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Judaism: Home

A guide for the theological study of Judaism and some elements of Jewish culture

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Shalom, and welcome to your Library!  This guide is meant to help you navigate information searches for topics in Judaism at the undergraduate level, focusing on theological sources in English.  The Library has additional resources, including materials in Hebrew, for more advanced study.  At any level, feel free to consult with a Reference librarian for your information needs. [Note: this is a work in progress; feel free to click on any of the Comment links and suggest additions and improvements]

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