ASC 4170: The Holocaust

Course Documents

Syllabus & Professor’s Suggested Bibliography

Books in the Main Stacks

For additional suggestions and other media in the circulating collection, search the catalog, or try searching the following by either subject heading or keyword:




Genocide Germany

World War 1939-1945 Jewish Resistance

Dictionaries & Encyclopedias

Holocaust Reference Sources

Adler, C. (Ed.). (1964). The Jewish encyclopedia; a descriptive record of the history, religion, literature, and customs of the Jewish people from the earliest times (Vols. 1–10). New York: Ktav Pub. House. Call No: DS102.8.J4 A3

Alpher, J. (Ed.). (1986).Encyclopedia of Jewish history : events and eras of the Jewish people. New York: Facts on File. Call No: DS118 .E465 1986b

Cohen, S. S. (Ed.). (1987).Antisemitism : an annotated bibliography (Vols. 1–3). New York: Garland.
Call No: DS145 .A5747

Levy, R. (Ed.). (2005).Antisemitism : a historical encyclopedia of prejudice and persecution (Vols 1–2). Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO. Call No: DS146.E8 A58 2005

Wistrich, R. (Ed.). (1982).Who’s who in Nazi Germany. London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson.
Call No: CT1063 .W48 1982b

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Newspapers: Historical & Current Events

New York Online Virtual Electronic Library (NOVELNY) (NYS Drivers License or NY Public Library Card Required)

Databases by Subject

These databases cover history, philosophy, and social sciences topics.

Military & Gov Collection

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Sage Journals Online


Search the Journal Locator for online availability of journals or view subject specific journals below:

Jewish History

Jewish Social Studies

Journal of Holocaust Education

Journal of Jewish Education

New York Times Historical Newspapers (1851-2004)

War Crimes, Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity

Holocaust Web Sites

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Citing Your Resources

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