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A website with a large number of digital copies of publications on Uzbek language, literature, and folklore. Many of these publications are contemporary works, but there is also a large amount of Soviet publications on the website. Apart from literary works and literary scholarship, the website also…
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A website dedicated to mosaics in Tajikistan's architecture and artwork. On this site, users can browse photos of Tajikistan's mosaic artworks, locate them on a digital map, and learn about the artists and history of the mosaics.
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A website that collects personal accounts, old photographs, and other types of materials on the city of Tashkent. A lot of posts on the website are dedicated to the city's history.
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Russian Archives Online (RAO) is an online collection of Russian and Soviet-related archives and other sources of film footage, photographs, and fine art featuring support materials and robust archival search engine.
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Digitized manuscripts of Aleksandr Blok, Andrei Belyi, Innokentii Annenskii, Marina Tsvetaeva, and Fedor Sologub.
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The digital library of the Institute of Russian Literature of the RAS, providing free access to digital copies of the Institute's publications and other literary studies publications.
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The Wende Museum is an art museum and historical archive dedicated to the Cold War. Its online collections consist of artworks, artifacts, documents, films, and historical witness interviews related to the subject.
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The collection consists of Russian-language works, correspondence, and printed matter of Mandelʹshtam. It contains holograph and typed manuscripts of his poems, reviews, articles, and essays, often in draft form representing different stages of his work, many of which are in the hand of his wife,…
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A collection of Russian and early Soviet music scores published from 1904 to 1938.
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Digital library of the Russian National Library, providing free access to a large number of digitized pre-revolution and Soviet literature.
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Online exhibitions and collections of archival documents from the State Archive of Minsk Oblast.
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Online exhibitions of archival documents from the State Archive of Poltava Oblast.
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A collection of digital copies of old books and document collections prepared by the State Archive of Tyumen Oblast.
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Online exhibitions and digital document collections published by the Moscow Oblast Archival Center.
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Archival information portal for archives in Leningrad Oblast. You can find useful sources under "Projects" (on homepage), "Thematic Databases" (under the "LOGAV" tab), and "Electronic Exhibitions" sections.
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Numerous well-organized online exhibits of archival documents from Leningrad oblast, covering various topics in the region's history.
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140 posters, Krokodil covers, and clippings, most created by members of the Fighting Pencil (Boevoi karandash) artists’ collective, satirizing bureaucratic abuses and inefficiencies during the last decades of the Soviet period.
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A digital library consisting of digitized records from different libraries in Kyrgyzstan.
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The official YouTube channel of the National Archives of Armenia, where you can find numerous Soviet Armenian films, cartoons, and video clips from the Soviet era.
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A Twitter account that shares 20th-century photography, architecture & design of Central and Eastern Europe.
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A Twitter account that shares clips of Soviet and Eastern European animation.
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A Twitter account that shares Soviet photographs, architecture & design, and USSR propaganda art.
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A Telegram channel that shares Soviet psychedelic artwork, including paintings, cartoons, caricatures, posters, etc.
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The Telegram channel of a digital project of the same name that shares digitized imperial Russian and Soviet rare books (always on very niche topics), as well as thousands of illustrations and citations from these books.
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A Telegram channel that shares digitized Soviet textbooks.
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A VK (V Kontakte) group that promotes communist views and shares various Soviet materials, including printed materials, cinema, painting, and music, that adhere to the community's values. That said, materials shared within this group are not often politically oriented.
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A VK (V Kontakte) group that shares digitized Soviet books on a variety of topics.
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A VK (V Kontakte) group that shares popular science, documentary, and educational films of the USSR.
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A VK (V Kontakte) group that shares Soviet films, cartoons, TV and radio shows, music, photographs, paintings, and works of literature.
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A VK (V Kontakte) group dedicated to Buryat national literature, art, and culture in general. The group shares digitized works of Buryat writers and artists, and their biographic information.
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A VK (V Kontakte) group that shares Soviet-era documents, TV programs, movies, photographs, and publications about Buryatia.
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A VK (V Kontakte) group that shares both secondary literature and primary source materials on a variety of historical questions. You can find thousands of digitized Soviet books and document collections in this group.
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A Facebook group that shares Soviet film posters, always with annotations on sources and contexts.
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Digital project that provides open access to about 1000 digitized Soviet rare books (always on very niche topics), as well as thousands of illustrations and citations from these books.
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A VK (V Kontakte) group that shares works of Russian and Soviet avant-garde (paintings, literature, book design, and other forms of art).
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A VK (V Kontakte) group that shares artwork of socialist realism of the Soviet Union.
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A VK (V Kontakte) group that has shared more than 600 Soviet films, cartoons, and foreign films that were shown in the USSR. Posts in this group are often thematically organized.
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A VK (V Kontakte) group that shares historical agitational materials (mostly Soviet), including advertisements, posters, caricatures, and other types of materials.
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A VK (V Kontakte) group that shares Soviet and contemporary Russian paintings.
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Digital project that collects and presents old photographs and personal amateur films from the Soviet Union.
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A VK (V Kontakte) group that shares Soviet psychedelic artwork, including paintings, cartoons, caricatures, posters, etc.
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A VK (V Kontakte) group that shares Soviet and post-Soviet post-punk, psychedelia, industrial, noise rock, underground, and other types of niche music.
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A website dedicated to Soviet rock music, where you can search Soviet rock bands, listen to their music, and watch old video recordings.
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A VK (V Kontakte) group that shares rare video and audio recordings of Soviet rock music.
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A VK (V Kontakte) group that shares digitized old books printed during the 5th and the 20th centuries.
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A VK (V Kontakte) group that shares Soviet textbooks, children's books, and other types of Soviet educational materials.
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A VK (V Kontakte) group that shares digitized Soviet children's books and textbooks, as well as children's journals and film strips.
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A VK (V Kontakte) group that shares various Soviet and contemporary Russian popular science publications, textbooks, and other types of books.
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A VK (V Kontakte) group that shares digitized Soviet textbooks cataloged by grades and disciplines.
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A VK (V Kontakte) group that shares digitized old books, many of which are Soviet publications of various types.
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