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Hebrew & Judaic Studies: LC Call Numbers for Hebrew and Judaic Studies

LC Call Numbers for Hebrew and Jewish Languages: Finding Books in the Library

PJ4501-5192 Hebrew

  • PJ4543-4937 Language (Biblical and modern)
  • PJ4951-4996 Medieval Hebrew
  • PJ5061-5192 Other languages used by Jews
    • PJ5111-5192 Yiddish 

PJ5201-5329.5 Aramaic

  • PJ5211-5289 West Aramaic
    • PJ5211-5219.5 Biblical (Chaldaic)
    • PJ5229 Palmyrene inscriptions
    • PJ5239 Nabataean inscriptions
    • PJ5241-5249 Christian Palestinian
    • PJ5251-5259 Jewish Palestinian
    • PJ5271-5279 Samaritan
    • PJ5281-5289 Neo-Aramaic
  • PJ5301-5329.5 East Aramaic
    • PJ5321-5329.5 Mandaean

PJ5401-5809: Syriac

  • PJ5414-5495: Language
  • PJ5601-5695 :Literature
  • PJ5701-5709: East Syriac (Nestorian)
  • PJ5711-5719: West Syriac (Jacobite)
  • PJ5801-5809: Neo-Syriac dialects (Modern Syriac)

PJ5901-5909: South Semitic languages 

LC Call Numbers for Hebrew and Jewish Literature and Culture

PJ3001-3097: Semitic philology and literature

Hebrew Literature

  • PJ5001-5060: Literature
  • PJ5050-5055.51: Individual authors and works


Jewish Literature and Drama

  • PN842: Jewish literature in various languages
  • PN3035: The Jewish theater