The museum maintains a small research room that contains a variety of historical resources including:
Champaign-Urbana City Directories
People and Family Files
We also encourage researchers to visit the Champaign County Historical Archives at the Urbana Free Library. The Archives maintains a research-level collection on the history and genealogy of Champaign County and its residents. The collection is open to the public for research without an appointment.
Champaign County Historical Archives
210 West Green Street, Urbana, Illinois 61801
Available Research Material
The museum maintains vertical files containing information on people, places, and events in Champaign County. You may access our vertical file index below.