Find What You're Looking For
Explore Berkeley's history, from the 1850's to the present.
Connect with online resources available to you in the library or away.
Get personalized research support in our History Room, call 510.981.6148 or email.
Berkeley's public schools were among the first in the nation to voluntarily desgregate. View some local desegregation stories here.
The Berkeley History Room has the Berkeley Junior Traffic Police Archives, a collection of newspapers clippings, photographs, service records of participants from the 1930s to the 1960s, and a BJP flag.