Records of the Center for Independent Living, a Berkeley-based organization dedicated to supporting and advocating for issues
related to independent living for the disabled community.
The Center for Independent Living (CIL) had its roots in the 1960s as the Physically Disabled Students Program at the University
of California, Berkeley. The organization was officially founded in 1972 by Edward V. Roberts, Hale Zukas, and Jan McEwan
Brown. CIL provides support services that allow people with disabilities to live independently and advocates for social and
legal changes on behalf of the disability community.
34 linear feet
(27 cartons, 1 box, 1 oversize folder)
Materials in this collection may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, the reproduction
of some materials may be restricted by terms of University of California gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions,
privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond
that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of without permission of the copyright owner. The copyright for unpublished
manuscript material in this collection is held by the donor. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Collection is open for research.