Relevant Links

JCC Hong Kong

The Jewish Community Centre is a multi-faceted facility conveniently located in the Mid-Levels area above the commercial & business Central district on Hong Kong Island. The Centre’s superb facilities have established it as the heart of the Jewish Community here in Hong Kong.

The Sino-Judaic Institute

The Sino-Judaic Institute has been a pioneer in the field of Chinese-Jewish relations for over 30 years.

Hong Kong Heritage Project

The Hong Kong Heritage Project is a non-profit organisation established in 2007 to preserve history and promote the appreciation of heritage in Hong Kong. Our Archive holds a unique collection of audio, visual and documentary records, as well as Hong Kong’s largest oral history collection, which interest both local and overseas researchers and academics.

A Borrowed Place: Jewish Refugees in Hong Kong, 1938 – 1953

The existing historiography has not yet critically assessed the role of Hong Kong as a transit port for Jewish refugees nor explored the work of the established Hong Kong Jewish Community in their ongoing migration. The Hong Kong Refuge project seeks to redress that gap, now made possible through the records held at The Hong Kong Heritage Project archive.

American Jewish Historical Society

The American Jewish Historical Society is the oldest ethnic, cultural archive in the United States. AJHS provides access to more than 25 million documents and 50,000 books, photographs, art and artifacts that reflect the history of the Jewish presence in the United States from 1654 to the present.

Australian Jewish Historical Society

The Australian Jewish Historical Society comprises:

  • Australian Jewish Historical Society Inc [New South Wales] – Founded 1938
  • Australian Jewish Historical Society-Victoria Inc – Founded 1949
  • Australian Jewish Historical Society (ACT) – Founded 1984

Jewish Historical Society of England

The Jewish Historical Society of England, the oldest historical and learned society of its kind in Europe was founded in 1893 by the foremost Anglo-Jewish scholars and communal leaders of the day.

International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies

The International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies (IAJGS) is an organization of organizations formed in 1988 to provide a common voice for issues of significance to its members, to advance our genealogical avocation, and to coordinate items such as the annual International Conference on Jewish Genealogy.