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Recommended Resources in Transportation from Eastern Transportation Knowledge Network: Major Online Publications

This LibGuide, created by librarians from the Eastern Transportation Knowledge Network, brings together recommended resources for transportation engineers who work at state DOTs and other transportation organizations.

Literature Searches and Literature Reviews for Transportation Research Projects

Literature Searches and Literature Reviews for Transportation Research Projects

Published in March 2015 by the Transportation Research Board, TRB Electronic Circular E-C194: Literature Searches and Literature Reviews for Transportation Research Projects is the result of a 2-year collaborative effort by more than 50 individuals. This web document addresses the steps necessary for producing a high-quality literature review for a transportation research project. Focusing on how to conduct literature searches and how to produce a quality literature review, it contains valuable appendices including where to search for transportation information. It is intended for transportation researchers, including university investigators, graduate students, consultants and practitioners in state and federal agencies.

 

Code of Federal Regulations

Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices

National Highway Specifications

The Federal Highway Administration provides a clearinghouse of specifications, manuals, and standard drawings. Materials on this site have been submitted by State Departments of Transportation. Each type of resource may be searched for items on interest in any state.

Standard Specifications for Construction of Roads & Bridges on Federal Highway Projects

Standard Specifications for the Construction of Roads and Bridges on Federal Highway Projects (FP) are issued primarily for constructing roads and bridges on Federal Highway projects.

Strategic Highway Safety Plan

The Strategic Highway Safety Plan is an important tool for planning. The many volumes of the NCHRP Report 500: Guidance for Implementation of the AASHTO Strategic Highway Safety Plan are available full text.