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

Experiencing History: A Digital Platform Featuring Jewish Sources on the Holocaust

The US Holocaust Memorial Museum has recently created a digital teaching tool for the college classroom: Experiencing History offers students and teachers an innovative platform for exploring original materials on a wide variety of Holocaust themes and topics.

Fellowship opportunity: The Leibniz Institute of European History (IEG)


The Leibniz Institute of European History (IEG) awards fellowships for postdocs in European history, the history of religion, historical theology, and other historical disciplines.
The IEG funds research projects on European history from the early modern period until 1989/90. We are particularly interested in projects

CFP: The Feuilleton and Modern Jewish Cultures

The Feuilleton Project, an initiative organized by faculty at Michigan State University, Ohio State University and the University of Michigan, invites papers for the second annual symposium on the Feuilleton and Modern Jewish Cultures. The symposium will be held October 21-22, 2018 at the Ohio State University in Columbus, OH.