Jewish Traditional Collection

noteOur Jewish Traditional Contemporary collection is located on the second floor of the Library near the reference desk.

Please note: The Library has a computer station dedicated to the use of Otzar HaHochma located near the collection on the second floor. Otzar HaHochma is a digital library containing more than 76,000 Judaic books, scanned in their original format. Access to the The Yiddish Book Center which offers free online access to the full texts of nearly 11,000 out-of-print Yiddish titles is also available. The Library is a member of the Yiddish Book Center.

Finkelstein Library patrons have free access to Encyclopedia Judaica. Access with library card number.

The List below is compiled by R. Gewirtz, Librarian, Adult Services. Last Update: January 4, 2019



The newest additions to our collection are indicated in red.

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Young Adult


Books on CD

Music CDs


CD-ROMS Software


Arieli Rapaport, Ruth No Room for Two Tfutza 2018 Fic Arieli
Arnold, Gila It's a Learning Curve Menucha 2018 Fic Arnold
Cohen, Yosef Sacrifice Tfutza 2018 Fic Cohen
Feldbrand, Sarah Born to Rule Israel Bks 2018 Fic Feldbrand
Gebber, Leah Sisters Under Siege Israel Bks 2018 Fic Gebber
newHefetz, Atara Beyond Hope Tfutza 2019 Fic Hefetz
Istrin, Rochel Stepping Stones Tfutza 2018 Fic Istrin
Kenan, M. The Dark Secrets Shaar Press 2018 Fic Kenan
Lazewnik, Libby Quicksand Hamodia 2018 Fic Lazewnik
newLuxenberg, Miriam The Exchange Tfutza 2018 Fic Luxenberg
Luxenberg, Miriam Field of Dreams Tfutza 2018 Fic Luxenberg
newMann, Tovy Breakthrough Tfutza 2018 Fic Mann
Parnes, Ahuva Face Value Tfutza 2018 Fic Parnes
Pearlman, Ruthie Foundling Menucha 2018 Fic Pearlman
Pomerantz, Riva Beyond the Prism 2 Menucha 2018 Fic Pomerantz
Pomerantz, Riva Six Degrees Menucha 2018 Fic Pomerantz
Ruddell, Batya Invisible Ties Hamodia 2018 Fic Ruddell
Schorr, Rachel Stolen Dreams Tfutza 2017 Fic Schorr
Silvers, Ester Katz Growing With My Cousin Mosaica Pr. 2018 Fic Silver, Ester
Singer, Efrat Next Please Jerusalem Publ. 2018 Fic Singer
Strom, Debbie Iron Gates Feldheim 2018 Fic Strom
newStrom, Debbie My Name is Isaiah Feldheim 2018 Fic Strom
Tawil, B. Sasson Strangers in a Foreign Land Tfutza 2018 Fic Tawil
Toker, Esther Rough Diamonds Tfutza 2018 Fic Toker
Toporowitch, Bracha P. From Darkness to Dawn Mosaica 2018 Fic Toporowitch
Weiser, Miriam Never Knew You Judaica Press 2018 Fic Weiser



