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Browse BRL collection
You can use the following Library of Congress classification range to browse the book collection in BRL:
Hebrew language PJ4501-4937
Hebrew literature PJ5001-5060
Yiddish language PJ511-5119
Yiddish literature PJ5120-5192
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