e-Bulletin (Dec 2022, Issue 164)

Featured Resources for School of Hotel and Tourism Management

Passport is a global market research database that provides information on detailed market size, country marketing parameters, marketing forecast data, consumer lifestyles, business sources, as well as marketing profiles and analysis.

Recent briefings you might find interesting:
  • Travel in the Metaverse (28 Oct 2022)
  • Travel: Quarterly Statement Q2 2022 (28 Jun 2022)
  • Evolution of Physical Space in Hospitality (7 Jun 2022)
  • Voice of the Industry: Travel Survey – Facing New Challenges (26 May 2022)
  • New Frontier Markets - The Forefront of Tourism Recovery (19 Apr 2022)
  • Sustainable Travel Index: Accelerating Momentum for Change (4 Apr 2022)
  • Top 100 City Destinations Index 2021 (25 Jan 2022)
Watch the recording of Passport Training - Making Effective Use of Market Information Resources from our Handouts and Recordings and online guide for SHTM students to learn more.

Explore more databases for hotel, tourism, and event management research here.

Media Resources

Digital transformation and virtual tourism

A talk delivered by Professor Dimitrios Buhalis from Bournemouth University Business School, a visiting professor of SHTM. The talk covers topics like the impact of the pandemic, real-time services, ambient intelligence tourism, etc.
Digital transformation and virtual tourism
"過去兩年多,香港遊客數字跌至歷史新低。對於酒店業來說,這個是前所未有的衝擊。酒店沒有遊客入住,又可以提供服務給誰呢?不少酒店就在這段時間推出不同優惠吸引本地客去staycation之餘,亦有部分轉型為月租酒店或隔離酒店。改變營運模式又能否幫酒店業過到這一關?"--RTHK Website

New Additions & Trial Databases

Trial Databases:

JSTOR journal and primary sources temporary expanded access

[Expiry: 30 Jun 2023]
To support libraries during the COVID-19 crisis, JSTOR has opened up free access to all Archive Journal Collections, Thematic Collections and Primary Sources Collections.


[Expiry: 31 Dec 2022]
Collection: 本土文學