Information Resources about the Holocaust

Return to Links || Cybrary


Information Resources

  • The NizkorProject
    This is one of the most important and ongoing Holocaust projects on the Web. Actually it is a collection of projects, with a group of volunteers headed by Ken McVay. This is an important site to visit.

  • Holocaust publications reviews and discussion group
    This site is a must visit. “H-Holocaust exists so scholars of the Holocaust can communicate with each other using this innovative and exciting new technology, and makes available diverse bibliographical, research, and teaching aids.”
  • IDEA: A Journal of Social Issues:
    “Created for the exchange of ideas related mainly, but notexclusively, to cults, mass movements, war, genocide, holocaust, war, andmurder. Authors wishing to submit articles, short pieces, essays or comments may send them to Thank you, Krysia Jacobs, publisher, Alan Jacobs, editor”. An excellent site.
  • The Holocaust History Project
    The Holocaust History Project was formed in 1997 both to respond to the fraudulentclaims of Holocaust-deniers and to document that period ofhistory. The site provides an email question-and-answer service, for allquestions relating to the Holocaust,
  • The Brest Ghetto Passport Archive: A Searchable Database

    “The goal of our organization is to list the names of as many of the victims as we possibly can in a way that is searchable by relatives and researchers around the world.”
  • Survivors of the Shoah Visual HistoryFoundation – non-profit organizaton founded by Steven Spielberg, dedicated to videotaping and archiving interviews of Holocaust survivors.
  • The Holocaust Album
    By Ron Greene, this site features many photos centering around a return visitby survivors to Germany. Also Visas For Life tells the remarkable story of Chiune and Yukiko Sugihara, and how, while on a diplomatic mission in Lithuania, they saved thousands of Jews fleeing the Nazis.
  • Anne Frank Center USA
  • The Mining Company’s Holocaust Site
    The site features original weekly articles about the Holocaust, a timeline,and a continually growing collection of annotated links for research andstudy. In the near future, the site will host a Holocaust glossary andsupport a bulletin board and chat area for regular moderated forums as wellas an opportunity to discuss the monthly book selections.
    This is a permanent site that features Holocaust study and research information and links to other Holocaust sites.
  • Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies:
    “The site features excerpts from the testimonies of Holocaust survivors and witnesses, including video and audio clips. The site also describes the history, mission, and activities of the Archive, provides access to our online catalog, and has a list of edited programs available for loan to schools and community groups.”
  • Simon Wiesenthal Center at:
    From their site: “The Simon Wiesenthal Center is an international center for Holocaust remembrance and the defense of human rights and the Jewish people.”
  • JCN Jewish Communication Network
  • Human Rights USA
    The HUMAN RIGHTS USA web site is being used to Educate, Communicate,Advocate, and Commemorate for human rights. On the site one may share human rightsclassroom lessons and activities, gather resources from the extensivebibliography listing, and use the interactive web forums to communicatewith people working on human rights around the world. Many ideas andtools for advocating and protecting human rights are available,including a list of community action ideas. Visitors to the site canwrite to Congress directly using our web tools.
  • Holocaust Pictures Exhibition
    Francois Schmitz offers a collection of pictures from the Holocaust on the Web.
  • Holocaust Index
    An excellent listing of resources available on the Internet.
  • Remembering the Holocaust
    “I created this page as my simple way of remembering those who perished and of honouring those who survived.”
  • Facing History and Ourselves
  • 36 Questions about the Holocaust:
    From the Simon Wiesenthal Center and recommended by Joey Korn.
  • SouthCarolina Educational Television Holocaust Forum
  • Jerusalem One:Holocaust Information gopher
    A rich resource but often difficult to reach, in Israel.
  • Archive ofMaterials on Bulgarian Jewry During WW II
  • NYSERNET: Holocaust Informationgopher
    An important gopher site but often difficult to reach in New York.

    Return to Links || Cybrary