New Mexico Department of Transportation, Research Bureau Library

New Mexico Dept. of Transportation, Research Bureau Library
7500-B Pan American Freeway NE
Albuquerque, NM 87199


Web site: NM DOT Research Bureau Library

Institution Type: Local government agency, Library


Description: The library of the Research Bureau primarily serves the current needs of the Department for technical reports and data, on such subjects as traffic management and engineering, highway safety, multimodal transportation, and the impact of road and highway construction on economic development and the life of communities, but does include a small range of material pertinent to the history of Route 66 in New Mexico and other states. The New Mexico section of the library contains a partial (1925-32) run of the early volumes of the New Mexico Highway Journal and a series on historic bridges in the state.

Regions Covered: Route 66 in New Mexico, Route 66 in other states

Type of Materials: Maps, journals/magazines, other publications

Time Periods: 20th and 21st centuries


Facility Hours:
Monday-Friday 9AM-4:30PM; please contact prior to visiting for access to materials.

Online Resources and Finding Aids:

Library Catalog