Research

The UIC Library has access to a fantastic collection of printed and archival materials, government documents, historical newspapers, and lots more, most of which are digitized and at your immediate fingertips.  And our library has created a specific homepage for the Department of History to get to the proper materials for historical study fast.  Follow the link below to get started on your research now!

Get going on your research!!

EXPLORE Chicago Collections

For those of you particularly interested in the history of Chicago, UIC has partnered with numerous area institutions to provide primary sources on the area’s past, all accessible from one easy link. These collections can be explored by categories such as neighborhoods, names, government, local organizations, events, or daily life. Take advantage of the amazing collections EXPLORE Chicago Collections has to offer.

EXPLORE Chicago Collections

Who to contact?

If you have any questions or concerns, do not hesitate to contact the Department’s Library Liaison, Jeff Wheeler. You can also read more about his own research and his outstanding professional career.