The “Niedersächsischen Nachrichten von Gelehrten neuen Sachen“ [Lower Saxon Notices for New Learned Matters] was published in Hamburg and stood in the tradition of early scholarly periodicals. The journal appeared in the years 1729 to 1736 (until 1731 under the name “Niedersächsische neue Zeitungen“ [New Lower Saxon Newspaper] and followed the example of other reviewing papers, such as the “Neue Zeitschrift für Gelehrte Sachen” [New Periodical for Learned Affairs]. Every two weeks it reported on all areas of the sciences with a focus on scholarly life in Hamburg.
Defamatory Text Concerning Simon Lefmans, “Niedersächsische Nachrichten von Gelehrten neuen Sachen“ [Lower Saxon Notices for New Learned Matters] of November 2, 1733 (Vol. LXXXVI), pp. 737-746. (translated by Richard S. Levy), edited in: Key Documents of German-Jewish History, <https://dx.doi.org/10.23691/jgo:source-143.en.v1> [February 24, 2021].