Library Research Guide for Russian and Soviet History

Library Research Guide for Russian and Soviet History

Agreement on the Royal Succession
Grigory Musikiysky
Collection highlights, The Hermitage

General Research Guides
Encyclopedias & Dictionaries
Biographical Sources
Guides to Libraries and Archives
Periodicals and Newspapers
Government Documents
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General Research Guides

Scholarly Guides | Guides for Historians | Guides for Russian History | Soviet Source Descriptions |
Guides to Books and Microforms


General Scholarly Guides

Bibliograficheskii poisk v nauchnoi rabote: spravochnoe posobie-putevoditel'
Ienish, K.V.
Moscow: Kniga, 1982
Library Annex Z 1002 .I22 1982

Guide to Reference Books
Robert Balay
Chicago: American Library Association, 1996
Olin Reference Z 1035 .M94 1996
Uris Reference Z 1035.1 .S54 1996
Also at Mann, Law, ILR, & Fine Arts

Sources of Information in the Social Sciences: A Guide to the Literature
William H. Webb, and associates Alan R. Beals ... [et al.]
Rev. ed. of: Sources of information in the social sciences / Carl M. White and associates. 2nd ed. 1973.
Chicago: American Library Association, 1986.
Olin Library Reference Z 7161 .W58 1986
Olin Library Z 7161 .W58 1986 +
Also at Mann, ILR, and Africana


General Guides for Historians

Guide to Historical Literature
Board of editors: George Frederick Howe, chairman [and others] assisted by section editors, a central editor and others
New York, Macmillan, 1961
Olin Library Z 6201.A51 G9

The American Historical Association's Guide to Historical Literature
general editor, Mary Beth Norton; associate editor, Pamela Gerardi
New York : Oxford University Press, 1995
Olin Reference Z 6201.A51 G9 1995
Uris Reference Z 6201 .A51 1995

Annual Bulletin of Historical Literature
Historical Association (Great Britain)
London: The Association
Olin Library Z 6205 .H67
Networked Resource [Restricted to Cornell]

The Historian's Handbook; A Descriptive Guide to Reference Works
Helen J. Poulton
Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1972
Library Annex & ILR Library Z 6201 .P65


Guides for Russian History

Guide to Russian Reference Books
Edited by J. S. G. Simmons
Stanford University: Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace, 1962 -
Olin Library Reference Z 2491 .M21 +

Guide to Research in Russian History
Morley, Charles
Syracuse University Press. 1951
Olin Library Reference Z 2506 .M86

Fundamentals of Russian reference work in the humanities and social sciences
Wojciech Zalewski
New York: Russica Publishers, 1985
Olin Library Z 2491 .A1 Z22
Library Annex Z 2491 .A1 Z22


Soviet Source Descriptions

Istochnikovedenie istorii sovetskogo obshchestva: ukazatel´ literatury
Akademiia nauk SSSR, Ordena Trudovogo Krasnogo Znameni institut istorii SSSR
Moskva: Institut istorii SSSR AN SSSR, 1987 -
Olin Library Z 2511 .H5 I86

Problemy istochnikovedeniia istorii SSSR i spetsial´nykh istoricheskikh distsiplin: stat´i i materialy
redaktsionnaia kollegiia I.D. Koval´chenko, otvetstvennyi redaktor ... et al.
Moskva: Izd-vo "Nauka", 1984
Library Annex DK 38 .P9515 1984


Guides to Books and Microforms

Guide to Russian reprints and microforms
New York, Pilvax Publishing Corporation, 1973
Library Annex Z 2519 .G94 +

National register of microform masters (1965-1983)
Washington, Library of Congress
Olin Library Reference Z 1033 .M5 N27 +

Books on demand
Ann Arbor, MI: UMI, 1993-
Olin Library Reference Microfiche Z 1000.5 O94


Encyclopedias and Dictionaries


Bol'shaia sovetskaia entsiklopediia. Ezhegodnik.
Table of contents of the Annuals of the Great Soviet encyclopedia. 1957/61
New York, Telberg Book Corporation.
Ref AE 55 .B69 E92+

Great Soviet encyclopedia [Bol'shaia sovetskaia entsiklopediia]
A. M. Prokhorov, editor in chief
New York, Macmillan 1973-1982.
Olin Library Reference AE 55 .B69 1973 +

Ekonomicheskaia entsiklopediia. Politicheskaia ekonomiia
glav. redaktor Rumiantsev, A.M.
Moskva : Izd-vo "Sov. entsiklopediia," 1972-1980.
Olin Library HB 61 .E357 +

Entsiklopedicheskii slovar'
[pod redaktsiei professora I.E. Andreevskago]. -- F.A. Brokgauz, I.A. Efron.
St. Petersburg, 1890-1904.
Olin Library AE 55 .E61 +

Evreiskaia entsiklopediia. Svod' znanii o evreisme i ego kul'tur" v proshlom" i nastoiashchem"
Brokgauz-Efron. St. Petersburg 1906-13. 16 v.
Olin Library DS 102.8 .E93+

Kratkaia geograficheskaia entsiklopediia
Glav. redaktor A.A. Grigor´ev
Moskva: Sovetskaia entsiklopediia. 1960-66. 5v.
Olin Library G 103 .K89 +

Biographical dictionary of the Comintern
Branko Lazitch in collaboration with Milorad M. Drachkovitch. -- New, rev. and expanded ed.
Stanford, CA: Hoover Institution Press, Stanford University, 1986.
Olin Library Reference HX 11 .I5 L431 1986

McGraw-Hill encyclopedia of Russia and the Soviet Union
Michael T. Florinsky, ed.
New York: McGraw-Hill, 1961
Library Annex DK 14 .M14w +

The Military-naval encyclopedia of Russia and the Soviet Union
David R.Jones, ed.
Gulf Breeze, FL: Academic International Press, 1978
Olin Library UA 770 .M64

The Modern encyclopedia of Russian and Soviet history
edited by Wieczynski, Joseph L.
Gulf Breeze, FL: Academic International Press, 1976
Olin Library Reference DK 14 .M68

Encyclopedia of Russian history: From the Christianization of Kiev to the break-up of the U.S.S.R.
John Paxton
Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, 1993.
Uris Library Reference DK 36 .P34 1993

Sovetskaia istoricheskaia entsiklopediia
glavnyi red. E.M. Zhukov
Moskva : Sovetskaia entsiklopediia, 1961 (16 vol.)
Olin Library D 9 .S72 +

USSR facts & figures annual (v. 1-17, 1977 - 1992)
Russia & Eurasia facts & figures annual (v. 18 - current, 1993 - )
Gulf Breeze, FL: Academic International Press
Olin Library HA 1446 .U12 [latest volume in reference]

Diplomaticheskii slovar'
glavnaia redaktsiia A.A. Gromyko, et al.
Moskva : Izd-vo "Nauka", 1984-1986
Olin Library JX 1226 .D59 1984

Dictionary of Russian Historical Terms from the Eleventh Century to 1917
Compiled by Sergei G. Pushkarev. Edited by George Vernadsky and Ralph T. Fisher, Jr.
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1970.
Olin Library DK 36 .P98 +

