Journey the World of Hebrew Manuscripts:
An Introductory Course
Registration for this course has ended.
To join the waiting list please contact Dorit at or dial 074-7336400
Lecturers: Prof. Malachi Beit Arie, Prof. Haggai Ben Shammai, Prof. Yosef Ofer, Prof. Shalom Tzabar, Prof. Miriam Frenkel, Dr. Edna Engel, Dr. Ayelet Even Ezra, Rabbi Moshe Cohen, Micah Yerushalmi, and researchers from the Library staff
This course is aimed for those who handle Hebrew manuscripts through their work or study and wish to reaffirm and expand their knowledge of the field.
Introduction to Codicology
Introduction to Paleography
Biblical and Commentary Manuscripts
Medieval Illuminated Manuscripts
Soferim - Scribes of Jewish Scripture
Editing Critical Editions
The course includes visits to the manuscripts reading room and to the restoration and preservation lab.
Mondays 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm
First Class: October 23, 2017. Last Class: January 1, 2018
Cost: 650 NIS