Russia & Eurasia: General Sources

Databases, E-journal and E-Book Packages:

(Available to Current MIIS Students, Faculty and Staff only)

EBSCOHost
Our EBSCOHost package of databases includes Academic Search EliteBusiness Source Elite andNewspaper Source.  These index databases will give you citations, abstracts and sometimes full text of articles from magazines, journals and newspapers covering a broad range of topics.

EIU Country Reports & Profiles
Economic and political analysis of countries from the Economist Intelligence Unit.  Updated monthly.

Europa World
The online version of Europa World Year Book, Europa World provides current economic and political profiles of every country in the world, as well as directory information and statistics.  Europa also profiles international organizations.

International Financial Statistics Online
This IMF statistical database provides access to regional and country statistics from 2004 to the present.

JSTOR
The JSTOR collection is an online collection of scholarly journals in the social sciences, humanities and ecology.  JSTOR focuses on older or archival collections.  The current 3-5 years of issues are not available.

LexisNexis Academic Universe
LexisNexis
covers over 6,000 news, business and legal sources.  You'll find full text articles from newspapers, magazines and wire services including non-English language sources.  Search the business category for company profiles, financial reports, directory information, and accounting literature.  The legal search includes full text articles from law journals, state and federal regulations.

PAIS International
An index to magazines, journals, books and government documents focussing on policy studies and public affairs.

PressDisplay
Digital editions of over 500 international newspapers in English, Arabic, French, German, Spanish, Russian, and other languages.  Updated daily with a 2-3 month archive.

ProQuest
Our ProQuest subscription includes ABI/INFORM business databases, ProQuest Research Library, and ProQuest Newspapers.   Search any topic for citations, abstracts and some full text of articles from magazines, journals and newspapers.

World Bank E-Library
All current and recent World Bank publications are available here in PDF format.

 

Websites:

EurasiaNet.org
A web project of the Open Society Institute with current analysis of events and trends in Central Asia, the Caucasus and Russia.

Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection: Russia and the Former Soviet Republics Maps
Digitized maps for the region and individual countries.