The Maurer Library and William R. Nelson Media Center houses one of Indiana’s largest collections of Judaica. The library has more than 12,000 items, including reference materials, sacred texts, children’s books, popular adult fiction, and non-fiction.
Highlights of the Collection Include:
- Encyclopedia Judaica in both online and print editions.
- The Jewish Heritage Video Collection offers an extensive array of videos, which include comedies, Israeli films, dramas, vintage Yiddish cinema, and children’s materials. Many of these titles are available in VHS or DVD.
- The Mervis Computer Lab includes computers for students’ use, as well as several reserved exclusively for educators. All of these are equipped with a variety of Hebrew and general software applications.
Current Library Hours
Library Hours are by appointment only. Please contact the BJE Office to schedule a visit to the library.