulty: 23 Jan 2000): http://members.tripod.com/~wtalw/index.html
Source: Maven, 30 Nov 1998
- Kiepert KG
- Berlin, Germany.
Telephone: +49 (0)30 311 88166
- Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller
- P.O. Box 829, Santa Monica, CA 90406, U.S.A.
Telephone: +1 818 920-9968
Facsimile: +1 818 920-9978
- Kollel Bookshop,
- Shop 8a, Norwood Hypermarket, Grant Avenue, Norwood, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa.
Telephone: +27 (0)11-728 1822
- See Uri Kolodni Bookbinding & Restoration, below.
- KTAV Publishing House, Inc., U.S.A.
- 926 Newark Avenue, PO Box 6249, Jersey City, NJ 07306, U.S.A.
Telephone: +1 201-963 9524
Facsimile: +1 201-963-0102
- K'tav Rashi
- Address: P.O. Box 31013, Jerusalem, Israel.
Learn to write Rashi script.
- An article under the heading "Ladino - A Lost Language?" written by
Dr Jay Levinson and published in the Jewish Tribune newspaper (London, U.K.,
16 October 1998, page 9) refers to the Institute of Ladino, Ma'ale Adumim,
Israel. The Director is Avner Peretz.
Other topics mentioned by Dr Levinson include ...
- After the expulsion from Spain in 1492 CE, the name Ladino, a corruption of the word "Latin," was used in the Balkans and Turkey, to distinguish it from Turkish. In Tangier and Tetuan in Spanish Morocco, it was called Haquitiya.
- Books include "Me'am Lo'ez" and "Sefer Shemos" (part 1), by Rabbi Yaakov Culi, Constantinople, 1730CE. Sefer Shemos has been translated into Judeo-Arabic. The Library contains over 300 volumes.
- Ha-Shofar, a Zionist newspaper written in Ladino and published in Bulgaria at the beginning of the twentieth century CE.
- There are between 50,000 and 80,000 people in Israel who have some knowledge of Ladino. The number of Ladino speakers is far fewer.
- Israel Radio broadcasts in Ladino.
- Aki Yerushalayim is a Ladino journal published three times a year.
- Ladino dictionary:
Ladino-English English-Ladino Concise Encyclopedic Dictionary.
Authors: Dr E. Kohen and Dalia Kohen-Gordon.
ISBN: 0-7818 0658 5.
Publisher: Hippocrene Books Inc, 2000.
Price: GBP 12.50.
- Ladino Haggadot
- Lehrhaus Judaica, California, U.S.A.
- Telephone: +1 (510) 845 6420
- Levine Books & Judaica
- 5 West 30th Street, New York, NY 10001-4421, U.S.A.
Telephone: 1 800-5-JEWISH
Telephone: +1 212-643 1044
Facsimile: +1 212-695 6888
- Librarian's Lobby
- Columns on Jewish books, libraries and related topics by an expert librarian.
Originally written for the Chicago Rabbinical Council.
- Librairie du Cedrat
- Strasbourg, France.
Telephone: +33 (0)38859 3237
- Librairie Colbo
- Paris, France.
Telephone: +33 (0)14770 2181
- Librairie Maor
- Paris, France.
Telephone: +33 (0)14035 5679
- Librairie Siloe Jouarnaud
- 19, Rue de la Trinité, 31000 - Toulouse, France.
Telephone: +33 (0) 5 61 14 74 41 - Religious books
Telephone: +33 (0) 5 61 14 74 44 - main switchboard
Facsimile: +33 (0) 5 61 14 74 49
- Librairie du Temple
- Paris, France.
Telephone: +33 (0)14272 3800
- Libraria Menorah
- Rome, Italy.
Telephone: +39 (0)6 687 9297
- Literatur Zum Judentum
- Berlin, Germany.
Telephone: +49 (0)30 882 4250
- Literatur Zum Judentum [see Literaturhandlung]
- Munich, Germany.
Telephone: +49 (0)89 280 0135
- Literaturhandlung, Fuerstenstrasse 17, D-80333 Muenchen, Germany.
- Telephone: +49 089 28 00 135.
Facsimile: +49 089 28 16 01.
Suppliers of Jewish literature, books, newspaper, magazines.
Source: M. Bezold-Chatwin, Bezold-Chatwin@LRZ-Muenchen.DE,
via Usenet:soc.culture.jewish, 7 Sep 1995.
