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The archive includes letters, manuscripts, drawings, printed books from her collection and of her works, as well as studies of her works, etc. ; אלזה לסקר-שילר (1945-1869), משוררת יהודייה בשפה הגרמנית. פעלה בגרמניה עד 1933. לאחר מכן התיישבה בירושלים ונפטרה בה. הארכיון כולל מכתבים, רישומים, ספרים מיצירותיה וביקורות על עבודתה, וכן חומרים הקשורים לבנה פאול.

Title Else Lasker-Schüler Archive.
Additional Titles Archive of Else Lasker-Schüler
ארכיון אלזה לסקר-שילר
Creation Date 1893-2008
Citation Note ARC. Ms. Var. 501, Else Lasker-Schüler Archive, Archives Department, National Library of Israel.
Notes Fonds Record
Letters to Emil Raas are in a separate number ARC. 4* 1821. A CD with a Swiss radio programme on Emil Rass and on Else Lasker-Schüler broadcasted in March 2015 was transferred to the sound collection.
There have been numerous exhibitions, mainly of ELS's drawings.
Else Lasker-Schüler was a German-born Jewish poet, who wrote in German. She was active in Germany until 1933. She eventually settled and died in Jerusalem.
Copies/עותקים: Some parts of the archive are available on microfilm: reel 1 - ARC. Ms. Var. 501/2:1-2:115/4
reel 2 - ARC. Ms. Var. 501/2:116-2:194
reel 3 - ARC. Ms. Var. 501/4:2-4:92, 12:1&2-end + Schwadron collection
reel 4 - ARC. Ms. Var. 501/5:1-5:204
reel 5 - ARC. Ms. Var. 501/5:205-5:313
reel 6 - ARC. Ms. Var. 501/1,3. Scans of her drawings are available on CD rom D 22/1-2
Language note/הערת שפה: The material is mainly in German, and some translations in Hebrew and English.
Format 12 m..
Host Item Else Lasker-Schüler Archive.
Language German
Call Number ARC. Ms. Var. 501
System Number 990026102280205171

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