Littman E-Library of Jewish Civilization

The Littman E-Library was launched in March 2017. It gives readers access to the definitive scholarship and careful editing that characterize Littman books, but on a fully searchable digital platform.

What are the benefits to your library?

  • Comprehensive: Now a 100-volume digital library with over 30,000 pages of solid research in Jewish studies across a comprehensive range of subject areas including biography, cultural studies, history and art history, literature, philosophy, religious studies, sociology, and women’s studies.
  • Wide-ranging: The Littman E-Library draws on research from across the world, including much work originally published in languages other than English. 
  • An invaluable resource: Digitized for the first time, the Littman E-Library includes scholarship from 1965 to the present, with work from leading scholars known as experts in their fields, many of them recipients of distinguished awards.
  • Continuous access: 24/7 access via IP or username/password.
  • Easy management for your library: Hosted on Atypon’s Literatum platform, with powerful search tools and industry-standard usage reports.
  • Interactive: Our new super-fast, feature-rich online eReader presents volumes with a crisp fully-scalable image and the ability to zoom in, bookmark, copy text, print, and download.
  • Digitally preserved: all content is digitally preserved in the CLOCKSS Archive.

2019 Pricing

One-off purchase: £3700* / US $4950

The Littman E-Library of Jewish Civilization is available for one-off purchase with options for online access to content in perpetuity.

When purchasing the current volumes institutions have the following options for adding future content:

  • A five-year agreement through which you receive ten new titles each year for the discounted price of £250 * / US $380 per year
  • Outright purchase of the next five years' worth of content for the discounted price of £1,250 * / US $1,900

* UK subject to VAT

To place an order please email Anne Nolan, Head of Sales (Maternity Cover).

How to order

To place an order

Please email Anne Nolan, Head of Sales (Maternity Cover).

30-day free trial for your library

A 30-day free trial of select content in the E-Library is available to your institution. Please email your institution's name, address, primary contact (with email address), and IP range to Moira Reid.


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