Transportation Libraries and Information Centers


NAME:Wilmington Area Planning Council (WILMAPCO)

Catalog:
Library

Date of Last Update:
2009-10-14

Name of library or information center:
Wilmington Area Planning Council (WILMAPCO)

Name of parent organization (if applicable):

Title of person to which library or information center director reports:
Tigist Zegeye, Executive Director

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):

Provide a description of your information collection:
a collection of transportation related documents, stuides and plans from the last 15 years.

What are the particular subject strengths of your collection?:

# Professional Staff:
7

# Support Staff :
2

Special notes or comments about your library or information center:
this is an informal collection of information amassed by our organization over the years.


Contact Information

Name of Primary Contact:
Janet Jasinski

Address:

850 Library Ave , Suite 100

City:
Newark

State:
DE

Zip:
19711

Country:
USA

Mailing Address (if different):

Main phone:
3027376205

Fax Number:
3027379584

Main email:
jjasinski@wilmapco.org

Website:
www.wilmapco.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?:

What export formats do you offer?:

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

Organization Type:MPO/Planning Agency


Detailed Collection Information:

Please estimate the number of items in your information collection:

Books/monographs:
50

Journal, magazine and newspaper titles (print or digital, current or discontinued):
100

Printed technical reports, plans, manuals, standards:
100

Digital documents (e.g. PDF's or e-books):
150

Microfiche/microfilm items:
0

Photographs or image files:
100

Videotapes and CDs:
20

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

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?:
1997

What days and hours are library services provided?:
mon-fri 8:30 - 4:30

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

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)?:
none

What fees do you charge for lending?:
no

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?:
none

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):
GIS


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?:
No

Please provide a link to your catalog:

Staff person name :
Janet Jasinski

Staff person title:
Secretary

Staff person phone:
3027376205

Staff person email:
jjasinski@wilmapco.org

Full or Part Time:
Full Time


Expertise:

Administration/Management


Languages:




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