Young Adult Literature

Citron, Sterna, editor Paper Hearts...stories for Jewish Teenage Girls Tfutza 2018 YA Fic Citron
Gold, Avner The Dream. Expanded edition Artscroll 2018 YA Fic Gold
Gold, Avner The Promised Child. Expanded edition. Artscroll 2018 YA Fic Gold
Greenbaum, Chaim My Last Year In Mitzrayim Artscroll 2018 YA Fic Greenbaum
Gross, Sukey Trailblazer Menucha 2018 YA Fic Gross
Grunewald, Rochel Stargazing Israel Bookshop 2017 YA Fic Grunewald
Jakubowicz, M. Finish Line; short stories  Hamodia 2018 YA Fic Jakubowicz
Jakubowicz, M. House of Secrets Israel Bookshop 2017 YA Fic Jakubowicz
Kleinman, Heshy Praying with Fire for Teens Artscroll 2018 YA 296.45 Kle
newLitvak, Yehudis Spies and Scholars Jewish Children 2017 YA Fic Litvak
Litvak, Yehudis Swords & Scrolls Jewish Children 2016 YA Fic Litvak
newMarkowitz, Ayala You'll Be a Survivor Israel Books 2018 YA Fic Markowitz
Meyer, Henye Hanna's Harvest Menucha 2018 YA Fic Meyer
Nessaiver, Tova Step Into My Shoes Todah Publ. 2018 YA Fic Nessaiver
Ohayun, Avraham Rav Aharon Leib Feldheim 2018 YA 296.61 Oha
Pollack, Gadi A Yiddishe Kop 2 X 2 Tiferet 2017 YA 793.73 Pol v.2
Reischer, Zivia Silver and Gold Shaar Press 2018 YA Fic Reischer
Shkedi, Tova Among the Stars Israel Bookshop 2018 YA Fic Shkedi
Yudkowsky, Yechezkel The Chip Judaica Press 2018 YA Fic Yudkowsky




