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Judaism: Books

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Finding Books

To find books at UNC Asheville, Appalachian State University or Western Carolina University, start with our catalog.  

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To find books beyond our library network, try WorldCat.

Materials not held within our network can be requested through Interlibrary Loan.

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Browsing by Call Number

 Most books on Judaism fall within the BM call number range on our Upper Level.

BM1-BM990-- Judaism
BM1-BM449 -- General 
BM70-BM135 -- Study and teaching
BM150-BM449 -- History 
BM201-BM449 -- By region or country
BM480-BM488.8 -- Pre-Talmudic Jewish literature non-Biblical}
BM495-BM532 -- Sources of Jewish religion. Rabbinical literature
BM497-BM509 -- Talmudic literature
BM497-BM497.8 -- Mishnah
BM498-BM498.8 -- Palestinian Talmud
BM499-BM504.7 -- Babylonian Talmud
BM507-BM507.5 -- Baraita
BM508-BM508.5 -- Tosefta
BM510-BM518 -- Midrash
BM520-BM523.7 -- Halacha
BM525-BM526 -- Cabala
BM529-BM529 -- Jewish tradition
BM534-BM538 -- Relation of Judaism to special subject fields
BM534-BM536 -- Religions
BM545-BM582 -- Principles of Judaism General
BM585-BM585.4 -- Controversial works against the Jews
BM590-BM591 -- Jewish works against Christianity and Islam
BM600-BM645 -- Dogmatic Judaism
BM646-BM646 -- Heresies
BM648-BM648 -- Apologetics
BM650-BM747 -- Practical Judaism 
BM651-BM652.7 -- Priests--rabbis--etc.
BM653-BM653.7 -- Congregations. Synagogues
BM654-BM655.6 -- The tabernacle. The temple
BM656-BM657 -- Forms of worship
BM660-BM679 -- Liturgy and ritual
BM690-BM695 -- Festivals and fasts
BM700-BM720 -- Rites and customs
BM723-BM729 -- Jewish way of life.
BM730-BM747 -- Preaching. Homiletics
BM750-BM755 -- Biography
BM900-BM990 -- Samaritans 

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Searching the Library Catalog by Subject

It's usually best to start with a keyword search, but subject headings applied to relevant books can help to refine your results. Open the item record of a book that interests you.  Scroll down to the clickable subject headings, and run another search to explore similar books.

You can also browse the headings associated with a particular topic as a way of getting started with your research.

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