The Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered in 1947 in a cave at Qumran, on the West Bank of the Dead Sea.
Written in Aramaic, Hebrew and Greek, they describe the beliefs and practices of a Judean sect
living during the Second Temple period.
TEXTS AND PRIMARY RESOURCES
Orion Centre for the Study of the Dead Sea Scrolls
The Leon Levy Dead Sea Scrolls Digital Archive
The Palestine Exploration Fund: Qumran Photographs
International Organization for Qumran Studies
University of Chicago: The Dead Sea Scrolls and Other Hebrew MSS Project