UC Berkeley Library

You can still access the UC Berkeley Library’s services and resources during the closure. Here’s how.

Using the Library during COVID-19

During the pandemic, many of our services are being offered in new ways. To find the latest information on course reserves, book returns, 24/7 online help, and more, visit our COVID-19 portal, which provides more up-to-date information than the text below.

About the United Nations: Human Rights

In all countries children are the victims of abuse, deprivation, hunger, disease, oppressive labor practices, lack of education and even lack of a personal identity. To protect the future, the General Assembly of the UN adopted the Convention on the Rights of the Child, which calls on all countries to ratify a set of international standards and behaviors regarding the treatment of all children. 1991. 16 min.