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About Responsa Project

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The Responsa Project contains the world's largest electronic collection of Jewish texts in Hebrew. The database includes: rabbinic case-law rulings; the Bible and the Talmud with their principal commentaries; the major codes of Jewish law, i.e., Maimonides' Mishneh Torah and other significant primary texts of Jewish law and life; and the Talmudic Encyclopedia, which includes and explains more than 1500 values regarding Halachic laws and terms, Jewish customs and more.

Sources Click on Help/Book list within database to see list of works included.
Dates Covered Not indicated.
Help Documents Available within database; click on Help.
Print Counterpart (backfiles) No print counterpart for the collection itself; individual works may be searched in the online catalog.
Provider C.D.I. Systems
Access On the web, limited to current WU students, faculty, and staff. Access to restricted resources from outside the WU campuses.
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