Digital Russia: the Language, Culture, and Politics of New Media Communication
Donaldson, Robert H. The Foreign Policy of Russia: Changing Systems, Enduring Interests.
Gorham, Michael S. After Newspeak: Language, Culture, and Politics in Russia from Gorbachev to Putin
Greene, Samuel A. Moscow in Movement: Power and Opposition in Putin's Russia
Herpen, Marcel van. Putin's Wars: the Rise of Russia's New Imperialism
Lucas, Edward. The New Cold War: Putin's Threat to Russia and the West
Pomerantsev, Peter. Nothing is True and Everything is Possible: the Surreal Heart of the New Russia
Sakwa, Richard. Putin Redux: Power and Contradiction in Contemporary Russia
Sperling, Valerie. Sex, Politics, and Putin: Political Legitimacy in Russia
In our Print Reference Collection:
Большой этнологический словарь
Encyclopedia of Contemporary Russian Culture
Encyclopedia of Russian Women's Movements
Энциклопедия русского быта
Historical Dictionary of the Russian Federation
Historical Dictionary of United States-Russian/Soviet Relations
Итоги Всероссийской переписи населения 2010 года
Россия в цифрах 2007: краткий статистический сборник
The Territories of the Russian Federation
In our DVD Collection:
Crying Sun: the Impact of War in the Mountains of Chechnya
Happy People: a Year in the Taiga
Terror Strikes Moscow
Databases, E-journal and E-Book Packages:
(Available to Current MIIS Students, Faculty and Staff only)
Universal Database of Russian Newspapers
A package of Russian official and independent newspapers including both Russian and English-language publications.
Doing Business in Russian Federation
Ease of doing business indicators from the World Bank.
The EBRD in Russia
Data and project summaries from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development.
Embassy of the Russian Federation, Washington, D.C.
The embassy site is a portal to official information from the Russian government.
Pubished by The Broad School of Business at University of Michigan, GlobalEDGE provides country profiles, risk assessment, cultural tips, and statistics.
Jamestown Foundation: Russia
Commentary from Jamestown Foundation researchers on current issues in Russia and the region.
NPR: Stories About Russia
Transcripts and audio of National Public Radio stories.
NTI Profile: Russia
An overview of Russia's nuclear capabilities from the Nuclear Threat Initiative of the CNS. Includes information on treaty membership, chronologies and information on nuclear facilities.
Commentary, articles and reports from the RAND Corporation.
Rebuilding U.S.-Russia Relations
The Carnegie Forum invited experts to comment on current challenges in the U.S.-Russia relationship. This site hosts those commentaries.
Russia Direct reports on Russia and the world. While some publications are subscription-only, much content is freely available.
Russian Federation and the IMF
Financial news, data and reports from the International Monetary Fund.
Russian Federation and the WTO
News and documentation on Russia and the World Trade Organization. This site includes both trade statistics and tariff profiles for the country.
UNData: Russian Federation
Economic, social and demographic statistics from the United Nations and its agencies.
World Factbook: Russia
Annual country profile published by the CIA.