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Eastern European Studies

Logo Virtuelle Fachbibliothek Osteuripa Vifa

Vifa Ost Comprehensive virtual specialist library with bibliographies, full texts, meta searches and web links to collections in the field of Eastern European Studies

Logo LitDok Ostmitteleuropa

LitDok Ostmitteleuropa Bibliography developed through cooperation on the history of Eastern Central Europe from 1994

Logo Historical Abstracts

Historical Abstracts Directory of dependent and independent publications on the history of all countries (excluding USA and Canada) from 1450 to the present day, beginning with reference year 1955


ABSEES Bibliography of dependent and independent publications on Eastern European Studies from the USA and Canada from 1990

Logo Enzyklopädie des europäischen Ostens (EEO)

Enzyklopädie des europäischen Ostens (EEO) Online reference work on the history, culture and politics of eastern European countries, including language dictionary

Eastern European Studies

Consultation hours for literature research

Are you planning to write a term paper, bachelor's or master's thesis?

Our Eastern European Studies consultant would be pleased ot assist you in making full yous of the resources of the University Library Bern:

  • Assistance in researching your topic
  • Using specialist databases
  • Help with search strategies

Thursday 14.00 to 15.00 during the semester, in the SOB, Hallerstr. 6, 3012 Bern (basement floor)
outside the semester on appointment by e-mail

Make an appointment

Swiss Library of Eastern Europe SOB

Literature on Eastern European history (20th century)

  • Material on current developments in Eastern Europe (politics, society, economy, law)
  • Literature on Russia's reception in the West from 15th to 20th century (special collection Rossica Europeana)
  • Basic, research and journal literature as well as source editions on all these topics in current Western and all Eastern European languages

to the Swiss Library of Eastern Europe SOB

Münstergasse Library

  • Literature on ancient Eastern European History
  • Travel guides
  • Belletristik
  • Specialist literature from the field of Slavic and Baltic Languages and Literatures

to the Münstergasse Library

Library of Slavic Languages and Literatures

to the Library of Slavic Languages and Literatures