This guide features the Proctor Library's most useful and comprehensive sources for hospitality and tourism research. If you have any questions or need help with an assignment, please see a librarian at our Ask Here Desk or contact librarian Brian Nesselrode at bness@flagler.edu.

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Academic Search Ultimate:
Full text for over 9,000 scholarly publications in almost every discipline including social sciences, humanities, education, arts & literature, and many more.

Has Peer Reviewed: Yes
Searchable in Discovery: Yes

Business Source Ultimate:
Full text of over 3,500 journals, over 2,100 of which are peer-reviewed, SWOT analyses, country, company, and industry profiles.

Has Peer Reviewed: Yes
Searchable in Discovery: Yes

Films on Demand:
Instant 24/7 access to thousands of high-quality television programs, documentaries, and educational films covering all subject areas.

Has Peer Reviewed: No
Searchable in Discovery: No

Hospitality and Tourism Complete:
Unique resource for information covering all areas of hospitality and tourism. In addition to full-text journals, it provides magazines, company and country reports, books and newspapers.

Has Peer Reviewed: Yes
Searchable in Discovery: Yes

Kanopy:
An on-demand streaming video platform that offers viewers a large collection of award-winning films and documentaries.

Has Peer Reviewed: No
Searchable in Discovery: Yes

Westlaw:
A comprehensive database of resources for researching U.S. Law. It includes primary sources including case law, statutes and regulations at the federal and state levels as well as secondary sources, e.g., American Law Reports, American Jurisprudence, and a multitude of law reviews.

Has Peer Reviewed: No
Searchable in Discovery: No

Mintel Academic:
Provides a one-stop online platform, designed to give easy and fast access to the best-in-class consumer and market intelligence used by professionals around the world.

Has Peer Reviewed: No
Searchable in Discovery: No

SPORTDiscus with Full Text:
Premier source for sports and sports medicine studies, providing full-text content from many journals.

Has Peer Reviewed: Yes
Searchable in Discovery: Yes

Standard and Poor’s NetAdvantage:
Company profiles, industry surveys, stock reports, investment reviews, and more.

Has Peer Reviewed: No
Searchable in Discovery: No

APA Cheat Sheet

 

Print Books

  • APA Style Guide to Electronic Sources -- RREF PN171 .A63 2007 *
  • Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association -- RREF BF76.7 .P83, 2010 *

 

* RREF stands for Ready Reference near the Ask Here desk on the first floor.

Comparison Guide

This guide shows some basic examples side-by-side between APA, ASA, Chicago, and MLA.

Web Sources on APA

This is the American Psychological Association website's help section for users of their manual.

Information Literacy Module 1: Getting Started With Research

URL:  http://library.flagler.edu/infolit-1