Ackerman, Yitzchak Shmuel Confident Parents, Competent Children Feldheim 2018 649 Ack
Apfelbaum, Chanie Millennial Kosher Artscroll 2018 641.5676 Apf
  Bais Yaakov Cookbook 2 Feldheim 2017 641.5676 v.2
Barclay, Elozor Guidelines......Muktzeh Menucha 2018 296.412 Bar
Becker, Hershel. In Pursuit of Peace. Torah Relationships Mosaice Pr. 2018 158.24 Bec
Bender, Yaakov Chinuch with Heart Mesorah 2018 649 Ben
newBesser, Yisroel The Chasam Sofer Artscroll 2018 B Sofer, Moshe
Besser, Yisroel Rabbi Meir Zlotowitz Artscroll 2018 B Zlotowitz
Cohen, Baruch Grieving and Healing Through the Prism of Torah Ramot Press 2017 296.445 Coh
Dicker, Levi Timely Teachings; Insights on the Weekly Parsha... Machon Tiferes Lakewood 2018 222.106 Dic
Eisenman, Ron Yitzchok Shul With a View Shaar Press 2018 296.7 Eis
Feldbrand, S. F.A.I.T.H. Israel Bks 2017 296.3 Fel
newFishoff, Avi CPR! Resuscitation for your Soul Artscroll 2018 296.41 Fis
Friedman, Chana Toby Adorned with Dignity   2016 305.48629 Fri
Friedman, C.T. The Secret to Miraculous Salvations 1   2016 296.3 Sec Pt. 1
Friedman, C. T. The Secret to Miraculous Salvations 2   2016 296.3 Sec Pt.2
Ginsberg, S. Binyomin Nesivos Sholom. Bereishis Israel Books 2018 222.106 Gin
Goldberg, Hillel Countdown to Shabbos OU Press 2018 296.43 Gol
Hool, Alexander Searching for Sinai Mosaica 2018 222.93 Hoo
newKanievsky, Chaim Orchos Yosher Artscroll 2018 296.7 Kan
Kestenbaum, Tzippy Role Call Israel Bks. 2018 617.461 Kes
Klein, Shmuel In the Fragments; reflections of a child of survivors Menucha 2018 940.53 Kle
Kram, Michael The Ember Saved from the Fire   2018 940.5315 Kra
Krohn, Paysach Motivated by the Maggid Artscroll 2018 296.19 Kro
Kurland, Yehoshua A Time to Dance...Marriage tips Mosaica 2016 296.74 Kur
Lazewnik, Libby From Djerba to Jerusalem Mesorah 2018 B Bitton-Blau
Lebovits, Moise Dovid Halachically Speaking v.7 Israel Bks. 2018 296.18 Leb v.7
Leiman, Yechezkel The Heart of a Nation Feldheim 2018 B Lefkowitz, Mechel Y.
Muller, Aaron The Spirit of Torah Mosaica Pr. 2018 222.106 Mul
newNachman, Naomi Perfect Flavors Mesorah 2018 641.5676 Nac
Nestlebaum, Chana Master Your Words Mesorah 2017 296.367 Nes
Nisenbaum, Ephraim More Power Points Israel Books 2018 222.1 Nis
Perl, Shaindy Out of the Box Israel Books 2018 155.26 Per
Roll, Yisroel Alone Against the World Ayal 2018 158.2 Rol
Rosenberg, Dovid P. They Called her Morah Rivka Feldheim 2018 B Rosenberg, R
Rosenthal, Chaim Sar HaTorah-The Tchebiner Rav Tfutza 2018 B Weidenfeld, Dov
Rosman, Dovid Your Wife Yourself Feldheim 2018 296.74 Ros
Rubashkin, Sholom M. Inside Out. Yamim Noraim Feldheim 2018 365.66 Rub
Rubinstein, Y.Y. Building Tomorrow: Sinas Chinam Israel Bks 2018 296.439 Rub
newRyzman, Zvi The Hebrew Months in the Shemoneh Esrei Mesorah 2018 296.7 Ryz
Saphir, C. Lifelines 2 Shaar Press 2018 296.72 Sap v.2
newScheller, Eli A Minute Vort 3 Feldheim 2019 222.106 Sch
Schmutter, Mordechai For This I Had to Grow Up? Israel Bookshop 2018 828.92 Sch
Schreiber, Lynne Hide & Seek; Jewish women and hair covering Urim 2003 305.46829 Sch
Schreiber, R. Don't Ask for a Hot Dog! Tfutza 2018 828.92 Sch
Schwartz, Shmuel The Story Rolodex Shiboley Haleket 2017 296.19 Sch
Schwartzbaum, Avraham The Bamboo Cradle. Expanded Feldheim 2018 973.04924 Sch
Seltzer, Nachman Encounters with Greatness Shaar Press 2018 296.61 Sel
Seltzer, Nachman Zera Shimshon 2 Shaar Press 2018 222.106 Sel v.2
Shir, Smadar Miriam's Song Gefen 2016 B Peretz
Soroka, Mordachai B. A Mirrer In Manila Feldheim 2018 940.53 Sor
Stein, Rachel Liftoff.......23 True Stories Israel Bks. 2018 296.19 Ste
Stern, Esther Just One Word Emunah Mesorah 2018 296.3 Ste
Sternbuch, Moshe Rav M.Sternbuch on the Parashah Adir Press 2017 222.106 Ste
Sutton, David Embrace Shabbos Artscroll 2018 296.41 Sut
Tatz, Akiva As Dawn Ends the Night Targum 2018 296.3117 Tat
Trenk, Mordechai Magic, Mysteries &Mysticism Adir Press 2017 296.16 Tre
newWalder, Chaim People Speak 10 Feldheim 2018 296.7 Wal
Walter, Moshe The Making of a Minhag Feldheim 2018 296.4 Wal
Wasserman, Ari Welcome to Our Table..words of  Torah Feldheim 2017 222.106 Was
Weinberger, Naftali Reb Aharon Leib Artscroll 2018 B Shteinman
Weinfeld, C.B. Stardust: more true stories Shaar Press 2018 296.19 Wei
Wikler, Meir Behind Closed Doors Menucha 2018 152.42 Wik
Winiarz, Shaya Making a Difference Israel Books 2018 B Winiarz
Worch, Renee Flight to Freedom Menucha 2018 940.5318 Wor
Zaklikowski, Dovid Kosher Investigator

Hasidic Arcives

2017 296.73 Zak
Zilberstein, Yitzchok The Joyful Jewish Home Artscroll 2018 296.74 Zil
Zilberstein, Yitzchak Veha'arev Na 3 Feldheim 2018 296.18 Zil v.3
Zilberstein, Yitzchak Medical-Halachic Responsa Maim. Res. Ctr. 2018 296.18 Zil
newZilberstein, Yitzchok What If 4 Artscroll 2018 222.106 Wha V.4
Zwecker, Tal Moshe Ma'asei Avos...Pirkei Avos Menucha 2017 296.12347 Zwe



