Resources for Events Management

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Databases and E-Resources: Events management


Books on events management can be found at classmark GT 3405, and are located in the Student Collection on floor 1 (7 day loan) and on floor 3 (12 week loan).

Other sections of interest are listed below & can be found on floors 2 (classmark TX), 3 (G-HG) and 5 (L), as well as in the Student Collection (reading list books).

Tourism G 155-157
Leisure & recreation GV 1-99
Social research methods H 61.2-62
Business & management research methods HD 20
Business economics HD 30.22
Management textbooks HD 31
Performance measurement HD 58.9
Sponsorship HD 59.35
Benchmarking. Quality control HD 62.1
Entrepreneurship & small business management HD 62.5-62.7
Project management HD 69.P75
Catering - economic aspects HD 9999.C35
Tourism - economic aspects HD 9999.T65
Marketing. Branding. Consumer behaviour HF 5415
Customer service  HF 5415.5
Accounting HF 5635-5636 & HF 5686.H75
Business finance HG 4026-4027
Study skills LB 2369-2395
Hotel management TX 901-953

Useful websites

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Listing of events and news relating to the events industry from Mash Media, leading UK publisher of practitioner magazines in this field. Register for free email delivery of magazine (applies to all publications from Mash Media listed below)

Association of Event Organisers (AEO)

The voice of the event organising community

CES (Corporate Event Services)

Free database of event industry contacts (suppliers, governing bodies, agencies, venues, entertainers, etc.)

Conference & Incentive Travel

Published by Haymarket for the Meetings, Incentives, Conferences & Exhibitions (MICE) industry. Sign up to a free daily bulletin, and access the annual state of the industry report

Conference & Meetings World

Website and magazine (archive back to 2010) for those in the industry, published by Mash Media Magazines

Conference News

Website and magazine published by Mash Media

Event magazine

Published by Haymarket, website is a useful source of information (sign up for free email bulletins). Access via the Library to the magazine archive

Exhibition News

Website and magazine published by Mash Media

International Live Events Association (ILEA)

US-based organisation, but seeking to connect events professionals globally

Meetings & Incentive Travel (M&IT)

Popular free magazine from

Portal for the meetings industry to events, venues, jobs, publications

Prestige Venues & Events (Sodexo)

Free database of event venues


Free database of event venues


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