Berkeley Lab

User Resources

We are developing a list of helpful resources for new Foundry users in line with our 2017 committee objectives. Please email us your recommendations ( Also, make sure to visit the User Office on the 3rd floor to pick up Foundry swag (t-shirts, mugs, flasks, and more!).

Science at The Molecular Foundry:
The Molecular Foundry
Foundry User Proposal writing guide
Submit a Foundry User Proposal
Molecular Foundry Seminars and Events
Foundry Publication Database
Working at the Foundry, first stop for new users
NanoBio, the Biological Nanostructures Facility’s hub
OLIVER, the Inorganic Nanostructures Facility’s hub

Science, events, and life at Berkeley Lab:
Berkeley Lab History
The Advanced Light Source
Diversity and Inclusion at Berkeley Lab
Safety Culture at Berkeley Lab
Berkeley Lab Event Calendar
Berkeley Lab Postdoc Association
Clubs at Berkeley Lab

Getting settled in Berkeley:
Berkeley Lab and UC Berkeley housing
Berkeley Lab Guesthouse and the International House Berkeley
Friends of Berkeley Lab Tours
UC Berkeley tours and Berkeley Hillel’s campus tour map
Ecology Center Farmer’s Markets
Berkeley Lab Shuttle information and the NextBus app
Night safety services and UC Berkeley crime prevention strategies

Things to see and do close to Berkeley Lab:
UC Berkeley Events Calendar
Berkeley Rose Garden and the UC Botanical Garden
University of California Berkeley Lawrence Hall of Science
The University of California Museum of Paleontology
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Berkeley Repertory Theatre and The Shotgun Players
Freight & Salvage , 924 Gilman, the Greek Theatre at UC Berkeley
Berkeley Marina, the UC Aquatic Center, and the Berkeley Kite Festival
Cal Athletics