Feuer, Avrohom A Canopy of Brocha; Why Jewish Wives Cover Their Hair

Forster, Leah

Balabusted; for lucky women and girls only

Frand, Yissocher

Teshuva and tikun

Frand, Yissocher

Teshuva 5772

Frand, Yissocher

Teshuva 5773

Frand, Yissocher

Torah Lectures: Bereishis

Frand, Yissocher

Torah Lectures: Sh'mos

Frand, Yissocher

Torah Lectures: Devorim

Frand, Yissocher

Torah Lectures: Vayikra

Frand, Yissocher

Torah Lectures: Bamidbar

Krohn, Pesach

Golden Shadows; Morocco, Gibraltar and Spain

Krohn, Pesach

Of Spendor and sacrifice

Malach, Atara

Positive communication with the adolescent

Malach, Atara

Guidelines to discipline with the adolescent

Malach, Atara

Dealing with adolescents

Malach, Atara

Unique strength of women

Malach, Atara

Secret of happy families

Reisman, Yisroel

Book of Ezra

Reisman, Yisroel

Destruction and consolation

Reisman, Yisroel


Reisman, Yisroel

It’s been a long golus

Reisman, Yisroel

The Laws of Taharas Hamishpacha

Reisman, Yisroel

Megillas Esther

Reisman, Yisroel

Shir HaShirim

Reisman, Yisroel

Shiras Devora

Reisman, Yisroel

Suffering of Iyov

Reisman, Yisroel



Hilchos teshuvah boot camp

Tatz, Akiva

Festival III: Chanukah

Tatz, Akiva

End of Days: 6 Lectures

Tatz, Akiva

Festival 2: 6 Lectures

Tatz, Akiva

Festival IV: Breakdown and Building of Conciousness

Tatz, Akiva

Inner World

Tatz, Akiva

Life Relationships

Tatz, Akiva

Levels of the Spirit

Tatz, Akiva

Marriage: 2 Lectures

Tatz, Akiva

Out of Egypt: 6 Lectures

Tatz, Akiva

Ten Commandments

Tatz, Akiva

The Thinking Jews Guide to Life

Tatz, Akiva


Wein, Berel The Basic Books of Mussar

Wein, Berel

Book of Genesis; insights of the Prophets (Haftorah series)

Wein, Berel The Book of Ruth

Wein, Berel

Children of Jacob: an eternal cycle (Haftorah series)

Wein, Berel Conversations 4

Wein, Berel

Diamonds and settings (vols. 1 & 2)

Wein, Berel

Diamonds and settings (vols. 3,4 & 5)

Wein, Berel Diamonds and settings (vol.6 & 7)
Wein, Berel Europe and the Jews. Part 1 In the Shadow of the Church
Wein, Berel Europe and the Jews. Part 2. The Age of Modernity
Wein, Berel Golden age of Sephardic Jewry
Wein, Berel The Great War. How it Began. Adriatic Adventure
Wein, Berel Herzl's World

Wein Berel

History and Prophecy

Wein, Berel

Israel & Egypt in the Eyes of the Prophets (Haftorah series)

newWein, Berel Jerusalem Geograpy Part 1 
newWein, Berel Jerusalem Geography Part 2

Wein Berel

Jewish faith and optimism

Wein, Berel

Koheles; wisdom of Solomon

Wein, Berel

The Prophetic moral imperative

Wein, Berel

Rabbi Yehuda Halevy

Wein, Berel

Revelation & Freedom(Haftorah Series)

