The Wiener Holocaust Library is appalled and outraged by the barbaric terrorist attacks by Hamas in Israel. The Library is an institution dedicated to the study of the Holocaust and […]
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Wiener Holocaust Library joins nationwide campaign to preserve Second World War and Nazi-era memories and artefacts
The Wiener Holocaust Library is looking for people to bring their stories and artefacts relating to the Second World War, the Nazi era and/or the Holocaust to a ‘Digital Collection Day’ on Friday 10 November (10am – 3pm).
The event is part of a nationwide campaign organised by Their Finest Hour, a team based at the University of Oxford and funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund, which is collecting and preserving the everyday stories and objects of the Second World War.
Invitation to Tender: The creation of digital maps for The Wiener Holocaust Library / The Holocaust Explained website
The Wiener Holocaust Library invites tenders to produce at least seventeen digital maps to be used by the Library and on its educational website, The Holocaust Explained.
The Wiener Holocaust Library’s successful exhibition, Fighting Antisemitism from Dreyfus to Today, is being displayed in the Houses of Parliament this week to mark the launch of a new online and travelling versions of the curation.
By Bela Wessollek The Holocaust happened 80 years ago, meaning it is departing quickly from living memory, and as human beings it is hard to appreciate the sheer number of […]
This is an in-person event taking place at the Scottish Story Telling Centre in Edinburgh on Tuesday 12 September.
This workshop will explore new ways of thinking about archives, archival records, and other artifacts historians might use as primary sources to gain deeper insight into the history of migrants in transit and the knowledge they possessed, produced, transmitted, or lost.
PRESS RELEASE: A new display at the Wiener Holocaust Library marks 90 years of the world’s oldest Holocaust archive
Two concurrent exhibitions will launch on the 4 July 2023. Highlights From the Archives reveals some of the most significant objects from the archive that is one of the world’s […]
Dear Sir, In The Wiener Holocaust Library’s collections, we have a copy of Arithmetic for National Schools produced by the Nazi Gau of North and South Westphalia, published in 1941. […]
Photographic Exhibition and Slideshow 19–23 June 2023, Curated by Jana Riedel and Matthew Shaul Produced during the summer of 2020, the Living Memory project showcases artist Catrine Val’s poignant and […]