- Talmud and oral law
- Jewish history
- Land of Israel studies
- Hebrew language
- Jewish philosophy
- Related fields (Assyriology, religions etc.)
- Reference books such as: atlases, encyclopedias, general reference, dictionaries and maps
The Reading Room collection is designated for reference only and cannot be borrowed.
The Open Stacks collection may be borrowed.
Bar-Ilan master's and doctoral dissertations (DIS)
Master's and doctoral dissertations on Jewish studies are in the reading room – (bookcase) cupboard number 8 near the elevator
Microcopies (FIC, MIC)
The library has a collection of Microcopies of books, newspapers and periodicals.
The microfilms and microfiches are available for viewing, scanning or downloading.