Archive for February, 2009

In Memory of Dr. Jacob I. Dienstag

Wednesday, February 18th, 2009

Dr. Jacob I. Dienstag, ז”ל, served as the Librarian of Yeshiva University’s Mendel Gottesman Library of Hebraica/Judaica for thirty years, from 1940 to 1970.  In a ceremony held recently at the Library, within a few days of his first yahrzeit, the office of the Head Librarian was dedicated in his memory.  Speakers at the ceremony […]

New Guides to Five Archival Collections Published Online

Wednesday, February 4th, 2009

Yeshiva University Archives has just published guides to the following archival collections from our holdings: * The Gertrude Hirschler Papers, documenting the publishing career of this editor/translator of literary works. * The Irving I. Herzberg Photograph Collection, containing thousands of images depicting Brooklyn’s Hasidic community, Israel, and general New York City life. * The National […]

Attention All YU Faculty and Students!

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2009