Sunday, June 27, 2010

HebrewBooks.org Added New Seforim This Week

We are happy to announce that we added 135 newly scanned seforim, bringing the total amount of seforim available through our website to 42,249. A complete list of newly added titles can be found here.

שמחים אנו להודיע, כי זה עתה הוספנו 135 ספרים חדשים שנסרקו, הביא את הסכום הכולל ל42,249. רשימה מלאה של הספרים שנוספו עתה, אפשר לראות כאן.

Friday, June 25, 2010

Our New iPhone/iPad Application

A new application (APP) for viewing HebrewBooks.org on the Apple iPhone and iPad devices is now available for FREE as version 1.0 - a work in progress. Just search for "HebrewBooks.org" in iTunes and download our app for FREE. A special thank you to Zev Gross for working tirelessly to make this happen.

UPDATE: As of November 15th, 2012, our official iPhone/iPad is no longer available.

Thursday, June 24, 2010

Launch of LearnChoshenMishpat.com

Hebrewbooks.org is pleased to announce the launch of www.LearnChoshenMishpat.com. This project is dedicated to helping people learn Choshen Mishpat and contains MP3s and handouts of shiurim
on various topics in Choshen Mishpat. The shiurim were recorded by Rabbi Abba Zvi Naiman, of Baltimore, MD - who has been learning and teaching Choshen Mishpat topics for many years. If you would like to sponsor this worthy endeavor please contact us.

HebrewBooks.org Receives OCLC's Milestone award

We are pleased to announce that HebrewBooks.org received a Gateway milestone award from the OCLC. This was awarded for having entered the 200,000 digital record into WorldCat via OCLC's Digital Collections Gateway. For more information, see this press release:

http://www.oclc.org/us/en/news/announcements/2010/announcement476.htm

We will also be presenting this weekend at an OCLC sponsored event at the annual meeting of the American Library Association on Sunday, June 27, at 10:30 – 12:00 PM in Washington Convention Center 142. More information is available here:

http://www.oclc.org/news/announcements/2010/announcement475.htm

Tentative title of our presentation is "Non-Library Digital Archives and OCLC's Digital Collection Gateway"

Saturday, June 19, 2010

New Seforim Added This Week

We are happy to announce that we added 147 newly scanned seforim, bringing the total amount of seforim available through our website to 42,114. A complete list of newly added titles can be found here.

שמחים אנו להודיע, כי זה עתה הוספנו 147 ספרים חדשים שנסרקו, הביא את הסכום הכולל ל42,114. רשימה מלאה של הספרים שנוספו עתה, אפשר לראות כאן.

Saturday, June 12, 2010

New Seforim Added This Week

We are happy to announce that we added 34 newly scanned seforim, bringing the total amount of seforim available through our website to 41,967. A complete list of newly added titles can be found here.

שמחים אנו להודיע, כי זה עתה הוספנו 34 ספרים חדשים שנסרקו, הביא את הסכום הכולל ל41,967. רשימה מלאה של הספרים שנוספו עתה, אפשר לראות כאן.

Monday, June 07, 2010

New Seforim Added This Week

We are happy to announce that we added 61 newly scanned seforim, bringing the total amount of seforim available through our website to 41,933. A complete list of newly added titles can be found here.

שמחים אנו להודיע, כי זה עתה הוספנו 61 ספרים חדשים שנסרקו, הביא את הסכום הכולל ל41,933. רשימה מלאה של הספרים שנוספו עתה, אפשר לראות כאן.