Library Collections


Historically and currently, the Tuttleman Library has been held in high regard for its notable collection of Hebraica and Judaica, and is both a major national and international Judaic resource. The library houses approximately 80,000 items, including books, periodicals, sound recordings in various formats, films and rare books. Library materials are available in a variety of languages including English, Hebrew, Yiddish, Ladino, Spanish, German and more. 

The Wolk Family Periodical Center includes current subscriptions with extensive holdings of back issues in both scholarly and popular periodicals. Our online subscriptions offer access to thousands of scholarly and popuar periodials electronically. 

The Weiss Music Library Center has LPs, cassette tapes and CDs. Printed music can be borrowed, or as determined by the Librarian, scans can be sent through Interlibrary Loan to researchers’ libraries. 

The Theodore H. and Leah Cook Reference Collection includes standard reference works in Judaica and Hebraica, as well as on topics including the Holocaust, Middle East, art, music and Jewish life throughout the world. Cook Reference Collection materials do not circulate.

The Tuttleman Library's electronic resources can be found on the Databases page.