Tutorials & Courses
A Russian Course - A large online Russian course. In JPG format.
A Spoonful of Russian - A blog created to help you learn Russian "one bite at a time".
Grammar PDF - A 131 page Russian grammar PDF. A great resource.
Mango Russian - A new website that offers Russian lessons. 100 lessons are currently available. Each lessons has accompanying audio. This is a great resource. Free registration is required.
Master Russian - Lots of great resources from lessons to crosswords to cultural info.
Princeton Russian Course - This is an incredible course. Hundreds of lessons all with accompanying mp3 files. A great resource to learn Russian. Highly recommended.
Russian From Scratch - A free textbook designed with adults in mind. Click on "Book" on the left side of the page.
Russian For Beginners - A basic course for absolute beginners.
Russian Language Course For Trainees In Russia - This looks like a very interesting and useful course. 593 pages in PDF format.
Russian Language Competencies For Peace Corps Volunteers - 323 page course in PDF format. The workbook for this course is available here.
Russian Lessons - Online Russian lessons with clear explanations.
Russian Tutorial - A simple and easy to follow Russian tutorial.
Speak 7 - Free online Russian lessons. Includes grammar, vocabulary, and expressions.
Interesting Reading Practice
BBC - Up to date news from the BBC in Russian.
Children's Library - Currently offers 6 children's books in Russian that can be read online.
Deutsche Welle - Up to date news from Deutsch Welle.
Eugene's Electronic Library - Complete works of Tolstoy, Gogol, Chekhov, Blok, Pushkin, and many others. In Russian of course.
Google News - One of the best online resources for news in Russian.
Logos Children's Library - Several pages of children's stories in Russian. Authors such as Hans Christian Andersen.
Project Gutenberg - Several online books freely available.
Russian Bible - The entire New Testament available in easy to understand informal Russian.
The Little Prince - Available in Russian.
Voice of America - Interesting reading practice from Voice of America.
Wikipedia - Wikipedia in Russian. If online news isn't interesting enough for you, you can search for whatever you like on Wikipedia.
Things To Listen To
Beginning Russian Through Film - Many videos for the beginning Russian student. A great resource.
China Radio International - Lots of audio is available from China. An interesting resource from a different perspective.
Echo of Moscow - An interesting radio station right out of Moscow.
Euro News - Current news articles that are accompanied by video. A great way to practice reading while listening.
Global Recordings Network - Provides several free Christian audio recordings. A great resource.
Radio Japan - Daily news from Japan in Russian. An interesting way to practice your Russian.
Radio Sweden International - News and audio in Russian.
Russian Internet Radio - A large list of online radio stations that broadcast in Russian.
Russian Language Articles - Several articles and stores with a parallel English translation. Russian audio is also provided! Many other useful resources are available on the same page.
SBS Radio - Offers short audio files covering various subjects.
Sermon Audio - Free sermons available in mp3 format.
Simplified Russian Newscasts - You can listen to the news from the last two weeks in simplified Russian. This is a great stepping stone towards regular full speed Russian. The newscasts come with exercises as well. Recommended.
United Nations Radio - Audio accompanied by text that is updated daily from the United Nations. Interesting stories from around the world.
Other Russian Resources
Defense Language Institute Russian - They offer a "Sustainment and Enhancement Course" designed for intermediate learners.
Digital Dialects - This website offers basic vocabulary and games to help you practice.
Linguanaut - A useful collection of basic phrases.
Mega Book Dictionary - An online monolingual Russian dictionary. Great for more advanced learners.
Russian Comics - Various comics in Russian.
Russian Vocabulary Guide - This is a great vocabulary guide. Simply move your cursor over the word or picture to instantly hear it pronounced.