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1. American bibliography of Slavic and East European studies.

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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 Union. Some of the many subjects covered include: Anthropology, Culture & the arts, Economics, Education, Geography Indexed sources include books, dissertations, journals, online resources and selected government publications published in the United States and Canada. Coverage for ABSEES ranges from 1939 to the present.


2. Bolʹsha︠i︡a sovetska︠i︡a ėn︠t︡siklopedi︠i︡a

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Contains full text of the entire 3rd ed. of the 30-volume Bolʹshaia sovetska︠i︡a ėn︠t︡siklopedi︠i︡a (1969-1978).


3. Universal database of Central Russian newspapers.

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Full-text electronic versions of major Russian and many NIS newspapers on the same day they are published. The Universal database includes archives of back issues, and is a source for information on business, economics, domestic and foreign policy and important political events in Russia and the former Soviet Union.


4. Universal database of social sciences and humanities.

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Full-text electronic versions of major Russian periodicals on social sciences and humanities, comprising journals of the Russian Academy of Sciences, popular literary editions, and independent scholarly publications. The Universal database includes current issues as well as archives of back issues of journals, and is reproduced with original pagination.