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General Transportation: Getting Started

This guide will lead to resources generally applicable to transportation, spanning the modalities.

General Transportation Guide

Transportation Library

The Transportation Library was founded in 1958 to support the curricula and research programs of the Transportation Center and the Center for Public Safety. Containing more than 500,000 items, the Transportation Library of Northwestern University is one of the largest transportation information centers in the world, encompassing information on all transportation modalities, including air, rail, highway, pipeline, water, urban transport and logistics.

 

Reference staff are available Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

(847) 491-5273

 

Transportation Center

Northwestern University Transportation Center (NUTC) is a leading interdisciplinary education and research institution serving industry, government, and the public. NUTC was founded in 1954 to make substantive and enduring contributions to the movement of materials, people, energy, and information. In so doing, NUTC aims to influence national and international transportation policy, management, operations, and technological developments.

 

(847) 491-7287

Find Books and Articles

Transportation News

All Transportation Guides

The Transportation Library has published research guides on every mode of transportation.

Access them here: Transportation LibGuides

 

Introduction to Transportation and Transport Studies

Selected New Books in the Transportation Library - Updated December 2017

Transportation

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Transportation Library
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The Transportation Library staff is here to serve the information needs of the Northwestern University community with individual research appointments and bibliographic instruction for classes. Contact us to schedule an appointment.

Literature Searches and Literature Reviews for Transportation Research Projects

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