The Indians in Illinois were a group of tribes called a confederation. This confederation included the Cahokia, Kaskaskia, Michigamea, Peoria, and Tamaroa tribes. They lived along the Mississippi River in Illinois and also in Wisconsin, Iowa, Missouri, and Arkansas.
- The Illini Confederation: Lords of the Mississippi Valley
- Lewis & Clark Journey
- Illini Indians Fact Sheet for kids
- The Illinois Confederacy of Illinois, Missouri, Wisconsin, Iowa and Oklahoma by Jennifer Lee
- Illinois Native Peoples by Andrew Santella
Reference Books (in-library use only)
- Encyclopedia of Illinois Indians
- A Concise Dictionary of Indian Tribes of North America by Barbara Leitch
- Dictionary of Indian Tribes of the Americas, Volume II.
- Encyclopedia of Native Tribes of North America by Michael Johnson