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ITS Library

The Harmer E. Davis Transportation Library is located on the campus of UC Berkeley. Its resources and collections are available to all UC campuses, but special privileges are extended to ITS students. Please contact ITS librarian, John Gallwey directly at for details.

Dorothy Peyton Gray Transportation Library at Gateway Center

This hidden jewel is located within the MTA’s Gateway Center on the 15th floor. What started as a small collection of materials donated by staff has become one of the most comprehensive transit-related, operator-owned resources of transit material in the United States. Although materials can only be checked out by MTA employees, students, and consultants, the general public may visit the library during regular business hours.

National Transportation Library

The National Transportation Library is a collection of transportation materials available online.

Transportation Research Board of the National Academies

The Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board (TRR Journal) is one of the most cited and prolific transportation journals in the world, offering unparalleled depth and breadth in the coverage of transportation-related topics. TRR Journal publishes approximately 60 volumes annually of outstanding, peer-reviewed papers presenting research findings in policy, planning, administration, economics and financing, operations, construction, design, maintenance, safety, and more, for all modes of transportation. Available if accessed from the UCLA campus.

Other California Centers

ITS – UC Berkeley

ITS – UC Irvine

ITS – UC Davis


MTI – San Jose State

Leonard University Transportation Center – CSU San Bernardino

Transportation Newsletters

ITS – UC Berkeley

Traffic Safety Center Newsletter @ UC Berkeley


World In Motion Newsletter- SJSU


Transportation Planning at USDOT


Brookings Institution Report on Federal Highway and Transit Policies

National Transit Database

US Department of Transportation

US Department of Transportation – Bureau of Transportation Statistics

Pocket Guide to Transportation (also available as mobile app)


Southern California Association of Governments

Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority

LA Department of Transportation

Transportation Professional Certification Board Inc.

Advocacy Organizations

Reason Foundation

Surface Transportation Policy Partnership