This LIbGuide is meant to provide library resources and research strategies for students enrolled in JS 335 - Jewish Identity in the U.S. a course about the social-scientific study of American Jewish religious and ethnic identity. It focuses on the social
Welcome to your Jewish Studies 335 Jewish Indentity in the US Library Research Guide
The goal of this library research guide is to help you learn how to locate books, articles and other resources, to support your course research and assignment needs for JS 335 Jewish Identity in the US.
Jewish Art and Activism Analysis (2023) Assignment
Produce a class presentation and a paper on a U.S. Jewish artist or activist who is currently alive and who explicitly says that their work is in some way an embodiment of their Jewish identity.
Use Library Resouces to locate:
Articles on your subject/person
Books about this artist of Activist
Comprehensive biographical resource indexing articles and books, autobiographies, bibliographies, biographies, critical studies, fiction, drama, pictorial works, poetry, juvenile literature, obituaries, journals, collections of letters, book reviews, and interviews. Includes over a million article and book citations.
Jewish Women's Archive The Jewish Women’s Archive is an international organization dedicated to collecting and promoting the extraordinary stories of Jewish women. JWA explores the past as a framework for understanding the pressing issues of our time; inspires young people with remarkable role models; and uses Jewish women’s stories to excite people to see themselves as agents of change.
Recommended Pew Research Center Reports on Jewish Identity