The Folklore Archive of the Nizhni Novgorod University
37, Bolshaya Pokrovskaya St., Room 322a, Nizhni Novgorod, Russia.
Archive Director: Dr. Clara Ye. Korepova
Archivist: Yulia M. Shevarenkova.
The Archive functions with the Department of Russian Classical Literature. Its materials have been collected by folklore expeditions undertaken annually since 1957. From 1958 to 1961 such expeditions were supervised by Assoc. Prof. V.M.Potyavin, since 1962, by Assoc. Prof. C.Ye. Korepova. Expeditions mostly covered the territory of the Nizhni Novgorod region.
The Archive includes:
children's folklore, etc.