Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: TA-004-001-1-1-United States-BTS-1960

Subject Area: Transportation

Bibliographic Citation: Transportation data sampler-3.  [machine-readable data file] / U.S. Department of Transportation. Bureau of Transportation Statistics  [principal investigator(s)] / Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Transportation  [distributor].

Date Accessioned: 12/5/1996

Number of Files Received: 1

Comments: This CD-ROM contains various reports and statistics on transportation. Users should examine documentation files closely and use one of the associated programs to access the data or text files on this CD-ROM.

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Date Ordered: 12/5/1996

Documentation: Machine-readable only.

Abstract: The Transportation Data Sampler-3 (TDS-3) is a compendium of information resources available from the U.S. Department of Transportation and its allied agencies. It contains a wide variety of transportation statistics. Several different software packages are in separate subdirectories for viewing portion of the data. The contents include: air travel consumer report [AIR], industry productivity and technology studies [BLS], 1993 commodity flow survey preliminary observations [CFS], clean air act [CLEANAIR], telephone contacts for users of federal transportation statistics: 1996 [CONTACTS], transportation energy data book: 1995 [ENERGY], federal aviation administration statistical handbook: 1995 [FAASTAT], federal, state, and local transportation financial statistics 1982-1992 [FINANCE], biennial report on hazardous materials transportation [HAZMAT], highway statistics report: 1994 [HWYSTAT], intermodal surface transportation efficiency act, 1991 [ISTEA], Maritime administration statistics, 1993-95 [MARAD], national transportation statistics, 1993 and 1996 [NTS], transit statistics [SEC15], directory of transportation data source, 1995 [SOURCES], traffic safety [TRAFSFTY], transportation acronym guide [TAG], transportation expressions [EXPRESS], transportation research board record, 1995 [TRB], truck involved in fatal accidents, 1991, 1992 and 1993 [TIFA], truck inventory and use survey, 1992 [TIUS92], transborder surface freight data, May 1995-July 1995 [TRNSBRDR], transportation statistics annual report, 1994 [TSAR] and worldwide transportation directory [WTD]. A viewer called HyPoint is built in to assist users review the contents of this disc. From a DOS prompt type your CD-ROM drive letter, e.g. D: then type TDS3.

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7117 (CD-ROM)