Biographical Sources


Chleny Gosudarstvennoi Dumy: portrety i b¯iograf¯ii: pervyi sozyv 1906-1911 g.: sess¯iia prodolzhalas´ s 27 aprielia po 9 ¯iiulia 1906 g.
sost. M.M. Bo¯iovich
Olin Library JN6554 .C54

Deiateli revoliutsionnogo dvizheniia v Rossii: bio-bibliograficheskii slovar´ : ot predshestvennikov dekabristov do padeniia tsarizma
Moskva: Izd-vo Vsesoiuznogo obshchestva politicheskikh katorzhan i ssyl´no-poselentsev, 1927-1934
Olin Library DK 188.3 .D32 1927a + (v. 1-3; v. 5)

Spravochnyi, slovar´ o russkikh pisateliakh i uchenykh : umershikh v XVIII-XIX stoliet¯iiakh, i spisok russkikh knig s 1725 po 1825 g.
sostavil Grigor¯ii Gennadi
Berlin: Tip. Rosenthal, 1876-1908
Olin Library Z 2500 .G33 1876a
Olin Library Z 2500 .G33 1969 (Reprint, The Hague)

Russkie biograficheskie i biobibliograficheskie slovari
Kaufman, I.M.
Moskva: Gos. izd-vo kul'turno-prosvetitel'noi lit-ry, 1955
Olin Library Z 5305 .R9 K21 1955a
Olin Library Reference Z 5305 .R9 K21

Biograficheskii slovar´ professorov i prepodavatelei Imperatorskago S.-Peterburgskago Universiteta za istekshuiu tret´iu chetvert´ vieka ego sushchestvovaniia, 1869-1894
Leningradskii gosudarstvennyi universitet imeni A.A. Zhdanova
S.-Peterburg: Tip. B.M. Vol'fa, 1896-98
Olin Library Z 2500 .L56

Biografichesk¯ii slovar´ professorov i prepodavatelei imperatorskago moskovskago universiteta
Moskovskii gosudarstvennyi universitet im. M.V. Lomonosova
Moskva : Universitetskaia Tipograf¯iia, 1855
Contains 260 biographies of professors of Moscow University, 1755-1855
Olin Library Z 2500 .M89

Slovar´ psevdonimov russkikh pisatelei, uchenykh i obshchestvennykh deiatelei
Masanov, I. F. (Ivan Filippovich)
Moskva: Izd-vo Vses. knizh. palaty, 1956-1960
Olin Library Z 1073 .M39 1956 +

Portraits of Prominent USSR Personalities
Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, v.1-4 (1968-1971)
Olin Library DK 268.A1 P961

A Biographical directory of 100 leading Soviet officials
Rahr, Alexander G
Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1990
Library Annex JN 6521 .R34x 1990

Russkii biograficheskii slovar'
St. Petersburg: Izdanie Imperatorskago Russkago istoricheskago obshchestva, 1896-1918. 25v.
Olin Library CT 1203 .R96 +
Olin Library CT 1203 .R87x 1990 + (Moskva : Aspekt Press, 1997-2000)

The Soviet biographic archive, 1954-1985 [microform]
Cambridge: Chadwyck-Healey in association with RFE-RL Inc. and the Hoover Institution; Alexandria, VA: Distributed in North America by Chadwyck-Healey, 1986
Olin Library Microfiche CT 1203 .S72 [Shelved in Microforms Alcove on the Lower Level]

Soviet biographical service
Minneapolis, MN: Scherer, 1985 - 2002
Olin Library DK 290 .S82 +

A Biographical dictionary of the Soviet Union, 1917-1988
Jeanne Vronskaya with Vladimir Chuguev
New York : Saur, 1989
Olin Library Reference DK 275.A1 V98

Who's who in the Soviet Union: A biographical encyclopedia of 5,000 leading personalities in the Soviet Union
edited by Borys Lewytzkyj
New York: K.G. Saur, 1984
Olin Library Reference DK 275 .A1 W621 ++



Bibliographies of Bibliographies

Current and Retrospective National Bibliographies

General Bibliographies on Russia & the Soviet Union
Emigre publications
Non-Soviet publications

Bibliographies of History 
By Period
By Subject


Bibliographies of Bibliographies

A world bibliography of bibliographies and of bibliographical catalogues, calendars, abstracts, digests, indexes and the like
Besterman, Theodore
Lausanne: Societas Bibliographica, 1965
Olin Library Reference Z 1002 .B56 1965 +
Mann Library Z 1002 .B56 1965

Bibliographic index ["a cumulative bibliography of bibliographies"]
New York: H. W. Wilson Co., v.1-44 (1937/1942-2004)
Olin Library Z 1002 .B58 + (five latest volumes in Reference)

Bibliografiia russkoi bibliografii
B.S. Bodnarskii
Moskva: Izd. zhurnala "Bibliographicheskie izvestiia," 1926
Olin Library Z 2491 .A1 B66 1926a

Literatura russkoi bibliografii
Gennadi, Grigorii N.
Sanktpeterburg : V Tip. Imp. akademii nauk, 1858
Olin Library Z 2491 .A1 G33

Istoriia SSSR : annotirovannyi ukazatel´ bibliograficheskikh posobii, opublikovannykh na russkom iazyke s nachala XIX v. po 1982 g. : v dvukh chastiakh
Glavatskikh, G. A.
Moskva : Gos. biblioteka SSSR imeni V.I. Lenina, 1983-1985
Olin Library Z 2506 .G55 1983 +

Obshchie bibliografii russkikh knig grazhdanskoi pechati, 1708-1955; annotirovannyi ukazatel´
Gosudarstvennaia publichnaia biblioteka imeni M.E. Saltykova-Shchedrina
Leningrad, 1956
Olin Library Z 2491 .A1 L562

Istoriia SSSR; annotirovannyi perechen' russkikh bibliografii, izdannykh do 1965 g.
Gosudarstvennaia publichnaia istoricheskaia biblioteka RSFSR
Moskva : Kniga, 1966
Olin Library Z 2491 .A1 M89 1966

Russian bibliography, libraries and archives: a selective list of bibliographical references for students of Russian history, literature, political, social and philosophical thought, theology and linguistics
Simmons, John Simon Gabriel
Oxford, 1973
Olin Library Reference Z2491 .S42
Olin Library Room 301 Z2491.A1 S59

Biblioteka D.V. Ul´ianinskago; bibliograficheskoe opisanie
Ul´ianinskii, D. V. (Dmitrii Vasil´evich)
Cambridge, Eng. : Oriental Research Partners, 1972
Olin Library Z997 .U39 1972

Bibliografiia rossiiskoi bibliografii
Rossiiskaia knizhnaia palata
Moskva : Izd-vo "Knizhnaia palata,"
Olin Library Room 301 Z2491.A1 V982 + (1992 - current)
Olin Library Room 301 Z2491.A1 V98 + (1954-1991)


Current and Retrospective National Bibliographies

American bibliography of Slavic and East European studies (ABSEES)
Columbus, Ohio, American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies
Olin Library Room 301 Z2483 .A51
Online Database Access

