Language and Culture Archive of Ashkenazic Jewry Digital Archive User Guide: Answer Data

This is a guide to using the Digital Archive to the Language and Culture Atlas of Ashkenazic Jewry (


At first glance, the answers may be difficult to read.  Therefore, we recommend that you begin by reading the section on understanding the answers.  Then we suggest you familiarize yourself with the  conventions of the printouts, which will provide the most efficient way of gathering large amounts of data, followed by the answer sheets.  The blue books are less likely to play a role in your first round of research, so you can easily opt to return to that section later.

Understanding the Answers


Answer Sheets

Blue Books