Yiddishe Velt: Links & Resources

 

Explore Yiddish life, culture, language & history

YIVO Encyclopedia

YIVO Encyclopedia

of Jews In Eastern Euroipe

Chicago YIVO Society

Chicago YIVO Society

Newsletter

Yiddish Forward

Yiddish Forward

Yiddish Language Newspaper since 1897. Click the text for definitions!

The Workmen's Circle

The Workmen's Circle

Promoting Yiddish culture & social justice since 1900.

Yiddish Book Center

Yiddish Book Center

Working to tell the whole Jewish story by rescuing, translating, and disseminating Yiddish books and presenting innovative educational programs that broaden understanding of modern Jewish identity.

Yiddishkayt

Yiddishkayt

News, articles, and educational materials and programming.

Spielberg Yiddish Film Archive at Hebrew University of Jerusalem

POLIN

POLIN

Museum of the History of Polish Jews A cultural and educational center with a rich cultural program, including temporary exhibitions, films, debates, workshops, performances, concerts, lectures and much more. The Core Exhibition presents the thousand-year history of Polish Jews,

Vilnius Yiddish Institute

Vilnius Yiddish Institute

The first Yiddish center of higher learning to be established in post -Holocaust Eastern Europe. It is part of the four-century-old Vilnius University in the heart of the Old City.

Stonehill Collection

Stonehill Collection

The Stonehill Center for Traditional Music and Dance's Jewish song collection of Yiddish songs in transliteration as well as translation. You can even sort by theme!

Online Dictionary

Online Dictionary

The most comprehensive online Yiddish-English/English-Yiddish dictionary brought to you by Indiana University Press.

In Geveb

In Geveb

In geveb is an open-access digital forum for the publication of peer-reviewed academic articles, the translation and annotation of Yiddish texts, the presentation of digitized archival documents, the exchange of pedagogical materials, and a blog of Yiddish cultural life.

Dora Teitelboim

Dora Teitelboim

Center for Yiddish Culture

Refoyls Veb-Bletl

Refoyls Veb-Bletl

Raphael’s Yiddish Web Site has an assortment of poems in the original Yiddish as well as numerous useful Yiddish links.

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