Publications

The Federal Foundation for the Study of Communist Dictatorship in East Germany funds publications and published own works such as books, brochures, documentaries, audio CDs, exhibitions and online projects.

You can find these publications, of which most are in German, in our shop (German only).

Publications in English and other languages

Brochure "Coming to terms: Dealing with the Communist Past in United Germany"

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Vademecum Georgia Cover Vademecum Georgia

This publication presents an overview for archives, museums and memorial sites and their history in Georgia. Throughout the changeful history of this country, such information has never been centrally gathered. Bundesstiftung Aufarbeitung is proud to offer research information to scientists worldwide.
English [4,10 MB]
Contemporary witnesses of divided Germany Brochure "Contemporary Witnesses of divided Germany"

Educational material provided by the Federal Foundation
for the Study of the Communist Dictatorship
English [1,9 MB]
Brochure "Coming to terms: Dealing with the Communist
Past in United Germany"


commissioned and published by the Federal Foundation
for the Study of Communist Dictatorship in East Germany
Chinese (China)
Chinese (TWN)
English
Korean
Spanish
Vademecum Contemporary History Moldova Vademecum Contemporary History Moldova
A guide to archives, research institutions, libraries, associations, museums and sites of memory

Edited by Klaus Bochmann and Marina Dumbrava. Commissioned by Bundesstiftung zur Aufarbeitung der SED-Diktatur. Berlin 2015.
English
Vademécum de Historia Contemporánea de España Vademécum de Historia Contemporánea de España
A guide to archives, institutions, libraries, associations, museums and sites of memory. Edited by Anna Pelka. Commissioned by Bundesstiftung zur Aufarbeitung der SED-Diktatur. Berlin - Madrid 2012.

La fundación Bundesstiftung Aufarbeitung confía en que este Vademécum sea de interés también en España. Por este motivo, la fundación ha puesto gratuitamente a disposición de la Asociación para el Estudio de los Exilios y Migraciones Ibéricos Contemporáneos (AEMIC) cien ejemplares.
Español
Vademecum Contemporary And Cold War History Scandinavia Vademecum Contemporary And Cold War History Scandinavia
A guide to archives, research institutions, libraries, museums and journals

Edited by Thomas Wegener Friis and Nils Abraham. Commissioned by Bundesstiftung zur Aufarbeitung der SED-Diktatur. Berlin - Odense 2008.
English
Vademecum Contemporary History Ukraine Vademecum Contemporary History Ukraine
A guide to archives, research institutions, libraries, associations and museums

Edited by Georgiy Kasianov and Wilfried Jilge. In collaboration with Oleksandr Androshchuk. Commissioned by Bundesstiftung zur Aufarbeitung der SED-Diktatur. Berlin - Kyiv 2008.
English
Vademecum Contemporary History Slovakia Vademecum Contemporary History Slovakia
A guide to archives, research institutions, libraries, associations and museums

Edited by Dušan Kováč, Adam Hudek and Frank Hadler. Commissioned by Bundesstiftung zur Aufarbeitung der SED-Diktatur. Berlin - Bratislava 2008.
Slovak and English
Vademecum Research in Great Britain and Ireland on the GDR Vademecum Research in Great Britain and Ireland on the GDR
The division of Germany and the past-unification Germany

Edited by Peter Barker and John Wieczorek. Commissioned by Bundesstiftung zur Aufarbeitung der SED-Diktatur. Berlin - Reading 2008.
English
Vademecum Bulgaria Vademecum Contemporary History Bulgaria
A Guide to Archives, Research Institutions, Libraries, Associations, Museums and Sites of Memory

Edited by Iskra Baeva und Stefan Troebst. Commissioned by Bundesstiftung zur Aufarbeitung der SED-Diktatur. Berlin - Sofia 2007.
English
Vademecum Contemporary History Hungary Vademecum Contemporary History Hungary
A Guide through Archives, Research Institutions, Libraries, Associations, Museums and Places of Memorial

Edited by János M. Rainer, Judit M. Topits, Ulrich Mählert. Commissioned by Bundesstiftung zur Aufarbeitung der SED-Diktatur. Berlin - Budapest 2005.
Hungarian and English
Vademecum Contemporary History Czech Republic Vademecum Contemporary History Czech Republic
A Guide to Archives, Research Institutions, Libraries, Associations, Museums and Places of Memorial

Edited by Oldrich Tuma, Jitka Svobodova, Ulrich Mählert. Commissioned by Bundesstiftung zur Aufarbeitung der SED-Diktatur. Berlin - Praha 2005.
Czech and English
Vademekum Contemporary History Romania Vademekum Contemporary History Romania
A Guide through Archives, Research Institutions, Libraries, Societies, Museums and Memorial Places

Edited by Stejarel Olaru and Georg Herbstritt. Commissioned by Bundesstiftung zur Aufarbeitung der SED-Diktatur. Berlin - Bukarest 2004.
English
Vademekum Zeitgeschichte Polen Vademekum Zeitgeschichte Polen
HISTORII NAJNOWSZEJ W POLSCE

Herausgegeben von Krzysztof Ruchniewicz, Jakub Tyszkiewicz, Ulrich Mählert, Christian Lotz. Wroclaw - Berlin - Leipzig 2004.
German and Polish