Main collection
Accrual status


Collection description and availability
Collection description

Periodicals collection in the Slavonic Library includes scientific journals as well as literary, culture and general periodicals published in Russia, the Soviet Union and Slavic language area in Eastern Europe. In 1828–1917, periodicals and official publications from around the Russian Empire were received as deposit copies. Subsequently, the collection has focused in journals related to humanities and social sciences. The collection also includes periodicals published by Russian emigrants in various countries.

Catalogue information
  • Card catalogue made of the collection
  • The collection has been described in the reference database
  • The collection has been only partially catalogued
All incoming periodicals and most periodicals published after 1950 can be found through the National Library Search. However, periodicals which were published before 1950 must be searched for through both the search service and the card catalogue.
Collection materials in format
  • Analogue
  • Digital
  • Digitised
  • On microfiche
  • On microfilm
Material type
  • Aikakauslehdet
  • electronic material (born-digital)