Aschkenas: Zeitschrift für Geschichte und Kultur der Juden – now available online from v.5, 1995

We start the new month with the news that AschkenasZeitschrift für Geschichte und Kultur der Juden [ISSN 1016-4987], an important German journal on Jewish history and culture, is now available electronically from vol. 5 (1995) via SOLO and OU eJournals.

Aschkenas - cover“Aschkenas concentrates on the history and culture of the Ashkenazic Jews (those living in Central and Western Europe as well as North Italy), from the time when Ashkenazic Jewish culture was gradually forming in late Antiquity and the early Middle Ages up to the emancipation of the Jews in the 19th century. It also includes articles dealing with issues outside this period of time and geographical area. Aschkenas publishes essays, source editions, literature and research reports as well as reviews of current new publications.” De Gruyter website,, accessed 3 May 2016.

You can set up electronic Table of Content (eToC) and New Article alerts. The articles are indexed in a number of online subscription databases, including Historical Abstracts and the MLA Bibliography.

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