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Digital Collections

  • Art and Architecture in Illinois Libraries
    Funded by a LSTA grant from the Illinois State Library, this resoruce provides an inventory of artists, works of art, and architects represented in our public, academic, and research libraries in Illinois.

  • ARTstor
    ARTstor is a nonprofit digital library of more than one million images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and social sciences.

  • CARLI Digital Collections
    This collection contains 30,000 digital images of paintings, sculpture and architecture, including images from many important collections. Additionally, the descriptive data about the images includes references to the occurrences of these images in 19 major art history texts.

    • Booth Library Postcard Collection
      The Booth Library Postcard Collection has as its focus the rich history of Illinois communities. The collection is especially rich in both interior and exterior views of buildings for schools, institutes, colleges, and universities.

    • The Little Theatre on the Square in Sullivan
      This Booth Library digitization project provides online access to valuable information about the history of theatrical performance in downstate Illinois. Through an arrangement with Sullivan, Illinois's Little Theatre on the Square, 50-plus years of theater programs and some additional ephemera have been digitized.

  • Classic Works of Art
    High resolution digital images for 3,139 classic works of art.

  • Eastern Illinois University Yearbook - The Warbler, 1919-1927
    Published yearly since 1919, and well illustrated, the Warbler conveys information on students and faculty, chronicles important cultural and sporting events, describes organizational activities, and depicts changes in the campus layout and physical plant. This collection includes every page of the first 11 volumes. Later volumes are available in The Keep. Funding for this grant was awarded by the Illinois State Library (ISL), a Division of the Office of Secretary of State, using funds provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), under the federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA).

  • EIU Digital Archives



  • Illinois Digital Archives
    Searchable repository of the Illinois State Library’s digital collections, as well as the digitized collections of other libraries and cultural institutions.

  • Internet Archive - CARLI Book Digitization Initiative
    Books scanned by the Internet Archive for the Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois. For help with this resoruce, please see the tutorial.

  • The Keep
    An open access archive of the scholarship, creative output and administrative records of Eastern Illinois University