Sharing Knowledge to Protect Jewish Heritage in Europe

Sharing Expertise to Preserve the Future


The National Library of Israel is home to the largest and most diverse collection of Judaica in the world and is a leading center for Jewish research and scholarship. Through Gesher L'Europa, the Library is sharing professional knowledge and expertise to help our colleagues in heritage institutions in Europe look after their collections and preserve them for future generations. Additionally, as the "Home of the Jewish Book," the NLI seeks to share our knowledge about the history of Hebrew printing and the development of the Jewish book for people studying Jewish texts in different contexts across Europe.



At the Source

At the Source is a training course developed by the National Library of Israel for European librarians and archivists who work with Jewish collections.   In addition to learning important professional skills, At the Source participants form strateg…


Paideia is an academic institution aiming to renew European Jewish culture. Paideia runs educational and leadership programs intended to impart a deeper knowledge of Jewish sources and heritage and to encourage social entrepreneurship.   The Paideia-…