The Prairie Research Institute Library has closed permanently. The Prairie Research Institute Librarian is now based at Funk Library, and may be reached by email or at (217) 333-5856. Additional contact information is here. Additional information about the library closure can be found on the FAQ page.
Borrow an Illinois Fossils Trunk to help your students, grades 7-10 explore Illinois’ natural heritage of the past. Each trunk contains fossil molds, a fossil hunt kit, a video, a fossil reference collection, field guides, posters and more.
Check the calendar below for open dates.
Use our ONLINE FORM to reserve this trunk.