On August 2, 2012, Research offered ODOT employees Literature Search Training. To learn more, click on the recorded webcast below and download the handouts.
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To view the training, please click on the following link:
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Transportation Reserach Board (TRB) Publication:
Download Literature Searches and Literature Reviews for Transportation Research Projects: How to search, Where to Search and How to Put It All Together. Current Practices
This Transportation Board publication is intended for all transportation researchers, including university investigators, graduate students, consultants and practitioners at state and federal transportation agencies. In addition, it will be useful to research sponsors when conducting initial literature searches and evaluating literature reviews to determine the quality of the products received.
ORIL Research Idea General Literature Searches:
Evaluating Pre-stressed Concrete Box Beams.docx
Pavement Rehabilitation Strategies for Deep Strength Profile Roadways.docx
Snow and Ice Control for Local Highways.docx
Structural Benefit of Concrete Paving of Steel Culvert Inverts.docx
Synthesis of Research on Load Capacity of Concrete Slabs with no Plans.docx
Synthesis Study of Current RUMA Practices among Local Government Agencies.docx