Yale University Library Slavic and East European Collection link to Yale University Library home page link to Slavic and East European Collection page

 

Selected Bibliography of English-language Print Resources for Russia

Quick Links
Newspapers Selected Internet Resources Online Databases Research Guide Online News Language Resources Archives of the Soviet Communist Party and Soviet State SEEC Library Fellows Program Related Yale Sites Librarian: Tatjana Lorkovic
Tanja Lorkovic
Email: tatjana.lorkovic@yale.edu
Phone: (203) 432-1861
Fax: (203) 432-7231
Mailing Address :
Yale University Library
P.O. Box 208240
130 Wall Street
New Haven, CT 06520-8240

The Research Guide contains selected bibliographies of English-language print resources for Slavic and East European regions. The bibliographies are not meant to be comprehensive, but rather as starting points for researchers. The resources listed are available in the Yale University Libraries. For availability of the listed titles as well as vernacular resources, check the library catalog Orbis. Click on a country above to see its research guide.

Russia Flag       CIA World Factbook entry for Russia

Basic Russian publications; an annotated bibliography on Russia and the Soviet Union / Paul Louis Horecky. [Chicago] University of Chicago Press [1962]. 313 p.
Location: SML, Slavic Reading Room 406 X681 962H (Non-Circulating)

A biographical dictionary of the former Soviet Union: prominent people in all fields from 1917 to the present / Jeanne Vronskaya and Vladimir Chuguev. London ; New Jersey : Bowker-Saur, c1992. 643 p.
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Rm CT1213 +V76 1992 (Non-Circulating)

Bibliography of the Soviet Union, its predecessors and successors / Bradley L. Schaffner. Metuchen, N.J. ; Lanham, MD : Scarecrow Press, c1995. 569 p.
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Rm Z2506 S3X 1995 (Non-Circulating)

Books on Soviet Russia, 1917-1942: a bibliography and a guide to reading / Philip Grierson. Twickenham (Middx.), Anthony C. Hall, 1969. 354 p.
Location: SML, Slavic Reading Room 406 Z2510 G75 1969b (Non-Circulating)

The Cambridge encyclopedia of Russia and the former Soviet Union / edited by Archie Brown, Michael Kaser and Gerald S. Smith ; consultant editor John. E. Bowlt ; associate editor Patricia Brown. 2nd ed. Cambridge [Cambridgeshire] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1994. 604 p.
Location: CCL, Reference DK14 +C35 1994 (Non-Circulating)

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. 199 p.
Location: SML, Slavic Reading Room 406 DK36 P87 (Non-Circulating)

Dictionary of Russian literature since 1917 / Wolfgang Kasack ; translated by Maria Carlson and Jane T. Hedges ; bibliographical revision by Rebecca Atack. New York : Columbia University Press, 1988. 502 p.
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Rm Z2500 K3513 1988 (Non-Circulating)

Eighteenth century Russia : a select bibliography of works published since 1955 / Philip Clendenning, Roger Bartlett. Newtonville, Mass. : Oriental Research Partners, 1981. 262 p.
Location: SML, Slavic Reading Room 406 Z2508 C58 (Non-Circulating)

Encylopedia of Russian history : from the Christianization of Kiev to the break-up of the U.S.S.R. / John Paxton. Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c1993. 483 p.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC DK36 P39X 1993

English-Russian : comprehensive dictionary / Oleg P. Benyukh, general editor. New York, NY : Hippocrene Books, 1995. 789 p.
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Rm PG2640 E55X 1995 (Non-Circulating)

English-Russian, Russian-English dictionary / Kenneth Katzner. Rev. and expanded ed. New York : Wiley, c1994. 1098 p.
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Rm PG2640 K34 1994 (Non-Circulating)

An Ethnohistorical dictionary of the Russian and Soviet empires / edited by James S. Olson ; Lee Brigance Pappas and Nicholas C.J. Pappas, associate editors. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1994. 840 p.
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Rm DK33 E837X 1994 (Non-Circulating)

Guide to Russian reference books / Karol Maichel ; edited by J.S.G. Simmons. Stanford, Calif. : Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace, 1962-
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Rm Z2491 M35 (Non-Circulating)

Guide to the republics of the former Soviet Union / David T. Twining. Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1993. 213 p.
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Rm DK293 T85X 1993 (Non-Circulating)

Historical dictionary of Russia / Boris Raymond and Paul Duffy. Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 1997. 411 p.
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Rm DK36 R39X 1997 (Non-Circulating)

