University Archives

The University Archives, located in Room 1700, contains those publications and records that have historical or research value pertaining to Eastern Illinois University. Archival materials include such items as administrative records, faculty publications, photographs, and EIU memorabilia.

Research assistance and inventory lists are available at the Archives. Please call before visiting the Archives to ensure availability of research assistance.

Contact: 217-581-7552 or
Hours: Monday 1-4 p.m.; Tuesday-Friday 8 a.m.-4 p.m.

Browse the University Archives Collections:

Special Collections

History of EIU

History of Charleston, Illinois

Higher Education Budget Crisis

Finding Aids

Faculty Research & Creative Activity

EIU in the News

Daily Eastern News Index

Archives - Image Collections

Archives Collections