National Library of Israel

National Library seeks to identify IDF soldiers in old photos

National Library of Israel, in a special collaboration with Facebook Israel, calls on Israelis to identify and tag family members in photos.Marcy Oster/JTA, 5/8/2019, 5:35 PM

Israel national library buys rare Korea War Haggadah from 1952

'Extremely rare' Passover Haggadah used in seder for Jewish soldiers in Korean War purchased by national library in Jerusalem.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 4/21/2019, 9:32 AM

Kafka archive should go to Israel, Swiss court rules

Swiss court rules that archive of renowned Jewish writer Franz Kafka must be handed over to Israel, ending a decade-long dispute.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 4/21/2019, 8:07 AM

Israel's National Library brings 'largest-ever' display to NY

National Library of Israel brings rare, ancient manuscripts to New York University.JTA, 2/19/2018, 2:25 PM

Trump adviser donates $10 million to National Library of Israel

Adviser to President Trump and former chairman of Trump's Strategic and Policy Forum donates $10 to Israel's National Library.JTA, 2/8/2018, 6:50 PM

500-year-old 'Prague Haggadah' found

Israel's National Library receives one of two surviving copies of Prague Haggadah.Kobi Finkler, 4/2/2017, 12:30 PM

National Library unveils new 21st century look

Ahead of cornerstone laying ceremony, model images reveal design of Israel's new National Library building in JerusalemArutz Sheva Staff, 3/28/2016, 2:48 PM

Ancient Jewish Texts Found in Afghanistan

Texts found in Afghanistan genizah estimated to be 1000 years old, include writings of Rabbi Saadiah Gaon; unveiling will be next week.Tova Dvorin, 12/24/2013, 1:13 AM

New Website for Nat'l Library of Israel

The National Library of Israel has just launched a new website -- and there's an excellent English-language gateway.Chana Ya'ar, 12/6/2011, 4:15 AM