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Content Editors
Ruth Clements
Shani Berrin Tzoref

Contributing Authors:
Ruth Clements
Shani Berrin Tzoref
Asher Altshul
Mayaan Pase-Jaffe
Hannah Wortzman

Site Photograph by Dubi Tal, Albatross Aerial Perspective. Used by Permission.

Architectural projections of the Qumran site and Scriptorium by Leen Ritmyer, © Ritmyer Archaeological Design, Used by permission.

Videos produced by Elad—Media Concept.
***Special thanks to Jodi Magness, of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, for conducting the Video Tour of the Qumran site.

Photographs by permission of:
The Israel Antiquities Authority
Qumran- & Israelarchive Alexander Schick /
Elad Vladislovsky

Quotations of Qumran texts are from Michael O. Wise, Martin G. Abegg, and Edward M. Cook, The Dead Sea Scrolls: A New Translation. San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco, 1996. Used by permission.

The Orion Center wishes to thank the Dorot Foundation and an anonymous donor via the Canadian Friends of the Hebrew University for their support of the design and implementation of the Virtual Qumran project. As always, we thank the Orion Foundation and the Sir Zelman Cowen Universities Fund for their ongoing support of the Orion Center and of this project.

A special vote of thanks to Esther Chazon, former Director of the Orion Center, for initiating VQ and seeing it through its earlier stages of design and construction.

We would also like to thank Esther Chazon, Hanan Eshel, Shalom Paul, Eileen M. Schuller, Daniel R. Schwartz, Michael Segal, Michael Stone, and Emanuel Tov for their comments on the written materials.