2011 Conference
Site and Transportation
Presenters
Program
Register Here
Families
Students
Shabbat at Limmud NY
Taste of Limmud NY
Volunteer to Present

RegistrationPreviousNext

Naomi Barth

American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee

Email: show

Naomi Barth is currently the Indexing Project Coordinator in the Global Archives of the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC), where she is coordinating the creation of a database of archival documents for web publication. She holds a B.A. in History with a concentration in Near Eastern and Judaic Studies from Brandeis University.

Beyond the Microfilm: Genealogy in a Modern Age

Genealogy in a Modern Age

Global Culture & History

The word “genealogist” typically evokes images of researchers relegated to the dusty basement archive as they search for their family records. With new technology, the creation of databases allows the family historian to conduct more productive searches, while also creating an online genealogy community. Through coordinating such a names' database for the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC), the presenter built a database, a community of volunteers, and a relationship to her past.

RegistrationPreviousNext

Copyright © 2007-2009 Limmud NY. All rights reserved. | Powered by Master Agenda