Basic Fees Illinois State Archives
Illinois State Archives fees are set pursuant to 15 ILCS 305/5.5.
|Out of State Research Fee Non-Illinois Resident Research Fee Policy||$10|
|Duplicated microfilm rolls||$20 per roll|
|Compact Discs||$20 per CD|
|Federal Land Records||$2 per page|
|Copies of legislative bills or other papers, made from microfilm reader/printers and photocopiers, not exceeding legal size||.50 per page|
|Copies exceeding legal size||$1 per page|
Non-Illinois Resident Research Fee Policy
The Illinois State Archives is required to receive, from all out-of-state or non-Illinois residents, a $10 fee, prepaid and nonrefundable, along with all research requests before those requests may be honored. The fee will entitle the requester to up to 2 unofficial, non-certified copies of the records requested if those records exist.
Checks and money orders should be made payable to the Illinois Secretary of State and mailed to:
Illinois State Archives
Margaret Cross Norton Building
Springfield, IL 62756
The Archives also accepts Visa, MasterCard and Discover credit cards.