Research and Education

The Student Life and Culture Archives has a number of tools and guides to help researchers, including a compilation of LibGuides, essays written by Archives staff on important events throughout University history, digitized seminal publications, and external resources of interest to researchers and historians.

Tools and Guides

World War I in the Archives

African American Resources at the University

Statistics in the University Archives

Cold War Era at the University of Illinois, 1948-75



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