Transportation Libraries and Information Centers


NAME:SEMCOG

Catalog:
Other Information Provider

Date of Last Update:
2009-08-03

Name of library or information center:
SEMCOG

Name of parent organization (if applicable):

Title of person to which library or information center director reports:
Data Analysis Manager

Is your information center a member of a Transportation Knowledge Network?:
Not an 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):

Provide a description of your information collection:
The Information Center staff respond to inquiries about publications, Census data, maps, aerial imagery, and other technical information on SEMCOG programs and projects. SEMCOG has the following online services: community fiscal database, local government collaboration and shared services database, Community Profiles, Regional Forecast database, Regional Transportation Plan and transportation Improvement Program project database, Quick Facts, andf publications database. The publications database lists available publications produced by SEMCOG on various topics including community and economic development, demographics, environment, joint public services, transportation and others. All publications are available in PDF (portable document format.)

What are the particular subject strengths of your collection?:

# Professional Staff:
1

# Support Staff :
1

Special notes or comments about your library or information center:


Contact Information

Name of Primary Contact:
Stephanie Taylor

Address:

535 Griswold , Suite 300

City:
Detroit

State:
MI

Zip:
48226

Country:
USA

Mailing Address (if different):

Main phone:
313-961-4266

Fax Number:
313-961-4869

Main email:
infocenter@semcog.org

Website:
www.semcog.org

Information about Data Offerings :

What types of data sets do you provide?:
GIS, Census

What export formats do you offer?:
ftp

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

Organization Type:
MPO/Planning Agency


Special Collections

Please list any special collections that you maintain