Research Guide: Russian Literature Seminar E471
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Premier resource for researchers and students of literature. Indexes journals, books, and dissertations in the fields of literature, linguistics, and folklore. Contains over 2.2 million citations from more than 4,400 journals & series, and 1,000 book publishers.
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OCLC index of articles from the contents pages of journals. Indexes some 16,000 journals from all disciplines. (From OCLC FirstSearch)
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Indexing for over 5,000 scholarly journal titles in all disciplines. Provides abstracts and links to full text articles. (From OCLC FirstSearch)
1995--current | Some full text
Index to journal articles, book reviews, and dissertations in the area of world history. Covers topics from 1450-present and includes over 2,100 journals published throughout the world.
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Provides access to scholarly journals. Our collection (Arts & Sciences 1) includes core journals in economics, history, literature, political science, and sociology, as well as in other key fields in the humanities and social sciences.
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Find up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism, and reviews on more than 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world. Includes more than 850,000 full-text articles, critical essays and reviews from over 390 scholarly journals and literary magazines. (from Gale Cengage Learning)
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Comprehensive source for scholarly journals. Project MUSE covers the fields of literature and criticism, history, the visual and performing arts, cultural studies, education, political science, religion, gender studies, economics, and many others.
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Search an A-Z list of all journals, magazines, and newspapers in the Fitzgerald collection both online and in print. If we do not have the journal you need to access your article, you may order the article through interlibrary loan.
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Dictionary of Russian Literature. Harkins, William E. Greenwood, 1956.
Dostoevsky Encyclopedia. Lantz, Kenneth. Greenwood, 2004.
Encyclopedia of Russian History. Millar, James R. ed. Macmillan, 2004.
R947.003 E56 | 3vols.
Handbook of Russian Literature. Terras, Victor. Yale University Press, 1985.
Reference Guide to Russian Literature. Cornell, Neil, ed. Fitzroy Dearborn, 1998.
Russian Literature in the Age of Pushkin and Gogol: Prose. Dictionary of Literary Biography. Gale, 1999.
R813.03 A51 V.198
Russian Literature in the Age of Realism. Dictionary of Literary Biography. Gale, 2003.
R813.03 A51 V.277
Russian Novelists in the Age of Tolstoy and Dostoevsky. Dictionary of Literary Biography. Gale, 2001.
R813.03 A51 V.238
Russian Women Writers. Tomei, Christine. Garland, 1999.
891.708 R96 | 2 vols.
Recommended Web sites
19th century Russian literature
Links to sources for Professor Elizabeth Beaujour's Russian Literature course at Hunter College. Includes material from the typical Russian giants of literature and some potentially useful background material on the various authors. Online full text versions of many of the authors' works are included.
From Northwestern University an alphabetical, bilingual anthology of Russian poets, along with biographical timelines, bibliographies, and external links.
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