The Schocken Institute for Jewish Research of the Jewish Theological Seminary of America

The JTS-Schocken Institute for Jewish Research


The JTS-Schocken Institute for Jewish Research
An establishment of active
and diverse academic culture






The JTS-Schocken Institute for Jewish Research is dedicated to research in the fields of Jewish Law, Responsa Literature and Hostory of Jewish Education and seeks to create, preserve and disseminate knowledge through research and scholary industry. Our special and distinctive libary is more than just a repository of a great rare book collection but is research enviornment for generating and producing creative scholarly publications, including electronic ones in the field of Talmudic and Halakhic Literature, History of Jewish Education and the Study of the Hebrew Book.





  • Seride Teshuvot of the Ottoman Empire Sages from the Cairo Genizah in the E. N. Adler Collection of the JTS Library, Vols.1-2 / Shmuel Glick
  • A Jewish Mediterranean Society in the Late Middle Ages / Abraham David
  • Maybe the Lies We Tell Are Really True / Joseph Sander Lukinsky