German resources

3. Resources in the Rest of the World

3.1 Archives

Repositories of primary sources
This is a portal which will allow you to access over 5250 websites describing holdings of manuscripts, archives, rare books, historical photographs, and other primary sources, including specific sections - ordered by country. (Please note: this repository is no longer maintained or updated, as of January 2015)

The Central Archives for the History of the Jewish People Jerusalem
The Central Archives have rescued and preserved the archival remnants of hundreds of Jewish communities, organizations and public figures from all over the world. To date, the Central Archives have assembled some 800 lists of documents relating to Jews, as well as a microfilm collection consisting of over 6 000 000 frames.

DEFA Film Archive at the University of Massachusetts Amherst
The DEFA Film Library at the University of Massachusetts Amherst is the only archive and study center outside Europe devoted to the study of a broad spectrum of filmmaking by East German filmmakers or related to East Germany from 1946 to the present. The DEFA Film Library was founded in 1990 by the University of Massachusetts Amherst in the Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures, and operates under agreements between the University, the DEFA-Stiftung, PROGRESS Film-Verleih, GmbH and ICESTORM International, Inc.

Archives Portal Europe provides access to information on archival material from different European countries as well as information on archival institutions throughout the continent.