Welcome to IDEALS

, the Illinois Digital Environment for Access to Learning and Scholarship, collects, disseminates, and provides persistent and reliable access to the research and scholarship of faculty, staff, and students at the .

Faculty, staff, and graduate students can deposit their research and scholarship—unpublished and, in many cases, published—directly into IDEALS. Departments can use IDEALS to distribute their working papers, technical reports, or other research material.

IDEALS also includes all electronic theses and dissertations deposited from Fall 2010 onward.

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  • Escue, Charles; Earley, Kyle (2022-01-24)
    At one time, higher-ed was the requestor of HECVAT's - now we are being called to populate them for our peers. The Higher Education Community Vendor Assessment Toolkit (HECVAT) has become the de facto standard for vendor ...


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  • University of Illinois. Prairie Research Institute. Illinois Sustainable Technology Center. Technical Assistance Program; Feeding Illinois (Geneva, IL : Feeding Illinois, 2021-12)
    Feeding Illinois partnered with Rendleman Orchards during the 2021 growing season to ensure no fruit went to waste. Through the USDA’s Farm to Food Bank grant, Feeding Illinois was able to pay Rendleman Orchards its picking ...


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  • Walberg, Eric M.; Miller, Craig A.; Stephens, Lauren J. (Illinois Natural History Survey, 2022-01-20)
    A random sample was drawn of 3,000 Illinois residents with a 2018 Illinois deer hunting permit and/or were drawn for a 2019 deer lottery permit on public land. Selected individuals were mailed an 8-page self-administered ...


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  • Forbes, Stephen Alfred (Board of Illinois State Fish Commissioners, 1894)


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  • Forbes, Stephen Alfred (Illinois State Laboratory of Natural History, 1892-09-03)


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