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UC Berkeley Campus Research Guide: Finding Resources

This is a guide to finding information about the UC Berkeley campus, including individual buildings, features, landscapes, artworks, and plans.

Contact Information

Subjects and Keywords

Use subject headings, author/organization, or keywords such as these in the library catalogs:

[name of building]--Berkeley, Calif.
[last name, first name of designer/planner] 

Architects--California--BerkeleyBerkeley, Calif.--Aerial photographsBerkeley,
BuildingsBerkeley, Calif.--DescriptionBerkeley,

Campus planning--California
College buildings--California

Historic buildings--California--Berkeley
Sather Tower--Berkeley, Calif

Universities and colleges--Buildings
University of California, Berkeley--[name of building]
University of California, Berkeley--Buildings--Photographs
University of California (1868-1952)--Designs and plans
University of California, Berkeley--History--[name of building] Berkeley, Calif.
University of California,Berkeley--Planning
University of California, Berkeley--Aerial photographs


Search the library catalogs under subject, author/organization or keywords: University of California Berkeley Pictorial Works.

Photographs located in the Bancroft Library or at the UC Archives.

Maps and Plans

Journal Articles

Articles are not included in the library catalogs. Search subject and keywords such as those above.


Other sources

Newspaper Articles