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Footprints: Jewish Books Through Time and Place
Footprints: Jewish Books Through Time and Place Partner: Marjorie Lehman, Michelle Chesner, Adam Shear, and Joshua Teplitsky- Jewish Theological Seminary, Columbia University Libraries, University of Pittsburgh, and Stony Brook University
Footprints traces the history and movements of Jewish books during and after the early modern period. Each literary work or imprint represents a moment in time and space when an idea was conceived and documented, and in some cases shared with a chosen few, or distributed widely across regions or...

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Access: Released: March 2015

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eLearning Faculty Fellowship
eLearning Faculty Fellowship Jewish Theological Seminary
The eLearning Faculty Fellowship is an inter-institutional collaboration of the Jewish Theological Seminary's Davidson Graduate School of Jewish Education, Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion, Yeshiva University, and the Columbia Center for New Media Teaching and Learning (CCNMTL) to support the design and implementation of educational technology projects...

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Access: Private
Released: May 2013
Learn.jtsa.edu
Learn.jtsa.edu Partner: Marc Gary, Charlie Schwartz- The Jewish Theological Seminary
Learn.jtsa.edu is a website of The Jewish Theological Seminary (JTS) that provides public access to a vast array of resources from one of the world's leading centers of Jewish learning. The site integrates a number of deep and engaging Jewish educational resources for individuals, rabbis, teachers and communities to use...

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Released: October 2012
Archived, no longer available.
Religious Worlds of New York
Religious Worlds of New York Partner: Henry Goldschmidt- Interfaith Center of New York
Religious Worlds of New York is a collaboration between CCNMTL, the Interfaith Center of New York, and Union Theological Seminary. The project is centered on a three-week summer institute for K-12 instructors exploring new ways to teach students about religious institutions that are part of the fabric of American life....

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Access: Open to all
Released: May 2012

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Sacred Gotham
Sacred Gotham Partner: Courtney Bender- Columbia College
In Courtney Bender's Religion and the City course at Columbia University, maps and mapping technologies help students better conceptualize the impact of larger social trends on religious groups. Students conduct individual research projects on religious sites in Manhattan and investigate how population and economic changes in the city have influenced...

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Access: Columbia only
Released: September 2006

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The Holy Teaching of Vimalakirti: A Mahayana Scripture
The Holy Teaching of Vimalakirti: A Mahayana Scripture Partner: Robert Thurman- Arts and Sciences
A study environment for Professor Robert A. F. Thurman's translation of The Holy Teachings of the Vimalakirti. This site allows students to contextualize the ideas of the text and the ideas and history of Buddhism with the help of textual, visual and audio annotations. Features include Sanskrit glossaries and annotations,...

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Access: Columbia only
Released: December 2002

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Res Gestae: Propaganda in the Ancient World
Res Gestae: Propaganda in the Ancient World Partner: Myles McDonnell- Arts and Sciences
This Multimedia Study Enviroment offers an English translation of Augustus's famous declaration of his personal and governmental achievements. The document is annotated with definitions and helpful biographies, as well as plans, elevations, and pictures of ancient buildings. At relevant moments in the text, the writings of contemporary historians such as...

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Access: Columbia only
Released: September 2002

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Paradise Lost Book IX by John Milton
Paradise Lost Book IX by John Milton Partner: Andrea Solomon- School of General Studies
A primary reading in the Core Curriculum, this text is enhanced by the MSE with the inclusion of a catalogue of images, notes on the text by the MSE's faculty consultant, glossaries of concepts and people, and links to reference materials such as the John Milton Reading Room....

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Released: June 2000
Archived, no longer available.