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Modern Languages & Cultures Subject Guide: Russian

Help and guidance on finding resources in your subject area

St Basile - Church - Red Square - Moscow - Russia  Russian Language and Literature Resources

Key databases

These databases allow you to quickly search across the global literature and identify publications in your research field.

These collections contain journal articles, books, conference proceedings, reports etc. 

A wide range of Modern Language newspaper archives can be accessed via Nexis UK.

To search for news results in the Russian language:

  • Click on News
  • In the By Language section, select Russian
  • Enter your keywords
  • Click on the Add option to add them to your search
  • Click on the Search icon


To find news articles from a particular newspaper:

  • Click on News
  • In the By Type section, choose Newspapers from the options available
  • Enter your keywords
  • Click on Search
  • Use the refine options on the left hand side to select the newspaper title you are interested in e.g. Die Welt
  • You can further refine your results by date, language etc. 

Russian language learning websites

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