Key databases

Indicates a cross-searchable EBSCO database =

  • Henry Stewart Marketing & Management collection
    Examples of topics discussed: sport marketing, brand essentials, hotel marketing.

  • Mintel Reports
    Contains Country Reports and Travel & Tourism Analyst reports, including market research & statistics on consumer lifestyles, overviews on digital and social media, visitor attractions, music festivals, leisure pursuits, leisure centres, extreme sports and football business.

  • Passport
    Contains international market research, travel and tourism reports from over 200 countries, consumer leisure, digital and social media.

  • Statista
    Reports range from industries and forecasts and country statistics.  Topics on current business, travel and media trends, music downloads including streaming.

    See the how to use Statista with this help video.

  • VisitBritain
    The tourism marketing intelligence service section. Provides information for the UK tourist industry in the form of reports, statistics, case studies and publications.
  • Academic Search Complete
    A multidisciplinary database, which includes scholarly journals as well as newspapers and popular magazines. Covers topics on arts and performing arts.

  • Business Source Complete
    Search for articles on all aspects of hospitality, leisure, events, sports, tourism, creative industries, arts, museums and marketing. Provides access to Billboard magazine, Music Week and Music Business International.

  • Emerald Management E-journals
    Topics include: hospitality, leisure & tourism, business and marketing.

  • GreenFile
    Provides research on all aspects of human impact to the environment including travel and tourism. Search for articles on sustainability, environmental issues.

  • JSTOR
    Contains some music journals.

  • IngentaConnect
    Provides direct access to Event Management ejournal.

  • Leisure Tourism Database 
    This is an index to literature in leisure and tourism, hospitality, arts and sport with access to some full text articles. There is also coverage of current issues in the news and editorial section including a selection of ebooks.

  • Sage Publications
    Contains such titles as Journal of Sport & Social Issues, International Journal ofCultural Studies, International Review of the Sociology of Sport, Journal of Travel Research, Journal of Vacation Marketing and Tourist Studies.

  • Science Direct
    Search for ejournal articles under subject field Business Management & Accounting section.

  • Sport Discus
    Find research literature on sport management topics.

  • Taylor and Francis Open Journals
    Access to some journals on tourism, management, marketing and a wide range of business topics.

  • Wiley Online Library
    Access to some journals on management, marketing and a wide range of business topics.
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