Travel and Tourism: Home

A selection of excellent travel and tourism resources to help you with your studies.

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Welcome to the Travel Subject Guide.  A selection of resources have been hand selected for you to use to aid you with your studies.  If you have any questions at all please contact the library.


Coronavirus: The future of travel for a world in lockdown? BBC Travel Show

The 10 undertourism destinations for your first post-pandemic trip - Mojo Travels

Useful subject locations

Subject heading Subject locations

Travel Guides - these are located by the classification of the region or country the guide describes. For example... 

D Europe

DS Asia

DT Africa

DU Oceania (NZ DU400's)

E North America

Travel. Voyages and Travel (General) G149-180
Travel. Tourism G154.9-155.8
Medical Tourism RA793.5

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Information and Research Skills

For help on how to find, evaluate and present information we recommend the Information skills subject guide This guide will ensure an easier pathway to academic success!  We also have a Research subject guide  for those of you taking your studies to the next level.   

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