Illinois State Archives Contact Form









Regarding Selections

  • Message to the Illinois State Archives Director
    Select this option to contact David A. Joens, Director of the Illinois State Archives.
  • Illinois State Archives Publications
    Select this option for questions about Illinois State Archives publications.
  • Illinois State Archives Web Site
    Select this option for questions or comments about the Illinois State Archives Web site. This option may also be used to report any problems you are experiencing with the Web site.
  • Illinois State Archives Reference Services
    Requests for copies of census, military service, and servitude and emancipation records may be submitted through the Internet with our Reference Request Form. Select this option for questions about other state and federal records and the services provided by the Illinois State Archives Reference Unit.
  • Illinois Regional Archives Depositories (IRAD)
    Select this option for questions about the services provided by the Illinois Regional Archives Depository (IRAD) System. Reference requests should be sent directly to the depository holding the records for a particular county of interest. For information about submitting a reference request to IRAD, see the IRAD Research Policy.
  • Records Management
    Select this option for questions about state or local government records management programs. Local government agencies should include the name of the county where the office is located in the message section.
  • Micrographics
    Select this option for questions about micrographic services provided to the Secretary of State's office and other state agencies.
  • Document Conservation and Preservation
    Select this option for questions about document conservation and preservation.
  • Illinois State Historical Records Advisory Board
    Select this option for questions involving the Illinois State Historical Records Advisory Board.