Transportation Libraries and Information Centers

NAME:Bureau of Transportation Statistics

Other Information Provider

Date of Last Update:

Name of library or information center:
Bureau of Transportation Statistics

Name of parent organization (if applicable):
US Department of Transportation

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)?:

Describe any special conditions for accessing your resources or services (e.g. by appointment, affiliations required):

Provide a description of your information collection:
Wide ranging collection of transportation statistics, including commodity flows, airline data, geospatial information, transportation services index. BTS’ TransStats web site allows users to select tables, analyze variables, create maps, or download data from a searchable index of over 100 transportation-related databases.

What are the particular subject strengths of your collection?:

# Professional Staff:

# Support Staff :

Special notes or comments about your library or information center:

Contact Information

Name of Primary Contact:
Dr. Steven Dillingham







Mailing Address (if different):

Main phone:

Fax Number:

Main email:


Information about Data Offerings :

What types of data sets do you provide?:
Airline traffic, airfares, commodity flow survey, border crossings, frieght data, national household travel survey, intermodal passenger connectivity, etc.

What export formats do you offer?:
varies - .csv, .xls

What types of metadata do you provide to help users locate or interpret data sets?:

Organization Type:
Federal or National Agency

Special Collections

Please list any special collections that you maintain