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Where to Start

For the most up to date resources, please use the University's Online Catalog. The dewey call number for Schuyler County typically starts with "977.347". Some common subject headings for Schuyler County are:

Schuyler County (Ill.) --Genealogy --Indexes.
Schuyler County (Ill.) --Biography.
Schuyler County (Ill.) --Maps.

If you have questions about using the online catalog or subject headings, please see How To use Our Library. We've provided a few areas below to start you off.

County Histories

Historical encyclopedia of Illinois / edited by Newton Bateman, Paul Selby. And History of Schuyler County / edited by Howard F. Dyson. Genealogy & local history ; LH6212. Chicago : Munsell Pub. Co., 1908.
Call Number: 977.347 B31H

Biographical review of Cass, Schuyler and Brown Counties, Illinois: Containing biographical sketches of pioneers and leading citizens. Chicago : Biographical Review Publishing Co., 1892.
Call Number: 977.347 B52

W.R. Brink & Co. Combined history of Schuyler and Brown Counties, Illinois : with illustrations descriptive of their scenery, and biographical sketches of some of their prominent men and pioneers. Philadelphia : W. R. Brink & Co., 1882.
Call Number: 977.347 B77C1973


UIUC affiliates or patrons using computers on-campus can access past census data via Heritage Quest.


Atlas map of Schuyler County, Illinois [cartographic material] / compiled, drawn, and published from personal examinations and surveys. Davenport, Iowa : Andreas, Lyter & Co., 1872.
Call Number: F. 912.77347 AN2A

Call Number: 912.77347 H64P

Geo. A. Ogle & Co., comp. Plat book of Schuyler County, Illinois. Compiled and published by Geo. A. Ogle & Co. ... Eng. by Balliet & Volk .. Chicago : Published by Geo. A. Ogle & Co., 1892.
Call Number: F. 912.77347 OG5P

Lickey, Vernon. Plat book of Schuyler County, Illinois, 1892, index : compiled & published by Geo. A. Ogle & Co. Rushville, Ill. : Schuyler County Historical Museum, [1984]
Call Number: 912.77347 OG5PINDEX

Farm & Home plat & directory. Schuyler/Brown Counties, Illinois. [map]. Belmond, Iowa : Farm & Home Publishers,
Call Number: 912.77347 F229

Rockford Map Publishers. Schuyler County atlas … Rockford, Ill., [c1963]
Call Number: Q. 912.77347 R59S


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Further Information

More information on can be found on our Web Resources Page as well as in the Illinois County Bibliography, which is shelved with 016.9773.

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