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The Leo Baeck Institute Year Book is the pre-eminent journal on Central European Jewish history and culture. This well-established publication covers cultural, economic, political, social and religious history, the impact of antisemitism and the Jewish responses to it.

The Year Book is the publication of the Leo Baeck Institute, founded in 1955 for the study of the history and culture of German-speaking Central European Jewry. The journal of record in its field, the Year Book features the world's most prominent experts in the social, cultural, intellectual and political history of Jews in Central Europe after 1789, including the Holocaust.

Abstracting and Indexing Services


The LBI Year Book is covered by the following abstracting/indexing services:

Historical Abstracts (excludes N. America)

Index for Jewish Periodicals

International Bibliography of Book Reviews of Scholarly Literature on the Humanities and Social Sciences (IBR)

International Bibliography of Periodicals (IBZ)