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Russian and Slavonic Language and Literature: Home

This guide aims to introduce library readers researching or studying Russian to essential library and electronic resources for the subject area.

Purpose of this guide

This guide is intended for students/researchers studying Russian and other Slavonic languages and literatures at the University of Oxford, although students/researchers from any field may find it useful.

Use this guide to find out about books/online resources for Russian and Slavonic language and literature, including ebooks, ejournals, bibliographic databases.

Some useful links

Welcome to this Libguide for Slavonic and Russian Studies.  Below you will find some links to get you started.

The link to Oxford University Computing Services is useful for passwords and computer problems.  There is a link to the Russian and Slavonic Sub-Faculty.

To find out what lectures at the Taylorian are taking place in real time, look at the 'What's on at the Taylorian' link below.  For course related queries the link to past exam papers OXAM may be useful. 

Information can be found in this guide on accessing journal articles in fact there is a whole guide devoted to Slavonic and Russian journal articles. 

Russian Studies Subject Consultant

(Isaakievskii sobor, Saint Petersburg)

If you have an enquiry relating to Russian or Slavonic resources or would like to book an individual appointment for advice about Russian or Slavonic resources for your course,please contact:

Nick Hearn (Russian Studies Subject Consultant)

Taylor Institution Library, St Giles

Monday: 9:00 - 5:00

Wednesday: 9:00 - 5:00

Friday: 2:00 - 5:00


Tel: 01865 (2)78159