Further Reading
  • Frank M. Cross. The Ancient Library of Qumran. 3rd ed. Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press, 1995.
  • Frank M. Cross “The Development of the Jewish Scripts,” in The Bible and Ancient Near East:  Essays in Honor of William Foxwell Albright. (ed. by G. E. Wright. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1965).
  • Greg Doudna, “Dating the Scrolls on the Basis of Radiocarbon Analysis,” in The Dead Sea Scrolls after Fifty Years: A Comprehensive Assessment, ed. Peter W. Flint and James C. VanderKam (Leiden: Brill, 1998–1999), 1:430–471.
  • Donald W. Parry et al., “New Technological Advances: DNA, Electronic Databases, Imaging Radar,” in The Dead Sea Scrolls after Fifty Years: A Comprehensive Assessment, ed. Peter W. Flint and James C. VanderKam (Leiden: Brill, 1998–1999), 1:496-515.
  • Emanuel Tov, “The Copying of a Biblical Scroll,” Journal of Religious History 26/2 (2002): 189–209. http://www.blackwell-synergy.com/doi/pdf/10.1111/1467-9809.00150
  • Emanuel Tov, Scribal Practices and Approaches Reflected in the Texts Found in the Judean Desert. Leiden: Brill, 2004.
  • Scott R. Woodward et al., “Analysis of Parchment Fragments from the Judean Desert Using DNA techniques,” in Current Research and Technological Developments on the Dead Sea Scrolls: Conference on the Texts from the Judean Desert, Jerusalem, 30 April 1995, ed. Donald W. Parry and Stephen D. Ricks (Leiden: Brill, 1996), 215-238.