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Russian and Slavic Studies: Find Books

Resources for researching Russian language, literature, history, and culture.

LC call numbers for Russian Language & Literature

Entire Slavic Languages area -- PG class. - Details:

PG13 Russian philology (includes linguistics and film)

PG2001-2826 Russian language
PG2830-2847 Belarusian

PG2900-(3698) Russian literature

  • PG2900-3190 History and criticism
  • PG2900-2998 General
  • PG3001-3026 Special periods
  • PG3041-3065 Poetry
  • PG3071-3089 Drama
  • PG3091-3099 Prose
  • PG(3100)-(3155) Folk literature Including texts
  • PG3199-3299 Collections
  • PG3199-3205 General
  • PG(3211)-3219 Translations
  • PG3223-3229.2 Special periods
  • PG3230-3238 Poetry
  • PG3240-3255 Drama
  • PG3260-3299 Prose

PG3300-3493.96 Individual authors and works

  • PG3300-3308 Early to 1700
  • PG3310-3319 18th century
  • PG3312 Derzhavin
  • PG3314 Karamzin
  • PG3316 Lomonosov
  • PG3318 Sumarokov
  • PG3320-3447 1800-1870
  • PG3325-3328 Dostoyevsky
  • PG3332-3335 Gogol'
  • PG3340-3359 Pushkin
  • PG3365-3417 Tolstoi
  • PG3420-3445 Turgenev
  • PG3450-3470 1870-1917
  • PG3452 Andreev
  • PG3455-3458 Chekhov
  • PG3462-3465 Gorky
  • PG3475-3476 1917-1960
  • PG3477-3490 1961-2000
  • PG3491.2-3493.96 2001-
  • PG3500-3505 Provincial, local, etc.
  • PG3515-3550 Outside the Russian Federation
  • PG(3651)-(3698) Special subjects

Folk literature:

  • GR72-79 - Folk literature, including Russian folk literature

LC call numbers for Russian history, politics, music, and art

DK Class -- Russian History

  • DK1-949.5 History of Russia. Soviet Union. Former Soviet Republics
  • DK33-35.5 Ethnography
  • DK36-293 History
  • DK70-112.42 Early to 1613
  • DK70-99.7 Rus’
  • DK99.8-112.42 Muscovy
  • DK112.8-264.8 House of Romanov, 1613-1917
  • DK265-265.95 Revolution, 1917-1921
  • DK266-292 Soviet regime, 1918-1991
  • DK293 1991­- 


GR -- Russian Folklore

  • GR138-203 Slavic and Russian Folklore


  • JN6690-6699 Russia (Federation): Political institutions and public administration

Russian Music: 0

  • ML300


Russian Art:

  • N6981

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