Council of Europe National Minorities page
The website of the Council of Europe's Secretariat of the Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities (FCNM) is very useful. Highly recommended as a starting point for research.
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TANDIS / Tolerance and Non-Discrimination Information System / OSCE - ODIHR
The ODIHR Tolerance and Non-Discrimination information system was created to store and facilitate retrieval of information received from the participating States, as well as from partner organizations. In order to share and promote practical initiatives and to provide information and raise awareness on issues related to tolerance and non-discrimination this website has been made available to the public. Highly recommended.
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Memorandum concerning the future survival of the Sorbian people in the Federal Republic of Germany / Domowina
During their 1,400 year history the Lusatian Sorbs have had to endure social exclusion and prohibition by nationalist and chauvinistic forces as well as the consequences of an extensive mining policy, which has destroyed over a hundred villages since 1924. Last but not least they survived the take-over by the 'real existing' socialism of the GDR by adopting a position between conformity and resistance. Their numbers have steadily decreased as a result of assimilation and Germanization.
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Social Science Research Network / SSRN
The SSRN electronic Library consists of two parts: an Abstract Database containing abstracts on more than 190,500 scholarly working papers and forthcoming papers and an Electronic Paper Collection with more than 153,200 downloadable full text documents. Highly recommended.
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