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Timely Topic: "Transportation in the face of communicable disease"

by Marilee Tuite

The Transportation Research Board (TRB) has been updating a summary called “Transportation in the face of communicable disease” at http://www.trb.org/Main/Blurbs/180248.aspx. The summary lists many TRB resources relevant to handling the 2019 novel coronavirus, also called COVID-19.

MnDOT Library has several related resources available in print and/or online:

  • Preparing Airports for Communicable Diseases on Arriving Flights (ACRP Synthesis 83; 2017)
  • A Guide for Public Transportation Pandemic Planning and Response (NCHRP Report 769; 2014)
  • Transportation Investments in Response to Economic Downturns (TRB Special Report 312; 2014)
  • Journal of Business Continuity & Emergency Planning (now available in print)

There are many ways to contact the library to request materials or ask for research assistance: by phone at 651-366-3791, by e-mail at library.dot@state.mn.us, by request form at Ask a Librarian, or in person (8:00 am – 4:30 pm, Monday – Friday). The library is located in Room 175 of the Transportation Building in St. Paul.


Transportation Research Record

image of Transportation Research Record journal

TRB’s journal Transportation Research Record is now published in digital-only format. Full text is available to MnDOT employees. Check out new articles or sign up for an alert at
https://journals.sagepub.com/home/trr (under About, click on Email Alerts).


How to See Listed Resources

To request an item below, please fill out the Ask a Librarian form at mndot.gov/library/asklibrarian.html. You can also e-mail us a list of titles at library.dot@state.mn.us. Each listing links to a digital copy if available.


 

AIRPORTS

Airport risk identification and prioritization practices.
http://www.trb.org/Main/Blurbs/180252.aspx
Email address required to download the free text
TRB ACRP SYN 106

Airport surface weather observation options for general aviation airports.
http://www.trb.org/Publications/Blurbs/180061.aspx
Email address required to download the free text
TRB ACRP SYN 105

Estimating market value and establishing market rent at small airports.
http://www.trb.org/Publications/Blurbs/180278.aspx
Email address required to download the free text
TRB ACRP 213

Innovative solutions to facilitate accessibility for airport travelers with disabilities.
http://www.trb.org/main/blurbs/180345.aspx
Email address required to download the free text
TRB ACRP 210

 

AUTOMATED VEHICLES

Autonomous vehicle technology.
MAGAZINES

 

CONCRETE

Concrete technology for transportation applications.
http://www.trb.org/Publications/Blurbs/180226.aspx
Email address required to download the free text
TRB NCHRP SYN 544

 

EMERGENCY PLANNING

Journal of business continuity & emergency planning.
MAGAZINES

 

FENCES

Metro wide right-of-way fence study II.
MnDOT TE228 .S39 2018

Right of way fencing study.
MnDOT TE228 .S39 2017

 

HAZARDOUS MATERIALS

Hazardous material (HAZMAT) life cycle management: corporate, community and organizational planning and preparedness.
T55.3.H3 J34 2013

Managing hazardous materials: a definitive text. 3rd ed.
T55.3.H3 M365 2015

 

HIGHWAY RESEARCH

The Transportation Research Board: everyone interested is invited, 1920-2020.
TE192 .P48 2020

 

LAND USE

Foreseeing the impact of transformational technologies on land use and transportation.
http://www.trb.org/Publications/Blurbs/179645.aspx
Email address required to download the free text
TRB NCHRP 924

 

LOCAL TRANSIT

2019 Transit report: a guide to Greater Minnesota's public transit systems.
http://www.dot.state.mn.us/govrel/reports/2020/2019-transit-report.pdf
MnDOT HE309.M6 M56x 2020

 

MARINE ENGINEERING

Toward new naval platforms: a strategic view of the future of naval engineering.
http://www.trb.org/Main/Blurbs/179736.aspx
Email address required to download the free text
TRB SR 333

 

ROAD CONSTRUCTION

Workforce optimization workbook for transportation construction projects.
http://www.trb.org/Publications/Blurbs/180292.aspx
Email address required to download the free text
TRB NCHRP 923

 

ROADS—ENVIRONMENTAL ASPECTS

Stormwater infiltration in the highway environment: guidance manual.
http://www.trb.org/Publications/Blurbs/180229.aspx
Email address required to download the free text
TRB NCHRP 922

 

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

Sustainable highway construction guidebook.
http://www.trb.org/Publications/Blurbs/180217.aspx
Email address required to download the free text
TRB NCHRP 916

 

TRANSPORTATION FINANCE

Dedicated fund expenditures.
http://www.dot.state.mn.us/govrel/reports/2020/2020-dedicated-fund-expenditures-report.pdf
HE196.5 .R46x 2020

 

TRANSPORTATION PLANNING

Right-sizing transportation investments: a guidebook for planning and programming.
http://www.trb.org/Publications/Blurbs/180145.aspx
Email address required to download the free text
TRB NCHRP 917

 

TRIP GENERATION

Trip generation manual. (10th ed. Supplement)
HE370.O75 B79 2020 suppl.

 

UNITED STATES COAST GUARD

Review and update of U.S. Coast Guard vessel stability regulations and guidance.
http://www.trb.org/Main/Blurbs/179608.aspx
Email address required to download the free text
TRB SR 332


How to See Listed Resources

To request a print item above, please fill out the Ask a Librarian form at mndot.gov/library/asklibrarian.html. You can also e-mail us a list of titles at library.dot@state.mn.us.

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