Transportation Libraries and Information Centers


NAME:Nebraska Department of Roads Media Center

Catalog:
Library

Date of Last Update:
2014-06-10

Name of library or information center:
Nebraska Department of Roads Media Center

Name of parent organization (if applicable):
Nebraska Department of Roads

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

Describe any special conditions for accessing your resources or services (e.g. by appointment, affiliations required):
For NDOR employee use. Public access in-house use.

Provide a description of your information collection:
Transportation information, highway and bridge construction, maintenance operations and safety. Safety and training videos and dvd's. Managment and leadership information.

What are the particular subject strengths of your collection?:
Planning, administration, environment, design, materials, construction, maintenance, operations, safety, transit.

# Professional Staff:
1

# Support Staff :
0

Special notes or comments about your library or information center:


Contact Information

Name of Primary Contact:
Denise I. Matulka

Address:

1500 Nebraska Highway 2, Room 150A, P.O. Box 94759

City:
Lincoln

State:
NE

Zip:
68509-4759

Country:
USA

Mailing Address (if different):

Main phone:
402-479-4316

Fax Number:
402-479-3989

Main email:
denise.matulka@nebraska.gov

Website:


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:State DOT


Detailed Collection Information:

Please estimate the number of items in your information collection:

Books/monographs:
19000.00

Journal, magazine and newspaper titles (print or digital, current or discontinued):
300.0

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:
500 video tapes, 100 cd ROMS, 30 dvd

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

Does your staff have access to commercial (for fee) information databases – either directly or through your parent organization?:
Yes

Do you offer your patrons access to commercial (for fee) information databases – either remotely or within your library?:
Yes

Please list the major commercial information databases to which your library subscribes.:
OCLC First Search via Nebraska Library Commission Various databases offered via the Nebraska Library Commission.

Library Services and Affiliations

In what year was the library first established?:
1980

What days and hours are library services provided?:
8:30 -5:00, M-F

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?:
What is sent through the Nebraska Library Commission is on OCLC

With which OCLC Groups is your library affiliated?:
Nebraska Library Commission

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

Do you offer interlibrary loans?:
No

Do you lend through OCLC?:
No

What is your lending policy (briefly describe or provide a link)?:
We make every effort to supply material to non-employees but the policy is to check out to employee only.

What fees do you charge for lending?:
none

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?:

What is your library’s primary funding source?:
NDOR budget

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

Do you offer use of computers with internet access to your users?:

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):


Special Collections

Please list any special collections that you maintain

Nebraska Dept of Roads annual reports 1895+


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?:
Yes

Please provide a link to your catalog:
http://www.nebraskatransportation.org/

Staff person name :
Mary Neben

Staff person title:
Librarian

Staff person phone:
402-479-4316

Staff person email:
mary.neben@nebraska.gov

Full or Part Time:


Expertise:

Reference
Physical or Digital Preservation
Circulation/ILL
Acquisitions
Collection Development
Cataloging
Archives/Special Collections
Administration/Management


Languages:




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