- Livraria Sęfer
- Alameda Barros, 893-CEP 01232-001, Săo Paulo, Brasil.
Telephone: (11) 3826-1366
Facsimile: (11) 3826-4508
- London Jewish News,
- 50 Colindeep Lane, Colindale, London NW9 6HB, U.K.
Telephone: +44 (0)20-8358 6520
Facsimile: +44 (0)20-8205 9121
LJN is a weekly free newspaper. It includes pages of news in
Israeli Hebrew. Includes a page under the title of the now
defunct 'New Moon' magazine. See 'New Moon' below.
- London School of Jewish Studies library
- Schaller House, Albert Road, London NW4 2SJ, U.K.
Telephone: +44 (0)20-8203 6427
Facsimile: +44 (0)20-8203 6420
The library is open to the public for research purposes.
- Lone Star Judaica
- Dallas, Texas, U.S.A.
SOURCE: MavenSearch, 7 Dec 2004
- See Rubin Mass, below.
- Medem-Bibliotek is the largest library and archive of Yiddish books
- and material in Europe. It has many major collections including a
substantial Bund and Jewish labor archive.
Source: Gilles Rozier, via YiddishNet (editor: Reyzl Kalifowicz-Waletzky,
email@example.com), 4 Nov 1996.
- Menczer, J.
- 40 Simonstraat, Antwerp, Belgium.
Telephone: +32 (0)3-232 3026.
- Mendele Yiddish e-mail newsletter
- This is a 'several-issues per week' e-mail newsletter about various aspects
of the Yiddish language and literature. It is edited by Leonard Prager,
Contributions are in Yiddish and English.
Submit postings to firstname.lastname@example.org
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- Menorah Booksellers
- 12 Ave. J. Voldens, Brussels, 1060, Belgium.
Telephone: (0)2-537 5073.
Stocks a wide range of religious items.
- Mercaz Hasefer (Kohn)
- Antwerp, Belgium.
Telephone: +32 (0)3-218 5132.
- Mesorah Mafitzim - J. Grossman
- Rechov Harav Uziel 117, Jerusalem, Israel.
- Mesorah Publications, 4401 Second Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11232, U.S.A.
- See also Artscroll / Mesorah Publications. , above.
- Michael Davidson Early Hebrew Printing Homepage
- Web: http://www.uottawa.ca/~weinberg/hebraica.htm
Virtual guide to the great Jewish libraries and rare book collections
- Miller Publishing
- 8 Habakuk Street, Jerusalem, Israel.
Telephone: (0)2 537 3898.
Source: Hamodia, 10 Sep 1999, page 11.
- Mivchar Hasefer
- 5102 18th Avenue, Brooklyn, New York, NY 11204, U.S.A.
Telephone: +1 (718) 437 4753, toll-free: 1-888-290-0409.
Facsimile: +1 (718) 437 7091.
Source: Hamodia, 21 May 1999, page 6.
- Morrison (David) Books, 1420 SE 37th Avenue, Portland, OR 97214, USA.
- Telephone / Facsimile: +1 503-233 5868.
Used & Rare Books.
Source: Usenet: soc.culture.jewish. 20 Mar 1996.
- Mount Zion Books (Sifrei Har Tzion)
- Web: http://www.zionbooks.com/
Large selection of Jewish secular and religious books, tapes, videos,
PC programs, and religious articles in various languages.
- MyJewishBooks.com see Sefer Safari, below.
- National Library of Canada - Jacob M. Lowy Collection
- Web: http://www.nlc-bnc.ca/services/elowy.htm
Consists of old and rare Hebraica and Judaica comprising 3000 printed
books from the 15th to the 20th century.
- National Yiddish Book Center, 48 Woodbridge Street, South Hadley, MA 01075,
Hours: Sunday - Friday, 10am - 3:30pm
Telephone: +1 (413) 535 1303, 266 4900.
Facsimile: +1 (413) 535 1007, 256 4700.
Book Annex: Telephone: (USA only) (0800) 783-9272.
- Neumann's Seforim
- Zurich, Switzerland.
Telephone: +41 (0)1-242 6925
- NIW - Dutch Jewish Weekly, Rapenburgerstraat 109, 1011 VL Amsterdam,
- The Netherlands.
- On-line books
Transliterated Siddur [Not working, 1 Feb 2004]
- Pearl (Evelyn) Books, New York NY, U.S.A.
