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Dictionary and Encyclopedia
Dictionary of food and drink GID TX349 .D545 1986
Dictionary of travel, tourism and hospitality GID TX905 .H37 1996
Encyclopedia of leisure and outdoor recreation GV11 .E55 2003
Encyclopedia of tourism G155.A1 E4295 2016
International dictionary of hospitality management GID TX905 .I57 2008
International encyclopedia of hospitality management TX905 .157 2005
Meeting industry terminology = 會議產業用語辭彙集 = 会议产业用语辞汇集 GID HF1002 .M44 2006
The concise Larousse gastronomique: the world’s greatest cookery encyclopedia GID TX349 .L3713 1999
The Tourism Society’s dictionary for the tourism industry GID G155.A1 C525 2008
VNR’s encyclopedia of hospitality and tourism TX905 .V57 1993
Webster’s New World dictionary of culinary arts GID TX349 .W42 2001
英汉旅游词典 = An English-Chinese dictionary for the tourism industry GID G155.A1 E6 2000
Hotel and Tourism Directory
Directory of accommodations GID TX907 .C68 2000
CHRIE member directory and resource guide GID TX901 .C57 1998
Directory of hotel & motel companies GID TX907 .D576 2000
Statistics @ PartnerNet of Hong Kong Tourism Board
(For User name & password, please go to counter for help)
A Statistical Review of Hong Kong Tourism (Published annually)
Cruise Passenger Statistics (Published quarterly)
HKTB Hotel Classification System
Hong Kong Hotel Industry Review – Full Report (Published annually)
Hotel Room Occupancy Report (Published monthly)
Hotel Supply Situation (Published quarterly)
Meetings, Incentives, Conventions & Exhibitions (MICE) Statistics
Summary of the Hong Kong Hotel Industry Review (Published annually)
Tourism Expenditure Associated to Inbound Tourism (Published annually)
Visitor Arrival by Purpose of Visit (Published quarterly)
Visitor Arrival Statistics (Published monthly)
Visitor Profile Report (Published annually)
Statistics @ PolyU
PolyU Tourist Satisfaction Index and Tourism Service Quality Index
Subject Headings/Keywords
You may find relevant books under the following subject terms.(Via PolyU Lib)
Accounting RC PolyU Bartending RC PolyU
Business planning RC PolyU Caterers and catering RC PolyU
Consumer behavior RC PolyU Cookery RC PolyU
Ecotourism RC PolyU Food handling RC PolyU
Food service RC PolyU Hospitality industry accounting RC PolyU
Hotel housekeeping RC PolyU Hotel management RC PolyU
Hotels, taverns, etc. RC PolyU Leisure industry RC PolyU
Managerial accounting RC PolyU Menus RC PolyU
Nutrition RC PolyU Public relations RC PolyU
Quantity cooking RC PolyU Restaurants RC PolyU
Tourism RC PolyU Tourism marketing RC PolyU
Travel RC PolyU Travel agents RC PolyU
Vegetarian cooking RC PolyU Wine and wine making RC PolyU
SHTM Related Databases
Via PolyU Lib
ABI/INFORM via ProQuest
features over 3,000 full-text journals, 25,000 Dissertations, 14,000 SSRN working papers, key newspapers such as The Wall Street Journal and The Financial Times, as well as country-and industry-focused reports and data
Business Source Complete
provides full text for over 2,800 scholarly business journals covering management, economics, finance, accounting, international business and much more. More than 200 of the journals have PDF full text back to 1965 or the first issue published. This database is updated on a daily basis
Hong Kong Tourism Board research & statistics online
provides online access to research materials and statistics on the tourism trade in Hong Kong
Hospitality and Tourism Complete
is a bibliographic database covering scholarly research and industry news relating to all areas of hospitality and tourism. The comprehensive index combines the records of three renowned collections: Cornell University’s former Hospitality database (previously unavailable for public use), Articles in Hospitality and Tourism [AHT] (formerly co-produced by the Universities of Surrey and Oxford Brookes), and the Lodging, Restaurant & Tourism Index [LRTI] (formerly produced by Purdue University)
Passport, formerly known as Passport GMID (Global Market Information Database), provides information on detailed market size, country marketing parameters, marketing forecast data, consumer lifestyles, business sources as well as marketing profiles and analysis.
Science Direct – Online Journals by Elsevier Science
ScienceDirect is a collection of scientific articles accessible through the Internet. It contains the full-text of more than 1,000 Elsevier Science journals in 14 fields of Science and Social Sciences as well as abstracts from other core journals in the major scientific disciplines.
Statista contains market research, quantitative data, statistics, business and marketing related information from various industires.
UNWTO eLibrary
The UNWTO e-Library is a fully cross-searchable interactive database offering a vast number of high-quality UNWTO publications including books, journals, and statistics in their respective languages. In addition to more than 900 books in English, French, Spanish, Russian or Arabic, the e-UNWTO also provides access to a growing number of documents which can be defined as ‘gray literature.’ The latest statistical information and aggregated data on inbound and outbound tourism are very conveniently presented within the ‘Tourism Factbook”
  • E-News <Via PolyU Lib>
  1. WiseNews (1998+)
  2. (latest 10 years)
  3. Factiva
  4. China Core Newspaper Databases (中國重要報紙全文數據庫) (2000-2005)
  5. Newspaper Clippings Image Database (NCID) (1977-1999)
  6. InfoBank China (individual title varies)
  7. Newspaper Source (EbscoHost) (individual title varies)
  8. ProQuest Historical Newspapers: South China Morning Post
  9. Regional Business News (EbscoHost) (individual title varies)
Course Reserves
Course Reserves
e-References (Via PolyU Lib)
Apabi e-references (Apabi 工具書庫)
Blackwell Reference Online (Latest Edition)
China Reference Works online (中國工具書集錦在線)
China Yearbook Full-text database (中國年鑒全文數據庫)
Cochrane Library (current)
Credo Reference
EduDonor Index: Worldwide Directory of Grants for Educational Institutions
Encyclopedia Britannica Online (current)
Encyclopedia of Statistics in Behavioral Science (Latest Edition)
Encyclopedia of Statistics Sciences (Latest Edition)
Oxford English Dictionary Online (current)
Oxford Reference (Latest Edition)
Visual Thesaurus
Wiley Online Library

RC Collections (Via SHTM Database)

  • SHTM Theses/Dissertations
  • SHTM Syllabus
  • SHTM Staff Research Publication
  • SHTM Examination Paper
  • SHTM & Hotel Icon News Archive

Dissertations and Theses

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SHTM and Hotel Icon News Database (Via SHTM Database)

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