Transportation Libraries and Information Centers

NAME:John J. McMullen Associates, Inc. Office Wide Library (OWL)


Date of Last Update:

Name of library or information center:
John J. McMullen Associates, Inc. Office Wide Library (OWL)

Name of parent organization (if applicable):
Alion Science and Technology

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:
Articles, reports, studies, technical manuals, and books on the subject of U. S. Navy, marine engineering, naval architecture, hydrodynamics aerodynamics corrosion; also subscribe to commercial and military standards and specifications. John J. McMullen Associates, Inc. has been serving the U.S. Navy, Coast Guard and domestic and international Marine Industry for over 40 years providing ship design management support and systems engineering. We currently have 14 offices in the U.S. and are headquartered in New York City. Technical manuals and engineering drawings are in a Technical Information Center in Large, PA.

What are the particular subject strengths of your collection?:
marine engineering, naval architecture, hydrodynamics, Navy

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Special notes or comments about your library or information center:

Contact Information

Name of Primary Contact:
Margaret Holland


4300 King Street ,





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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:Other Private Firm

Detailed Collection Information:

Please estimate the number of items in your information collection:


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

Printed technical reports, plans, manuals, standards:

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

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

Please list the major commercial information databases to which your library subscribes.:

Library Services and Affiliations

In what year was the library first established?:

What days and hours are library services provided?:
8:00 - 3:30, 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.:
Automation Software Survey

OCLC Code (if applicable):

What percentage of your collection is cataloged in OCLC with your library’s symbol?:

With which OCLC Groups is your library affiliated?:
Special Libraries Association, Solo Librarians

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

Do you offer interlibrary loans?:
Loans are made on an individual basis. We do not catalog in OCLC so direct contact needs to be made. e-mail is:

Do you lend through OCLC?:

What is your lending policy (briefly describe or provide a link)?:

What fees do you charge for lending?:
Shipping and handling costs

What fees do you charge for supplying photocopies?:
$0.20 per page

What fees do you charge for research or other services?:
$100.00 per hour for research

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?:

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?:

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

Arlington, VA Office - over 20 years of Society Naval Architecture and Marine Engineers (SNAME) Proceedings

"Marine Technology", "Journal of Ship Research" and "Naval Engineers Journal" from the American Society of Naval Engineers (ASNE)

Large, PA Office: 500,000 NAVSEA engineering drawings, 80,000 Naval Sea Systems Command technical manuals.

Catalogs: Please list any online catalogs that you maintain:


Catalog Name:
Currently Microsoft ACCESS

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Staff person name :
Margaret Holland

Staff person title:
Data Bank Coordinator

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