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The Center in the News:

Check out these recent articles on our work:

Reading Eagle (July 6, 2015): Grant keeps Holocaust story alive

Holocaust Survivor Profile

Reading Eagle Profile on the late

Eugene Abramowicz


The Lakin HRC Celebrates 20 Years!

Lecture Helps Mark Holocaust Resource Center's 20th Anniversary

Holocaust scholar Geoffrey Megargee, Ph.D., was at Albright College to lecture on "The Universe of Nazi Camps and Ghettos," the subject of his groundbreaking research.


Lakin Holocaust Library & Resource Center

Edwin & Alma N. '51 Lakin Holocaust Resource Center
Established in 1993 by the Jewish Federation of Reading and Albright College

Coordinator: Amanda J. Hornberger

Fall 2015 Hours:

Closed until January 2016

Check Schedule Changes Box (on the right) for weekly schedule changes.

Other hours by appointment

Phone: 610-921-7214
Fax: 610-921-7509




Visitors Welcome!

Abramowicz  in HRC

Holocaust survivor, the late Eugene Abramowicz, formerly of Berlin, Germany, reviews Holocaust artifacts with the Center's former intern, Penn State Berks student Lacey Lott.

Fall 2015 Schedule Changes

The Lakin HRC will be closed from November 18, 2015 until mid-January 2016. If you need materials during this time, please stop by the circulation desk. If it is an urgent matter please email Sandy at

Thank you in advance for your understanding.





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