Transportation Libraries and Information Centers


NAME: Norman Y. Mineta International Institute for Surface Transportation Policy Studies (IISTPS)

Address:
College of Business. San Jose State University
One Washington Square
San Jose, CA 95192-0219
USA

Phone:
408-924-7560

Date Established:
1991

Fax:
408-924-7565

Website:
transweb.sjsu.edu

Collection Information

Books:
850+

 

Description:
The collection focuses on surface transportation policy studies (national and international) and transportation management education to support the Institute's MS program offered through San Jose State University.

Subject Strengths:
Surface transportation; transit; policy issues

Special Collections:
The library has a growing collection of videos and compact disks in this subject area.

Hours: 9:00am - 4:30pm, M-F

Open to the Public: yes

Any Conditions: Only those connected to IISTPS have borrowing privileges; others may use materials in the library.

Interlibrary Loan Policies: Photocopies of journal articles, conference papers, chapters in books will be provided; unfortunately books cannot be loaned off-campus.

Loan Fees: N/A

Photocopy Fees: Generally no fee; but charges may apply for large amounts of photocopying.

Service Fees: N/A

Cataloging System: InMagic

OCLC/RLIN Code: N/A

Online Catalog Internet Address: transweb.sjsu.edu/libform.asp

Online Database/CD-ROM services: TRANSPORT and other databases through San Jose State University.

Additional Information: The primary mission of the library is to serve the needs of the Institute's faculty, research associates and students. The librarian, based at the Main San Jose State University Library oversees the collection with the help of student assistants.

Staff Overview

Number of Professional Staff: 1

Name: Title: Phone: Email:

Hema Ramachandran

Engineering Librarian

408-924-2777

hemaram@email.sjsu.edu



Last update: Friday, November 26, 2004.