Wein, Berel

Shavuos: in the words of the Prophets

Wein, Berel

16th Century Tsfat

Wein, Berel Women of Importance in Jewish History



newCollection of Artists Nissim Dorech Tehillim
newEngel, Shimmy Sheinis
Fried, Avraham Bring the House Down
newGertner, Shloime Serenity
Gerstner, Eli & The Chevra A Cappella
Goldwag, Ari Soul 5 -A Cappella
newGreen, Yehuda Neshamele.  Moshiah, We Need You
newIlowitz, Motty 5778
Knopfler, Dudi HaChalom Sheli
newKohn, Meilech Yeder Einer; Everyone
Laufer, Moshe An Hour with Moshe Laufer
Lemmer, Shulem Shulem
Maccabeats Out of the Box. A Cappella
newMiami Boys Choir Le'olam Va'ed. Forever
newNachas Emes 2
Schechter, Shim Shul Days
Shalsheles We're Coming Home
Shapiro, Mordechai Machar
newShwekey, Yaakov Musica
Shwekey, Yaakov A Time For Music 29 &30 Part 1. Camp HASC
Shwekey, Yaakov Those Were the Days; My Favorite Collection
newSilberstein, Tzvi Yaaleh
newSkulen Noam 2- Nigunei Skulen
newSteinmetz, Motty Haneshama Bekirbi
newUngar, Shmueli Mach a bracha
newWeber, Beri A Shabbos Farbreng
Weber, Beri A Shabbos Farbreng. (A Cappella)
Werdyger, Mordechai Ben David The Vocal Version. A Cappella
newYiddish Nachas Boys Choir Mizmor Shir
Yiddish Nachas Boys Choir Sivavon
newYoni Z Yoni



About Judges and judgments

Alexandra. New Musical Drama for Women by Women
Alice in Wonderland. A live musical for women and girls

Anonymous benefactor

Baba Conspiracy.  Greentec
The Bandman. Presented by Rachel's Place

Barons and Bankers, Musical Drama for women and girls

Basic Dance Training for Simchas (Chaykee's Shape up Shop)

Belle and the Baroness. 

Berel and the Bus Driver

Berel Wein’s Israel Journey. Jerusalem

The Best of Shape. Kosher Workouts

The Best of Shape. Kosher Workouts: Volume 2

The Best of Shape. Kosher Workouts. Girls and Teens

Beyond pathways

newThe Big Win. Yehuda Grovais Production
Biker Boys.  Greentec

Blessing in disguise. Women and girls only

Brothers forever

Bullied. Women and girls only
The Bystander. Chofetz Chaim Heritage Foundation

Carlebach, Shlomo. The Last Hoshana Raba

Carlebach, Shlomo. Live in Concert

Carlebach, Shlomo. Live in Concert. Krakow, Poland

The Case of the Million Dollar Magic Coat
Catch a Butterfly. By Tobi Einhorn and Chavy Klein.

The Challenge. An Avi Greenberg Film

Changed. A musical directed by Malky Giniger

Chavlash 2. Detectives above and beyond. Mystery of the Kiddush cup

Chavlash 3. Bickering Brothers

Chavlash 4; detectives above and beyond


Chol Hamoed Circus 2

Color war and color peace


Comedance II

Daddy Act.  A musical comedy for women & girls only

Dance with me

Dangerous estate

Double Agent

Drops of Water

The Edge. 
Encountering Greatness. ..four remarkable women
Escape from Easyville. Greentec
newGifted. L.O.L. Productions
The Golden Monkey
Golden Stones. Musical for women and girls
Here We Go Again. The Perlowitzes v.2
I Choose to Be Me. The Regal Girls Choir
Interen Shverd. YIDDISH 
It’s Amazing. Twins from France. Bello. Suki and Ding presents
It’s Amazing. Volume 2. Suki and Ding presents
Jewish Revenge 4: The Document
Jewish Revenge 5
Jinji. Rachel's Place presents. For women and girls
Judeo.  Drama for women and girls
Justice from Above
Kingdom of Aldecot. Musical for Women and Girls
Kumtantz - v.1 Yeshivish 
Kumtantz -- v.2- Chassidish
Legend of the Klei Yakar. By Rebbee Hill
Light for Greytowers
Lipa on Broadway
Little Gifts. Women and Girls only
Little Lord Fauntleroy. Women and girls only

