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Dead Sea Scrolls go online

Parts of the world famous Dead Sea Scrolls have been placed online for the first time by Google. The scrolls were written over 2,000 years ago but wer…

(Some) Dead Sea Scrolls Available Online

It was bound to happen: you can now access the Dead Sea Scrolls online. Well, some of them. The scrolls as a collection include over 900 texts, many of them fragmentary, so what we’ve got here is a starting point. In a collaboration between the Israel Museum and Google, five of [...]

Dead Sea Scrolls to be published online

The Dead Sea Scrolls are to be digitized and placed online for anyone to read. One of the most important archeological finds of the modern era the Dea…