Multimedia Resources

Multimedia academic resources for social scientists studying Russia

Blog "All the Russias" Project of the NYU Jordan Center

Blog "Sean's Russia"

Policy analysis project Russia Matters Harvard Kennedy School's Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs

Cold War Childhoods Project Blog "Through autobiographic, autoethnographic, and collective biography research, this project aims to write alternative histories to inform current research and thinking about (post)socialist pasts, presents, and futures."

CISRus Blog about Academic Freedom  A bilingual blog on Academic rights and freedoms in Russia


Manifold An initiative to develop a platform for publishing networked, iterative, media-rich, and interactive monographs on the web.

IU Pressbooks Enables faculty and students to create and publish text in multiple formats

ASEEES Commons  Sharing and collaboration network for scholars in SEEES fields

PONARS Eurasia Program on New Approaches to Research and Security in Eurasia

SEELANGS Listserv for Slavic and East European Languages and Literatures

ASEEES Association for Slavic, East European, & Eurasian Studies

US-Russia Relations: Quest for Stability

Geopolitics on the Move: A podcast series hosted by Sean Guillory (SRB Podcast) and Fyodor Lukyanov (Russia in Global Affairs) that discusses the crucial geopolitical issues that currently define world politics with some of the best Russian, European, and American thinkers. The Carnegie Corporation of New York provided funding.

Classic films from Russia, the Caucasus and Central Asia are available for streeming on

Commonwealth Club Public affairs forum that makes available online several decades of recorded interviews & lectures with politicians, activists, scholars, and journalists, including many about Russia.

New Books Network Consortium of author-interview podcast channels, including "New Books in Russia and Eurasian Studies."

Teaching Russia Online Resource Database, a useful resource from the NYU Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia.

The Ambassadorial Series from the Monterey Initiative in Russian Studies is a compilation of conversations with eight outstanding American diplomats who served at various points of time as U.S. ambassadors to the Soviet Union and, after its dissolution, to the Russian Federation