Ezhegodnik knigi SSS
Moskva : Izd-vo Vsesoiuznoi knizhnoi palaty, 1935-1994
Olin Library Z2491 .E9 +

European bibliography of Soviet, East European and Slavonic studies (EBSEES)
Bibliographie européenne des travaux sur l'ex-URSS et l'Europe de l'Est
Europäische Bibliographie zur Osteuropaforschung

Paris: Ecole des hautes études en sciences sociales: Institut d'études slaves, c 1994-
Olin Library Z 2483 .E89 +
Online Database Access

Knigi kirillovskoi pechati XV-XVIII [i.e. piatnadtsatogo-vosemnadtsatogo] vv. : katalog
Guseva, A. A.
Moskva : Gos. biblioteka SSSR im. V. I. Lenina, 1979
Library Annex Z 2483 .G98 +

Svodnyi katalog knig na inostrannykh iazykakh, izdannykh v Rossii v XVIII veke, 1701-1800
redaktsionnaia kollegiia, V.A. Filov, et al.
Leningrad : "Nauka," Leningradskoe otd-nie, 1984-
Olin Library Z 2491 .S96


General Bibliographies on Russia and the Soviet Union - Emigre Publications

Abstracts of Soviet and East European emigré periodical literature
Berkeley, CA: Abstracts of Soviet and East European emigré periodical literature, 1981-1990
Olin Library Z 6956 .R9 A16

Zarubezhnaia periodicheskaia pechat' na russkom iazyke
Berkeley, CA: Informatics & Prognostics, c1992-2003
[Continues: Abstracts of Soviet and East European emigré periodical literature]
Olin Library Z 6956 .R9 A16

Review of Russian emigré books
Pacific Grove, CA: Abstracts of Soviet and East European Emigré Periodical Literature, 1984-
[Supplement To: Abstracts of Soviet and East European emigré periodical literature]
Olin Library Z 2503.5 .E42 R45

Bibliografiia russkoi zarubezhnoi literatury, 1918-1968
Foster, Ludmila A.
Boston: G.K. Hall, 1970
Olin Library Z 2503 .F75 +


General Bibliographies on Russia and the Soviet Union - Non-Soviet Publications

Bibliographien zum Schrifttum aus und über Russland, USSR: Katalog d. bibliogr. Sammlung d. Dokumentationszentrums für d. Schrifttum aus u. über Russland, UdSSR
Freie Universität Berlin. Dokumentationszentrum für das Schrifttum aus und über Russland, UdSSR
Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz [in Komm.], 1977-
Library Annex Z 2491 .A1 B51 1977 ++

Books on soviet Russia, 1917-1942; a bibliography and a guide to reading
Grierson, Philip
London, Methuen & co. ltd., 1943
Olin Library Reference Z 2510 .G84

Basic Russian publications; an annotated bibliography on Russia and the Soviet Union
Horecky, Paul Louis, 1913-
Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1962
Olin Library Reference Z 2491 .H81
Olin Library Room 301 Z 2491 .H81

Russia and the Soviet Union; a bibliographic guide to Western-language publications
Paul L. Horecky, editor.
Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1965
Olin Library Reference Z 2491 .H81 R9
Olin Library Room 301 Z2491.H81 R9

Russia, the USSR, and Eastern Europe: a bibliographic guide to English language publications, 1964-1974
compiled by Stephan M. Horak; edited by Rosemary Neiswender
Littleton, CO: Libraries Unlimited, 1978
Olin Library Reference Z 2483 .H792

Books in English on the Soviet Union, 1917-73: a bibliography
compiled by David Lewis Jones. --
New York: Garland Pub., 1975
Library Annex Z 2491 .J77

Bibliographie der Arbeiten zur osteuropäischen Geschichte aus den deutschprachigen Fachzeitschriften 1858-1964
Meyer, Klaus
Berlin, [Freie Universität, Osteuropa-Institut]; Wiesbaden, Harrassowitz in Kommission, 1966
Library Annex Z 2483 .M61

Bibliographie zur osteuropäischen Geschichte. Verzeichnis d. zwischen 1939 u. 1964 veröffentlichten Literatur in westeurop. Sprachen zur osteurop
Meyer, Klaus
Wiesbaden, Harrassowitz in Komm., 1972
Library Annex Z 2483 .M61 B5 +

Bibliographie zur osteuropäischen Geschichte : Verzeichnis der zwischen 1965 und 1974 veröffentlichen Literatur in westeuropäischen Sprachen zur osteuropäischen Geschichte
Schmidt, Christian D.
Wiesbaden: O. Harrassowitz; Berlin: [Osteuropa-Institut], 1983
Library Annex Z 2483 .S34 1983

Russian history and culture index: a microfiche collection of scarce books on 19th and early 20th century Russia from the Helsinki University Library
University Microfilms International
Ann Arbor, MI : University Microfilms International, 1978-
Olin Library Reference Z 2509 .U58 +


Bibliographies of History - General

Istoriia SSSR; ukazatel´ sovetskoi literatury za 1917-1967 gg.
Fundamental´naia biblioteka obshchestvennykh nauk
Moskva, Izd-vo Akademii nauk SSSR, 1956-<1981>
Olin Library Z 2506 .A31 +

Bibliografiia russkoi bibliografii po istorii SSSR; annotirovannyi perechen´ bibliograficheskikh ukazatelei, izdannykh do 1917 goda
Gosudarstvennaia publichnaia istoricheskaia biblioteka RSFSR
Moskva : Izd-vo Vses. knizhnoi palaty, 1957
Olin Library Z 2491 .A1 M89

Novaia sovetskaia literatura po istorii, arkheologii i etnografii
Moskva, 1947-75
Olin Library Z6205 .N93 +

Novaia sovetskaia literatura po obshchestvennym naukam. Istoriia, arkheologiia, etnografiia
Moskva : Akademiia nauk SSSR, In-t nauchnoi informatsii poobshchestvennym naukam
Moskva : Institut, 1992
[Continues: Novaia sovetskaia literatura po istorii, arkheologii i etnografii]
Olin Library Z 6205 .N93 +

Novaia literatura po sotsial´nym i gumanitarnym naukam. Istoriia, arkheologiia, etnologiia
Rossiiskaia akademiia nauk, Institut nauchnoi informatsii po obshchestvennym naukam
Moskva : Institut, 1993-
[Continues: Novaia otechestvennaia literatura po obshchestvennym naukam. Istoriia, arkheologiia, etnografiia]
Olin Library Z 6205 .N93 +

Bibliography of articles on East-European and Russian history : selected from English-language periodicals, 1850-1938
Späth, Manfred
Berlin: O. Harrassowitz, 1981
Library Annex Z2483 .S73


Bibliographies of History - By Period

Early to 1800 | 1800-1917 | Post 1917 | Transition Period, 1985 -


Early to 1800

Eighteenth century Russia : a select bibliography of works published since 1955
Clendenning, Philip
Newtonville, MA: Oriental Research Partners, 1981
Olin Library Z2508 .C62

Medieval Russia: a source book, 850-1700
edited by Basil Dmytryshyn
Fort Worth, TX: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1991
Olin Library DK 3 .D62 M4 1991

