Websites for North American Jewish Community Research

  • Arnold Dashefsky
  • Ira Sheskin
Part of the American Jewish Year Book book series (AJYB, volume 109-112)

American Academy for Jewish Research (

Encourages Jewish learning and research; holds annual or semiannual meeting; awards grants for the publication of scholarly works.

American Jewish Committee (

Provides the AJC Survey of American Jewish Opinion and the full text of all issues of the American Jewish Year Book at Also includes a wealth of historical information on the American Jewish community.

American Jewish Historical Society (

The American Jewish Historical Society provides access to more than 20 million documents and 50,000 books, photographs, art and artifacts that reflect the history of the Jewish presence in the United States from 1654 to the present.

American Sephardi Federation (

The American Sephardi Federation with Sephardic House promotes and preserves the spiritual, historical, cultural and social traditions of all Sephardic communities to assure their place as an integral part...


Jewish Community Jewish Life Jewish Education National Jewish Population Survey Jewish Study 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Arnold Dashefsky
    • 1
    • 2
  • Ira Sheskin
    • 3
    • 4
  1. 1.Sociology and Judaic StudiesUniversity of ConnecticutStorrsUSA
  2. 2.Berman Institute-North American Jewish Data BankUniversity of ConnecticutStorrsUSA
  3. 3.Geography and Regional StudiesUniversity of MiamiCoral GablesUSA
  4. 4.The Jewish Demography Project of The Sue and Leonard Miller Center for Contemporary Judaic StudiesUniversity of MiamiCoral GablesUSA

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