News


May/June 2011 - ETKN member has article published

Congratulations to Jennifer Boteler of the Federal Highway Administration Research Library. Her article, Masters of Information has been published in the May/June 2011 issue of Public Roads - http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/publications/publicroads/11mayjun/01.cfm


February 2011 - New member welcomed

We are very happy to announce the newest member of ETKN - Patricia Kirkwood, Librarian for Engineering and Mathematics, University of Arkansas Libraries. http://libinfo.uark.edu/engineering
University of Arkansas Libraries, already an OCLC ILL provider to many transportation libraries, will be joining as a full member of ETKN and we look forward to their involvement. Patricia's contact information is: phone: 479-575-2480; email: pkirkwo@uark.edu . Welcome to ETKN, Patricia!


February 2011 - Election of officers for 2011 held

Jane Minotti of the New York State DOT Research Library moves from Chair to Past Chair.
Lynn Matis of the State Transportation Library of Massachusetts moves from Vice-Chair/Chair-Elect to Chair.
Jennifer Boteler of Federal Highway Administration Research Library has been elected Vice-Chair / Chair-Elect.
Carol Paszamant of New Jersey DOT Research Library has been elected Recording Secretary.
Thanks to Stardina Wyche of Georgia Department of Transportation - Roy A. Flynt Memorial Library for her service as Recording Secretary and to Sandy Brady of Louisiana Transportation Research Center Library for her service as Past Chair, in 2010.


January 2011 - Launch of TRID Database

TRB's Transportation Research Information Services (TRIS) anounced the launch of TRID at the TRB Annual Meeting. TRID represents a merging of the TRIS and ITRD Databases. For more information see "About TRID."