This project has been created to improve articles related to Russia. This page and its subpages serve as a central directory of articles, with specific and general tasks designed to focus the efforts of Wikipedians. If you would like to help, please inquire on the talk page and see the to-do list there. Also, see the task force pages of the project, and their to-do lists.
If you feel that you can make a positive contribution to the project, please add yourself to the list of members. If you don't know what to write or where to begin, or if you have doubts or ideas on how to improve an article, please address the project's discussion forum.
This project covers the creation and editing of articles related to the nation of Russia, its cities, counties, geography, transport, culture, history and so on. It aims to expand Wikipedia's resources on Russia in a fair and accurate manner.
As of 18 January 2021, there are 79,870 articles within the scope of WikiProject Russia, of which 107 are featured. This makes up 1.28% of the articles on Wikipedia and 1.12% of featured articles and lists. Including non-article pages, such as talk pages, redirects, categories, etcetera, there are 198,700 pages in the project.
Subject structure and navigation
Goals pertaining to the structure of the subject itself include:
Refine and maintain the Outline of Russia, a key guide on Wikipedia to Russia as a subject.
The following sources, available from subscription databases for the dates indicated, include material relevant to this project. That material may be in citation, abstract, or full text format. If anyone wishes to receive information from these sources, please drop me an e-mail indicating either the specific subject of interest, or the name and dates of material from a given source, and their own e-mail address, and I will forward what I can find. John Carter (talk) 18:20, 13 February 2011 (UTC)