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Wednesday, June 6th

Wednesday, June 6th
09:00-10:30​

 

Sixth Session:
Collecting Jewish Ephemera

 

​10:30-11:00

 

Coffee Break

 

11:00-12:30​

 

Seventh Session:
Reviving the Hebrew Bibliography Project

 

13:00-14:00​

 

Lunch at the Wise Auditorium Building

 

14:00-15:30​

 

Poster Presentations

 

​15:30-16:00

 

Coffee Break

 

16:00-17:30​

 

Eighth Session:
An International Digital Library of Hebrew Manuscripts

 

 

Sixth Session: Collecting Jewish Ephemera
Wednesday, June 6th, 09:00-10:30

Chair

 

​Motti Friedman
Academic Director, Central Zionist Archive

  

Presenter 

 

 

Shalom Sabar
Chief Researcher, the Folklore Research Center, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
What, How and Why to Collect

  
Discussants

 

 

 

Peggy Pearlstein
Head of the Hebraic Section, Library of Congress

 

Francesco Spagnolo
Curator of Collections, Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, UC, Berkeley

 

Meron Eren
Owner, Kedem Auction House

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Seventh Session: Reviving the Hebrew Bibliography Project
Wednesday, June 6th, 11:00-12:30
Chair  Shimon Iakerson
Senior Researcher, Russian Academy of Sciences
  
Presenter 

Emile Schrijver
Curator of Bibliotheca Rosenthaliana, University of Amsterdam
Interacting with International Catalogs and Expanding the Scope
  
Discussants

 

 

 

Isaac Yudlov
Former Director, Institute for Hebrew Bibliography

 

David Ben Naim
Curator of Special Collections, Bar Ilan University Library

 

Michelle Chesner
Norman E. Alexander Librarian for Jewish Studies, Columbia University

 

Poster Presentations
Wednesday, June 6th, 14:00-15:30
  Yaacov Choueka
Chief Computerization Scientist, Director, Friedberg Genizah Project
One-Thousand-Years of Manuscripts Meet the Internet:
The Friedberg Genizah Project and its Computerization

 

Silvia Hansman
Director, Archives, IWO Buenos Aires
Saving IWO Archives and Library through collaborative digital projects
 

Rachel Heuberger
Director, Jewish Division of the Universitätsbibliothek Frankfurt am Main
From Abraham to Zion: The Digital Judaica Collections of the Frankfurt University Library

 

Eva-Maria Jansson
Curator of Judaica Collections, Det Kongelige Bibliothek, Copenhagen
Digitization projects in the Judaica Collection of the Royal Library, Copenhagen

 

Frank Mecklenburg
Director of Research, Leo Baeck Institute, New York
DigiBaeck - The Digital Archives of the Leo Baeck Institute

 

Esperança Valls Pujol
Researcher, Arxiu Històric de Girona
Medieval Hebrew manuscripts in the Historical Archive of Girona

 

Zsuzsanna Toronyi
Chief Archivist, Hungarian Jewish Archives
Hungarian Jewish Archives as Part of the Jewish Heritage

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Eighth Session: An International Digital Library of Hebrew Manuscripts
Wednesday, June 6th, 16:00-17:30
Chair  Ilana Tahan
Lead Curator, Hebrew and Christian Orient Studies Asian and African Studies, British Library
  
Presenter 

Aviad A. Stollman
Judaica Collection Curator, National Library of Israel
Improving Accessibility and Expanding Research Possibilities
  
Discussants

 

 

 

Judith Schlanger
Director, Hebrew Manuscripts and Medieval Judeo-Arabic Studies, École Pratique des Hautes Études (Sorbonne)

 

Benjamin Richler
Former Director, Institute of Microfilmed Hebrew Manuscripts, National Library of Israel

 

Yaacov Choueka
Chief Computerization Scientist, Director, Friedberg Genizah Project