- 1908 Springfield Race Riot Resources: photographs, oral histories, and audio podcast
- Sangamon County Town Lots Record, 1825-1876
- Full text of the 1902 Springfield City Directory
- Souvenir of Springfield, 1890
- Lost Springfield: Photographs from Illinois Capital Illustrated, 1898
- Vachel Lindsay Publications from Special Collections
- Postcards of Springfield, ca. 1905
- Jerome Spangler's "My Recollection of Lincoln as a Boy"
The Library, including Archives and CINRC, will remain closed until further notice but online resources will continue to be available along with library services via email and chat.