Biographies of Torah Commentators
Created by the producers of the La-Am Talmud, this site provides short biographies of commentators on Jewish texts as well as terms related to them. The collection is arranged alphabetically.
Biographies of Tzadikim
Searchable database of biographies of tzadikim based on their yahrzeits (death dates), referred to in some communities as the hillulah. Some material is factual, some includes legends and give their source. You can arrange the output by date as well.
Judische Schriftstellerinnen und Schriftsteller in Westfalen
Based at the University of Paderborn, this project offers bio- and bibliographical information about more than 500 Jewish authors with biographical connections to Westphalia, Germany, including text excerpts, audio documents, images and related data. The site is in German, and provides links to relevant sites as well.
This site provides access to the books and teachings of Rabbi Abraham Isaac HaKohen Kook, the first chief rabbi of Israel. There is an extensive database of his teachings on the weekly Torah parasha as well as material on Shabbat, the holidays, prayer and stories.
Tanach Profiles: An Encyclopedia of Biblical Personalities
Created by Rabbi Jonathan Mishkin, this is an alphabetical listing of every individual mentioned in the Bible. Its focus is the literal presentation of the stories and lives of the many people who populate the Bible. Entries contain three pieces of information. (1) The individuals name; (2) Locations where the person appears in the Bible, (3 A summary of the personalitys life as recorded in the text.