Some of the more all-inclusive library online catalogs and
reference pages are sometimes necessary to complement transportation
research that can reach into other disciplines and knowledge
For any item identified for borrowing, check your local library's interlibrary
loan policies for instructions on how to proceed.
ArCat Online catalog of the Archives at the State Historical Society
of Wisconsin. Many of the Wisconsin Department of
Transportation's original records reside in this repository.
BadgerLink is a project of the state's Division for Libraries and Community Learning. Its goal is to provide increased access to information resources for Wisconsin residents in cooperation with the state's public, school, academic, and special libraries.
BadgerLink provides access to magazines and newspapers, videos from
the Department of Public Instruction's Reference and Loan Library,
and links to education, government and reference web sites.
LINKcat provides access to the collections of the many public libraries within the South Central Library
System of Wisconsin. This includes the Madison Public Library and its branches.
MadCat Online library catalog of the University of Wisconsin -
Madison. The Wendt Engineering library, one of the over two dozen
libraries on campus, contains a variety of information.
Online library catalog of Marquette University
Archives search The Wisconsin Digital Archives, part of the
Wisconsin Document Depository Program, is a collaborative effort
managed by the Wisconsin Reference and Loan Library to preserve and
make available the electronic publications of Wisconsin state
Reference and Loan Library
The Reference and Loan Library is operated by the Interlibrary Loan
and Resource Sharing Team within the Department of Public
Instruction. Staff engage in statewide planning, coordination, and
provision of services to assure that Wisconsin residents have
equitable access to the collective knowledge and information
resources in the state's libraries.
Ingenta provides libraries and researchers with access to a
comprehensive collection of academic and professional content
available online. Their searchable database provides summaries with
the option to purchase full-text articles from over 26,000
publications, 5,400 journals, and almost 200 academic and
NewsLink Includes national and international newspaper links, radio and
TV station Web sites, and magazine links.
participating institutions search The Online Computer Library Center (OCLC) is a global library
cooperative encompassing almost 7,000 member libraries and over 43
million records. Search this page to find a participating
library in your area, which enables a patron to use OCLC's many
services, including interlibrary loan.
Division - Special Libraries Association
The Transportation Division of the Special Libraries Association promotes the exchange of knowledge and information among individuals and organizations interested in the development, control and use of information resources in transportation both in general or in one of its many subdivisions;
including air, highway, rail, urban and water transport, and multimodal transportation.
Transportation Research Thesaurus
(TRT) - Transportation Research Board
The Transportation Research Thesaurus (TRT) is a tool to improve the indexing and retrieval of transportation information. The thesaurus covers all modes and aspects of transportation. The TRT's purpose is to provide a common and consistent language between producers and users of transportation information.
WorldCat(access through the South Central Library System in Wisconsin)
WorldCat is the Online Computer Library Center's (OCLC) worldwide library database on the
Web. It presently contains over 43 million records from thousands of participating libraries worldwide. Please see the following page for a
description of WorldCat. OCLC provides free access to users through South Central Library System with use of a public library card number. At the
SCLS Reference Database page, select WorldCat and enter your public library card number.
If you are interested in obtaining access to WorldCat in your
area, please check with your local library.
All external hyperlinks are provided for your information and for the benefit of the general public.
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation does not testify to, sponsor or endorse the accuracy of the information provided on externally linked pages.
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Last modified: April 19, 2011