Proceedings 2011

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Proceedings of the 46th Annual Convention of the Association of Jewish Libraries

Montreal, Quebec, June 19-22, 2011

Compiled by Jasmin Nof
© 2011 by the Association of Jewish Libraries
ISSN: 1525-4496

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Table of Contents

Elhanan Adler: English Language Subject Headings in the Catalog of the National Library of Israel
    Presentation slides
Ya’akov Aronson: Building a Manuscript Collection: the Bar Ilan Experience
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Sharon Benamou, Daniel Scheide: Yalla Balagan: Trends in Israeli Hip-Hop
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    Slides
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Joan Biella, Heidi Lerner: RDA and Hebraica: Applying RDA in One Cataloging Community
   Presentation slides
Leah Cohen: Nes le-Hitnoses Bo/A Banner to be Waved: Canadiana at the Lowy Collection at Library and Archives Canada
    Presentation slides
    Text
Vanessa Freedman: The Maskil, the Kabbalist and the Political Scientist: Judaica Classification Schemes in their Historical Context
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    Presentation slides
    Bibliography
Shannon Hodge: Canadian Jewish Heritage Network: A Demonstration
    Presentation slides
Rebecca J.W. Jefferson: The Price Library of Judaica Anniversary Project
    Text
    Presentation slides
Heidi Lerner: Jewish Studies “Born Digital”
    Text
    Presentation slides
David Levy: Moral/Ethical Halakhic Concerns of the Online Environment: Safeguarding the Ethical Essence of Judaism Living with Torah in the Digital Age
    Abstract
    Text
    Presentation slides
    Bibliography
Eddie Paul: Mapping Memory in Expatria: Institutional Memory and the Idea of Public in the Jewish Public Library
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    Presentation slides: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19
    Video clip (requires AVI viewer)
Howard Schwartz: How the Ari Created a Myth and Transformed Judaism
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María Angeles Gallego: Judaica Reference & Bibliography Award Recipient
   Acceptance speech
Jo Taylor Marshall:  Daughter of Sydney Taylor
    Banquet speech
Kristina Swarner: Sydney Taylor Book Award Recipient
    Acceptance speech