Entries Tagged as 'E-resources'

Monday, April 18th, 2016

Slavic poor paper digitization project

          As part of the project to preserve old and fragile books through digitization, 432 such titles published before 1922 have recently been digitized and are accessible directly from HOLLIS. The titles were published in various Slavic countries, and most of them are in various Slavic languages (Russian, Ukrainian, Polish, Church […]

Monday, April 11th, 2016

Russian ephemera (late 1980s-1990s) digitization project

            Russian ephemera collection (late 1980s-1990s) is a collection of materials and artifacts related to various political events, movements, parties and personalities that were part of the political life in the former Soviet Union and Russia between 1987 and 1999. This was a vibrant and very important period in the history […]

Friday, April 8th, 2016

Bogema: a rare 1915 magazine now available in print and online:

Bogema. Petrograd : Izdatelʹ: V.M. Silin, 1915. HOLLIS # 004962239-0 I would like to bring to your attention the following title recently acquired by the Slavic division. Bogema was a short-lived literary magazine. Its total of 6 issues were published in Petrograd in 1915 by Larisa Reisner and Vladimir Zlobin. Harvard is now the only […]

Friday, April 8th, 2016

Houghton’s Kilgour collection catalogs digitized

Three catalogs of the Houghton Library’s Kilgour collection of early editions of Russian literature, one of them, the seminal 1959 catalog, and the other two published in connection with exhibitions in 1977 and 1987, are now digitized and available directly from HOLLIS: The Kilgour Collection of Russian literature, 1750-1920 : with notes on early books […]

Friday, April 8th, 2016

Niva Digital Archive

Niva. [S. Peterburg : Izdavaemyi A.F. Marksom], 1870- HOLLIS # 006946794-3 http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:hul.eresource:niva Niva was the most popular magazine in late 19th-early 20th century Russia. Niva described itself as “an illustrated weekly journal of literature, politics and modern life.” It was founded in 1870 and remained in publication until September 1918, when it was closed by […]