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MDOT Library Services
Demographic research for a project or construction location can be requested by emailing the library with the specifics of your location and demographics needed.
The collections below feature historical documents and information.
- Highway Maps (future digitization)
- Biennial Reports (digitization underway)
- MDOT Research Reports
- Research Newsletters
Serial publications received by the library are those included in memberships which MDOT participates in and requires no additional cost. Additionally, many of the publications are available to read and download online. Below are links to publications.
Cooperative Research Program Series
Other Transportation Research Board Series
A complete list of the Transportation Research Board (TRB) Publications is also available.
Transportation Research Databases
Below are some of the main research databases available online for searching transportation related research publications.
Discover what transportation research is currently going on within other state transportation departments and organizations.
The TRID database holds over 1.25 million records covering transportation research across the world.
ROSA P is the National Transportation Library's Repository and Open Science Access Portal. Content found in the ROSA P database is freely available to read and download.
The USDOT Research Hub is a web-based, searchable database of USDOT-sponsored research, development, and technology project records.
Review MDOT Research completed from the 1940's to present. Reports are divided by subject area and can be viewed on either a complete listing PDF or through drop-down menus.
MDOT Historical Resources
Other historical MDOT resources outside of the library's collection are listed below. For more information about these collections, please contact the library.
- Historic Bridges
- Standish Historical Depot
- Michigan Historic Architecture
- MDOT - History and Archaeology
- MDOT Transportation Hall of Honor
- The History of Testing and Research at MDOT
For questions, please contact: