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UCL now has access to Children’s leisure activities in Russia online, Slavonic Bibles Online and World of Children – Artek Pioneer Camp Archives, 1944-1967 from Brill

By Sarah Gilmore, on 8 June 2023

UCL now has access to:

  • Children’s leisure activities in Russia online : focusing on the movement for ‘socialisation through play’ and ‘rational leisure’ this collection gives an overview of the different trends in children leisure activities and games from 1917 to the late 1930s
  • Slavonic Bibles Online : a collection of the earliest of the Slavonic early printed books of the Moscow University Library, consisting of 40 Slavonic bibles and Cyrillic religious books printed in the 15th and 16th centuries, including editions of the Gospels, New Testaments, Acts and Epistles, and Psalms
  • World of Children – Artek Pioneer Camp Archives, 1944-1967 : collection containing government documents on Soviet social and health policies, administrative, medical and financial records, transcripts of meetings, materials on educational and ideological work carried out in the camp statistical reports, food rations and provision standards, letters from Soviet and foreign children, diaries etc

Please send feedback on this resource to your subject librarian.


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