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Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure Resources

The following contains a short selection of e-journals around your subject area to get you started. To access DIT Library's full list of e-journal titles go to the E-Journals Portal.

Electronic Journals

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Hotel and Hospitality Management

Leisure Management / Sports 




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Hospitality and Tourism Complete

EBSCO database for the hospitality and tourism industries. Areas covered include food and
beverage management, hotel operations, leisure and business travel, market trends, company rankings and more.

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Business Source Complete

An extensive resource with full text access to 2950 scholary publications. Coverage includes management, economics, finance, international business and a sizeable though not exhaustive tourism and hospitality collection. There is also access to full text country monitors and reports from the Economist Intelligence Unit and detailed company profiles courtesy of Datamonitor.

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LeisureTourism incorporates a whole array of useful information resources specifically tailored to meet the needs of the leisure, recreation, sport, tourism and cultural industries community, including: regular news, reviews, conference proceedings, jobs, calendar and access to a searchable database with records selected from the CAB ABSTRACTS® database, many records with linkage to full text journal articles. Each year articles from over 400 publications are abstracted in this subject area.


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Mintel Irish Reports

Access to over 50 full text Irish reports from Mintel International, a leading supplier of consumer-based market research. Our subscription is for their series of Irish reports, covering the retail, market, leisure, and finance sectors. Typical titles include "Irish lifestyles" "Pubs and clubs" "Golf in ireland" "Hotels in ireland" "Yogurts" "Soft drinks" "Online shopping" etc, etc. Click on "Logon" to view.

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Oxford Reference Online

Provides access to 100 dictionary and reference titles published by Oxford University Press. Also includes English and bilingual dictionaries, thesauri and dictionaries of quotations.  Examples of useful e-books found here are:   A Guide to Countries of the World; A Dictionary of Business and Management; and The Oxford Companion to Irish History among many others.

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Emerald Insight

Full text of 35000 articles from 100+ journals covering the major management disciplines including strategy, leadership, information management, marketing and HRM.

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