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Slavic Studies: Slavic History, Politics, Culture

Library resources for Slavic Studies research

Russian History and Historical Encyclopedias

Encyclopedia of Russian History James R. Millar, ed. New York: Macmillan Reference USA, 2004.

Modern Encyclopedia of Russian, Soviet, and Eurasian History. Gulf Breeze: Academic International, 1976-95. 58 v
Bobst REF1 DK14 .M6

Great Soviet Encyclopedia [English translation of 3rd edition of the Bol'shaia sovetskaia entsiklopediia] 31 v. N.Y.: Macmillan, 1973-1983.
Bobst REF1 AE55 .B62313 1973


In Russian:
Bolʹshaia rossiĭskaia ėntsiklopediia
REF1 AE55 .B59 2004

Novaia rossiĭskaia ėntsiklopediia v 12 tomakh  
REF1 AE55 .N69 2003 

Otechstvemnaia istoriia: entsiklopediia piati tomakh.
REF1 DK36 .O84 1994

Bolshaia sovetskaia entsiklopediia
1st ed. 1926-1947 Bobst AE55 .B61926
2nd ed. 1949-1958 Bobst AE55 .B6 1949
3rd ed. 1969-1981 Bobst AE55 .B623

Entsiklopedicheskii slovar' / pod red. I.E. Andreevskago. Saint Petersburg: F. A. Brokgauz, I. A. Efron, 1890-1907.86 v. (reprint, 1990)
Bobst REF1 AE55.E6 1990
Excellent for 19th century subjects.

Russkii biograficheskii slovar' / A.A. Polovtsov. Saint Petersburg: Izdanie Imperatorskago Russkago istoricheskago obshchestva, 1896-1918. 25 v.  (reprint, 1992-2000) 
Ref1 CT1203.R86 1896a
More complete biographies up to the early 20th century than Entsiklopedicheskii slovar' above.