This handbook is intended to provide a ready reference tool which offers an initial orientation to the sources of information in the field of urban transportation. It concentrates on sources of information rather than a listing of published research. These sources include: (1) Basic books and reports; (2) bibliography, directories and services; (3) statistics and fact books; (4) periodicals; (5) research organizations, university programs and transportation libraries; (6) industry and professional organizations; (7) conferences; and (8) the government role, a section which contains an overview of the structure and organization of the U.S. Department of Transportation as well as a review of key legislation and legislative processes that operate to develop national transportation policy. A glossary of acronyms is provided.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Atlanta University

    School of Business Administration
    Atlanta, GA  United States  30314

    Urban Mass Transportation Administration

    400 7th Street, SW
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Authors:
    • Fletcher, W S
    • Davis, S
  • Publication Date: 1975-10

Media Info

  • Pagination: 202 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00094014
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Res. Rept., UMTA-GA-11-0003-75-1
  • Contract Numbers: GA-11-0003
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Mar 10 2003 12:00AM