Transportation Libraries and Information Centers


NAME:Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority Planning and Project Development Library

Catalog:
Library

Date of Last Update:
2009-09-18

Name of library or information center:
Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority Planning and Project Development Library

Name of parent organization (if applicable):
Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority

Title of person to which library or information center director reports:
David Kobayashi

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)?:
No

Describe any special conditions for accessing your resources or services (e.g. by appointment, affiliations required):

Provide a description of your information collection:
Local, regional, and state planning documents, corridor study documents, VTA documents, intelligent transportation systems documents, reports, High Occupancy Vehicle Lane and High Occupancy Toll Lane documents and studies, bicycle and pedestrian planning documents, regional transportation planning documents, reference documents, highway safety and trip reference documents, environmental impact reviews and transportation impact analysis documents

What are the particular subject strengths of your collection?:
Local highway corridor studies, regional planning documents, Intelligent transporation systems

# Professional Staff:
0

# Support Staff :
0

Special notes or comments about your library or information center:
this library has not been fully cataloged. It is used for internal reference of local and regional planning and project development.


Contact Information

Name of Primary Contact:
Marshall Ballard

Address:

3331 North First St ,

City:
San Jose

State:
CA

Zip:
95134

Country:
USA

Mailing Address (if different):

Main phone:
408.321.5718

Fax Number:

Main email:
marshall.ballard@vta.org

Website:
www.vta.org


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?: n/a

What export formats do you offer?: n/a

What types of metadata do you provide to help users locate or interpret data sets?:n/a

Organization Type:MPO/Planning Agency


Detailed Collection Information:

Please estimate the number of items in your information collection:

Books/monographs:

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

Printed technical reports, plans, manuals, standards:

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

Microfiche/microfilm items:

Photographs or image files:

Videotapes and CDs:

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

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?:
2007

What days and hours are library services provided?:
open access

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

OCLC Code (if applicable):
n/a

What percentage of your collection is cataloged in OCLC with your library’s symbol?:
0

With which OCLC Groups is your library affiliated?:
n/a

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

Do you offer interlibrary loans?:
No

Do you lend through OCLC?:
No

What is your lending policy (briefly describe or provide a link)?:
sign out and sign in

What fees do you charge for lending?:
none

What fees do you charge for supplying photocopies?:
TBD

What fees do you charge for research or other services?:
n/a


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?:
There is no funding

Does your library have access to conference/meeting space?:
No

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

Do you have access to digitization and OCR hardware/software?:
No

What specialized software do you have access to? (e.g. web publishing, desktop publishing, multimedia):
elib pro


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):
elib pro

Is your catalog accessible outside of your organization?:
No

Please provide a link to your catalog:

Staff person name :

Staff person title:

Staff person phone:

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