Russkaia kul´tura XVI-XVII [i.e. shestnadtsatogo-semnadtsatogo] vekov v trudakh sovetskikh issledovatelei: Ukazatel´ literatury na russkom iazyke 1918-1977 gg.
Stepanova, M. G.
Moskva: Izd-vo MGU, 1979
Library Annex Z2507.5 .S82


1800 - 1917

Sotsial-demokraticheskaia men´shevistskaia literatura
Burgina, Anna
Stanford, CA: Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, 1968
Library Annex Z 7165 .R9 B95 +

Russkaia istoricheskaia bibl¯iograf¯iia 1855-1864
Lambin, Petr Petrovich
Sanktpeterburg: Tip. Imp. Akadem¯ii nauk, 1861-1884
Olin Library Z2506 .L22

Russkaia istoricheskaia bibl¯iograf¯iia : ukazatel´ knig i statei po russkoi i vseobshchei istor¯ii i vspomagatel´nym naukam za 1800-1854 vkl.
Mezhov, V. I. (Vladimir Izmailovich), 1831-1894
S.-Peterburg : I. M. Sibiriakov, 1892-1893
Kroch Library Rare & Manuscripts Z 2506 .M61 1892 +

Russkaia istoricheskaia bibl¯iograf¯iia za 1865-1876 vkliuchitel´no
Mezhov, V. I. (Vladimir Izmailovich), 1831-1894
Sanktpeterburg : Tip. Imperatorskoi akadem¯ii nauk, 1882-1890
Olin Library Z 2506 .M61 R9

Istoriia istoricheskoi nauki v SSSR: Dooktiabr´skii period; bibliografia
Gosudarstvennaia publichnaia istoricheskaia biblioteka RSFSR
Moskva: Nauka, 1965
Olin Library Z2511.H5 M89

A select bibliography of works in English on Russian history, 1801-1917
Shapiro, David Michael
Oxford, Blackwell, 1962
Olin Library Room 301 Z 2509 .S52 1962


Post 1917

Russian history since 1917: classification schedule, classified listing by call number, alphabetical listing by author or title chronological listing
Harvard University Library
Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Library; distributed by the Harvard Univ. Press, 1966.
Library Annex Z 2510 .H33 +

Die Soviet-Union, 1917-1932; systematische, mit Kommentaren versehene Bibliographie der 1917-1932 in deutscher Sprache ausserhalb der Soviet-Union veröffentlichten 1900 wichtigsten Bücher und Aufsätze über den Bolschewismus und die Soviet-Union
Mehnert, Klaus
New York: B. Franklin, 1968
Olin Library Z 2510 .M49 1968

Bibliographie deutschsprachiger Sowjetunion-Reiseberichte, -Reportagen und -Bildbände, 1917-1990
Metzger, Wolfgang
Wiesbaden: O. Harassowitz, 1991
Library Annex Z 2510 .M495x 1991

The anti-Bolshevik bibliography; a list of books, published during the period 1918-1953, with an ideological orientation adverse to the program of world communism
Wilcox, Thomas
Los Angeles, 1954
Olin Library Z 7164 .S67 W66 +


Transition Period, 1985 -
Note: Material for the transition period are not necessarily bibliographies. These are the most recent, or only, information sources available.

Samizdatskaia periodika Sibiri i Dal´nego Vostoka
Milana Bogdanova
Moskva : In-t gumanitarno-politicheskikh issledovanii, Arkhiv Moskovskogo obshchestvennogo biuro informatsionnogo obmena, 1991
Library Annex PN 5277 .U5 B67 1991 +

Dokumenty i pechat´ obshchestvenno-politicheskikh klubov 1987-1989 g.g. [microform]
Institut gumanitarno-politicheskikh issledovanii. Arkhiv M-BIO
Moskva : Arkhiv, 1991
Olin Library Microfiche 2877
Olin Library Reference Microfiche 2877 Guide

Levyi povorot. <Microform> -- New York : New York office of Moscow Independent Press Publishing Company. Online

Moskva. 132 obshchestvennye organizatsii. Inform. Agenstvo SMOT. Moscow, 1991. Not yet

Neformal´naia Rossiia: o neformal´nykh politizirovannykh dvizheniiakh i gruppakh v RSFSR : opyt spravochnika
[sostavlenie, nauchnoe redaktirovanie i vstupitel´naia stat´ia, V.N. Berezovskii, N.I. Krotov]
Moskva : "Molodaia gvardiia," 1990
Olin Library DK 510.73 .N38 1990

Neformalniye: a guide to independent organizations and contacts in the Soviet Union
Seattle, WA: World Without War Council, c1990
Olin Library HS17 .N38 +

New political parties and movements in the Soviet Union
Babkina, M.A., editor
Commack, NY: Nova Science Publishers, 1991
Olin Library JN6598 A1 N53

New political parties of Eastern Europe and the Soviet Union
edited by Szajkowski, Bogdan
Harlow, Essex, UK: Longman Group UK; Detroit, MI: Distributed exclusively in the USA and Canada by Gale Research, 1991
Olin Library Reference JN 96 .A979 N53

Obshchestvennye dvizheniia Leningrada : informatsionnyi biulleten´
[sostaviteli V.M. Voronkov, E.A. Zdravomyslova, V.V. Kostiushev]
Leningrad : Sov. sotsiologicheskoe obshchestvo, 1989
Library Annex HN 530 .R8 O145 1989 +

Publications relating to the Soviet coup {1991} : special issues of newspapers and periodicals. [Moscow: s.n., 1991.] Online AKK1508

Publications relating to the Soviet coup {1991} : flyers and leaflets with appeals from different political organizations. August 8, 1991 - August 21, 1991. [Moscow: s.n., 1991.] Online

Slovar´ novykh politicheskikh partii i organizatsii Rossii
Vladimir Pribylovskii
Moskva: [s.n.], 1991
Olin Library JN 6598 .A1 P94 1991bw +

Rossiia; partii, assotsiatsii, soiuzy, kluby: spravochnik
[avtory, .i.Berezovskii, V.N.; , N.I. Krotov, V.V. Cherviakov]
Moskva: Izd-vo "Rau-Press",1991
Olin Library JN 6598 .A1 R83 1991 +

Russian independent newspapers collection, 1989-1992
Summary: Sample issues of a wide range of independent newspapers from Russia and the former Soviet republics, including Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Byelorussia, Ukraine, Armenia, and Kazakhstan. The collection represents the new trends, new interests, and new ways of expression in this area.
Kroch Library Rare & Manuscripts Archives 4515

Samizdat: spravochnik
Moskva: Informatsionnoe agentstvo SMOT, 1990
Library Annex Z6944.U5 S18 1990 +

Samodeiatel'nye obshchestvennye organizatsii SSSR: spravochnik
izdanie podgotovleno Informatsionnym tsentrom Moskovskogo narodnogo fronta
Moskva: Informatsionnyi tsentr Moskovskogo narodnogo fronta, 1988
Olin Library JN 6598 .A1 S19w 1988 +


Bibliographies of History - By Subject

Historiography | Military History | Foreign Policy | Communist Party | Economic History | Social History | Personal Accounts