- Peeters - Leuven
- International bookseller and publisher in humanities including the field of Jewish studies; Revue des etudes Juives, Studia Rosenthaliana.
Bondgenotenlaan 153, B-3000 Leuven - Belgium.
Telephone: +32-(0)16/23 51 70
Facsimile: +32-(0)16/22 85 00
Peeters - France
52, Boulevard Saint-Michel, F-75006 Paris, France.
Telephone: +33-1-40 51 89 20
Facsimile: +33-1-40 51 81 05
Peeters - U.S.A.
- Pinsker's Bookstore, 2028 Murray Avenue, Pittsburg PA, U.S.A.
- Telephone: +1 800-JUDAISM, +1 800-583-2476, +1 412-421-3033.
Facsimile: +1 412-421-6103.
- Pitspopany Press, Suite 912, 34 Ben Yehuda Street, Jerusalem,
- Israel 94230. Publisher: Yaacov Peterseil.
Telephone: +972 2 623 3507/8.
Facsimile (Israel): +972 2 623 3510.
Facsimile (USA): +1 (212) 472 6253.
- Plenum Publishing Co.
- Telephone: +44 (0)20-7264 1910
Facsimile: +44 (0)20-7264 1919
- Polo Publishing
- Telephone: +44 (0)20-8783 1903
- Pomerantz, M., Bookseller
- Shmuel HaNagid 4, Downtown, Jerusalem, Israel.
- Purim book (in Russian)
- WWW http://machanaim.co.il
- Rabbi Moshe Morgan's Home Page
- Web: http://www.geocities.com/Athens/5812/
Torah, Parsha hashavuah, Halacha, Talmud Books by Rabbi Morgan.
- Research Communications Foundation, an educational charity registered
- in England. It publishes Judaica through its subsidiary, Science Reviews Ltd.
A leaflet may be obtained from Symposium Press in England or Henchek &
Associates in the U.S.A.
Symposium Press, 41-43 Green Lane, Northwood, Middlesex HA6 3AE, U.K.
Facsimile: +44 (0)1923 825 066. Leaflet.
Henchek & Associates, 68 East Wacker Place, Suite 800, Chicago,
IL 60601, U.S.A.
Facsimile: +1 (312) 913 1404. Leaflet.
- Rubin Mass Ltd., P.O.Box 990, Jerusalem 91009, Israel.
- Telephone: +972-2-627 7863.
Facsimile: +972-2-627 7864.
Publishers, booksellers, exporters of all Israeli books and periodicals.
- Russian Press Service, Inc., 1805 Crain St., Evanston, IL 60202, USA.
- Telephone: +1 (847) 491-9851.
Facsimile: +1 (847) 491-0163.
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org (J.Bushnell)
Jewish-interest Russian / Ukraine / Belarus book distributor).
Source: YiddishNet (email@example.com)
- Russian translations of Jewish books
- Misha Cherniak bookseller
Telephone: +972-3-565 8782, +972-9-792 9062 (Israel)
- Samech Boeken
- Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Telephone: +31 (0)6421 424
- Saul Brodsky Jewish Community Library
- St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.A.
More than 22,000 volumes as well as periodicals and audio and video material.
- Schoen Books
- 7 Sugarloaf Street, South Deerfield, Massachusetts, MA 01373, U.S.A.
Telephone: +1 (413) 665-0066
Specialities: out of print Judaica, Shoah/Holocaust (in English, French, German and Hebrew), history, World War II, social sciences, psychoanalysis and scholarly books in general.
- Schwartz Judaica Booksellers [antiquarian]
- 1934 Pentuckett Avenue, San Diego, CA 92104-5732, U.S.A.
Telephone: +1 619-232 5888.
Facsimile: +1 619-233 5833.
Out-of-print Jewish books & antiquarian Judaica in several languages.
Searchable on-line inventory of over 3000 Jewish books [in May 2002].
- Sefer Safari (includes MyJewishBooks.com)
- Web: http://www.sefersafari.com
- Seforim On-line
- Out-of-print and rare books in PDF format.
- Seletski, N.
- 70 Lange Kievitstraat, Antwerp, Belgium.
Telephone: +32 (0)3-232 6966.
- Shalom Israel Judaica
- Judaica items, silver, books, gifts.
- Shemaria Judaica
- P.O. Box 15, Beit El D.N. Mizrach Binyamin, IL-90631, Israel.
