Database List

The following 6 databases are best for: Russian Studies

See our Russian Studies Research Guide for more information on researching this subject.

Core Russian Databases


ATLA Religion

Bibliography of Asian Studies Online

All Russian Databases

ABSEES Online (The American Bibliography of Slavic and East European Studies)    
Covers resources on East-Central Europe and the former Soviet Union published in the United States and Canada.
  • Coverage Range: 1990 to present
  • Full-Text
  • Vendor: EBSCO
  • Jumpstart Searchable

Bibliography of Asian Studies Online    
A major database for Asian Studies, with comprehensive index coverage of mostly western-language articles and book chapters on all parts of Asia.
  • Coverage Range: 1971 to present
  • Citations Only
  • Vendor: Bibliography of Asian Studies, The

EBSEES (European Bibliography of Slavic and East European Studies)    
Contains citations to scholarly articles, books, etc, relating to Eastern Europe. The cited materials were published in the following West European countries: Austria, Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, the Netherlands, and Switzerland.
  • Coverage Range: 1991 to 2007
  • Citations Only
  • Vendor: EBSEES

European History Primary Sources (EHPS)    
A searchable index of scholarly digital repositories of primary sources. Collections are also browsable by country, language, period, subject, and type of source.
  • Coverage Range: Medieval to present
  • Citations Only
  • Vendor: EUI

PAIS International (Public Affairs Information Service)    
Index access to journal articles, book chapters, reports, and government publications from 120 countries.
  • Coverage Range: 1972 to present
  • Some Full-Text
  • Vendor: ProQuest

World News Connection (East View; trial through May 10)    
Access to a historical archive of news from all over the world, translated into English. An important resource for those who do not know the foreign language yet needs a different perspective other than US.
  • Coverage Range: 1994-2013
  • Full-Text
  • Vendor: East View