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Hospitality Management: Find Articles


General Categories of Databases:

I. Hospitality

  • Hospitality & Tourism Complete

II. Business

  • Business Source Premier

III. General

  • Academic Search Complete

IV. Company Research

  • Mergent Online
  • Lexis Nexis
  • Mediamark Reporter

Possible Search Terms

Some general search terms to get you started:


  •  Event Planning
  • Food Service Management
  • Hospitality Industry
  • Hospitality Industry Management
  • Hospitality industry & Personnel management
  • Hospitality industry & security measures
  • Hospitality
  •  Hotel Management
  • Hotels
  • Meeting Planning
  • Motels
  • Restaurant Management
  • Special Events
  • Tourism
  • Tourism Management

SIC Codes and NAICS Codes

Industry classifications used by industry and government agencies.These can be used in searching an industry.

Common codes:

SIC Codes:

  • 7011 Hotels and casinos
  • 5812 Restaurants

NAICS Codes:

  • 721110 Hotels
  • 713210 Casinos
  • 722110 Full service restaurants
  • 722211 Fast food restaurants

Hospitality & Tourism Complete

Other Online Resources for Journal Articles and More

Academic Search Complete

A multi-disciplinary database that searches thousands of journals (some peer-reviewed) as well as magazines, monographs, conference proceedings and more. Some PDF content can be found as far back as 1867.


This is a tutorial  (from UST Librairies on how to read MRI+ Mediamark Reporter data. (See instructions below for creating an account. Note: You will need a code to create the account. Obtain the code from your instructor.)

Featured Online Resource


Hopspitality Design CoverHospitality Design

Hospitality Design is written for owners, operators, purchasing agents, designers, and architects involved in the design of hotels, resorts, restaurants, cruise shops, country/night clubs, conference centers, spas, senior living facilities and all other hospitality-related projects.

Click Here to Search Hospitality Design


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