Holocaust Encyclopedia

Publication Details

  • Time-span 1933 - 1957
  • Subscription Type FREE
  • License Information Unlimited simultaneous users.
  • Publisher United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Washington D.C.
  • Languages English, Spanish, French
  • Resource Types Reference Source
  • Description The Holocaust was the systematic, bureaucratic, state-sponsored persecution and murder of approximately six million Jews by the Nazi regime and its collaborators. During the era of the Holocaust, the Nazis also targeted other groups: Roma (Gypsies), the handicapped, some of the Slavic peoples (Poles, Russians, and others), Communists, Socialists, Jehovah's Witnesses, and homosexuals. This encyclopedia includes articles and other resources on the Holocaust and related subjects.