Resources at Brandeis

The Schusterman Center for Israel Studies is part of the vibrant academic community at Brandeis. The Center collaborates with and complements a range of centers and institutes, academic departments, schools, and programs at Brandeis.

Academic Courses

Faculty at Brandeis teach a range of courses on Israel studies across several Brandeis departments. Click here for course descriptions.

Brandeis Library

The Schusterman Center supports the acquisition of fiction and non-fiction books from Israel, both in Hebrew and in translation to English. Click here for a sampling of recent acquisitions.


Jellyfish is the online resource center we developed to provide easy access to a wealth of Israel Studies information. Click here or at left to gain more information.

Israeli Art

Thanks to a generous gift by the Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation, the Center features an exhibition of Israeli art curated by Rivka Saker and Marge Goldwater. Click here or at left for samples.

Israel Education Project

The Schusterman Center has launched an Israel Education Project to bring academic content and best practices to the teaching of Israel Studies beyond the university.

Other Israel Centers

Click here for a listing of other Israel Studies centers outside Israel.