We are currently open:
Monday through Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Monday through Thursday: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Monday and Tuesday Evenings: 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Phone: (309) 438-2871
E-mail: Maureen Brunsdale
Special Collections encompasses four distinct collections: the rare and fine book collection, the Historical Textbook Collection and Children's Literature Collection, the Lincoln Collection of Harold K. Sage, and the Circus and Allied Arts Collection.
If you plan on visiting Special Collections, please consult our Reading Room Policies.
For more, visit the Unique Collections section of this website.