International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies

Resources Available Through IAJGS

International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies (IAJGS)

IAJGS Leadership Forum

The IAJGS Leadership Forum is a vehicle for discussion among the leaders of IAJGS member societies. Participation is restricted to presidents, newsletter editors, webmasters, and board members of of those societies plus such individuals as are nominated by the societies' presidents or chairs, who should send their nominations to the . Archive of past posts is here.

Organizational Material

Use these documents to help you set up your society and promote membership.

Selected Websites of Genealogical Interest

For a compilation of links to useful websites related to genealogy, click here.

IAJGS International Jewish Cemetery Project

The mission of the IAJGS International Jewish Cemetery Project is to document all Jewish burial sites throughout the world. To view the most current cemetery list online, click here . This IAJGS project only identifies cemeteries and burial sites. It is not an index of individual names and graves. For updated worldwide individual Jewish burials please refer to JOWBR (JewishGen Online Worldwide Burial Registry). IAJGS can not respond to personal requests for burial information.

Yearbook of Jewish Genealogical Societies

The Yearbook of Jewish Genealogical Societies contains updated information about over one hundred organizations involved in Jewish genealogy, providing a synopsis of activities during the past year and the latest organizational contact information.

North American Jewish Community Books

This bibliography (click here to access) was compiled and edited by Hal Bookbinder & Joan Rimmon. It was included in Yearbook 2000, the syllabus of the 20th IAJGS International Conference on Jewish Genealogy, July 2000, Salt Lake City. If you are aware of additional books to be added to this bibliography, please e-mail the information to Hal Bookbinder.

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