Telephone/facsimile: 0097 229 972663
Comment: Out-of-print, rare, used, antiquarian, hard-to-find
Hebraica and Judaica on rabbinics, biblical studies,
Jewish history, philosophy, Israel, sermonica, etc.
- Shoresh Bookshop
- Ixelles, Brussels, Belgium.
Please support this bookshop and help it to recover after
it was firebombed in an arson attack during April 2002.
- Sifrei Har Tzion
- See Mount Zion Books, above.
- Singer, D. (Jewish Museum)
- Vienna, Austria.
Telephone: +43 (0)1-512 4510
- Singlish Publication Society
- Web: http://members.aol.com/singlishps/
Transliterated benchers and other books. 'Singlish' is 'singable English'
which uses the same melody as the Hebrew.
- Title: The Bible We Love (Hebrew language edition)
Author: Moshe Souroujon, [sales: firstname.lastname@example.org]
ISBN: 9659083807, paperback, 465 pages.
Description: Contains 1100 selected idioms, proverbs and other famous
sentences from the Hebrew Bible that were carefully chosen and gathered by the author. The book is mainly intended for people who are interested in finding the
location or origin of famous Biblical idioms. It may also serve researchers, students, lawyers,
authors, poets as well as Bible lovers.
► Chapter 1: Includes all the idioms organized in alphabetical order with their location in the Bible.
► Chapter 2: A selection of ca. 650 idioms & sentences with an explanation of the context of time, place and background and who said them to whom.
► Chapter 3: Includes all the chosen idioms organized according to ca. 200 different subjects.
► Chapter 4: Includes all the chosen idioms organized in an alphabetical order according to the different books of the Hebrew Bible, mainly for comparative study and development of the Hebrew language through time.
- Stauber Bookshop
- 3 van Leriusstraat, Antwerp, Belgium.
Telephone: (0)3-231 8031.
- Steimatzky, Israel
- Sunflower Books
- Melbourne, Australia
- Symposium Press,
- See Research Communications Foundation, above.
- Syracuse University Press
- Telephone: +1 (315) 443 5546.
Facsimile: +1 (315) 443 5545.
Jewish-interest and Yiddish titles.
Contact Amy Rashap (Marketing Manager) for Judaica catalogues.
- Talking Books - K.C. Shasha Centre for Talking Books
- Jewish Care, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 (0)20-8880 2244.
- Targum Press
- Web: www.targum.com
Comment: extensive on-line catalogue and sales, hundreds of titles
- ●Targum Press, P.O. Box 43170, Jerusalem, 91430, Israel
- ●Targum Press, Inc, 1946 59th Street, Brooklyn NY 11204, U.S.A.
- Tehillim Insights
- Web: http://tehilliminsights.hypermart.net/
Comment: About tehillim and tehillim-related subject material;
articles, commentaries, psalm translations, stories, and quotations.
- Torah Software and CD-ROM Library
- Web: http://members.aol.com/dbs111/
DBS - The Torah CD-Rom Library contains a huge assortment of
over 200 classic Jewish books & texts, coupled with a powerful,
sophisticated and easy-to-use search engine.
- Torah Codes and letter sequences
- 1.. Web: http://www.grapho.net/codes/
If hidden texts interest you then you might like to read
'Disappearing Cryptography' by Peter Wayner. ISBN: 0-12-738671-8.
- Torah Educational Software TES, part of JewishSoftware.com
- Web: http://www.jewishsoftware.com
- Web: http://www.torahjew.com/
Comment: On-line learning.
- Torat Emet
- Heidelberg, Germany.
Telephone: +49 (0)6221 374 172
- Tribuna Judaica
- A Portuguese-language periodical published in Brazil and dealing with Jewish matters.
Facsimile: (0)11-3862 9074.
- Tuvia's Seforim, Wald Pavilion, 421 Route 59, Monsey, NY 10952, U.S.A.
- Telephone: +1 (914) 426 0824.
Facsimile: +1 (914) 426 6411.
Seforim, Judaica and Gifts.
- Uri Kolodni Bookbinding & Restoration offers all kinds of restoration
- services for books and scrolls, as well as for other related objects
such as boxes and albums. The web-site is in English and Hebrew.
Source: Maven-announce 20 Jan 1997.
- Urim Publications
- 9 HaUman Street, 2nd floor, P.O. Box 52287, Jerusalem 91521, Israel.
