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Research Guides

Below you will find a few guides to help you research certain topics.  Keep checking back for more.

  • The Older House: How to Research Your Older Bloomington/Normal Home
    Want to research the history of your house but don't know where to start? Check out this resource.

  • ISSCS Research Guide
    For the Illinois Soldiers and Sailors Children’s School and its predecessor, the Illinois Soldiers Orphans Home, in Normal.

  • Researching African American History in McLean County
    Researching African American History in McLean County- Bibliography and Archival Collections