Commonly used materials for research about the University. The record group numbers associated with the collections below are linked to our holdings database, which also incudes a link to the finding aid for many collections.
Note: each collection listed below is marked "RJD" for the UIC ARCHIVES-East in the Richard J. Daley Library on the east side of campus or "LHS" for the UIC ARCHIVES-West in the Library of the Health Sciences–Chicago on the west side of campus.
For assistance using these materials, contact us through the library's Ask A Librarian service. Select "Special Collections and University Archives" in the subject box and enter "UIC Archives," the Record Group number [in square brackets below], and your specific question.
Reference Files and University Records
Collections of newspaper clippings, press releases and general information about UIC.
Newspapers published by students or the University.
Medical Center Newspapers:
Histories prepared by various UIC Colleges, typically celebrating an anniversary.