Image: International Area Studies (IAS) department in Watson Library, University of Kansas
Librarians can help you...
Focus a Topic: To get started, watch the Developing a Research Topic tutorial (UPitt). Review your assignment guidelines, textbook(s), and encyclopedias to explore ideas. For a list of encyclopedias, see the "Reference" tab above.
Consult with your professor and/or librarian to refine your topic and develop a focused research question.
Find Literary Texts Online. Use the "Lit. Online" tab above.
Search for Archival Material. Use the Archives" tab above.
Cite Your Sources. Use the "Writing & Citing" tab above.
Determine Whether Sources are Credible. Use the Evaluating Sources tab above.
This research guide is designed for basic research in Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies.
The guide highlights important reference sources, databases, free websites on aspects of REEES, and linkds to tutorials and other tools for managing the complex process of academic research. Use the tabs above to navigate among the resources in this guide.