Welcome to the Association of Jewish Libraries’ (AJL) Jewish Collection Directory! On this interactive map, you will find details about both well-known and lesser-known Judaica collections around the world.
To see collection categories, click on the toggle button on the top left portion of the map, the full-screen button on the top right, or use our hint-sheet. The collection categories are arranged as follows:
- Black square – national libraries
- Orange check mark – public libraries
- Gold lightning – community center libraries
- Green diamond – pre-kindergarten and K-12 schools
- Blue cone – research and academic libraries
- Purple star – synagogues and religious institutions
- Red open book – archives and museums
- Yellow circle – digital libraries
Please note: inclusion in this directory does not imply AJL’s support of the ideology of the holding institution, nor does it imply that the institution has been formally accredited by AJL.