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Bibliography Award

Judaica Bibliography Award

The AJL Judaica Bibliography Award, funded by Eric Chaim Kline of Los Angeles, was established to encourage the publication of outstanding Judaica bibliographies. Publishers wishing to submit books or inquire about the award should contact the Reference and Bibliography Awards Committee chair, Eitan Kensky

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ContributorsTitlePublisherPublication YearISBNAwardAward Year
Weiss, Steven J.Pirke Avot: a Thesaurus : an Annotated Bibliography of Printed Hebrew Commentaries, 1485-2015 Dr. Steven J. Weiss Collection2016Bibliography (Honorable Mention)2018
Lubetski, Edith, Lubetski, MeirThe Book of Esther : a classified bibliographySheffield Phoenix Press20089781905048335Bibliography (Honorable Mention)2008
Hollander, DavidLegal Scholarship in Jewish Law : an Annotated Bibliography of Journal Articles William S. Hein & Co20179780837740560Bibliography Award2018
Moreen, Vera Basch Catalog of the Judeo-Persian Manuscripts in the Library of the Jewish Theological Seminary of America Brill20159789004281295Bibliography Award2015
Pelli, MosheMi-kitve ha-_itimMagnes20139789654937078Bibliography Award2014
Sussmann, Yaacov, Rosenthal, YoavOtsar kitve-ha-yad ya-TalmudiyimYad Yitshak Ben Tsevi20129789652173416Bibliography Award2013
Walfish, Barry, Kizilov, MikhailBibliographia KaraiticaBrill20119789004189270Bibliography Award2012
Gallego, Maria Angeles, Bleaney, HeatherBibliography of Jews in the Islamic WorldBrill20109789004170575Bibliography Award2011
Hebrew manuscripts in the Vatican Library : CatalogueBiblioteca apostolica Vaticana20089788821008238Bibliography Award2008
Roth, NormanDictionary of Iberian Jewish and converso authorsAben Ezra Ediciones20079788488324290Bibliography Award2007
Allony, Nehemya, Ben-Shammai, Haggai, Sokolow, Mosheha-Sifriyah ha-Yehudit bi-Yeme ha-benayim Mekhon Ben-Tsevvi le-h_ek_er k_ehilot Yis_ra_el ba-Mizrah_20069789652351012Bibliography Award2006
Wiesemann, FalkSepulcra judaica : Bibliographie zu ju_dischen Friedho_fen und zu Sterben, Begra_bnis und Trauer bei den Juden von der Zeit des Hellenismus bis zur Gegenwart Klartext20059783898614221Bibliography Award2005
Marvin J. HellerThe sixteenth century Hebrew book : an abridged thesaurusBrill20049789004129764Bibliography Award2004
Kremer, S. LillianHolocaust literature : an encyclopedia of writers and their work Routledge20039780415929851Bibliography Award2003
Saltzman, RobertaIsaac Bashevis Singer : a bibliography of his works in Yiddish and English, 1960-1991Scarecrow Press20029780810843158Bibliography Award2002
Singerman, RobertJewish Serials of the WorldGreenwood Press20019780313306631Bibliography Award2001
Assaf, DavidBreslav : bibliyografyah mu_eretMerkaz Zalman Shazar le-toldot Yis_ra_el20009789652271457Bibliography Award2000
Heller, Marvin J.Printing the Talmud : a history of the individual treatises printed from 1700 to 1750Brill19999789004112933Bibliography Award1999
Goldberg, IsaacSolomon ibn Gabirol : a bibliography of his poems in translation Word Works International Editions19989780915380374Bibliography Award1998
Wachs, Sharona R. American Jewish liturgies : a bibliography of American Jewish liturgy from the establishment of the press in the colonies through 1925Hebrew Union College Press19979780878209125Bibliography Award1997
Drachler, Norman A bibliography of Jewish education in the United StatesWayne State University Press19969780814323533Bibliography Award1996
Richler, BenjaminGuide to Hebrew manuscript collections Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities19949789652081124Bibliography Award1995
Cohen, Susan SarahAntisemitism : an annotated bibliographyGarland19949780815312826Bibliography Award1994
Bratkowsky, Joan Gloria Yiddish linguistics : a multilingual bibliography Garland19889780824098049Bibliography Award1993
Edelheit, Abraham J., Edelheit, HershelBibliography on Holocaust literature, Supplement Westview Press19909780813308968Bibliography Award1992
Cronin, Gloria L., Hall, Blaine H., Lamb, ConnieJewish American fiction writers : an annotated bibliographyGarland19919780824016197Bibliography Award1991
Singerman, RobertJudaica Americana : a bibliography of publications to 1900Greenwood Press19909780313250231Bibliography Award1990
Marvin J. HellerEssays on the Making of the Early Hebrew BookBrill2021978-9004441156Bibliography Award2022
Dov Cohen Thesaurus of the Ladino Book 1490–1960: An Annotated Bibliography (אוצר הספרים בלאדינו 1960-1490: ביבליוגרפיה מחקרית מוער). Zvi-Ben Izhak Yad and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem2021978-9652352187Bibliography Honor2022
Gerald K. StoneCatalog of the Gerald K. Stone Collection of Judaica: A Bibliographical Resource for Canadian Jewish StudiesAcademic Studies Press2021Bibliography Award2021
William GrossCatalog of Catalogs: A Bibliography of Temporary Exhibition Catalogs Since 1876 that Contain Items of JudaicaBrill2019978-9004398566Bibliography Award2020