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Slavic Languages and Literature: Getting Started

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Tips for Getting Started

  • Use wildcards (*) when searching for Russian names in databases. This will include various transliterations of each name. Try using * at the end of the name and/or in place of the following letters: Е, Ё, Ж, Й, Х, Ц, Ч, Ш, Щ, Ъ, Ы, Ь, Ю, Я, for example:
    • Tolstoy: Tolst* (will include Tolstoii, Tolstaya, etc.
    • Dostoyevsky: Dosto*vsk*
    • Turgenev: Turg*n*v*