Digital Collections

Campus Archival Documents

Campus News Archives

SEE ALSO: the SSU/UIS Campus News Archives.

Local History Resources

Manuscripts and Special Collections

Oral History Collection

  • Full text of over 800 volumes of memoirs from the UIS Oral History Collection, with digital audio of the original interviews.

Outstanding Student Masters' Theses

  • Outstanding Thesis Award winners, runners-up, and nominees, 2005.

IDEALS (Illinois Digital Environment for Access to Learning and Scholarship)

  • IDEALScollects, disseminates, and provides persistent and reliable access to theresearch and scholarship of faculty, staff, and students at the University ofIllinois. Faculty, staff, and graduate students can deposit their research and scholarship - unpublished and, in many cases, published - directly into IDEALS. Departments can use IDEALS to distribute their working papers, technical reports, or other research material.
Law Practice of Abraham Lincoln
  • Now available online from the Papers of Abraham Lincoln, this resource includes a searchable database, reference and background material, and digital images of nearly 100,000 original documents relating to Lincoln's 25-year legal career. At least half of the documents were found in the IRAD at UIS.