Group launches digital library of Dead Sea Scrolls

19.12.2012                      06.Tewet. 5773

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Group launches digital library of Dead Sea Scrolls

Thousands of ancient fragments searchable online after Antiquities Authority and Google launch digital library.

The online, searchable archive (www.deadseascrolls.org.il) was launched after the authority spent two years scanning thousands of ancient fragments of parchment. The Dead Sea scrolls were found in 11 caves at Qumran in the Judean Desert in 1947….