International Transport Research Documentation (ITRD)

An OECD database that is fed with information by over 29 institutes and organisations from 24 countries, including the FGSV.

Facts and figures on the ITRD database

Content: bibliographic database containing information about publications and research projects from all over the world, including abstracts, classification and descriptors
Subject areas: road management, road financing, legal matters, the building and construction industry, road planning, road traffic engineering, earthworks and foundation engineering, base courses, road construction materials, pavements for roads and airport runways, road maintenance, vehicle/carriageway, bridges on roads, road tunnels, winter maintenance
Period covered: since 1972
Content: over 1,050,000 documents, of which approx. 110,000 are complete texts
Updates: monthly
Additions: approx. 12,000 documents per annum
Sources: magazines, publication series, conference proceedings, grey literature, monographs, technical standards and specifications, research reports
Access: online access at