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Uniform Title Dead Sea scrolls. Selections.
Title The Digital Dead Sea scrolls [electronic resource].

Imprint Jerusalem : Israel Musem,


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Available Online  Electronic Resource    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource.
Current Frequency Updated occasionally
Publication Date Began in 1995?
Summary The Israel Museum's Dead Sea Scrolls Digital Project allows users to examine and explore these most ancient manuscripts from Second Temple times. This website gives users access to searchable, fast-loading, high-resolution images of the scrolls, as well as short explanatory videos and background information on the texts and their history. The Dead Sea Scrolls, which include the oldest known biblical manuscripts in existence, offer critical insight into Jewish society in the Land of Israel during the Second Temple Period, the time of the birth of Christianity and Rabbinic Judaism.
Language Digital images of the Dead Sea scrolls in Hebrew ; the website's explanatory text is in English.
Note Title from title screen (viewed on September 27, 2011).
Each verse of the Great Isaiah scroll is linked to its counterpart in the online version of the JPS (Jewish Publication Society) English translation of the Masoretic version of the Book of Isaiah.
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Contents Scrolls available as of Sept. 27, 2011: Great Isaiah scroll -- War scroll -- Commentary on the Habakkuk scroll -- Temple scroll -- Community Rule scroll.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Dead Sea scrolls.
Dead Sea scrolls -- Facsimiles.
Added Author Muze'on Yisra'el (Jerusalem)
Added Title Bible. O.T. Isaiah. Hebrew. Isaiah scroll.
War of the Sons of Light against the Sons of Darkness.
Habakkuk commentary.
Temple scroll.
Manual of discipline.
Great Isaiah scroll
War scroll
Commentary on the Habakkuk scroll
Community Rule scroll

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