Imperial Russia: a reference handbook / John Paxton. New York: Palgrave, 2001. 257 p.
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Rm DK14 P39X 2001 (Non-Circulating)

The Modern encyclopedia of Russian and Soviet history / edited by Joseph L. Wieczynski. Gulf Breeze, Fl. : Academic International Press, 1976-<1996> v.1-<59>
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Rm DK14 M6 ; Slavic Reading Room 406 DK14 M6 (Non-Circulating)

Reference guide to Russian literature / edited by Neil Cornwell. London ; Chicago : Fitzroy Dearborn, c1998. 972 p.
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Rm PG2940 +R43 1998 (Non-Circulating)

Reinterpreting Russia : an annotated bibliography of books on Russia, the Soviet Union, and the Russian Federation, 1991-1996 / Steve D. Boilard. Lanham, Md. ; London : Scarecrow Press ; Pasadena, Calif. : Salem Press, c1997. 283 p.
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Rm Z2491 B63X 1997 (Non-Circulating)

A Researcher's guide to sources on Soviet social history in the 1930s / edited by Sheila Fitzpatrick and Lynne Viola. Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, c1990. 296 p.
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Rm Z7165 S65 R47 1990 (Non-Circulating)

Russia : a country study / Glenn E. Curtis. Washington, DC : Federal Research Division, Library of Congress, 1998. 728 p.
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Rm DK510.23 R883X 1998 (Non-Circulating) Electronic version

Russia and the former Soviet Union : a bibliographic guide to English language publications, 1986-1991 / Helen F. Sullivan and Robert H. Burger. Englewood, Colo. : Libraries Unlimited, Inc., c1994. 380 p.
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Rm Z2491 S89X 1994 (Non-Circulating)

Russia and the Soviet Union : a bibliographic guide to Western-language publications / Paul Louis Horecky. Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1965. 473 p.
Location: SML, Slavic Reading Room 406 X681 965H (Non-Circulating)

Russia, the USSR, and Eastern Europe : a bibliographic guide to English language publications, 1981-1985 / Stephan M. Horak. Englewood, Colo. : Libraries Unlimited, Inc., c1987. 273 p.
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Rm ZZ2483 H543 1987 (Non-Circulating)

Russia, the USSR, and Eastern Europe : a bibliographic guide to English language publications, 1975-1980 / Stephan M. Horak. Littleton, Colo.: Libraries Unlimited,1982.279p.
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Rm Z2483 H54 Suppl. (Non-Circulating)

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, Colo. : Libraries Unlimited, 1978. 488 p.
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Rm Z2483 H54 (Non-Circulating)

Russia, the USSR, the CIS and the Independent states: a complete history in one volume / Peter Neville. Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire: Windrush, 2000. 311 p.
Location: CCL, Stacks DK37 N48 2000

Russia / USSR / Lesley Pitman, compiler. Oxford, Eng. ; Santa Barbara, Calif. : Clio Press, c1994. 384 p.
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Rm Z2491 P57 1994 (Non-Circulating)

Russian literature in the age of Pushkin and Gogol. Poetry and drama / edited by Christine A. Rydel. Detroit, MI : Gale Group, 1999. 449 p.
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Rm PN451 +D53 205 (Non-Circulating)

Russian literature in the age of Pushkin and Gogol. Prose / edited by Christine A. Rydel. Detroit, MI: Gale Research, 1998. 432p.
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Rm PN451 +D53 198 (Non-Circulating)

The supplement to the modern encyclopedia of Russian, Soviet, and Eurasian history / edited by George N. Rhyne. Gulf Breeze, Fl. : Academic International Press, 1995-<1997>
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Rm DK14 M6 Suppl; Slavic Reading Room 406 DK14 M6 Suppl (Non-Circulating)

A social history of Imperial Russia, 1700-1917 / Boris Mironov with Ben Eklof. Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, 2000-. 2 vols.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC HN523 M547X 2000

Soviet Union : a country study / Raymond E. Zickel. Washington, DC : Federal Research Division, Library of Congress, 1991. 1068 p.
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Rm DK17 S6396X 1991 (Non-Circulating) Electronic version

Translating from English into Russian : reference grammar for students of Russian / Serafima Radivilova. Lanham : University Press of America, c1998. 458 p.
Location: CCL, Stacks PG2498 R33 1998

Who's who in Russia and the Soviet Union: from 1900-1991 / Martin McCauley. London ; New York : Routledge, 1997. 268 p.
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Rm CT1203 M37X 1997 (Non-Circulating)