Educating about Yiddish Culture: Web-based Resources from YIVO

Publication Date: January 2007

Publisher: Coalition for the Advancement of Jewish Education

Author(s): Suzanne Leon

Research Area: Culture and religion; Education

Keywords: Education; Internet; Culture; Jewish Organizations

Type: Report


The author outlines online resources about Yiddish culture made available by the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research. Such materials include curricula, self-guided tours, timelines, maps and other materials in Hebrew and English, and covering such aspects as history, sociology, anthropology, religion and folklore. Some of this material is originally created for the internet, while some is digitized from existing printed material.

In Jewish Education News, Winter 2007.