Primary Sources in English
Printed, edited, translated primary sources in Cornell's Library Catalog
The term "sources" as a subject word will retrieve published primary sources or books about primary source. An example:
For memoirs, diaries, interviews, or biographical accounts (including autobiographical accounts), use the term "personal narratives" or "biographies" as subjects.
Examples of search strings.:
- Russia > History > Revolution, 1905-1907 > Sources
- Soviet Union > History > Revolution, 1917-1921 > Sources
- Soviet Union > History > Revolution, 1917-1921 > Personal Narratives
Selected digital collections:
Primary Sources in Russian
- Digital Princeton University Library
The Slavic Collections in the Digital Princeton University Library feature a variety of primary sources. including a collection of late-Soviet posters, print ephemera from the recent Ukraine crisis and its aftermath, early Soviet-era children's books, early-Soviet illustrated popular-song sheet music, and early twentieth century illustrated periodicals.
- Онлайн кинотеатр Мосфильма
Much of the cinematic production of Mosfilm can be viewed in their online cinema.
- Не болтай!
A vast online collection of Russian posters (primarily propaganda posters) dating anywhere from 1900 to the present. The online collection is based on an enormous private poster collection in Prague. Registering and obtaining login credentials is required to access the database, but is free of charge.
A site offering access to a broad array of historical source material.
- Электронный архив Российской исторической статистики
A database of Russian historical statistics covering the period from the eighteenth century to the present. The database's primary focus is the socioeconomic history of Russia.
- Электронная библиотека ГПИБ
The digital library of the Russian State Public Historical Library offers access to digitizations of a broad range of historical primary source material.