Search 320,000 pages of historical directories (business, address, telephone, etc., primarily from Central and Eastern Europe), 28,000 pages of 64 yizkor books (memorials to Jewish communities destroyed during the Holocaust), 32,000 pages of Polish and Russian military documents (lists of officers, casualties, etc.), 35,000 pages of community and personal histories, and 13,000 pages of Polish secondary school annual reports and other school sources. More genealogical resources are being added daily.
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PLEASE READ: Most search results now link directly to the corresponding images. To view most images, you will need a .DjVu plugin for your web browser (download here), and your browser must support iframes. If you encounter any problems, please read the revised help.
NEW: Wildcard searching is now possible by putting * at the beginning, end, or both beginning and end of a word. Click here for more information.
Optical character recognition (OCR) software has been used heavily to perform indexing. Results are not 100% accurate. To find what you are looking for despite OCR errors, select the OCR-Adjusted option, use wildcards, or browse the word list. Yizkor book search accuracy may be greatly improved in the future.