Transportation Libraries and Information Centers


NAME:Miami-Dade MPO Library

Catalog:
Library

Date of Last Update:
2009-08-06

Name of library or information center:
Miami-Dade MPO Library

Name of parent organization (if applicable):

Title of person to which library or information center director reports:
Transportation Systems Manager

Is your information center a member of a Transportation Knowledge Network?:
Not an TKN member

Do you provide access to your information collection to the general public (either on-site or on-line, with or without a fee)?:
Yes

Describe any special conditions for accessing your resources or services (e.g. by appointment, affiliations required):
Permission from staff (on-site). Access to the Internet.

Provide a description of your information collection:
Transportation-related studies, reports, tech memos, long- and short-range plans, and financial reports. Also regional impact studies and more.

What are the particular subject strengths of your collection?:
Transportation studies and long- and short-range plans for Miami-Dade County.

# Professional Staff:
1

# Support Staff :

Special notes or comments about your library or information center:
http://www.miamidade.gov/mpo/m11-downloads.htm


Contact Information

Name of Primary Contact:
Irma San Roman

Address:

111 nw 1 Street , Suite 920

City:
Miami Shores

State:
FL

Zip:
33128

Country:
USA

Mailing Address (if different):

Main phone:
305-375-4507

Fax Number:

Main email:
irm@miamidade.gov

Website:
http://www.miamidade.gov/mpo


Do you provide online training courses?:

Do you provide onsite training courses?:

Do you maintain a knowledge base of lessons learned or best practices?:

Do you maintain a directory of experts or provide referrals to experts as part of your services?:

Are any of your training materials catalogued into OCLC?:

If you are affiliated with a library, please provide its name:

What types of data sets do you provide?: None.

What export formats do you offer?: None.

What types of metadata do you provide to help users locate or interpret data sets?:None.

Organization Type:MPO/Planning Agency


Detailed Collection Information:

Please estimate the number of items in your information collection:

Books/monographs:
0

Journal, magazine and newspaper titles (print or digital, current or discontinued):
n/a

Printed technical reports, plans, manuals, standards:
920

Digital documents (e.g. PDF's or e-books):
189

Microfiche/microfilm items:
0

Photographs or image files:
n/a

Videotapes and CDs:
n/a

Other items (e.g. schedules, maps, drawings, etc.):
n/a

Does your staff have access to commercial (for fee) information databases – either directly or through your parent organization?:
No

Do you offer your patrons access to commercial (for fee) information databases – either remotely or within your library?:
No

Please list the major commercial information databases to which your library subscribes.:

Library Services and Affiliations

In what year was the library first established?:
2003

What days and hours are library services provided?:
Weekdays 08:00 to 16:00

If your library produces an online newsletter or other form of outreach publication, please provide a link or enter the name of the publication.:

OCLC Code (if applicable):

What percentage of your collection is cataloged in OCLC with your library’s symbol?:

With which OCLC Groups is your library affiliated?:

Please list names of other library consortia or networks to which your library belongs:

Do you offer interlibrary loans?:
No

Do you lend through OCLC?:
No

What is your lending policy (briefly describe or provide a link)?:
All publications stay in office.

What fees do you charge for lending?:

What fees do you charge for supplying photocopies?:
None.

What fees do you charge for research or other services?:
None.


Library Resources and Facilities

What is your library’s approximate annual budget – excluding staffing and facilities costs?:
Under $100,000.00

What is your library’s primary funding source?:
n/a

Does your library have access to conference/meeting space?:
Yes

Do you offer use of computers with internet access to your users?:
No

Do you have access to digitization and OCR hardware/software?:
Yes

What specialized software do you have access to? (e.g. web publishing, desktop publishing, multimedia):
Microsoft Access database for locating publications.


Special Collections

Please list any special collections that you maintain


Catalogs: Please list any online catalogs that you maintain:

Catalog:

Catalog Name:

Catalog Type:

Name of software used for catalog (enter “none”, ‘home grown”, or name of commercial package):

Is your catalog accessible outside of your organization?:

Please provide a link to your catalog:

Staff person name :
Miguel Cordero

Staff person title:
Systems Analyst

Staff person phone:

Staff person email:
cordero@miamidade.gov

Full or Part Time:
Full Time


Expertise:

Systems/Network Management
Database Management
Imaging


Languages:




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