Bibliografiia trudov po otechestvennomu istochnikovedeniiu i spetsial´nym istoricheskim distsiplinam, izdannykh v XVIII v.
[sostaviteli A.I. Aksenov ... et al. ; pod red. i s predisl. V.I. Buganova]
Moskva: Institut istorii SSSR AN SSSR, 1981
Library Annex Z 2511 .H5 B58 +

Istoriia istoricheskoi nauki v SSSR--sovetskii period oktiabr´ 1917-1967 g.: bibliografiia
[sostaviteli R.G. Eimontova ... et al. ; redaktsionnaia kollegiia M.V. Nechkina (otvetstvennyi redaktor) ... et al.]
Moskva: Izd-vo "Nauka," 1980
Library Annex Z 2511 .H5 I87


Military History

Soviet disarmament policy, 1917-1963; an annotated bibliography of Soviet and Western sources
compiled with an introd. by Walter C. Clemens, Jr.
Stanford, CA: Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, Stanford University, 1965
Library Annex Z 2517 .R4 C62 +

Voennye voprosy v dokumentakh KPSS i Sovetskogo gosudarstva : Annotirovannyi bibliograficheskii ukazatel´ [okt. 1917-iiul´ 1979 g.]
Gos. b-ka SSSR im. V. I. Lenina, Voen. otd. ; [Podgot. I. V. Kravtsov, M. E. Kireeva, Z. P. Levasheva, E. K. Shlepakova]
Moskva : Voenizdat, 1980
Library Annex Z6725.R9 M89 1980

The Russian Imperial Army; a bibliography of regimental histories and related works
compiled and edited by M. Lyons
Stanford, CA: Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace, 1968
Olin Library Z 6725 .R9 L99 +

The Soviet armed forces books in English, 1950-1967
Parrish, Michael
Stanford, CA: Stanford University, Hoover Institution Press [1970]
Library Annex Z 6725 .R9 P26 +

The U.S.S.R. in World War II, an annotated bibliography of books published in the Soviet Union, 1945-1975 : with an addenda for the years 1975-1980
Parrish, Michael
New York: Garland, 1981
Olin Library Z 6207 .W8 P26 (v. 75)

Soviet sources of military doctrine and strategy
Scott, William Fontaine
New York : Crane, Russak, c1975
Library Annex Z 6725 .R9 S43

The Soviet Army, 1939-1980: a guide to sources in English
Myron J. Smith, Jr.
Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-Clio, c1982
Olin Library Z6725.R9 S65 1982

The Soviet air and strategic rocket forces, 1939-1980 : a guide to sources in English
Myron J. Smith, Jr.
Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-Clio, 1981
Library Annex Z6724.A38 S63

USSR, analytical survey of literature
United States. Dept. of the Army
Washington: Headquarters, Dept. of the Army
Library Annex Z 2491 .U54 1976 +


Foreign Policy

Foreign affairs bibliography
New York : Published by Harper & Brothers for Council on Foreign Relations, c1933-c1976
Olin Library Z6463 .F71 + [1919/1932-1952/1962 ]
Olin Library Reference Z 6463 .F71 + [1919/1932-1962/1972]

Soviet foreign relations and world communism; a selected, annotated bibliography of 7,000 books in 30 languages
Compiled and edited by Thomas T. Hammond
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1965
Olin Library and Olin Library Reference Z2517.R4 H22

Soviet & East European foreign policy : a bibliography of English- & Russian-language publications, 1967-1971
Roger E. Kanet
Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-Clio [1974]
Library Annex Z 2510 .K16

Lenin to Khrushchev: the USSR in retrospect, 1917-1956: external affairs: checklist of the Readex Microprint collection
Readex Microprint Corporation
New York: Readex Microprint Corp., 1979
Library Annex Z 2510 .R28 1979 +


Communist Party

Guide to the records of the Smolensk Oblast of the All-Union Communist Party of the Soviet Union, 1917-41
Washington: National Archives and Records Service, General Services Administration, 1980
Olin Library Z 7165 .R9 G94 1980 +

Plany partii--plany naroda : v pomoshch´ propagande materialov XXVII s´´ezda KPSS: rekomendatel´nyi bibliograficheskii ukazatel´
nauchnyi redaktor Glagolev V.S. ; [sostaviteli Bespalova N.A. ... et al.]
Moskva: "Kniga", 1987
Library Annex Z 7165 .R9 P72 1987


Economic History

Ekonomicheskaia istoriia; ukazatel´ sovetskoi literatury
Moskva, Akademiia nauk SSSR, In-t nauch. informatsii po obshchestvennym naukam
Olin Library Z7165.R9 E36

Russian economic history: a guide to information sources
edited by Daniel R. Kazmer and Vera Kazmer
Detroit: Gale Research Co., 1977. (Gale information guide library)
Olin Library HC 333 .K23

Narodnoe khoziaistvo SSSR: Statisticheskii ezhegodnik
Moskva, TSentral´noe statistichoskoe upravlenie pri Sovete Ministrov SSSR
Olin Library Microfiche 265 [1956,1958-1965]
Olin Library HA 1432 .N23 [1956,1958-1965,1967-1970,1972-1975;1977-1980,1982-1984,1987-1990]

Novaia sovetskaia literatura po obshchestvennym naukam: Ekonomika
Moskva, 1974
Olin Library Z 7165 .R9 N93 + [v. 1974]


Social History

Selected bibliography of centrally planed social change in the Soviet Union
Akin, Joy

Monticello, IL: Council of Planning Librarians, 1970
Library Annex NAC0 C734 no.149

Planirovanie sotsial´nogo razvitiia: vyborochnyi spisok otechestvennoi literatury, 1981-1982
Ehatamm, L.
Tallin: Akademiia nauk Estonskoi SSR, 1985
Library Annex Z7165.R9 E33 1985

Guide to the study of the Soviet nationalities: non-Russian peoples of the USSR
Stephan M. Horak, editor
Littleton, CO: Libraries Unlimited, 1982
Olin Libary Z2517.E85 G9

Voprosy teorii i metodologii upravleniia sotsial´nymi protsessami v razvitom sotsialisticheskom obshchestve : bibliograficheskii ukazatel´ literatury za 1976-1984 gg.
Kozlova, T. Z.
Moskva: In-t sotsiologicheskikh issledovanii AN SSSR, 1985
Library Annex Z7164.S66 K88 1985

Sotsial´noe upravlenie : Bibliogr. ukaz. lit., 1966-1975
Olesnevych, Liubomyr Oleksandrovych
L´vov: L´vov. nauch. b-ka, 1979
Library Annex Z 7165 .R9 O45

Materialy dlia istor¯ii russkikh finansov 1866-1897
Saburov, Petr Aleksandrovich
S.-Peterburg : Tip. Glavnago Upravlen¯iia Udielov, 1899
Olin Library HJ 1206 .S12 1899a


Personal Accounts

Istoriia dorevoliutsionnoi Rossii v dnevnikakh i vospominaniiakh : [annotirovannyi ukazatel´ knig i publikatsii v zhurnalakh / sostaviteli G. A. Glavatskikh ... et al. ; nauchnoe rukovodstvo, red. i vvedenie P. A. Zaionchkovskogo]
Moskva: Kniga, 1976-1989
Olin Library Z 2506 .I87

