Ontario Jewish Archives, Blankenstein Family Heritage Centre

Zone d'identification

Identifiant

ON00210

Forme autorisée du nom

Ontario Jewish Archives, Blankenstein Family Heritage Centre

forme(s) parallèle(s) du nom

Autre(s) forme(s) du nom

  • (OJA)
  • (OJA)

Type

  • Organisme ethnique
  • Communautaire

Zone du contact

 

Dara Solomon, Director

Type

Adresse

Adresse physique

4600 Bathurst St.

Localité

Toronto

Région

Ontario

Nom du pays

Code postal

Téléphone

Fax

416-849-1006

Courriel

URL

www.ontariojewisharchives.org

Note

Zone de description

Historique

Founded in 1973, the Ontario Jewish Archives, Blankenstein Family Heritage Centre is a department of UJA Federation of Greater Toronto.

Contexte géographique et culturel

Textes de référence

Structure administrative

The Ontario Jewish Archives is a department of the UJA Federation of Greater Toronto.

Gestion des archives courantes et intermédiaires et politiques de collecte

The OJA's mandate is to acquire, preserve and makes accessible the records that chronicle our province’s Jewish history. The collection documents organizations, businesses and individuals.

Bâtiments

The OJA is housed in the Lipa Green Centre on the Sherman Campus of UJA Federation. Our facilities consist of a dedicated research room, processing area and climate-controlled vault.

Fonds

The records of the OJA illustrate the vibrancy of the community from its earliest days to the present. This includes over 5,000 cubic feet of textual records; 60,000 historic photographs documenting Jewish life across Ontario; over 300 oral histories; over 300 films dating from the 1920s until the present; over 1,500 blueprints and architectural drawings created by Ontario's most notable Jewish architects; hundreds of artifacts; unpublished histories; and Jewish newspapers in Yiddish, Hebrew, and English.

Instruments de recherche, guides et publications

The OJA's collections are searchable on its website at: www.ontariojewisharchives.org

Zone de l'accès

Heures d'ouverture

The OJA is open five days a week by appointment only.

Monday to Thursday
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
(research room closes at 4:30 p.m.)

Friday hours vary by season

Closed Jewish and statutory holidays.

Conditions d'accès et d'utilisation

Please call ahead to discuss your research needs and to make an appointment.
The OJA adheres to all relevant legislation regarding access to and use of our records, including privacy and copyright legislation.

Accessibilité

The OJA is a fully-accessible institution.

Zone des services offerts

Services d'aide à la recherche

The OJA is staffed with professionally educated and trained archivists who are able to help you with your research needs. The OJA will provide up to one hour of personal research for free, after which a fee will be charged. Please visit our website for more details.

Services de reproduction

The OJA provides in-house reproduction services. Please consult our website for applicable fees.

Espaces publics

Zone du contrôle

Identifiant de la description

Identifiant du service d'archives

Règles et/ou conventions utilisées

Statut

Niveau de détail

Dates de production, de révision et de suppression

Langue(s)

Écriture(s)

Sources

Notes de maintenance

Mots-clés

Points d'accès

  • Presse-papier

Contact principal

4600 Bathurst St.
Toronto, Ontario