Research Genealogy and Local History

Mahomet Library Archives

The Mahomet Library archive materials are available for in-library use only. The library maintains the following archive materials:

  • Sucker State newspapers from 1968 through 1974 (when the paper closed)
  • Mahomet Citizen newspapers from 1975 to the present
  • A partial collection of yearbooks from Mahomet High School and Mahomet-Seymour High School.  

Champaign County Archives

The Urbana Free Library maintains and stores the Champaign County Historical Archives.

Illinois Harvest

Illinois Harvest is a University of Illinois library site that provides digital resources about Illinois, written by Illinois authors, or included in the University Library's digital collections. The site includes maps, books, photographs, journal articles, posters, and manuscripts from libraries and museums around the world.