Russian libraries & ARCHIVES

Информационно-справочный портал Library.ru - RU

 Information portal for librarians

ArcheoBiblioBase: Archives in Russia - EN

The ArcheoBiblioBase directory and bibliographic information system for Russian archival repositories, presented by the International Institute of Social History (Amsterdam), should alert researchers abroad to the wealth of holdings and research opportunities in repositories in archives throughout the Russian Federation.

Архивы России - RU

[Archives of Russia] Information portal for Russian federal, regional and municipal archives.

Archival Research in Russia: How to Make it Successful? - EN

Article by Olga E. Glagoleva, University of Toronto, Published in NewsNet: News of the American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies. Vol. 42, no. 5 (December 2002).

Introduction to Russian Archives - EN

Supplement to the course "Introduction to Russian Archives" offered at CREES, University of Toronto. Maintained by Olga E. Glagoleva of the University of Toronto.

Russian Archives Online - EN

Russian Archives Online (RAO) is an online collection of Russian and Soviet-related archives and other sources of film footage, photographs, illustrations and audio, along with supporting documents and texts.

Using the Russian Archives - EN  An Informal Practical Guide for Beginners

Compiled by M. J. Berry and M. J. Ilič. Published by the British Academic Committee for Collaboration with Russian Archives (BACCRA) in association with Centre for Russian and East European Studies (CREES), the University of Birmingham.

Archives of Russia - EN

A Working Paper by Patricia Kennedy Grimsted. Published by Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. 1998

Российская государственная библиотека (РГБ) - RU

[Russian State Library (RSL)] 

Российская национальная библиотека (РНБ) - RU

[National Library of Russia (NLR)] 

Президентская библиотека имени Б.Н.Ельцина - RU-EN

[Boris Yeltsin Presidential Library] 

Библиотека российской академии наук - RU

[Russian Academy of Sciences Library] 

Государственная общественно-политическая библиотека - RU

[State Socio-Political Library] 

Государственная публичная историческая библиотека (ГПИБ) - RU

[State Public Historical Library of Russia (SPHL)] 

Электронная библиотека РГБ - RU  

[RSL Digital Library]

Featured free online collections:  

Коллекция рукописей [Collection of manuscripts]

Старопечатные книги  [Early printed books]

ДОКУСФЕРА Электронная библиотека РНБ - RU

[NLR Digital Library] 

BIBLIOPHIKA Электронная библиотека ГПИБ - RU

[SPHL Digital Library] 

eLIBRARY.RU Научная электронная библиотека - RU

[Russian Scientific Digital Library] 

КиберЛенинка. Научная электронная библиотека

This very useful electronic database includes articles from various Russian scientific journals. The articles are arranged by subject and available online.