Transportation Libraries and Information Centers


NAME:Association of American Railroads Information Resource Center

Catalog:
Other Information Provider

Date of Last Update:
2009-10-30

Name of library or information center:
Association of American Railroads Information Resource Center

Name of parent organization (if applicable):
Association of American Railroads

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

Is your information center a member of a Transportation Knowledge Network?:
Not a 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, conditionally

Describe any special conditions for accessing your resources or services (e.g. by appointment, affiliations required):
By appointment only. Closed stacks. Most materials in storage. Serves primarily staff of the AAR and members.

Provide a description of your information collection:
AAR publications, general rail history, growth, trends and regulation, North American rail industry. Some international rail information.

What are the particular subject strengths of your collection?:

# Professional Staff:
1

# Support Staff :
1

Special notes or comments about your library or information center:


Contact Information

Name of Primary Contact:
Michele Johnson

Address:

425 3rd Street, SW , Suite 1000

City:
Washington

State:
DC

Zip:
20024

Country:
USA

Mailing Address (if different):

Main phone:
202-639-2333

Fax Number:
202-639-2986

Main email:
information@aar.org

Website:

Information about Data Offerings :

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:
Professional Association


Special Collections

Please list any special collections that you maintain

R-1 (statistical report of Class I railroads to ICC and STB) on microfiche from 1970. Statistical series of rail industry information.