Fri, January 2, 2015
A happy new year to everyone! 2015 starts with exciting news: The Institute for the History of the German Jews (Institut für die Geschichte der deutschen Juden, IGdJ) signed an agreement to publish its encyclopedia about the Jewish Hamburg (Das Jüdische Hamburg) on JudaicaLink. “Das Jüdische Hamburg” is a free online resource based on the book “Das Jüdische Hamburg - Ein historisches Nachschlagewerk”, ISBN: 978-3-8353-0004-0, Wallstein, Göttingern (2006). It was published in 2006 on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the IGdJ. Das Jüdische Hamburg contains articles in German by notable scholars about persons, locations and events of the history of Jewish communities in Hamburg.