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Embarking on self-education can be daunting. Where do you start? This section is a selection of resources to help if you are new to these topics. After checking these out, the sections below have resources to help you dig deeper.


Chicago Focus

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The Jews of Chicago

Storage F548.9.J5 C87 1996

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Chicago's Jewish West Side

Storage F548.9.J5 C86 2009

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The Kosher Capones

eBook (SAIC Login Required)

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Dear Rhoda

PS3618.U77 D437 2022

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Honor: Stories




  • The LUNAR Collective [YouTube Channel]
    "The LUNAR Collective cultivates connection, belonging, and visibility for Asian American Jews through intersectional community programming and authentic media storytelling."

Connect: Institutions, Organizations, and Services

Learn about SAIC's current Student Affinity Groups to find ways to connect at school!