Language Learning Resources
- Mentors and Tutors
- The Russian Table is a shared dinner.
- The Language Resource Center contains many other useful language resources.
- Five College Center for the Study of World Languages - UMass Amherst
Websites and Media
- Russian Language Library Reference Guide
- A website with various language and cultural resources to help you improve and maintain your Russian language skills.
- Victory International, the Russian Grocery Store in West Springfield (A local business).
- Russian Studies Resources: James G. Leyburn Library, Washington and Lee University
- Russian and Eurasian Media Links
- SCOLA Russian Television Online: a nonprofit educational organization transmitting international television programs for educational use via satellite. It offers free Russian TV on the Internet—a 35–40 minute taped transmission of ORT (Public Russian Television, Channel 1). Requires Free Real Player 5.0 or higher.
- The Moscow Times
- Nezavisimaia Gazeta
- Russkii Zhurnal
- Radio Mayak
- Echo Moskvy
- Radio Svoboda
- ITAR-TASS: The successor to the Soviet TASS, ITAR-TASS is the largest news agency in Russia.
- Vesti: One of Russia's News Agencies.
- BBC Russian Service
- Current Events in Eurasia
- Central Europe Review: A weekly overview of regional events, provided by the Central and East European New Media Initiative.
- Central Europe on Line
News from Central and Eastern Europe, provided by European Information Network, Inc.
- EurasiaNet: Provided by the Central Eurasia Project of the Open Society Institute, this is a daily news and analytic service covering Central Asia and the Caucasus.
- Interfax News Agency: The leading provider of political, business and financial news from Europe and Asia with special emphasis on emerging markets.
- Eurasian Country Pages