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This guide helps you to find library resources related to Russian and Eastern European Studies: books, journals and online resources.
The Slavonic Library offers not only its internationally popular Legal Deposit Collection of printed copies in all subjects published within the borders of the Russian empire in 1828–1917 but also vast collections from the Soviet period containing literature from the fields of humanities and social sciences within the Slavic language area.
Both the Slavonic Library and the library of the Aleksanteri Institute maintain collections of new materials focusing in humanities and social sciences. Helsinki University Library provides broad humanities and social sciences collection, relevant for Russian and Eastern European Studies.
The resources of the guide are in different languages: in English, in Finnish, in Russian and in other Slavonic languages.
Slavonic Library at the National Library of Finland
kk-slav (at) helsinki.fi
Opening hours: Mon-Tue 9-18, Wed 9-20, Thu-Fri 9-18, every other Sat 9-16
Aleksanteri Institute library
marko.tiainen (at) helsinki.fi
Open by appointment