University of Illinois Special Collections Request System

Please sign into your Research Account or create one. This will allow you to request materials from the Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

If you have already logged in to your account and are returning from the online catalog, please click the appropriate Illinois or visitor login link to continue to your research account.

University of Illinois Students, Faculty, and Staff

University of Illinois Affiliates include current students, faculty, and staff. To log in or create your account, click on the link below and identify yourself using your NetID and password.


Visitors include any individual who does not have a current University of Illinois NetID. To log in or create an account, click on the link below.

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