University of Applied Sciences

Leisure & Tourism

Journal articles

All journals

Overview of all online and printed journals

Business research database and has full text coverage in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics. Contains full text information such as market research reports, country reports, industry reports, company profiles, SWOT analyses and top management and marketing journals including:

    • Harvard Business Review
    • Academy of Management
    • Journal of Marketing

Travel industry platform connecting destinations worldwide on topics around digital trends and transformation

Full text scientific and scholary journals on a variety of subjects including:

    • Business and Economics
    • Health Sciences
    • Law and Political Science

Scholarly research and industry news relating to all areas of hospitality and tourism. Combines the records of three renowned collections: Cornell University’s former Hospitality database, Articles in Hospitality and Tourism (AHT) and the Lodging, Restaurant & Tourism Index (LRTI)

News database with business information including local, regional, national and international newspapers with archives.

Knowledge database about recreation, tourism and leisure. Includes all items in Recreation and Tourism, NRIT Magazine, Leisure Studies and NRIT actueel

The Purple Guide to Health, Safety and Welfare at Music and Other Events aims to help those who organise music or similar events, so that the events can run safely. This guide has been designed to sign-post event organisers and suppliers to the practices and issues that need to be considered when events are being planned. The contents are not designed to be prescriptive but simply seek to highlight legal criteria and non-legislative good practise. In some areas, the Guide signposts users to other sources of information that may be helpful. 

Database with online access to over 500 SAGE journals covering a wide range of subjects areas, including business humanities, social science, technology and medicine

NHL Stenden has access to the content of the last 10 years.

The full text database Science Direct published by Elsevier contains articles covering a wide range of subject areas, including Physical Sciences and Engineering, Life Sciences, Health Sciences, Arts and Humanities, Business, Management and Accounting, Economics and Finance, Psychology and Social Sciences.

NHL Stenden* has access to the content of the last 5 years.

* For people using Science Direct (from Elsevier) in combination with a personalized profile, this profile can disappear when logging into Science Direct through SurfConext. This is caused by the removal of the possibility to login using the NHL Hogeschool institution. In the future only the NHL Stenden (NHL Stenden University) institution is granted access. If you have lost your profile due to this change, you can re-link the profile using the following instructions.
If you experience issues with this, please contact the library: library@nhlstenden.com

Citation index and research platform

Articles from the Journal of HRM, columns and book reviews (from 2000)

Website on advertising, marketing and media from the advertising magazine Adformatie . Provides additional information , such as database data , documentation, news and videos

E-books

Online versions of many books of great scientific publishers. The database includes e-books in almost all academic disciplines

The OECD i-Library is the doorway to the full-text of books and journals from the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development on a wide range of topics in economics, political science, environmental studies, energy, education, social sciences and health. OECD i-library user guide

Repository of content from more than 250 publishers supported with innovative technologies and tools.

Notice: access the database by expanding the 'Select your institution' menu, clicking 'Not listed? Click here' (top) and then enter your NHL Stenden mail address.

The database contains the UNWTO Elibrary and the World Tourism Factbook. Both are online services from the World Tourism Organization with a comprehensive coverage of tourism and related subject areas.The Elibrary includes all WTO publications, reports and documents published by the WTO in their respective languages (already over 1000 books in English, French, Spanish, Russian or Arabic)

Encyclopedias and dictionaries

The Encyclopedia Britannica is a general knowledge English-language encyclopedia. Includes also Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, Thesaurus, Britannica Student Encyclopedia en the Britannica Book of the Year

Online access to the Oxford English Dictionary

Online access to Van Dale Dictionaries Dutch, English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Polish and Swedish

Statistics

Due to a change in the provider this database is off-line, we are trying to get it online as soon as possible.

    • Statistics on Hospitality sector, catering and recreation
    • Reports on the hospitality industry on provincial and municipal level

Statistics of social and economic nature of macroeconomic indicators such as economic growth and consumer prices , the income situation of individuals and households in the Netherlands

The dashboard provides a picture of the supply and capacity of the overnight accommodation in Fryslân per type and per municipality

Statistical data of the Statistical Office of the European Union in Luxembourg. The data enables comparisons between countries and regions and may be used by other governments, businesses, educational and journalists

The OECD i-Library is the doorway to the full-text of books and journals from the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development on a wide range of topics in economics, political science, environmental studies, energy, education, social sciences and health. OECD i-library user guide

Statista is an on-line portal in the field of statistics. It provides access to data from market and opinion research institutions as wel as from business associations and government institutios in English and German. Statista offers statistics and survey results in the form of bar charts and tables.

The database contains the UNWTO Elibrary and the World Tourism Factbook. Both are online services from the World Tourism Organization with a comprehensive coverage of tourism and related subject areas.The Elibrary includes all WTO publications, reports and documents published by the WTO in their respective languages (already over 1000 books in English, French, Spanish, Russian or Arabic)

Market information

Annual reports of companies within the Netherlands and abroad. Company.info contains quality, current and comprehensive business information and company news from any organization in the Netherlands

    • Profiles of more than 30,000 companies , more than 3,500 industries and 110 countries
    • Information on market segmentation and competitive landscape
    • SWOT analyses
    • Market data (size, segmentation and forecasts )
    • Expert opinions on key market events

Dissertations and research

Theses, studies, qualifying reports, papers and articles from students, lecturers and associate professors of the Universities of Applied Sciences in the Netherlands

Gives access to the national scientific researchoutput of all Dutch universities, a couple of research institutes, the KNAW(Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences) and the NWO (The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research). The content consists of publications, research output, doctoral e-theses and lists of publications of prominent researchers

Research results from the Open University. Mainly journal articles, books and book chapters

Law

Website with information about and from all government organizations in the Netherlands

Website of the courts , the Administrative High Court, Court of appeal, The Council for the Judiciary and the Supreme Court of the Netherlands

Online video's

Online access to 32 training videos from Video Arts. Some of the subjects are: communication skills, feedback, management, motivation, teamwork, meetings and sales

Selectief selecteren = More than a gut feeling
Video film about teaching techniques for behavioral interviewing as developed by business psychologist Dr. Paul C. Green

Feedback gesprek: Manager Broos in actie
Videofilm over feedback op basis van het 4-G model; gedrag, gevoel, gevolg, gewenst