Dickson Mounds Museum Resources

Listed below are a number links to viewable versions of printed materials available at Dickson Mounds Museum.  These can be viewed online, printed, or downloaded.


Fieldnotes - Published quarterly by Friends of Dickson Mounds Museum.


Other Publications


Teachers Resources

Themed Discovery Educational Packets


Educational Resource Trunks

Dickson Mounds Museum offers for loan several Illinois Department of Natural Resources educational resource trunks. Supplement your classroom or home school experience with these trunks.  Each trunk incorporates activities that are correlated to the Illinois Learning Standards. 

Trunks may be reserved for two weeks and must be picked up and returned to the lender.  There is no charge to borrow these trunks, although a refundable deposit may be requested. 

Click here to view trunk topic details and content lists. 

The Educational Resource Trunks are currently being housed at the Parlin-Ingersoll Library in Canton.  Please contact 309-647-0328 for more information.