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Urban & Regional Planning *: Transportation

Below are links to databases and scholarly web sites that support the study of urban planning and its related sub-disciplines.


  • New Jersey TIDE Center Transportation Links -- resource page of transportation-related information available on the World Wide Web. Links are categorized as follows: ground/water transport; airports and airlines, academic departments, programs, and centers of transportation research; government and quasi-public organizations; private companies in the transportation industry excluding vehicle manufacturers; and, various miscellaneous items of general interest such as online publications and staistical data sources.
  • Research and Innovative Technology Administration (RITA) -- coordinates the U.S. Department of Transportation's research programs and is charged with advancing the deployment of cross-cutting technologies to improve our Nation’s transportation system. The page providesa good place from which to link to other agency web sites, including the Bureau of Transportation Statistics.
  • Surface Transportation Policy Project -- a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization devoted to ensure safer communities and smarter transportation choices that enhance the economy, improve public health, promote social equality, and protect the environment.
  • Transport Research Knowledge Centre (TRKC) -- provides overview of research activities at European and national level. For in-depth information, consult links to the program and project profiles. For a wider view, choose the thematic reports and policy brochures.
  • Transportation Research Board -- one of six major divisions of the National Research Council, the Board analyzes national transportation policy issues, offers guidance on federal and other research programs, publishes research reports, and provides access to research information from around the world.