Holocaust & Genocide Studies

Special Collections holds rich and unique primary source materials to support research in Holocaust and Genocide Studies, as well as in Exile Studies.

We work closely with our colleagues at the USC Shoah Foundation and at the Shoah Foundation Institute for Advanced Genocide Research to pursue and acquire materials relevant for the research of our students, faculty, and visiting researchers.

 


COLLECTIONS OF PEOPLE WHO ESCAPED THE HOLOCAUST AND FOUND EXILE OR REFUGE IN THE US. THESE PAPERS OFTENTIMES INCLUDE INFORMATION ON PERSECUTION, INTERNMENT, AND ESCAPE


 
COLLECTIONS THAT HAVE INFORMATION ON THE TREATMENT OF GAYS AND LESBIANS DURING THE HOLOCAUST
COLLECTIONS THAT FOCUS ON AMERICAN RIGHT-WING AND NAZI ORGANIZATIONS