The Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies Collection is located in the Fung Library (Knafel Building, Concourse Level, 1737 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02138).

Library Hours

In general, when classes are in session, Fung Library is open Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 9 a.m., Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. When classes are not in session, the library is open weekdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The library is closed for University and legal holidays.
View current schedule.

Reference and Research Services

The library staff of the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies welcome the opportunity to assist students and scholars with reference inquiries and research needs. They can help patrons use electronic resources as well as assist with more traditional research methods. The Davis Center library offers general library orientations, personal consultations, and workshops focusing on electronic resources. To inquire about research services at the Davis Center, please email the librarian for the Davis Center Collection, Svetlana Rukhelman.

Instructional Services

The Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies collection offers opportunities for learning how to use library collections and facilities for research in Russian and Eurasian studies at Harvard.

If you are just beginning your research, take a look at the Slavic and Eurasian Studies at Harvard research guide, the resources available on the Harvard Library portal, or the Top Research Tips for GSAS Students presentation.

For in-depth assistance with your research or to learn how to use the HOLLIS+ or HOLLIS Classic catalogs, or other library and web-based tools, you may want to schedule an individual research consultation.