Google Scholar - Have You Tried It?

Google Scholar logoGoogle Scholar is a website to search scholarly literature—articles, theses, books, abstracts, court opinions and more. This is a different site than Google Newspapers and Google International Newspapers.

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Poland - Fragments of Jewish Tombstones Found in Vistula River‏

Polish flagAs a result of the drought in Poland, Jewish tombstones were found in the riverbed of the Vistula River. It is assumed the tombstones come from the Brodno Cemetery in the Praga District of Warsaw.  At one time there were 300,000 Jews buried there, today only 3,000 tombstones remain.  The remainder used for building materials and to reinforce the banks of the river.

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Ireland - Irish JGS - Stuart Rosenblatt Presents 20 Years of Work to Archives‏

Irish JGS logoStuart Rosenblatt is the president and founder of the Irish Jewish Genealogical Society. Over 20 years he has compiled The Irish Jewish Family History Database which contains information on over 52,069 individuals who lived in Ireland—32 counties-- between 1700 and the present day (2014). 

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