Istoriia sovetskogo obshchestva v vospominaniiakh sovremennikov, 1917-1957; annotirovannyi ukazatel' memuarnoi literatury
Moskva, 1958-
Olin Library Z 2510 .I87

Obzor zapisok, dnevnikov, vospominan¯ii, pisem i puteshestv¯ii, otnosiashchikhsia k istor¯ii Ross¯ii i napechatannykh na russkom iazykie
sostavil S.R. Mintslov
Novgorod : Gubernskaia Tip., 1911-[1912]
Olin Library Z2506 .M66 ++

O voine, o tovarishchakh, o sebe : Velikaia Otech. voina v vospominaniiakh uchastnikov boevykh deistvii : Annot. ukaz. voen.-memuarnoi literatury (1941-1975 gg.)
[Avt.-sost. V. I. Ezhakov, P. K. Ogarev, M. K. Sekirin]
Moskva : Voenizdat, 1977
Library Annex Z 6207 .W8 O12 1977

O voine, o tovarishchakh, o sebe : Velikaia Otechestvennaia voina v vospominaniiakh uchastnikov boevykh deistvii : annotirovannyi ukazatel´ voenno-memuarnoi literatury, 1975-1981 gg.
[avtory-sostaviteli P.K. Ogarev, M.K. Sekirin]
Moskva : Voen. izd-vo Ministerstva oborony SSSR, 1982
Library Annex Z 6207 .W8 O121 1982

To Russia and return, an annotated bibliography of travelers' English-language accounts of Russia from the ninth century to the present
Nerhood, Harry W.
Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 1968
Olin Library Z2491 .N44

Guides to Libraries and Archives


Guide to the M. E. Saltykov-Shchedrin State Public Library, Leningrad, by Nikolai Iakovlevich Morachevskii [Gosudarstvennaia publichnaia biblioteka imeni M.E. Saltykova-Shchedrina]
An English translation by Raymond H. Fisher
Los Angeles, University of California Library, 1963
Library Annex Z820.L562 M82 1963 +

The Russian Empire and Soviet Union: a guide to manuscripts and archival materials in the United States
Steven A. Grant and John H. Brown
Boston, MA: G.K. Hall, 1981
Olin Library Reference Z2491.G76 R9 +

Scholar's guide to Washington, D.C. for Russian/Soviet studies : the Baltic States, Byelorussia, Central Asia, Moldavia, Russia, Transcaucasia, the Ukraine
Grant, Steven A.
Washington, DD: Kennan Institute for Advanced Russian Studies of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1983
Library Annex Z2491 .G76 1983

Archives and manuscript repositories in the USSR: Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, and Belorussia
Patricia Kennedy Grimsted
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, c1981
Olin Library Reference CD1735.B19 G86 1981

Archives and manuscript repositories in the USSR, Moscow and Leningrad
Grimsted, Patricia Kennedy
Princeton, Princeton University Press c1972
Olin Library Reference CD1710 .G86 (&CD1710 .G86 suppl.1)
Olin Library Microfiche 193 Guide (& Microfiche 193 Guide suppl.1)

A handbook for archival research in the USSR
Patricia Kennedy Grimsted
New York: International Research and Exchanges Board; Washington, DC: Kennan Institute for Advanced Russian Studies, c1989
Olin Library CD1711 .G68x 1989

Archival and manuscript materials at the Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace : a checklist of major collections, July 1975
Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace
Stanford, CA: Stanford University, c1975
Library Annex Z6611.H5 S78 +

Menshevik collection of newspapers, periodicals, pamphlets and books related to the Menshevik movement
Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace
Palo Alto, CA 1967
Library Annex Z7165.R9 S78 +

Russia, the Soviet Union, and Eastern Europe: a survey of holdings at the Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace
Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace
Stanford, CA: Hoover Institution Press, c1980
Olin Library Z2491 .H78

Katalog otechestvennykh zhurnalov na russkom iazyke za 1917-1977 gg., khraniashchiksia v fondakh GPIB
[sostaviteli, Grishina N.A., Kuritsina N.N. ; otv. redaktor Cheremisskii I.A.]
Moskva : Gos. publichnaia istoricheskaia biblioteka, 1981
Olin Library Z2495 .K194

Spravochnik-putevoditel´ po seti spetsial´nykh bibliotek Leningradskikh akademicheskikh uchrezhdenii
Laskeev, N. A.
Leningrad : BAN, 1987
Library Annex Z819.L562 L34 1987

Les sources de l'histoire de Russie aux Archives nationales
Lesure, Michel
Paris, Mouton, 1970
Library Annex DK3 .L64

Eastern Europe and Russia/Soviet Union: a handbook of West European archival and library resources
Lewanski, Richard Casimir
Ridgewood, N.J. : K.G. Saur, 1980
Olin Library Reference Z2483 .L66

Gosudarstvennye arkhivy Soiuza SSR: kratkii spravochnik
Soviet Union. Glavnoe arkhivnoe upravlenie
Moskva: [s.n.], 1956
Olin Library CD 1711 .A54 (2 copies)

Russia (1923 USSR). Glavnoe arkhivnoe upravlenie.
Katalog sbornikov dokumentov, izdannykh arkhivnymi ucherezhdeniiami SSSR za period s 1917 do 1960g. Moscow, 1961.
Film 3077

TSentral´nyi gosudarstvennyi istoricheskii arkhiv SSSR v Leningrade; putevoditel´
Pod red. S.N. Valka i V.V. Bedina
Leningrad, 1956
Olin Library CD 1716 .A5 1956

Directory of libraries and special collections on Eastern Europe and the U.S.S.R.
Edited by Gregory Walker, in collaboration with T. H. Bowyer, P. A. Crowther, and J. E. Wall
Hamden, CT: Archon Books,1971
Library Annex Z 2483 .W17 1971


Periodicals and Newspapers

Indexes | Abstracts | Directories


Letopis' gazetnykh statei
Moskva, Vsesoiuznaia knizhnaia palata
Olin Library AI15 .L635
[Print subscription cancelled after 2003]

Letopis' retsenzii
Olin Library Z2495 .L64
[Print subscription cancelled after 2003]

Letopis´ zhurnal´nykh statei
Olin Library AI15 .L64
[Print subscription cancelled after 2003]

Ukazateli soderzhaniia russkikh zhurnalov i prodolzhaiushchikhsia izdanii 1755-1970 gg.
IU. I. Masanov, N. V. Nitkina, Z. D. Titova; with a new intro. and additional items published from 1971 through to 1979 by P. Clendenning
Newtonville, MA: Oriental Research Partners, 1979. (Russian index series ; no.2)
Library Annex Z6956.R9 M39 1979

Pravda index (Ann Arbor, Mich.)
Ann Arbor, MI: University Microfilms International, c1986-1988
Olin Library AI 21 .P74 + (Shelved on 3rd Floor, North Wall, Section 25)


