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Yiddish Research: Subscription Databases

Yiddish research guide covering general resources, article and books, folklore, genealogy, linguistics, literature, music and dance, oral history, theater, film, radio, translation and student resources.

Subscription Databases

These have to be used at a library, or remotely with a library card.

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Ethnic Newswatch 

Indexes ethnic community periodicals, including Jewish titles. Full-text. Available remotely with an NYPL library card.


Index to Jewish Periodicals

Indexes English-language American Jewish periodicals. Available onsite at NYPL.



Enormous full-text scholarly database. Available remotely with an NYPL library card.


Project Muse 

Selective full-text multi-disciplinary database: covers prominent titles from the mid-1990s on. Available remotely with an NYPL library card.