The article discusses the world’s literature devoted to the history of the Lodz ghetto published since 1943. It includes articles as well as books printed in various languages, which haven’t been translated into Polish or English up to nowadays. The aim of the article is to present the Lodz ghetto literature focusing on different areas like cultural life in the Lodz ghetto, German and Jewish administration, chief of the Judenrat Chaim Rumkowski and memoirs. The article describes also memorial books devoted to Lodz,
which have never been translated from Yiddish into Polish. Moreover the article deals with the reasons why historians aren’t interested in the history of the Lodz ghetto. It also presents the project which aim is to gather literature of the ghetto worldwide.