The Albert Sloman Library was also, for many years, an official European Documentation Centre, receiving publications on a selective basis.
Historical series of statistics are kept at J 291 on floor 4 (and in store). See library catalogue for details - search for: keyword(s) europe statistics.
A few examples of historical publications held:
Agriculture: statistical yearbook 1976-1996, 1992/2001 J 291.52.Y4
Community budget: the facts in figures 1988-1990, 1995-2000 J 280.62.B8
European Communities: financial report 1987-2005 J 280.62.F5
European competitiveness report 2000- J 286.22.E8
European economy 1978-2013 J 286.2.E83 and Online (1996-2015)
The Library also holds numerous historical print publications, primarily in Russian or English, reflecting past interests in this region. These include:
Economist Intelligence Unit Country profile. Russia (Economist Intelligence Unit) 1992/93-2006
HC 331.A1E41 (continuation in part of: Country profile. USSR 1986/87-1992/93 HC 331.A1E31
Other EIU Country profiles are held at HC 337 for the constituent countries of the region (up until 2005)
Sotsialno-ekonomicheskoe polozhenie Rossii 1995-2008 HC 331.A1S4