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.

Body and Soul. Part 2, Soul

Singer Ray Charles traces the roots of today's "soul music" through the blues, jazz, hymns, prison laments and work songs. An interpretation of its development is illustrated with performances by Billie Holiday, Mahalia Jackson, Duke Ellington, Count Basie, and Aretha Franklin. A CBS News production, 1968. [preservation copy];