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Constitution Day

In commemoration of United States Constitution Day, the Berkeley College Libraries have assembled these resources for you to browse.

We the People

The Constitution of the United States of America is the fundamental law of the U.S. federal system of government and a landmark document of the Western world. The oldest written national constitution in use, the Constitution defines the principal organs of government and their jurisdictions and the basic rights of citizens.

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Primary Sources

 

Washington Constitutional Convention 1787

 

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Us Constitution & the Bill of Rights
Please click the link above to view the original text of the United States Constitution,

extracted from the library database Britannica Academic.