Holocaust Encyclopedia

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The Holocaust Encyclopedia is an online encyclopedia, published by the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, offering detailed information about The Holocaust and the events surrounding it.

The encyclopedia is organized by the following topics:

  • The Third Reich
  • The Holocaust
  • Victims of the Nazi Era
  • Rescue and Resistance
  • After the Holocaust
  • Additional Resources

It includes a number of articles and other resources:

  • Articles (840)
  • Identity cards of victims (600)
  • Artifacts (140)
  • Documents (35)
  • Historical film footage (160)
  • Oral histories (550)
  • Maps (25)
  • Music (11)
  • Photographs (1300)

Holocaust Encyclopedia materials and other resources are available in multiple languages: Arabic, Greek, Spanish, French, Italian, Korean, Russian, Urdu, Farsi, Bahasa Indonesia, Portuguese, Turkish, Chinese

It includes a learning site for students. Organized by theme, the site uses text, photographs, maps, artifacts, and personal histories to provide an overview of the Holocaust.

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