Jewish Studies

These resources support the Jewish Studies minor in the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences.

Other Jewish Resources

Article Databases

Online Resources

Books of Interest

Howard Lupovitch, the author of the first two books listed below, is the Director of Wayne State's Cohn-Haddow Center.


Haggadot are prayer books for the family Passover Seder meal, which is celebrated at home.  Intended to involve the entire family, it's not unusual for a household's Haggadah to be illustrated even today.  Some of the historic Haggadot below are beautifully illuminated, which also reflects the wealth and patronage of their owners.

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