On 18 March 2019, The Wiener Library held a ceremony to award honorary membership to The Gesellschaft für Exilforschung (GfE) to the world-famous author Judith Kerr, supported by the generosity […]
By Category:All | Collection of the month | Collections | Exhibitions | Genocide | Guest blog | News | Opinion | Press | Resources | Review | Staff blog | Uncategorized | Volunteer blog | Wiener Library 90
Recent research from UCL Centre for Holocaust Education showed shocking levels of ignorance about the Holocaust. In addition racism and antisemitism are at an alarming level. So we have to […]
In October 2018, The Wiener Library launched an online effort to identify unknown photographic subjects in our Gerty Simon Collection. Since then we are delighted to have been contacted by […]
When the B’nai B’rith Leo Baeck (London) Lodge ceased its activities in 2017, a chapter of 74 years of dedicated service for the Jewish community ultimately ended. Established by German speaking refugees from central Europe at the peak of World War II the association quickly blended into British society and became a valuable member of the Anglo-Jewry community. In order to preserve and share its unique history, the Lodge archive is now being catalogued by The Wiener Library.