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Jewish Studies

Biographies

Consult biographical dictionaries to get brief information about people, dates and events.
 
For additional sources in QCAT, search by Subject Heading, for example:
 
jewish philosophers biography
rabbis biography
jews biography
israel biography
 
For books about an individual's life or theories, search for the person's name in QCAT by Subject Heading, for example:
 
abravanel isaac
bronfman samuel
 
Canadian Jewish Women of Today: Who's Who of Canadian Jewish Women Canadian resource
REF FC106.J5 C35 1983
 
 
Canadian Jewry Today: Who's Who in Canadian Jewry Canadian resource
REF FC106.J5 C37 1989
A collection of essays and biographical information on individual Jews in Canada.
 
Fifty Key Jewish Thinkers
REF BM750.C57 1997t
(via Routledge Religion Online)
 
 
Jewish Women in America: an Historical Encyclopedia
REF DS115.2.J49 1997
 
Online: based on 2002, 2nd edition, via Routledge Religion Online
 
Who's Who in Canadian Jewry: Canadian Jewry at Year 2000 and Beyond Canadian resource
FC100. J5 C428 2000 (Lorne Pierce) 3rd ed.