Lost in the jungle

Mali 2. People like "her". For ladies and girls
newMali 3. She's Mine
A Matter of Chance. Tobi Einhorn and Chavy Klein
Meet the Family. The Perlowitzes. v. 1

Menashe Lustig. The Comedy Clips

Miami Boys Choir- B'simcha Rabah

Miami boys choir-- Miami Experience 1-5

Miri Pops In

Mommy’s week off

Multitasker with Leah Forster

Nechunya digger of water wells (animated)

Never judge

Newcomer: original musical based on the songs of Mordechai Ben David

Not even normal. Rachel Factor

Of Heaven and earth; stories of the Chassidic masters. Berel Wein

Of Splendor and sacrifice; journey through Italy. Paysach Krohn

Ohad Live in New York

Oliver with a Twist

Once upon a princess

One Hatzalah call

Operation Candlelight. A Robin Garbose film. 
Operation Rainbow. v.1 and v.2
Operation Seven. Shmittah in Danger. Greentec.
Parchment Conspiracy. Greentec
Playing Your Part. Chofetz Chaim Foundation
Portraits in Faith. For women and girls
Prague Adventure
The Rebbe's Niggunim
Rejoice with Itzhak Perlman and Cantor Yitzchak Helfgot
The Road to Oze. For Women and Girls
Room 32.   Greentec
Roots; the Journey Home.  Musical  by Robin Garbose. For women and girls.
The Scar

72 hours

Sheffields' Manor

Shira on the Road. Shira Girls Choir

Shtetl. For women & girls only.
Shwekey, Yaakov. A Time for Music 29 & 30 Part 1. Camp Hasc
Siam and I. Live musical for women & girls
Simcha Leiner live in Odessa

Simchacise Dancing

Sisters. Episode 1 the Shidduch

Sisters. Episode 2 the vacation

Sisters. Episode 3 The hospital

Social smarts

Song of the hills

Sparks of Light

Spellbound-- A Musical Comedy for Ladies and Girls

Story chest v.1 Elisha ba'al Kenafayim

Story chest v.2 What's mine is what's yours

Story chest v.3 Lifnim mishuras hadin

Strike on Heaven. The Third Reich's War on Yiddishkeit
Stranger. (for women and girls)
newThe Sword. Part 1- Adventure in Budapest.Greentec
newThe Sword. Part 2- Running on Empty Greentec
newThe Sword. Part 3- End of the Road. Greentec

Taste of Shabbos with Rebbetzin Esther Winner

A Tear for Shabbos

That's my Nanny

35 Minute Express Workout with Elana

Tipping the Scale

Together as one, Camp Bnos Yisrael

True enemy v. 1, Adventure in Istanbul

True enemy v. 2 Danger game

True enemy v. 3 Wrong identity

True enemy v. 4 Unmasked

Trust Me. Film for women and girls
Twins from France. Back to China

Twins from France in China

Twins from France in Trouble

Twins from France. Looking for a Job
Twins from France. Offline

We Got Annie

Wein, Berel. Conversations with Rabbi Wein

Where’s Yossele?

Wishes. For Women and Girls

Wizdom of Oz

Yaakov Shwekey. Live in Caesaria II 5770

Yaakov Shwekey. Live in Israel

Yaakov Shwekey. Live in Paris 2006

Yaakov Shwekey. Live in Israel. Nokia Stadium 5773

Yankel Am Ha’aretz; a story of hope

YBC live -- Yeshiva Boys Choir

YBC live 2-- Yeshiva Boys Choir

YBC live 3-- Yeshiva Boys Choir

YBC live 4-- Yeshiva Boys Choir

Yiddish World Remembered



CD-ROMs and Software

Krohn, P. Catching Sacred Letters: a Journey to the Yeshivos of Yesteryear

Eternal luminaries; a voyage to renowned European towns and villages with Rabbi Paysach Krohn

The Mishkan; the tabernacle

Krohn, Pesach -- From Majestic Peaks to a Valley of Tears: A Passage Through Jewish Poland with Rabbi Paysach Kroh




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