Academic Institutions

Major Centers for Russian and East European Studies in the United States

Columbia University --

Ohio State University --

University of California at Berkeley --
The program publishes an undergraduate journal in Slavic and Eurasian studies titled Troika.  Information about subscriptions and contributions is at

University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana --

University of Indiana at Bloomington --

University of Michigan at Ann Arbor --

University of Minnesota at Minneapolis
Center for Austrian Studies --
Immigration History Research Center --

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill --

University of Pittsburgh --
Pitt has one of the top Russian and East European programs in the United States.  It offers several languages of the region, including Slovak.  See

University of Texas at Austin --

University of Washington at Seattle --

Other Academic Institutions in the United States

Carolina-Duke Program in German Studies --
The University of North Carolina and Duke University have established a public-private university partnership that combines the assets of both universities in the field of German history and culture.  This venture has the potential of becoming America's top program in German studies.  Its resources page, which is through Duke University's library, is an important finding aid for primary and secondary sources on German history.

University of Michigan, Land Tenure Center --

Woodrow Wilson Center
Be sure to check the Cold War International History Bulletin and other portions of the web site for primary sources on the cold war.

Selected International Institutions

The Collegium Carolinum is devoted to the study of Czech and Slovak history.  Its "Links" contain a wealth of contacts throughout the world.  The site is in German.

Silesian University, Faculty of Public Policies (Opava, Czech Republic) --
Silesian University sponsors the online journal Central European Papers that contains articles, reviews, and more about Central European history, society, and politics.

Universität Bremen, Forschungsstelle Osteuropa --
The University of Bremen’s Research Center for Eastern Europe publishes a quarterly bibliography of new English-language and German-language publications about Central and Eastern Europe that is available at  It provides analyses of several regions in Central Europe, Eastern Europe, and Eurasia (in German) at

Universities along the Northern Gulf Coast

University of South Alabama
University of South Alabama, Department of History --

University of West Florida
University of West Florida, Department of History --

University of West Florida, Pace Library --
The Pace Library staff has created "Introduction--East European History" to assist student research --

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