Jellyfish Online Resource Center


Jellyfish is the online resource center for the Summer Institute for Israel Studies. Click here to find SIIS syllabi, Israel-related books and articles, databases for your Israel-related research, links to relevant archives, and a vast listing of Web sites and other online resources. You'll also find fellows' contact information and syllabi they've used in their Israel Studies courses.

We look forward to your comments and submissions. Please be in touch if you'd like to see something included.

Directory of Public Resource Tools:

Archives (23) from archives as diverse as the Israel Defense Forces Archive to Historical Jewish Press

Databases (5) from Hebrew language corpi to Near Eastern & Judaic Studies collections

Websites (over 200) divided by topic -- Arabs in Israel; Arts & Culture; Government; Literature; The Holocaust; Israeli Cities; Religion; News Media; NGOs; Academia; Multimedia (films, maps, etc.)

Directory of Video Highlights from Schusterman Center events:

Jehuda Reinharz: Israel on Campus (11-2010)

Tzipi Livni: Israeli MK and Leader of the Opposition (10-2010)

Sayed Kashua: Author and Journalist (03-2010)

Ethan Bronner: Covering the Middle East for the NY Times (02-2010)

Amos Oz: A Personal Perspective on Israel (11-2009)

The Challenge of the UN Gaza Report (11-2009)

Tel Aviv at 100: Myth Memory and Actuality (conference 03-2009)

Diasporas and Homelands (workshop 03-2009)

Visions and Visionaries - Schusterman Inaugural Conference (04-2008)