Centers + Resources
Center for Eighteenth-Century Studies
The Center for Eighteenth-Century Studies is home to one of the most energetic interdisciplinary groups on campus. It organizes monthly discussions, hosts a national conference, and awards three graduate fellowships annually
Department of Central Eurasian Studies
The Department of Central Eurasian Studies has long been one of the world’s leading centers of academic expertise on Central Eurasia.
College Arts and Humanities Institute (CAHI)
CAHI supports the scholarly and creative initiatives of Indiana University College faculty, fostering individual research activities, sponsoring conferences, workshops, performances, and offering research grants as well as fellowships.
College International Office
The broad mission of College International is to expand and deepen our institution’s global engagement, based on the best expertise, scholarship, and understanding of all parts of the world available.
Department of Comparative Literature
The Indiana University Department of Comparative Literature, founded in 1949, is one of the oldest and most comprehensive in the United States.
Department of Linguistics
The Linguistics department at Indiana University contributes to the breadth of education of students in the arts and sciences by engaging them in analytical and social approaches to language in all its diverse manifestations.
Department of Second Language Studies
The Indiana University Department of Second Language Studies is dedicated to teaching and research of the structure, acquisition, and use of nonnative language in both instructed and contact contexts.
Eskenazi Museum of Art
The Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art is one of the foremost university art museums in the country, with collections that span nearly every art-producing culture throughout history.
Herman B Wells Library
The center of the enormous Indiana University multi-library system, the Wells Library is known for its services in support of scholarship, research, and library technologies. It houses an enormous collection of books related to the study of Slavic and East European languages and cultures.
Indiana University Cinema
One of the most admired arthouse theaters in the nation, the Indiana University Cinema presents an ambitious schedule of extraordinary films, inviting the public to hear directly from directors, actors, scholars, and other luminaries.
Inner Asian and Uralic National Resource Center
For over fifty years, the Inner Asian and Uralic National Resource Center at Indiana University has served as the country’s paramount institution for supporting the study of Central Eurasia.
Institute for European Studies
The Institute for European Studies is a U.S. Department of Education Title VI National Resource Center and Erasmus+ Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence. They promote knowledge of the European region through education, scholarship, and public events.
Office of Overseas Study
IU’s Office of Overseas Study offers a variety of exceptional programs and provides more than $100,000 in need and merit-based scholarships annually.
Phonetics and Phonology Lab
The focus in this lab is on acoustic analyses, perception studies, and corpus-based study of phonotactic frequency and probability. They provide technology, resources, and collaborative assistance to facilitate and enhance research at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.
Polish Studies Center
The Polish Studies Center aims to maintain, shape, and enhance Indiana University’s long-standing tradition of quality scholarship on Polish literature, art, music, society, and politics. It provides intellectual leadership at an institutional and national level in the domain of Polish Studies and engages in Polish-related research around the world.
Russian and East European Institute (REEI)
REEI administers one of the country’s leading programs in Russian and East European area studies. It assists students in acquiring language proficiency, analytical tools, and area studies knowledge.
Russian Flagship Program
The IU Russian Flagship Program offers a unique learning opportunity for ambitious students interested in pursuing global careers. This innovative language-learning program has been specifically designed to maximize student achievement.
Russian Studies Workshop
The heart of our work is supporting graduate training and promoting research collaboration, both of which are significantly strengthened by departmental and institutional relationships with a variety of units across IU and institutions across the U.S., Europe, and Russia.
Slavica is the leading U.S. specialty press devoted to scholarly monographs, collections of research articles, textbooks, reference works, and journals serving the field of Slavic languages and literatures, as well as Slavic and East European studies in general.