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A guide to resources on language, literature, and culture in Russia.

Recent Books on Russian Culture and Literature

Where to start research in Russian

Here's how to get started in research for Russian culture, literature and language:

  • Reference Materials, such as encyclopedia entries in the books listed below, will give you an overview of Russian culture and history.
  • Newspapers based in Russia will be a good place to look for contemporary events and an archive of recent events in Russia.
  • Databases will contain secondary sources that provide interpretation and discussion of topics and issues in Russian Studies.

Reference Materials in Russian

Here are some selected reference materials to get you started in research on Russia:

News from Russia

Articles and Databases in Russian