This guide provides a broad overview of the types of resources you might use while working on your assignment for this class. Because the University of Illinois Library has such a large collection (24 million items in a wide variety of formats, including 13 million books, 9 million microforms, 120,000 periodicals, and 650,000 maps), beginning your research can sometimes be daunting. This guide will help you find the resources you need in a large, research library.
The Library has many subject specialists available to assist you in your research, so if you have any questions at all, please do not hesitate to contact us:
Celestina Savonius-Wroth, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, University Library
(217) 300-3520 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Image credit: Julia Smith. Allegiance: Patriotic Song. Boston: D.W. Cooper Music Co., 1918. From: Brown University Library digital collection World War I Sheet Music.