Internet Resources


News: Russian news  Russian news and radio news news and culture news and culture


Dictionaries, Encyclopedias and Grammar Lessons: Russian dictionary Grammar lessons  Russian dictionaries  Encyclopedia


Radio and TV Programs: Russian radio (one of the most popular radio stations among Russians)  Russian BBC  online TV


Tests and Quizzes:  Online tests and quizzes for Russian proficiency


Language and Culture: (Russian rock music) (Russian rock music) (Russian movies with English subtitles) (Russian movies with English subtitles) (Popular daily entertainment but still a personal blog devoted to events happening in Russian speaking countries, such as Russia (Russian Federation), Ukraine, Belarus, Moldova, Kazakhstan, etc. Everyday something interesting happens in the countries occupying 1/6 of the populated world) (, also known as Maksim Moshkow's Library, started to operate in November 1994 - is the oldest electronic library in the Russian Internet segment) (Russian Minneapolis) (Russian language media in Minnesota)


Other Recommended Sites: (a host of Russian Web sites)


  • At Carleton
  • (Contributed by Dan Sairsingh and Alice Zavelsky)

Russian Resources at the Language Center

  • Reference
    • Oxford Russian-English Dictionary
    • 5000 Russian Words
  • Tapes and books for the casual learner and/or travelers
    • Berlitz Russian for Travelers
    • Colloquial Russian
    • Pimsleur's Speak and Read Essential Russian

Russian Staff/Office Hours: Winter 2015

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Sasha Mayn

(Native Speaker)

8:15 AM - 9:40 AM

8:30 PM - 9:30 PM

8:15 AM - 9:40 AM

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Taisiya Zinina

(Language Associate)

LDC 242

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Russian Television Programming