Center for Jewish Art – The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

For nearly thirty years the Center for Jewish Art, a research institute at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, has carried out a comprehensive documentation program of the visual cultural heritage

Ketubbot Digitization Project – Jewish National and University Library

Ketubbah (Siena, Italy, 1816). Acc. No.

The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life is one of the participating partners in the ketubbot digitization project of the More info

Perian Sully

Collection Information Manager

As Collection Information Manager, Perian Sully, a museum registrar and technologist, was instrumental in creating the Magnes integrated archi

San Francisco Jewish Film Festival

The San Francisco Jewish Film Festival (SFJFF) was conceived and founded by Deborah Kaufman in 1980.

Irving Rabin (1930-2012)

President of the Judah L. Magnes Museum

Irving Rabin was born in San Francisco May 11, 1930 and passed away at his Tiburon home August 15, 2012.

Annual International Jewish Video Competition

The Annual International Jewish Video Competition started at the Judah L. Magnes Museum in 1994, continuing each year until 1999.

Jewish Studies Program at UC Berkeley

Jewish Studies at UC Berkeley

The area of Jewish Studies at Berkeley is notable for both its chronological and disciplinary scope.

The Magnes Museum Foundation

The Magnes Museum Foundation is a Supporting Organization of the Jewish Community Endowment Fund and the Jewish Community Foundation.

Elaine Tennant

Director, The Bancroft Library
Elaine Tennant


Elaine Tennant is the James D. Hart Director of The Bancroft Library
at the University of California, Berkeley.