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Yizkor Books: Home

Find yizkor books in the collections of The New York Public Library.

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Yiddish Book Center - Download yizkor book PDFs

NEW! Yiddish Book Center keyword search (OCR)

Genealogy Indexer.org - Search yizkor books, directories and more

New York Public Library - Read digitized yizkor books online

JewishGen.org -

Find English translations, search bibliographic database

JewishGen Yizkor Book Necrology Index - search yizkor book necrologies (list of names of the dead)

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Yizkor Books

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Yizkor (memorial) books document Jewish communities destroyed in the Holocaust. 

Most (85% ) of the 700 yizkor books at The New York Public Library are online. 

Read them now:

The New York Public Library 

Yiddish Book Center

This guide lists the yizkor book collection alphabetically by town or city name.

Most yizkor books are in Hebrew and/or Yiddish. English translations for many are found on JewishGen and in print.