Illinois State Genealogical Society
Take Notice
  • The ISGS Office will be closed between Monday, Sept. 25 and Friday, Oct. 5. There will be a delay in response time to any messages or email sent to the ISGS Office during that time.
  • The Illinois State Archives Reference Room in the Margaret Cross Norton Building, is open by appointment only. Please call (217) 782-4866 to schedule your appointment.


2023 Fall Conference Registration is OPEN!
Click HERE!


Visiting the ALPLM
  • Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library – research is by appointment only.
  • Operating days/hours:  Monday thru Friday, 9am - 4:30pm.
  • Appointments can be made by contacting the Reference Desk at: (217) 524-6358 or via email at
  • Additional information can be found on their website – click HERE


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