The Eureka College Archives provides research assistance to administrators, faculty, staff, students and the general public. The collection contains: 


  •      Print and non-print materials
  •      Includes the minutes of trustee and faculty proceedings
  •      College catalogs
  •      Records of student organizations
  •      Records of the intellectual activity of past and present faculty as well as noted alumni.


Eureka College is also the alma mater of the alumni of Abingdon College, whose merger with Eureka College was formally recognized in 1885.


The Eureka College Archives are located on the lower level of Melick Library. Please contact Cassandra Chapman at 309-467-6475 or email for more information or to schedule an appointment.


Click here to view the materials in the Mark R. Shenkman Ronald Reagan Research Collection.


Click here to view the WWII Letters of Annette Dyar Sherman (Class of '41) via CARLI Digital Collections.