LS Instructor Resources

Refer to semester start/end emails from our Advisor, Lauri La Pointe. 

More departmental resourses from our Curriculum Planner, Erika Espinoza, can be found by clicking here

Helpful websites:

Student Resource Links

Major Map – The Vice Chancellor for Undergraduate Education commissioned a major map for all departments. Here’s the site for other major maps.

Career Center – career & graduate/pre-professional school counseling, job & internship search tools, special events including Career Week, Planning Your Future resource

Career Counseling Library – resources that can help you assess your interests & skills, explore career options & find out about graduate and professional schools

Undergraduate Research – points you to several research opportunities at Berkeley such as the Undergraduate Research Apprentice Program (URAP) & the McNair Scholars Program

Student Learning Center – academic support services & leadership opportunities

Scholarship Connection – UC Berkeley’s clearinghouse for information on scholarships that are funded by sources outside the University

Letters & Science Advising – College rules & requirements, frequently asked questions, downloadable forms & petitions and quick email advising

Office of the Registrar – grades & transcripts, registration & enrollment, fees and more!

Schedule of Classes – the most up-to-date resource on course offerings for the semester

Berkeley Academic Guide – general University information including admissions, campus academic departments, and courses & curricula

Undergraduate & Interdisciplinary Studies – major and minor programs in interdisciplinary fields. The Legal Studies Program is one of these interdisciplinary liberal arts majors in Letters and Science.

Transfer Re-entry & Student Parent Center – range of transitional support services for new and continuing transfer students at Cal

EOP – Educational Opportunity Program provides first generation and low-income college students with the guidance and resources necessary to succeed

Dean of Students– dedicated to the holistic learning journey of students and provide a myriad of programs and services that enhance student’s understanding of their values and those of others in the community

Activities and student organizations – opportunities for the intellectual, social, and ethical development of all students through the promotion of co-curricular activities and civic engagement.

Legal Studies Related Sites

Berkeley Library Site

Doe/Moffitt Helpful Research Links

Law & Legal Studies Research Guide: Intro

Lexis Nexis Academic Universe

Berkeley Legal Studies Association (BLSA)

Juris Website

The Jurisprudence and Social Policy Homepage

Berkeley Law

Berkeley Law Library – Also has links to many federal, state, and international online resources

The U.S. Government Printing Office – Government documents printed within the past two years. Users can use its “Superintendent of Documents” link to search — updated daily

The Congressional Record

The Federal Judiciary

U.S. Supreme Court

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