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Religious Zionism's founding father's manuscripts donated to National Library

Religious Zionism's founding father's manuscripts donated to National Library

The unpublished manuscripts of Rabbi Isaac Jacob Reines, founding father of Mizrachi movement, were donated and digitized for first time.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/12/2019 12:17
Israel's National Library working with Google to digitize books

Israel's National Library working with Google to digitize books

In two-year project, Israel’s National Library partners with Google to digitize 120,000 books.Marcy Oster, JTA, 13/11/2019 08:16
Kafka papers return to Israel, ending long legal saga

Kafka papers return to Israel, ending long legal saga

Hundreds of writings of famed Jewish writer, including writings in Hebrew, transferred to National Library after decades in Swiss vault.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/08/2019 16:52
National Library seeks to identify IDF soldiers in old photos

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, 08/05/2019 17:35
Israel national library buys rare Korea War Haggadah from 1952

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, 21/04/2019 09:32
Kafka archive should go to Israel, Swiss court rules

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, 21/04/2019 08:07
Israel's National Library brings 'largest-ever' display to NY

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

National Library of Israel brings rare, ancient manuscripts to New York University.JTA, 19/02/2018 14:25
Trump adviser donates $10 million to National Library of Israel

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, 08/02/2018 18:50
500-year-old 'Prague Haggadah' found

500-year-old 'Prague Haggadah' found

Israel's National Library receives one of two surviving copies of Prague Haggadah.Kobi Finkler, 02/04/2017 12:30
National Library unveils new 21st century look

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, 28/03/2016 14:48
Ancient Jewish Texts Found in Afghanistan

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, 24/12/2013 01:13
New Website for Nat'l Library of Israel

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, 06/12/2011 04:15