Q. What are the best databases for doing research on hospitality management?

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Which databases are best for doing research on hospitality management may depend on the specific topic or subject area you are studying. The following databases are some of our best resources for finding this information and would be a good place to start your research:

Hospitality and Tourism Complete

Covers scholarly research and industry news relating to all areas of hospitality and tourism. This collection contains more than 670,000 records, with coverage dating as far back as 1965. There is full text for more than 330 publications, including periodicals, company & country reports, and books.

Business Source Elite

Provides indexing and abstracts for over 1,650 business journals, magazines, and newspapers. Full-text is included for over 1,000 business journals and regional business publications.

Academic Search Complete

Indexes over 8,200 journals in a broad range of academic disciplines. Full-text content is provided for over 4,600 of those journals, including over 3,600 peer-reviewed publications.

Cornell Hospitality Reports

"The Cornell Hospitality Reports available here represent our commitment to sharing the knowledge created by center fellows and other researchers. Because we want to distribute this knowledge as widely as possible, all reports are provided free of charge. All you need to do is register as a user of this site and you may download all relevant Reports. Feel free to browse our reports or use the Search function to identify reports by keyword, industry, or author."

Sage Premier Collection

Access to the content of over 500 peer-reviewed journals from 1999 to date, published by SAGE with coverage in Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology and Medicine.

Mergent Online

From Mergent (formerly Moody's), this resource provides detailed information on 15,000 publicly traded U.S. companies including company history, equity pricing dating back 30 years, detailed financial data, long-term debt, executive biographies, EDGAR filings, news reports, and information on competitors. This resource also provides industry reports for North America, Europe, and the Asia Pacific region.

LexisNexis Academic

Access to the full-text of major newspapers, magazines, wire services, federal and state statutes, court opinions, industry news, business financial information, SEC filings, and more. (If you are experiencing difficulties accessing LexisNexis Academic from an off-campus location, click here).

For more databases and resources on hospitality management visit our LibGuides or Ask A Librarian for more help.

  • Last Updated Aug 08, 2017
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