Thursday, April 23, 2009

JTS Professors - Bibliographies of their writings

Patrons often have queries that require access to bibliographies of the writings of JTS professors. Here is a list of such bibliographies for six of our most noted professors. As you can see, some of the bibliographies are incomplete because they were written during their subject’s lifetime. We ask you to join the conversation by suggesting more comprehensive bibliographies or listing works that were published after the years covered in the given bibliographies. Thank you.
Prof. Louis Finkelstein (1895-1991)

Visotzky, Burton L.; Oppenheim, Micha Falk.
A bibliography of the writings of Louis Finkelstein
New York : Jewish Theological Seminary of America, 1977.
Z8297.4 .J48 1977 (REF, CIR)
[only covers through 1974]

Hamelsdorf, Ora.
The writings of Louis Finkelstein, 1975-1985 : a supplement to A bibliography of the writings of Louis Finkelstein
[Typescript – prepared for the Library of the Jewish Theological Seminary, 1985]
Oversize Z8297.4 .J48 1977 Suppl (REF, CIR)
[only covers 1975-1985]

Prof. Louis Ginzberg (1873-1953)

Cohen, Boaz, 1899-1968.
Louis Ginzberg ; jubilee volume on the occasion of his seventieth birthday [English section]
New York : The American Academy for Jewish Research, 1945.
BM42.A2 G5 (REF, CIR)
[only covers through 1945]

Prof. Abraham Joshua Heschel (1907-1972)

Rothschild, Fritz A.
Between God and man : an interpretation of Judaism from the writings of Abraham Joshua Heschel
New York : Free Press Paperbacks, 1997.
BM561 .H45 1997 (CIR)
p.275 -298

Prof. Mordecai M. Kaplan (1881-1983)

Cohen, Gerson D. ; Newman, Roberta
The American Judaism of Mordecai M. Kaplan
New York : New York University Press, c1990.
BM755.K289 A84 1990 (CIR)

Prof. Saul Lieberman (1898 -1983)

Preschel, Tovia ; Friedman, Shamma.
Sefer ha-ziḳaron le-Rabi Shaʾul Liberman - Saul Lieberman Memorial Volume
Nyu Yorḳ : Bet ha-sefarim le-rabanim be-Ameriḳah, 1993.
BM42.A2. L562 1993 (REF, CIR)
p. [1]-28

Prof. Solomon Schechter (1849?-1915)

Oko, Adolph S., 1883-1944.
Solomon Schechter : a bibliography
Cambridge [Eng.] : The University Press, 1938.
Z8789.3 .O42 (REF,CIR, SRR)


  1. Jeremy, this is great! Do we have a bibliography of Neil Gilman's publications?

  2. I have not been able to find a bibliography of Dr. Gillman's writings.