Jewish Heritage Europe

Lithuania: New look, new access policy for Maceva Litvak Cemetery Catalogue

  The Maceva Litvak Cemetery Catalogue, strapped for funding, has launched a newly designed web site which includes a new access policy for its digitized cemetery resources that essentially puts its database behind a paywall. Under the new policy, Maceva … continue reading →

Fascinating! The wild wildlife in Berlin’s Weissensee Jewish cemetery

Berlin’s Weissensee Jewish cemetery, covering 42 hectares and with some 115,000 burials one of the largest in Europe, is something of a nature preserve, home to a remarkably vast variety of plant and animal life, a wide-ranging survey shows. The … continue reading →