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

EVENT: University of Washington 9th Annual Ladino Day - Sephardic Trajectories

How do family heirlooms, papers, and memorabilia help us conceptualize the process of migration from the Ottoman Empire to the United States? In a newly released edited volume, “Sephardic Trajectories: Archives, Objects, and the Ottoman Jewish Past in the United States” (Koç University Press, 2021) scholars of Ottoman history and Jewish studies explore this question using objects from the University of Washington's Sephardic Studies Digital Collection.

EVENT: HebLitLab: Launching lecture by Prof. Hamutal Tsamir

We are delighted to announce the launch of a new collaborative initiative: HebLitLab - Hebrew Literature Laboratory. 

Hosted by:The Leonard and Helen R. Stulman Jewish Studies at John Hopkins University in collaboration with The Judaic Studies Program at the George Washington University. 

EVENT: Lecture "The Dead Sea Scrolls and the Contours and Texture of Palestinian Judaism" by Professor Charlotte Hempel (December 14, 2021)

The Parkes Institute for the Study of Jewish/non-Jewish Relations (University of Southampton) invites you to join us for our 2021 Montefiore Lecture, titled 'The Dead Sea Scrolls and the Contours and Texture of Palestinian Judaism'.

Date: Tuesday 14 December 2021
Time: 6-7:30pm GMT
Registration Link: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/montefiore-lecture-2021-tickets-215724085547