Local History Online

Local History Online is the convenient and comprehensive catalog to holdings of the Champaign County Historical Archives. If you locate items of interest but can't visit us in person, you may request items Online or by Mail.
Index record categories include:  
  • Books and Journals
  • Champaign County Records
  • City of Urbana Municipal Records
  • Newspapers
  • Directories
  • School Yearbooks
  • Images
  • Maps
  • Oral Histories
  • Local Organization Newsletters
  • Personal Collections and Business Records

Local History Online can be accessed by clicking here.

The catalog is frequently updated, and many records include digital content. Not finding what you’re looking for? Please contact us by phone at 217-367-4025 or by email at archives@urbanafree.org.