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Hebrew & Judaic Studies: Welcome

Citing Your Sources: Style Guides

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Olive trees in Jerusalem

Japan Studies - Welcome

Welcome to the library guide for Hebrew & Judaic Studies.

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This online research guide showcases databases and many other library materials for your research. This guide brings together language, literature, and culture:

See the Jewish Spheres Worldwide page to navigate Jewish languages and literatures around the world. You'll see links with embedded library search for each period's English and Japanese names.

If  you're looking for books in the stacks, take a look at the LC call numbers page -- it shows you where you can find books and other materials on our library shelves for Japanese language, literature, and cultural aspects.

Not sure where to begin, just getting started, or need a refresher? Come visit our Scholarly Research: Basic Library Tips page -- you'll see brief tutorials to help you get started with the basics.

Not sure what library resources are best for your topic focus? This guide is a great place to start gathering ideas for your projects!

Questions? Need more information? Please feel free to reach out.

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Map of Jewish Heritage Groupings Worldwide

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