This page contains items set in or detailing information about the concentration camp at Bergen-Belsen.


Print Resources:


McCann, Michelle R.
D804.34.M34 2003 Check availability
Luba: The Angel of Bergen-Belsen
Gr. 2-5
A biography of the Jewish heroine, Luba Tryszynska, who saved the lives of more than fifty Jewish children in the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp during the winter of 1944/45.
Grade 8 teacher resource PDF which focuses on language with activities and lesson plan.

Perl, Lila
DS135.G5 L336 1996 Check availability
Four Perfect Pebbles: A Holocaust Story
Gr. 6-10
Provides a factual reflection of the life of a young girl and her family during the Holocaust.
Teacher resource with activities for each chapter.

Siegal, Aranka
DS135.S89 S547 2003 Check availability
Grace in the Wilderness: After the Liberation, 1945-1948
Gr. 8 & Up
Liberated from Bergen-Belsen at the end of World War II but haunted by the memory of her ordeal, fifteen-year-old Piri starts a strange new life a Jew in Sweden.

Wild, Margaret
PZ7.W64574 Le 1991 Check availability
Let the Celebrations Begin!
Gr. 4 and Up
A child, who remembers life at home before life in a concentration camp, makes toys with the women to give to the other children at the very special party they are going to have when the soldiers arrive to liberate the camp.

Audiovisual Resources:


The Angel of Bergen Belsen
A&E Television Network
D804.196.T74 A53 2008 Check availability
Not Rated
"Luba," a nurse and inmate in the German concentration camp at Bergen-Belsen, helped protect and care for 54 Dutch Jewish children who lost their parents to the camps.
Run time: 50 minutes

Articles & Websites:


The Belsen Trial
http://www.nizkor.org/hweb/camps/bergen-belsen/