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National Transportation Knowledge Network (NTKN): Goals and Accomplishments

Recent Accomplishments

  • established working groups for implementing strategic-plan goals
  • held our second all-TKN virtual meeting, to which all members of each regional TKN and the NTKN CC were invited
  • presented two Transportation Librarian Roundtables on section 508 compliance
  • reviewed strategic plan and approved amendments
  • working to improve communications and collaborations among the three regional TKNs
  • presented an overview of NTKN activities 2019 National Research Advisory Committee and TRB State Representatives Meeting

NTKN Annual Report

Goals We're Working Toward

  • holding a third all-TKN meeting in September 2019
  • revising and republishing the Transportation Librarian's Toolkit
  • enhancing libguides and calendars for knowledge management and document accessibility
  • issuing a follow-up survey to determine members' preferred educational topics and methods of learning 
  • building a directory of information and knowledge professionals in transportation
  • implementing communications plan
  • continuing to add resources to the NTKN website that will be useful to transportation researchers, policy makers, and the general public
  • continuing to provide and enhance support and services to the three regional TKNs
  • developing strategies to recruit more TKN members