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Russia / Eastern Europe / Central Asia
ABSEES (American Bibliography of Slavic and East European Studies)
1990 - present
American Bibliography of Slavic & Eastern European Studies (ABSEES), produced by the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, provides information on East-Central Europe and the former Soviet Un...
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BBC Country Profiles
This site supplies information on the history, economy, and politics of countries and territories. Each profile includes an overview, map, facts, and current leaders. A media overview provides info...
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Border and Migration Studies Online
19th - 21st centuries
This collection of primary source documents, archives, films, and ephemera relate to significant border areas and events from the 19th to 21st centuries. It offers researchers historical context an...
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Index to Yiddish Periodicals (IYP)
1862 - 1939 for Europe; -1948 for Soviet Russia
IYP, the Index to Yiddish Periodicals, is a bibliographical data base using Yiddish, which aims to record the materials published in the Yiddish press in Eastern Europe, from its beginnings (1862) ...
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Integrum is an interface to a collection of databases providing varying sources of current information about Russia, the CIS, and the Baltic states. Includes full text of central and regional newsp...
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1901 - 1906
This website contains the complete contents of the 12-volume Jewish Encyclopedia, which was originally published between 1901-1906. The Jewish Encyclopedia, which recently became part of the public...
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Pushkin Collection of the Wisconsin Center for Pushkin Studies
The Pushkin Collection library presently contains nearly 8000 individually catalogued journal articles, monographs and collections of articles about Pushkin, and editions and book-form translations...
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Russian Academy of Sciences Bibliographies
Russian Academy of Sciences Bibliographies. This resource indexes more than 12,500 periodicals published primarily in Russia, the republics of the former Soviet Union, and countries in Eastern Euro...
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Russian State Library Digital Library
Collections from the Russian State Library, in four parts. Universal Collection: printed editions that published since 1830. It provides the wide range of sources on culture and history of Russia a...
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Universal Databases (East View)
A collection of various electronic resources marketed by Eastview, including Russian newspapers, academic journals and e-books, Middle Eastern Arabic language e-books, American Slavic studies publi...
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YIVO encyclopedia of Jews in Eastern Europe
8th century BCE - present
Topics covered include arts, daily life, places, language, literature, history, politics, and religion. In addition to the encyclopedia articles, this site provides access to a collection of photog...
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Anthropological Index Online
1957 - present
Anthropological Index Online contains citations for more than 770 international journals and special interest publications in all areas of anthropology and archaeology. Journals indexed are publish...
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ATLA Religion Database with ATLA Serials
1908 - present
The ATLA Religion Database (formerly ATLA Religion Index) indexes more than 600 of the leading journals in the field of religion and theology. The index also includes essays from multi-author works...
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Center for Research Libraries (CRL)
The Center for Research Libraries (CRL) is an international consortium of university, college, and independent research libraries. It supports advanced research and teaching in the humanities, scie...
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Election Ephemera Collections (Russia/Belarus)
2010 - 2012
Collections of election related ephemera gathered during the 2010 Presidential Election in Belarus, the 2011 Russian Federation Duma election and the 2012 Russian Federation Presidential election.
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First World War
The First World War Portal consists of three modules each representing different presentations of the First World War, using a vast array of primary source materials drawn from several archives and...
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Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) Daily Reports
1941 - 1996
Electronic version of the FBIS (Foreign Broadcast Information Service) Daily Reports. In February 1941, the Roosevelt administration authorized the creation of the Foreign Broadcast Monitoring Serv...
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1955 - present
Historical Abstracts indexes and abstracts information in world history and the related social sciences and humanities, excluding the U.S. and Canada. (See America: History and Life for U.S. and Ca...
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House of Commons Parliamentary Papers
1688 - 2003/04 session
The House of Commons Parliamentary Papers are vital to the historical record of Britain, its former Colonies and the wider world. They are among the richest and most detailed primary sources for th...
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Joint Publications Research Service Reports (JPRS)
1957 - 1995
The Joint Publications Research Service was a U.S. government organization established in 1957 to supply government agencies with translations of unclassified foreign documents consisting of the fo...
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JSTOR: The Scholarly Journal Archive
JSTOR is a full-text journal database which provides access to more than 1,200 titles in the fields of African-American studies, anthropology, architecture, Asian studies, biological sciences, bota...
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JTA Jewish & Israel News (Jewish Telegraphic Agency)
1923 - present
JTA Jewish & Israel News is a searchable database chronicling modern Jewish history, as seen through the eyes of journalists. It consists of articles published or disseminated by the JTA (Jewish Te...
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Law in Eastern Europe (HeinOnline)
1951 - present
The Law in Eastern Europe book series, published by Brill, covers the development, enactment, and impact of the rule of law in Eastern Europe. Per the agreement with the publisher, there is a 2 vol...
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ProQuest Historical Newspapers: New York Times (1851-2014)
1851 - 2014, rolling 4 year embargo
This version of The New York Times includes full-text and full-image articles since its beginning year. Digital reproductions of every page and every article from every issue are available in downl...
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Socialism on Film
early 20th century to the 1980s
Sourced from the British Film Institute (BFI), this collection of documentary, newsreel and feature films reveals the world as seen by Soviet, Chinese, Vietnamese, East European, and Latin American...
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Soviet Cinema: Archival Documents from RGALI, 1923-35
1923 - 1935
The archive contains materials providing information on the activities of the Soviet film company Sovkino and its relations with various other companies in the film industry, both in the Soviet Uni...
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Stalin Digital Archive
The Stalin Digital Archive (SDA) is the result of collaboration between the Russian State Archive of Social and Political History (RGASPI) and Yale University Press. SDA provides online access to S...
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Web of Science
Arts & Humanities, 1975 to present; Science, 1900 to present; 1965 - for Science; Social Sciences, 1900 to present; Conferences, 1990 to present
The Web of Science is a combination of three databases: Science Citation Index Expanded, Social Sciences Citation Index, Arts & Humanities Citation Index and Conference Proceedings Citation Index (...
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