This guide is intended for students and researchers studying the history and social sciences of the Former Soviet Union and Eastern Europe at the University of Oxford, although students and researchers from any field may find it useful.
Use this guide to find out about books and online resources for the history and social sciences of the Former Soviet Union and Eastern Europe , including ebooks, ejournals and bibliographic databases.
The Bodleian collections relating to the history and social sciences of the Former Soviet Union and Eastern Europe are the third largest in the UK. General reference works and some history sources can be found on the open shelves of the Taylorian Slavonic reading room, while books, journals and reading list materials relating to Russian and East European politics, economics and statistics are housed in the SSL (Social Sciences Library). There is also a growing collection of electronic resources, including several databases from EastView, Integrum and CEEOL.
There are three methods of accessing subscription resources off campus: