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Leisure and Tourism: Databases

In this guide:

  • Academic Search Complete [EBSCO] A multi-disciplinary database offering full text for more than 2,050 scholarly journals.
  • APA-FT (Australian Public Affairs Information Service) Index + Australian Public Affairs Full Text is a premier resource for social and cultural issues in Australia
  • Australian Tourism Index Indexes and abstracts articles from published and unpublished material on tourism and related fields. A very wide range of formats included in the source documents.
  • Destination NSW Tourism and events reports and statistics
  • Factiva International and Australian news and business journals.
  • Leisuretourism.com Incorporates a whole array of information resources tailored to meet the needs of the leisure, recreation, sport, tourism and cultural industries.
  • Newsbank Full text Australian national and local newspapers. Includes overseas newspapers and trade magazines
  • Proquest Central: Multidisiplinary databases covering aspects of leisure, sport and tourism
  • Science Direct International database containing the premier tourism journals, for example Annals of Tourism Research
  • Sage eReference Encyclopedias - high quality ebooks and ereference sources 
  • Sage Journals Online - international database containing academic articles in social sciences, podcasts and vodcasts
  • SportDiscus:  International bibliographic database covering all aspects of sport, fitness, recreation, and related fields
  • Tourism Australia (TRA Online) - provides access to real time research information on visitor demographics and behaviours
  • TTI Country Reports (Mintel) - Country Reports are quarterly tourism profiles of destination countries
  • Web of Science (ISI) Supports research in academic, corporate, government, and not-for-profit organizations and provides access to Citation databases; Journal Citation Reports; Current Contents and ISI Highly Cited.