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Holocaust Research, Education, and Remembrance Online: @NYPL

This guide outlines online resources for Holocaust education and remembrance, including research, curriculum, and multimedia resources.

NYPL Electronic Resources


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Yizkor Books

Digitized memorial books documenting Jewish communities destroyed in the Holocaust. Most are in Hebrew and/or Yiddish; visit JewishGen to find English translations.



Electronic Resources on Jewish Studies at the Dorot Jewish Division: Holocaust

Ebooks, encyclopedias, databases, and websites for Holocaust research, available through NYPL.


Listening to and Reading Holocaust Testimony: Doc Chat Episode 7 (Center for Research in the Humanities, NYPL)

The Curator of the Dorot Jewish Division, Dr. Lyudmila Sholokhova, interviews Prof. Meri-Jane Rochelson about the oral history of her father, Eli G. Rochelson, part of the American Jewish Committee's Oral History Collection at NYPL.


Honoring LGBT Jewish Holocaust Survivors 

Short biographies of several individuals, with links to related publications and online resources.



Voices of Holocaust Survivors: Oral Histories and Personal Narratives 

Oral histories and personal narratives of Holocaust survivors in NYPL and beyond.




Digital Collections - search for for photographs, oral histories, yizkor books, and other materials.


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