ILLINOIS STATE ARCHIVES
Illinois State Archives fees are set pursuant to 15 ILCS 305/5.5.
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/Novus credit cards.