Welcome to JSN, an affiliate of Hebrew College and Shamash. Our H-Judaic network has been a member of H-Net Humanities & Social Sciences Online since 1993. JSN is one of the oldest Internet projects in the humanities, initially operating as Judaica/He'Asif, starting in February 1989, operating out of Jerusalem using mailing list services at Tel Aviv U. From 1991-93 the network was at the University of Minnesota.

With 3,000 subscribers worldwide, JSN is the premier digital source concerning Judaica and the academic study and discussion of Judaism ancient, mediaeval, and modern. All services of JSN are provided free of charge.



Recent Content

Apt: Jerusalem Nov 23 - Dec 6, 2016

For Rent: I am subletting my 1 br apartment in Jerusalem, due to archival research abroad. The apartment is located in the lively neighborhood of Bak'a (nearby the German colony), close to cultural centers (Cinematheque, Lev-Semadar cinema, Chan theater, "The First Station" etc.) and the Haas promenade. Many cafes and restaurants around. Direct and convenient ransportation to city center, Mount Scopus, Givat Ram and other places. Rent fee includes electricity, water, WiFi and flat rate inland phone calls.

CFP: Harvard Graduate Student Conference - Pluralism, Multilingualism, and Jewish Identities (March 20-21, 2017)

The Center for Jewish Studies at Harvard University is pleased to announce an interdisciplinary conference on Pluralism, Multilingualism, and Jewish Identities. The conference is intended for graduate students from universities in the Northeast (CT, DE, MA, MD, ME, NH, NJ,NY, PA, RI, VT, and Eastern Canada).