Transportation Libraries and Information Centers


NAME: Illinois Dept. of Transportation, Technical Reference Library

Address:
2300 S. Dirksen Parkway
Springfield, IL 62764-0001
USA

Phone:
217-782-6680

Date Established:
1965

Fax:
217-524-3834

Collection Information

Books:
17,000

Serials:
300

Microform:
10,300

 

Descripton
Books, journals, research reports, government documents, and standards to supplement information needs of IDOT staff and local transportation officials in Illinois.

Subject Strengths:
Highway/Transportation Engineering

Special Collections:
IDOT research reports; Illinois Legal Materials; all AASHTO and TRB publications, standard specifications of all state DOTs; transportation-oriented microfiche from NTIS.

Hours: 8:00 - 4:30, M-F

Open to the Public: no

Any Conditions: Do not loan to general public unless requested via interlibrary loan.

Interlibrary Loan Policies: Accept requests via OCLC, telephone, fax, e-mail, and U.S. Postal Service (ALA form).

Loan Fees: none

Photocopy Fees: none

OCLC/RLIN Code: IZA

Online Catalog Internet Address:www.rpls.ws

Online Database/CD-ROM services: OCLC, FirstSearch, ILLINET Online, Lexis Nexis.

Additional Information: CD-ROM: Transport, Strategic Highway Research Program CD-ROM Library, ACI's CA Quicksearch, ITE Digital Library, all BTS CD-ROM products, Select Phone and Street Atlas, Federal Register, July 1990+, U.S. Code; Westlaw; Illinois Law on Disk.

Staff Overview

Number of Professional Staff: 1     Number of Support Staff: 1

Name: Title: Phone: Email:

Gisela Motzkus

Librarian

217-782-6680

MotzkusGH@nt.dot.state.il.us

Library Publications:
Library Acquisitions List

Library Network Affiliations:
ILLINET, RPLS (Rolling Prarie Library System), LVIS (Libraries Very Interested in Sharing), SILO (Serials in Illinois Online), TAB (Tra sportation OCLC) - LVIS, SILO, and TAG are all part of OCLC.



Last update: Friday, November 26, 2004.