Related Services & Libraries

Multi-Subject Services:

Government Information Services | Media Commons | Research Data Service | Scholarly Commons | University Archives

Related Subject Libraries:

Biology Virtual Library | Business Information Services Virtual Library | Chemistry Library | City Planning & Landscape Architecture Virtual Library | Grainger Engineering Library Information Center | Prairie Research Institute | Ricker Library of Architecture and Art | Social Sciences, Health, and Education Library (SSHEL) |  Veterinary Medicine Library

Multi-Subject Services

Government Information Services

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  • About: Government Information Services provides access to the largest and most comprehensive United States Federal Depository Library in east-central Illinois, including Local, State, National, Canadian, and United Nations documents, both print and electronic.


Media Commons

  • About: The Media Commons is a collaborative campus effort that provides students and faculty opportunities to experiment with emerging technologies, offering users the ability to create, disseminate, use, and curate digital media.
  • Specialized resources: loanable media technology, media consultations, Self-Use Media Spaces, student billboard, and a Video Production Studio

Research Data Service

  • About: The Research Data Service (RDS) is a campus-wide program that provides the Illinois research community with the expertise, tools, and infrastructure necessary to manage and steward research data.
  • Specialized resources: data management planning, Data Nudge newsletter, Illinois Data Bank, and data management workshops

Scholarly Commons

University Archives

Photograph of University Hall in 1915


Related Subject Libraries

Biology Virtual Library


Business Information Services Virtual Library

  • Subjects covered: accounting, business administration, economics, finance, and labor/employment relations
  • Specialized resources: How to Find Company Information Guide, Mergent Intellect, and Youtube Buisiness Research Tutorials


Chemistry Library

  • Subjects covered: chemistry
  • Specialized resources: ACS symposium Series, Reaxys (Beilstein/Gmelin), and School of Chemical Sciences Dissertations and Theses


City Planning & Landscape Architecture Virtual Library

photograph of Mike Dickinson, City Planning and Landscape Architecture Librarian


Grainger Engineering Library Information Center

  • Subjects covered: astronomy, engineering, geology, and physics
  • Specialized resources: CARE tutoring, engineering workstations, microfiche reader, Standards collection, and writers workshop


Prairie Research Institute Librarian


Ricker Library of Architecture and Art

  • Subjects covered: architecture, art and design
  • Specialized resources: Artnet (auction results database), ARTstor (image database), Catalogue Raisone, Ciognara Library microfiche, MAD CAD (building codes online), and Material ConneXion (materials database)


Social Sciences, Health, and Education Library (SSHEL)

Entry to SSHEL

  • Subjects covered: American Indian studies, anthropology, Asian American studies, community/public health, economics, education, gender & women’s studies, kinesiology, labor & employment relations, LGBT studies, library & information science, political science, psychology, recreation, sport & tourism, social work, speech & hearing science
  • Specialized resources: Children’s & Young Adult Lit Collection, College and University Rankings, Curriculum Collection, Folklore, Mandeville Collection, Speech & Hearing Instruments, and the Test Collection

Veterinary Medicine Library

  • Subjects covered: animal science, veterinary science
  • Specialized resources: Pet Care Resources, Plants Toxic to Animals Guide, and the Veterinary Teaching Hospital


Other University Libraries