Leisure

Key Databases

Offering the latest business and financial information for researchers at all levels. It includes in-depth coverage for over 3,730 publications, with more than 2,670 available in full text.
A comprehensive, multidisciplinary database of full-text academic journals.
Business Source Complete contains premium content of peer-reviewed, business related journals. Included as part of the comprehensive coverage are indexing and abstracts for the most important scholarly business journals, dating back as far as 1886. In addition, searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,300 journals.
Research and news in all areas of the hospitality and tourism industry going back to 1965. Full text for 440 publications.
Mintel supplies independent research on UK consumer markets. Reports are written by experts in each sector.
Comprehensive source of full text for sports & sports medicine journals. One of the EBSCO Host databases - linked from near the bottom of the EBSCO Host menu.

Other Useful Databases

EC and UK legislation plus guidelines for the food and drink industry.
This online market research tool monitors industry trends and gives you strategic analysis and a market size and market share database for all your products across all your key countries. Passport is Euromonitor International's global market analysis software platform, which analyses the industry in countries around the world.
Full text access to a collection of archived, searchable British national and regional newspapers, updated daily.
Electronic journals. Full text access is limited to University subscriptions only.

Web Pages

British Hospitality Association

SocioSite: Leisure, Recreation and Sport

Sustainable Tourism Gateway

Visit Britain

National Statistics
Search the latest range of UK official statistics.

Office for National Statistics
The Office for National Statistics produces independent information to improve our understanding of the UK's economy and society.

VLearn
VLearn is a ‘free access’ study resource for business and management students. They provide free access video material to enhance your learning experience.