The current digest of the Soviet press
Columbus, OH: American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies
Olin Library JN6598.K81 C9 + (v. 1-11; 1953-1991)
Uris Library JN 6598 .K81 C9 (v. 1-11; 1953-1991)

The current digest of the post-Soviet press
Columbus, OH: The Current Digest of the Soviet Press
Olin Library AP50 .C97 + (1992 - current)
Law Library D 839 .C97 (1992 - current)

Articles on Russian and Soviet History, 1500 - 1991 (Series Title)
New York: Garland Publishers
Vol. 1: Major problems in early modern Russian history | Olin Library DK 100 .M24x 1992
Vol. 2: Imperial Russian history I, 1700-1861 | Olin Library DK127 .I48x 1992
Vol. 3: Imperial Russian history II, 1861-1917 | Olin Library DK220 .I47x 1992
Vol. 4: Social and economic history of prerevolutionary Russia | Olin Library DK260 .S63x 1992
Vol. 5: The Russian revolution | Olin Library DK265.9.I5 R87x 1992
Vol. 6: Social and cultural history of the Soviet Union: The Lenin and Stalin years | Olin Library DK 266 .S5554x 1992
Vol. 7: Stalin and Stalinism | Olin Library DK 267 .S6933x 1992
Vol. 8: The nature of the Soviet system | Olin Library DK266.4 .N38x 1992
Vol. 9: Between totalitarianism and pluralism | Olin Library DK 288 .B47x 1992
Vol. 10: The Khrushchev and Brezhnev years | Olin Library DK 274.3 .K43x 1992
Vol. 11: The "Nationality" question in the Soviet Union | Olin Library DK33 .N297x 1992
Vol. 12: Civil-military relations in the Soviet Union | Olin Library UA770 .C565x 1992
Vol. 13: Soviet foreign policy, 1917-1990 | Olin Library DK 266 .S5727x 1992
Vol. 14: The Gorbachev era | Olin Library DK 288 .G65x 1992



Russkie dorevoliutsionnye gazety v fondakh Biblioteki Akademii Nauk SSSR, 1703-1916
otvetstvennyi redaktor V.A. Filov
Leningrad: Biblioteka Akademii nauk SSSR, 1984.
Olin Library Z6956.R9 A32 1984

Gazety SSSR. 1917-1960.
Moskva, "Kniga," 1970-1984
Olin Library Z6956.R9 G28 +
Olin Library Reference Z 6956.R9 G28

Spisok povremmennykh [sic] izdanii za 1917 g. = List of periodical publications for the year 1917
edited with introduction and indexes by David R. Jones
White Plains, NY: Kraus International Publications, c1986
Olin Library Z6956.R9 I29 1986

Russian imperial government serials on microfilm in the Library of Congress: a guide to the uncataloged collection
compiled by Leich, Harold M. with the assistance of staff members of the Library of Congress European Division and Preservation Microfilming Office
Washington: The Library of Congress, 1985.
Olin Library Reference Z6956.R9 L69 +

Half a century of Russian serials; cumulative index of serials published outside the USSR
Compiled by Michael Schatoff & Edited by N.A. Hale
New York: Russian Book Chamber Abroad, 1970-
Olin Library Reference Z6956.R9 S31 +
Mann Library Reference Z6956.R9 S31

Half a century of Soviet serials, 1917-1968; a bibliography and union list of serials published in the USSR
compiled by Rudolf Smits, Reference Dept.
Washington: Library of Congress
Olin Library Reference Z 6956 .R9 .U591 1968 +
Olin Library Z 6956 .R9 .U591 1968 +
Mann Library Reference Z 6956 .R9 U51
Veterinary Library Z 6956 .R9 U578 1968

Soviet and Russian newspapers at the Hoover Institution, a catalog
Compiled by Karol Maichel
Stanford, CA: 1966.
Olin Library Reference Z 6945 .S78+
Library Annex Z6 945 .S78+

Government Documents

Guides to Government Documents | Government Research

Guides to Government Documents

List of the serial publications of foreign governments, 1815-1931
edited by Gregory, Winifred for the American Council of Learned Societies, American Library Association, National Research Council
New York: H.W. Wilson, 1932.
Olin Library Reference Z 7164 .G7 L77++
Mann Library Reference Z 7164 .G7 L77
Law Library Reference Z 7164 .G7 L77
Library Annex Z 7164.G7 L77++

Monthly catalog of United States Government publications
I ssued by the Superintendent of Documents
Washington, U.S. G.P.O., 1951-
Olin Library Reference Z 1223 .A18
Also available online

Introduction to United States government information sources (4th edition)
Joe Morehead and Mary Fetzer
Englewood, CO: Libraries Unlimited, 1992
Olin Library Z 1223 .Z7 M83 1992
Mann Library Z 1223 .Z7 M83 1992
Law Library Z 1223 .Z7 M83 1992
ILR Library Z 1223 .Z7 M83 1992

Subject guide to U.S. government reference sources
Gayle J. Hardy, Judith Schiek Robinson
Englewood, CO: Libraries Unlimited, 1996
Olin Library Reference Z1223.Z7 W98 1996
Law Library Z1223.Z7 R66 1996

Government publications and their use (2d rev. ed.)
Laurence F. Schmeckebier and Roy B. Eastin
Washington: Brookings Institution, 1969
Olin Library Reference Z1223.Z7 S34 1969
ILR Library Refernece Z1223.Z7 S3 1969
Law Library Reference Z1223.Z7 S34 1969
Mann Library Reference Z1223.Z7 S3 1969

Transdex index
Wooster, Ohio, Micro Photo Division, Bell & Howell Co.
Monthly, with annual cumulations in microform. Continues Transdex; bibliography and index to the United States Joint Publications Research Service (JPRS) translations.
Olin Library Reference Z1223.Z9 C35

Foreign relations of the United States
Washington, U.S. Govt. Print. Off.
Available online

Government Research

CIA research reports: the Soviet Union, 1946-1976
Washington, DC: Central Intelligence Agency, 1946-1976
Olin Library Film 5519
Olin Library Reference Film 5519 guide

Records of the Joint Chiefs of Staff: the Soviet Union
Frederick, MD: University Publications of America, [1979-
Olin Library Film 5580

United States. Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS). Daily report: Soviet Union
Washington, U.S. Foreign Broadcast Information Service
Olin Library Microfiche 310
Library Annex DK266.A2 U58 +

U.S. military intelligence reports: the Soviet Union, 1919-1941
Frederick, MD: University Publications of America, c1984.
Olin Library Film 5989



Non-Soviet Lists | Soviet Lists

Non-Soviet Lists

Russika und Sowjetika unter den deutschsprachigen Hochschulschriften (1973-1975): mit Nachtragen fur 1963 bis 1972: bibliographisches Verzeichnis
zusammengestellt und herausgegeben von Peter Bruhn
Berlin: Osteuropa-Institut an der Freien Universitat Berlin; Wiesbaden: In Kommission bei O.Harrassowitz, 1981.(Bibliographische Mitteilungen des Osteuropa-Instituts an der Freien Universitat)
Library Annex Z2491 B89 R9 1981

Dissertation abstracts international
Ann Arbor, MI: University Microfilms International
Olin Library Z5055 U49 D61+

