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Jewish Studies

Books

To find books in our collection, search QCAT Library Catalogue by author, title, subject heading, or keyword.
 
To find books by a particular author/person, search QCAT by author:
 
rabin yatzhak
 
To find books about a particular author/person, search QCAT by subject heading:
 
rabin yitzhak
 
To find books on a topic, use a keywordsearch if you do not know the correct subject heading for a topic. Think of the focus (or key) words that describe
your topic.
 
chanukah and traditions
 
Select useful titles and look at the full record for subject headings.
 
Jewish children in the Holocaust--Biography
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)--Personal narratives
Holocaust survivors--Connecticut--Biography
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)--Influence
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)--Personal narratives--History and criticism
 
Click on the subject heading to do a new search or use words from the subject heading to modify your keyword search.
 
Examples of subject headings relating to Jewish Studies:
 
Hebrew language
Hebrew language--Grammar
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)--Biography
Jews
Jews, American--History
Jews, Canada--Social life and customs
Judaism
Judaism and literature--Austria
Judaism and politics--Israel
 
To find bibliographies on a topic, look for the subdivision bibliographyfollowing a subject heading.
 
Judaism--Bibliography
 
To find primary sources in the library, look for the subdivision sourcesfollowing a subject heading.
 
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)--Sources