1st Edition

A Guide to Slavic Collections in the United States and Canada

By Allan Urbanic, Beth Feinberg Copyright 2005
    214 Pages
    by Routledge

    208 Pages
    by Routledge

    Get access to the Slavic and East European research materials you need

    A Guide to Slavic Collections in the United States and Canada presents up-to-date information on 85 North American libraries that house Slavic and East European research materials, providing current details on recent acquisitions, developments in collection policies, and changes in contact information. Using individual entries written by each institution’s librarian or archivist, you’ll save valuable time and effort in your search for resources on Russia and the rest of the former Soviet Union, Poland, the Czech and Slovak Republics, the former Yugoslavia, the Baltic countries, Bulgaria, Albania, Hungary, Romania, and the Sorbs in Germany. This unique book includes facts and figures on special collections, finding aids, catalogs, Web access, and bibliographies for further readings.

    A Guide to Slavic Collections in the United States and Canada examines collections available at public libraries, governmental libraries, special collections, and university libraries. Edited by Dr. Allan Urbanic, Librarian for Slavic and East European Collections at the University of California, Berkeley, and Slavic Collection Manager at the University of California, Santa Barbara, and Beth Feinberg, Slavic Catalog Librarian at the University of California, Los Angeles, the book lists current and retrospective materials collected in print, microform, and electronic formats, and includes monographs, serial publications, reference works, dissertations, and conference proceedings.

    Entries for A Guide to Slavic Collections in the United States and Canada include:

    • access policy for visits
    • general collection description
    • special collection description
    • online catalog
    • archive collections
    • size of collection
    • percent of collection in vernacular language
    • electronic resources
    • and much more!

    A Guide to Slavic Collections in the United States and Canada is an essential, time-saving resource for librarians and academics looking for research materials.

    • Introduction (Allan Urbanic and Beth Feinberg)
    • Slavic Collection Descriptions
    • Amherst Center for Russian Culture
    • Arizona State University
    • Bakhmeteff Archive of Russian and East European History and Culture (see also Columbia University)
    • Brigham Young University
    • Brown University
    • Byzantine Catholic Seminary
    • Chicago Public Library
    • Columbia University
    • Cornell University
    • Dalhousie University
    • Dartmouth College
    • Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies (see also Harvard University)
    • Duke University
    • Emory University
    • George Washington University
    • Harvard Law School
    • Harvard Ukrainian Research Institute Reference Library
    • Harvard University, Houghton Library
    • Harvard University, Slavic Division
    • Hilandar Research Library (see also Ohio State University)
    • Hillwood Museum & Gardens
    • Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary
    • Hoover Institution (see also Stanford University)
    • Immigration History Research Center
    • Indiana University
    • Library, Centre canadien d’architecture
    • The Library of Congress
    • Linda Hall Library
    • Miami University
    • Michigan State University
    • Museum of Russian Culture
    • National Library of Medicine
    • New York Botanical Garden
    • New York Public Library
    • New York University
    • Oberlin College
    • Ohio State University (see also Hilandar Research Center)
    • Pennsylvania State University
    • Polish Museum of America
    • Polish National Catholic Church
    • Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies (see also University of Toronto)
    • Princeton University
    • Rutgers University
    • Rutgers University Law School Library
    • Seton Hall University
    • Simon Fraser University
    • St. Andrew’s College Library (see also University of Manitoba)
    • St. Vladimir’s Seminary Library
    • Stanford University Libraries (see also Hoover Institution)
    • Syracuse University
    • Toronto Public Library
    • Ukrainian Canadian Research and Documentation Centre
    • University of Alberta
    • University of Arizona
    • University of Buffalo (SUNY), Polish Collection
    • University of Calgary
    • University of California, Berkeley
    • University of California, Davis
    • University of California, Irvine
    • University of California, Los Angeles
    • University of California, Santa Barbara
    • University of Chicago
    • University of Florida
    • University of Georgia
    • University of Hawaii
    • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    • University of Iowa
    • University of Kansas
    • University of Kentucky
    • University of Manitoba
    • University of Maryland, College Park
    • University of Michigan
    • University of Minnesota
    • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    • University of Oregon
    • University of Ottawa
    • University of Pittsburgh
    • University of Southern California
    • University of Texas at Austin
    • University of Toronto
    • University of Virginia
    • University of Washington, Seattle
    • University of Wisconsin-Madison
    • Vanderbilt University
    • Woodrow Wilson Center
    • Yale University
    • YIVO Institute for Jewish Research
    • Geographic Index


    Urbanic, Allan; Feinberg, Beth