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Russian Language Translation

Translate.ru
A great translator from different languages (in Russian).

http://translation2.paralink.com

Yourdictionary.com
Online Slavic Dictionaries

Languageguide.org
Russian picture dictionary with sound. A great site for vocabulary building and pronunciation practice.

Cyrillic Character Set Encoding

Cyrillic.com

Royfc.com
Using Cyrillic in Windows.

Translit.ru
A handy site for when you are away from your computer or for those of you (shame, shame) who have not russified your computer yet.

Russian Language Sites

Gramota.ru
Great site with the huge amount of information related to Russian language.

Russianmentor.net
Russian Language Mentor. A great site for practicing your reading and listening skills over the summer (or any time).

Russian Literature, Poetry, and Research Libraries

Public-library.narod.ru

In Russian only

Russianmentor.net

Reading Library

Lib.ru
Russian Classics in Russian

Ras.ru
Reading Library

Kulichki (English)
An incredible (and entirely legal) collection of Russian literary works on the Internet, available for free download.

Kulichki (Russian)
Библиотека Максима Мошкова

News in Russia

Gwu.edu
The week's news in simplified Russian. Good listening exercises for those of you who want to start off a little slower.

Gazeta.ru
Russian news online.

Moscowtimes.ru
The Moscow Times (English).

Sptimesrussia.com
The Saint Petersburg Times (English).

Lenta.ru
One of the best Russian news sources.

Aif.ru
Argumenty I Fakty

Russian Art and Culture

Russianartgallery.org
Russian Art Gallery

Gwu.edu
Russian Film on the Net

History of Russia

En.wikipedia.org
Wikipedia

Geographia.com
Ancient Russia

Visas and Immigration

Russianembassy.org
Russian Embassy in Washington

Traveldocs.com
Trip to Russia