Doctoral research on Russia and the Soviet Union
Dossick, Jesse J.
New York: New York University Press, 1960
Olin Library Z2491 .D72
Olin Library Reference Z2491 .D72

Doctoral research on Russia and the Soviet Union,1960-1975 : a classified list of 3,150 American, Canadian, and British dissertations, with some critical and statistical analysis
Dossick, Jesse J.
New York: Garland, 1976
Olin Library Reference Z2491 .D72 1976

Dissertations in history; an index to dissertations completed in history departments of United States and Canadian universities
Keuhl, Warren F.
Lexington: University of Kentucky Press, 1965
Olin Library Reference Z6201 .K95 +

Dissertations in history, 1970 - June 1980: an index to dissertations completed in history departments of United States & Canadian universities
Warren F. Kuehl
Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-Clio Information Services, c1985.
Olin Library Reference Z6201 .K95 1985

Repertoire des theses concernant les etudes slaves, l'U.R.S.S. et les pays de l'Est europeen et soutenues en France de 1824 a 1969
par Marianne Seydoux [et] Mieczyslaw Biesiekierski
Paris, Institut d'etudes slaves, 1970
Library Annex Z7041 .S51+


Soviet Lists

Katalog deponirovannykh rukopisei: Obshchestvennye nauki
Moskva, 1977.
Olin Library Z7166 .K19

Katalog kandidatskikh i doktorskikh dissertatsii, postupyvshikh v Biblioteku SSSR im. V.I. Lenina i v Gosudarstvennuiu tsentral'nuiu nauchnuiu meditsinskuiu biblioteku.
Moskva : Biblioteka im. V.I. Lenina
Olin Library Z5055.R89 M89

Dissertatsii, zashchishchennye v Leningradskom gosudarstvennom universitete im. A.A. Zhdanova: bibliograficheskii ukazatel' 1934-1954
Leningrad: Izd-vo Leningradskogo universiteta, 1955-
Olin Library Z5055.R89 D61

Doktorskie i kandidatskie dissertatsii, zashchishchennye v Moskovskom gosudarstvennom universitete s 1934 do 1954
Moskva: Izd-vo Moskovskogo universiteta, 1956-
Olin Library Z5055 R9 M89++

Catalogs of Slavic Collections in the United States

Slavic history and literatures
Harvard University Library
Cambridge: Distributed by the Harvard University Press, 1971. (Widener Library shelflist, 28-31)
Olin Library Z7041 .H33 +

The Slavic Cyrillic union catalog of pre-1956 imprints
Compiled by the Catalog Publication Division, Library of Congress
Totowa, NJ: Rowman and Littlefield, l980
Olin Library Reference Microfiche Z7041 U58

Dictionary catalog of the Slavonic collection
New York Public Library. Slavonic Division.
Boston: G. K. Hall, 1974.
Olin Library Z2483 .N53 1974 ++



Government Documents

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NewsBank NewsFile Collection
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Periodicals Index Online
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This database offers full-text and full-image articles for newspapers dating back to the 19th century. For most titles, the collection includes digital reproductions of every page from every issue, cover to cover, in downloadable PDF files. The database is an ongoing project.

World News Connection
A successor to the FBIS Daily reports from the Foreign Broadcasting Information Service and the JPRS reports from the Joint Publications Research Service provided through the National Technical Information Service. The material is obtained from non-U.S. open-source political speeches, television programs, radio broadcasts, newspaper articles, periodicals, and books. The content focuses primarily on military, political, environmental, scientific, technical, and socioeconomic issues and events. Under some subscription options, profiling (automated custom-searching) is offered. Full text is available on-line, or relevant articles may be sent to a subscriber's e-mail address. Because of copyright restrictions some material which appears in the FBIS Daily Reports is not included in WNC but may be available on the FBIS Publications disk.

Universal Database of Central Newspapers (UDB-COM)
Provides comprehensive coverage of national news, current events, economic developments and cultural events in Russia. Official sources (Rossiiskaia gazeta, Krasnaia zvezda, ITAR-TASS), independent media and partisan publications are all represented on this database, thus offering a wide array of opinions and perspectives. Several English-language newspapers including the notable Moscow Times, widely read by the international community in the Russian capital, constitute an important part of the database.

American bibliography of Slavic and East European studies (ABSEES)
ABSEES covers North American scholarship on East-Central and Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union, and contains bibliographic citations for journal articles, books, book chapters, book reviews, dissertations and selected government publications.

Universal Database of Russian National Bibliography
Bibliography of Russian printed works presented to the Russian Book Chamber from 1994 to the present. Covers: philosophy, psychology, religion, theology, social sciences, statistics, politics, economics, trade, law, government, military affairs, welfare, insurance, education, folklore, mathematics and natural sciences, applied sciences, medicine, technology, the arts, recreation, entertainment, sports, language, linguistics, literature, geography, biography.


Social Studies

Contains citations to public policy literature of economics, government, law, international business, political science, public administration, and other social sciences. It includes references to journal articles, books, government documents, reports and pamphlets in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, and Portuguese.

Produced by the American Economic Association, EconLit indexes books, journal articles, dissertations, and articles in books published since 1969. Subjects covered in EconLit include economic theory and history, fiscal theory, econometrics, agricultural economics, public finance, demography, monetary theory, international economics and others.

Sociological Abstracts
Abstracts and indexes the international literature in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. Provides citations from 1963 to the present, and abstracts since 1974, to journal articles, conference papers, books, and dissertations. Subjects covered include community development, culture and social structure, demography and human biology, environmental interactions, family and social welfare, health and medicine and law, religion and science, social psychology and group interactions, welfare services, and women's studies.

MLA bibliography is the largest and most comprehensive database covering scholarship in the modern languages, linguistics, literature, folklore, and drama, including film, opera, radio, television and theater. Literary criticism and literary theory are covered extensively.

ERIC is a Web-based digital library of free education-related sources of interest to educators, researchers, and the general public, and consists primarily of electronic bibliographic records describing journal and non-journal literature. The collection is to be expanded to include full-texts of articles and other electronic resources such as audio and video materials.

Universal Database of Social Sciences and Humanities (UDB-EDU)
The goal of this database is to provide researchers with a unique opportunity to cross-search the contents of major Russian periodicals on social sciences and humanities. It is comprised of all 31 journals of the Russian Academy of Sciences ranging from archeology to linguistics, as well as popular literary editions, and independent scholarly publications.

Russian Academy of Sciences Bibliography
The Russian Academy of Sciences Bibliographies file describes material on the social sciences and humanities published in the Commonwealth of Independent States and Eastern Europe, books, manuscripts, dissertations, and articles from more than 10,000 periodicals. More than 658,000 records cover from 1992 to the present, with bimonthly updates.



America, History & Life
A complete bibliographical reference to the history of the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present, covering over 2000 journals published worldwide.

Historical Abstracts
This historical periodical database includes annotated references to the history of the world from 1450 to the present (excluding the U.S. andCanada which are covered in "America: History and Life"). Covers over 2000 journals, including historical journals from almost every country and selections of journals in the social sciences and humanities for researchers and students of history.


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