Online Publication Store

The Illinois State Museum offers a variety of publications for sale online. Use the lists below to find the publications you wish to purchase. You may also use a downloadable publications list to order your publications.

Publication Datesort descending Title Price
Nature Symbols in Illinois 0.25
Dickson Mounds Museum Activity Book 2.00
Peoples of the Past Activity Book 2.50
(1939) 4th printing (revised) 1979 Leaves and Stems from Fossil Forests 4.00
(1941) second edition 1967; second printing of second edition 1986 Birds in Your Backyard 5.00
(1966); 2nd printing (revised) 1977; facsimile edition 1993 Aquatic Plants of Illinois 6.00
(1970) facsimile edition 1974; facsimile edition 1986 Early Archaic Projectile Points and Hunting Patterns in the Lower Illinois Valley 3.50
(1973) facsimile edition 1979 An Archaeological Survey of the Macoupin Valley 3.00
(1980; second printing (revised) 1991. A revised edition of The Prehistory of Dickson Mounds: A Preliminary Report) The Prehistory of Dickson Mounds: The Dickson Excavation 6.00
1943; 10th printing (revised) 1979 The Story of Illinois: Indian and Pioneer 1.00
1945; seventh printing (revised) 1982 Exploring for Mushrooms 1.00
1947; fifth printing (revised) 1970 Flowers That Bloom in the Spring 1.00
1948 Biostratigraphic Studies of the Niagaran Inter-reef Formations in Northeastern Illinois 2.00
1948; fourth printing 1953 Invitation to Birds 1.00
1950 Man's Venture in Culture 1.00
Ordering Information
U.S. shipping is $3.00 for total order up to $16.50, $5.00 up to $40, $8.00 up to $60, $11.00 up to $80, $14.00 above $80.

$4.00 for each map set, shipped separately in a padded envelope.

Customers outside the U.S. please contact for shipping rates before you order.

If you are not satisfied with the merchandise, return within 30 days for refund. Only returns in new, resaleable condition can be accepted. If you paid with PayPal, you may have additional protections. Details…

Trade orders and all inquiries to:
Leslie Cline
Telephone: (217) 785-0037
FAX: (217) 785-2857

ISM Research & Collections Center
1011 East Ash Street
Springfield, IL 62703

Publications Catalogue

ISM Publications list--click to view or download

Click the image above to view and download the list of Illinois State Museum publications available for purchase. Ordering instructions are on the last page of the list.