Transportation Libraries and Information Cen ters

NAME: Transportation Research Library

3208 Red River, Suite 200
Austin, Texas 78705-2650


Date Established:
The Reading Room was established in 1963, and our collection has grown substantially since that time.




Collection Information

We have a small reference collection of industry standards, including AASHTO material.

We subscribe to 20 periodicals, most of which deal with aviation and road construction.

Description:Our collection contains over 25,000 volumes of transportation-related reading and reference materials. Our holdings include reports generated by the Center for Transportation Research, TxDOT sponsored research, and research reports from other Texas public universities and state agencies. We have a complete set of materials from the Transportation Research Board; a government documents section, international materials, as well as transportation-related videos. We also hold reports from the LBJ School of Public Affairs and the Southwest Region University Transportation Center.

Subject Strengths:Aviation, pavement, and U.S/Mexico border studies (NAFTA.)

Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00AM - 12:00PM, and 1:00PM to 5:00PM.

Open to the Public:Yes

Any Conditions:Our materials are available for loan for University of Texas faculty, staff and students, as well as Texas Department of Transportation staff. Other loans may be arranged through special consideration.
Center for Transportation Research reports are provided without charge to educatonal institutions, governmental agencies, non-profit groups, and other transportation agencies. We charge a fee for private agencies and the public.
Recent Center for Transportation Research reports (from 1999-present) are available in PDF format at the Center for Transportation Research website.

Interlibrary Loan Policies:

Loan Fees:0

Photocopy Fees: 0

Service Fees:0

Cataloging System:FileMaker PRO


Online Cataloging Internet Address:N/A

Online Database/CD-ROM services:N/A

Additional Information:N/A

Staff Overview

Number of Professional Staff: 1     Number of Support Staff: 1/2

Name: Title: Phone: Email:

Louise A. Rosenzweig

Library Assistant III


Hannah Sommers

Graduate Assistant



Library Publications:N/A.

Library Network Affiliations:N/A

Last update: Friday, November 26, 2004.