Russian Resources

Russian Language Course Resources

Russian 1001: Golosa Year 1 (5th ed.)
Russian 2001: Golosa Year 2
Russian 3001/3002 V Puti, 2nd Edition
Russian 4001/4097: Audio Resources

Resources for Russian Language Study – Learning modules and activities
 – Professional organization for teachers of Slavic languages, links to other resources for learning Slavic languages – Professional organization for teachers of Russian, links to information for study abroad and learning resources – Professional organization for teachers of foreign languages, links to information about the proficiency guidelines – dictionaries and other references from the Russian Ministry of Education – interactive Russian grammar reference – learning exercises for advanced learners of Russian – Russian Reference Grammar from the Slavic & East European Language Resource Center

Resources for Russian Cultural Research

Search Engines

Russian Online Television Broadcasts
Russian State Television
RTR Network

Russian Online Radio Broadcasts
Ekho Moskvy – Moscow Echo
Radio Kul’tura 
Radio Mayak 
Radio Rossii 
BBC Russian Service
Simplified Russian Radio News – project of the National Capital Language Resource Center


Official Web Pages of the Russian Federation – home page of the Russian Federation – home page of St. Petersburg – home page of Moscow – home page of the Federal Security Bureau (former KGB)

Images of Russia – images illustrating Russian history – click on картины

Russian Art – Russian Art (excluding icons)

Russian Icons – Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg – Tretiakov Gallery in Moscow – Russian Paintings

News Sources in Russian – Argumenty i fakty – a website like CNN – the Izvestiia Newspaper – News summaries – Moscow News in Russian – The Independent Newspaper – Vesti Newspaper Russian literary journals – Ekho Moskvy Radio Station

News about Russia in English

Russian History – English language site about Soviet history – Russian language site about World War II

Russian Literature – a variety of cultural resources – bilingual poetry, some with audio, additional resource materials, search engines for Russian and English

Russian Public Opinion – All-Russian Center for the Study of Public Opinion – Foundation for Public Opinion

Business in Russia – Russian Business Journal – Mid-Atlantic Russian Business Council (for the Delaware Valley)

Jokes in Russian – Russian jokes – Russian historical anecdotes – Russian riddles and brain teasers – Russian cartoon strips

Russian Culture – a Russian student newspaper – a site focusing on Moscow – Moscow cultural events – focus on Russian clothing Byzantium-early Russia
 links to information on Dostoevsky absolutely irresistible Masyanya and Russian youth slang – biographies of famous Russians – Russian music downloads (pay to play) – Russian music downloads (pay to play) – find the lyrics to your favorite Russian songs

Cyrillic Resources
Temple University, the College of Liberal Arts, and the Department of French, German, Italian and Russian do not endorse any commercial vendors, but provide these links merely as a convenience for students of Russian. (for Macintosh)