Ernest Zitser

Ernest Zitser

Librarian for Slavic & Eastern European Studies

External address: 
Box 90195, Perkins Library, 230 Bostock Library, Durham, NC 27708-0195
+1 919 660 5847

Ernest (“Erik”) Zitser is the Librarian for Slavic and East European Studies, library liaison to the International Comparative Studies (ICS) Program, and Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Slavic and Eurasian Studies at Duke University.  He is an active member of a number of professional organizations, including the East Coast Consortium of Slavic Library Collections (ECC); the Association for Slavic, Eurasian, and East European Studies (ASEEES); and the Eighteenth-Century Russian Studies Association (ECRSA). He is also the co-founder and managing editor of ВИВЛIОθИКА: E-Journal of Eighteenth-Century Russian Studies, an open access, peer-reviewed, scholarly journal, hosted by Duke University Libraries.

2000, Ph.D., Columbia University
1995, MA, Columbia University
1992, BA, University of California, Los Angeles

Zitser, EA. "The Post-Cold War Metamorphosis of the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies Library." Slavic & East European Information Resources 7.4 (April 23, 2007): 17-21. Full Text

Zitser, EA. "Politics in the state of sober drunkenness: Parody and piety at the court of Peter the great." Jahrbucher fur Geschichte Osteuropas 51.1 (2003): 1-14. (Review)

Zitser, E. "Peter the Great and the West: New perspectives." RUSSIAN REVIEW 61.2 (April 2002): 308-309.