Russian Institute of Social Sciences Publications (UDB-INION)

Journals, review journals, and bibliographies from a leading Russian research center

The Russian Institute of Social Sciences Publications (UDB-INION) collection includes a number of publications from the renowned Institute of Scientific Information for Social Sciences of the Russian Academy of Sciences (INION). Created in 1969 as a successor to the Russian Academy’s Fundamental Library of Social Sciences, INION is a well-known center for research in social studies and humanities in Russia. UDB-INION presents all periodical publications of the institute, as well as reference indexes, bibliographies, and analytical reports, from 2018 on.


Key Stats

  • Archive: 2018-present
  • Language: Russian
  • City: Moscow
  • Country: Russia
  • Frequency: Varies
  • Updates: Continuous
  • Format: PDF, article-based
  • Producer: East View Information Services
  • Platform: East View Universal Database


UDB-INION includes nine bibliographic indexes, 10 social sciences journals, and nine social science review journals (“referativnye zhurnaly”):

Bibliographic Indexes

Novaia literatura po sotsial’nym i gumanitarnym naukam. Bibliograficheskii ukazatel’. Includes:

  • Deponirovannye nauchnye raboty
  • Ekonomika
  • Filosofiia i sotsiologiia
  • IAzykoznanie
  • Istoriia. Arkheologiia. Etnologiia.
  • Literaturovedenie
  • Naukovedenie
  • Pravovedenie, politologiia
  • Religiovedenie

Social Sciences Journals

  • Aktual’nye problemy Evropy
  • Chelovek: Obraz i sushchnost’. Gumanitarnye aspekty
  • Ekonomicheskie i sotsial’nye problemy Rossii
  • Literaturovedcheskii zhurnal
  • Naukovedcheskie issledovaniia
  • Politicheskaia nauka
  • Rossiia i musul’manskii mir
  • Rossiia i sovremennyi mir
  • Russia and the Moslem World
  • Vestnik kul’turologii

Social Science Review Journals

Referativnyi zhurnal. Sotsial’nye i gumanitarnye nauki. Otechestvennaia i zarubezhnaia literatura. Includes:

  • Seriia 2. Ekonomika
  • Seriia 3. Filosofiia
  • Seriia 4. Gosudarstvo i pravo
  • Seriia 5. Istoriia
  • Seriia 6. IAzykoznanie
  • Seriia 7. Literaturovedenie
  • Seriia 8. Naukovedenie
  • Seriia 9. Vostokovedenie i afrikanistika
  • Seriia 11. Sotsiologiia

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