Resources


Holocaust Resources



Yad Vashem  www.yadvashem.org



American Joint Distribution Committee (AJDC)  www.jdc.org/archives-search/



United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (USHMM) www.ushmm.org



International Tracing Service www.its-arolsen.org/english/




Major Archives in Israel



Central Zionist Archives:  www.zionistarchives.org.il;  familyresearch@wzo.org.il 



Israel State Archives: www.archives.gov.il 



The Central Archives for the History of the Jewish People: http://sites.huji.ac.il/archives/



Yad Vashem:  www.yadvashem.org




Israeli Resources



Israel Genealogy Research Association - IGRA http://genealogy.org.il



Israel Genealogical Society - IGS (www.isragen.org.il)



Historical Jewish Press (http://jpress.org.il/view-english.asp)



Beth Hatefutsoth, the Museum of the Jewish People: www.bh.org.il/default.aspx 



Keren Kayemeth L’Yisrael: www.kkl.org.il 



Bezeq 144 - Israel phone directory:English: http://english.b144.co.il or Hebrew www.b144.co.il



Reverse look-up number if you have it: 



441il.com/reverse_lookup/phone_number/israel.html 



Israel Phone Directory; http://israelpb.com



Ministry of Interior: www.moin.gov.il 




Burial Resources



Mount of Olives Cemetery: www.mountofolives.co.il 



Helkat HaMehokek - Mount of Olives Cemetery: www.isragen.org.il 



Chevra Kadisha – Tel Aviv, Jaffa and surrounding areas:www.kadisha.biz




Census



Montefiore Census (http://www.montefioreendowment.org.uk/census/)




Municipal and other archives 



Haifa: www.haifa.muni.il/haifa/municipality/archive 



Jerusalem Municipal Archive: www.jerusalem.muni.il 



Tel Aviv Yafo Municipal Archives:



http://tel-aviv.millenium.org.il/The+Municipal+Historical+Archives.htm



The Petach Tikva Municipal Archives: www.petah-tikva.muni.il 



Safed Roots Genealogy Project (on-line): www.safed.co.il/cemetery-mapping-in-tzfat.html 




Military Resources:



Israel Defence Force (IDF): www.archives.mod.gov.il 



Hagana Archives: www.hagana.co.il 




Additional resources:



Jewish Gen – www.jewishgen.org



New York Public Library Yizkor (Memorial) Books  - www.yizkor.nypl.org/



Jewish Records Indexing in Poland – www.jri-poland.org



Litvaksig – www.litvaksig.org



JewishGen Online Worldwide Burial Registry: www.jewishgen.org/databases/cemetery




Translation Tools:



Stephen Morse www.stevemorse.org/hebrew/eng2heb.html



Google Translate translate.google.com



Hebrew - Yiddish http://www.rtrfoundation.org/webart/ForeignAlphabets--Yiddish.pdf