Littman E-Library of Jewish Civilization

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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 110-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.
  • 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.

2020 Pricing

One-off purchase: £4135* / US $5595 

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 Jennie Collinson, Head of Sales.

How to order

To place an order

Please email Jennie Collinson, Head of Sales.

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 Ally Lee.


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