Record Number : 93589 of 13452

Title : University of Birmingham library services : European resource centre

Description :
The website European Resource Centre provides information about this centre and its collections, based at the University of Birmingham, which supports the European Research Institute (ERI). The site has details about the centre's staff, collections, opening hours, and facilities. The Centre brings together the resources of the Centre for Russian and East European Studies, the Institute for German Studies, and the Centre for Study of Security and Diplomacy. It has incorporated the Baykov Library, an archive internationally famous for its Central and East European holdings, which number over 90, 000. The collection focuses mainly on: EU enlargement; the European Documentation Centre (material of the main institutions of the EU); the German Documentation Centre; Western Europe post-1945; the Communist period in the Soviet Union; and post-1945 Central, Southern, and Eastern Europe. A vital resource for those researching East, Central, and Southern Europe, or post 1945 history.

URL : http://www.library.bham.ac.uk/using/libraries/erc.shtml

Uncontrolled Keywords : library resources; European studies

Controlled Keywords : University of Birmingham. Library;

Language : eng;

Period : 19th Century; 20th Century (1946 - 1999); 20th Century (1900 - 1945)

Geographic Name : Europe

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