At Illinois, research shapes the campus identity, stimulates classroom instruction and serves as a springboard for public engagement activities throughout the world. As a land grant research intensive institution, the University of Illinios values and is committed to integrating the scholarly contributions of teaching, research and public engagement in such a way as to transfer technological, managerial and artistic innovations to enhance the economic and social systems of local, state, nation and global communities.

Smart Energy Design Assistance Center (SEDAC)

National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA)


Energy Biosciences Institute

Center for Advanced BioEnergy Research (CABER)

Illinois Informatics Institute (I3)

Illinois National History Survey

Illinois State Geological Survey

Illinois State Water Survey

Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology

Transportation Archaeological Research Program
Music Library

Rare Books and Manuscript Library

Sousa Archives

Office of the Vice-Chancellor for Research

Library Gateway

The Odyssey Project


Money Smart Week

The National Great Rivers Research and Education Center (NGRREC) 

National Soybean Research Lab