WATER RESOURCES RESEARCH GRANT PROPOSAL
Project ID: 2002WI2B
Title: University of Wisconsin-Water Resources Institute - Information Transfer
Project Type: Information Transfer
Focus Categories: N/A
Keywords: Information transfer, publications, library services, conferences, World Wide Web
Start Date: 03/01/2003
End Date: 02/28/2004
Federal Funds: $18230.00
Matching Funds: $55588.00
Congressional District: WI - 2nd
Principal Investigators: Andren, Anders W.; Hurley, Jim (University of Wisconsin-Water Resources Institute); Savoy, JoAnn M.
Abstract: The Wisconsin Water Resources Institute's (WRI) information transfer plan attempts to promote and coordinate water resources research; to enhance educational capability through training and public service; and to provide information to government agencies, the scientific community, the private sector, and the general public. To achieve these goals, the Water Resources Institute maintains a Web Site for the dissemination of water information; provides a library of water-related printed and electronic materials; offers library reference services to interested individuals; sponsors conferences; and publishes and distributes technical reports, proceedings, and a monthly listing of library acquisitions and new and noteworthy water-related web sites.