Telephone: 972-2-679-7633. Facsimile: 972-2-679-7634.
Publishes a free e-mail newsletter containing details of their latest books.
- Victoria Gift Shop - Bouzaglo
- 5875 Victoria Avenue, Montreal H3W 2R6, Canada.
Open: Sunday to Wednesday: 10am to 6pm, Thursdays: 10am to 7pm, Fridays 10am to 2pm.
Comment: stocks French Judaica and Hebraica
Telephone: +1 514-738-1414
Facsimile: +1 514-737-6518
- Virtual Beit Midrash - Yeshivat Har Etzion
- Wide range of Torah learning opportunities, plus ...
Pesach Journal. Articles relating to Pesach in Jewish thought and Halakha.
- Virtual Judaica
- Auctioneers of antique Hebraica and Judaica – thousands of items sold annually.
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.A.
Tel: +44 (0)718 686 7937
SOURCE: Hamodia, 11 December 2008, page B6
- Wiener Library, London, U.K.
- E-mail: email@example.com
In an article in the [London] Jewish Chronicle for 18 February 2000, page 14,
Ruth Rothenburg wrote: "At a time of far-right prominence in Austria,
the Wiener Library, a renowned Holocaust resource, belatedly celebrated the
60th anniversary of its arrival in London with a [recent] reception at the
"The library was born when Dr Alfred Wiener took a German communal
anti-Semitism monitoring collection to Holland in 1933, after Hitler's seizure
of power, building it up into a major archive on Nazi policy. He brought it to
London under British government protection in 1939."
- Women in Judaism
- An academic, multidisciplinary journal.
- Workmen's Circle Jewish Book Center, 45 Sholem Aleichem Place
- (East 33rd Street), New York NY 10016, U.S.A.
Telephone: +1 (212) 889-6800, (800) 922-2558 ext. 285.
Facsimile: +1 (212) 532-7518.
- Wyman Books (Dan), see Dan Wyman Books, above.
- Yeshiva Ahavas Torah Baranovich, see Baranovich Judaica Auctions.
- Yiddish, see Medem-Bibliotek, above.
- Yiddish, see Mendele, above.
- Yiddish book suppliers in New York:
- a.. CYCO, 25 E 21st Street, New York, NY 10010, USA.
b.. Great Judaica!, 56 E 11th Street, New York, NY 10004, USA.
c.. Workmen's Circle Educational Division, 45 E 33rd Street, New York, NY 10016, U.S.A.
d.. YIVO Institute for Jewish Research, 1048 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10028, U.S.A.
Source: 'Rapid Learn - Yiddish', published by Master Tapes,
5, Clos Cromwell, Rhiwbina, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, CF4 6QN, U.K.
- Yiddish Book Centre
- Amherst, MA, U.S.A.
- Yiddish Books
- 15 July 2004: The Vilnius Yiddish Institute at Vilnius University is proud to announce that Professor Dovid Katz's Words on Fire: The Unfinished Story of Yiddish (Basic Books, New York), is in production and will soon be available. At present, it can be pre-ordered at a 32% discount from Amazon.com
- Yiddish classes
- Yiddish (and Hebrew) language classes are offered in London at the Middlesex
University in Hendon and in Mill Hill, Radlett and St Johns Wood by
The Spiro Ark, Middlesex University, The Burroughs, Hendon,
London NW4 4HE, U.K.
Telephone: +44 (0)20-8201 7172.
Facsimile: +44 (0)20-8201 7173.
- Yiddish Dictionary on-line
- Web: http://www.yiddishdictionaryonline.com/
- Yiddish Language Resources on the Net:
- Yiddish words and phrases on-line resource
- A weekly e-mail selection of Yiddish-interest items.
It is edited by Reyzl Kalifowicz-Waletzky firstname.lastname@example.org
also, send a message containing the two words info YiddishNet to
- Yistoky - Kishinev Jewish monthly newspaper published by the
- Jewish community of Kishinev.
- Yugntruf Youth for Yiddish
- Publishes Yiddish books for young people.
200 West 72 Street, Suite 40, New York, NY 10023, USA.
Telephone: (212) 787-6675.
- Zionist Book Club
- Books covering historical facts throughout the history of Jewish anti-Semitism, Jews and the communists, Stalin's anti-Semitism, his pact with Hitler in 1939. Jewish conspiracy, the Vatican
and the Nazis, etc.