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HOST: HOST 152

A guide for those in the Hospitality and Tourism program.

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Physical Books in the UHMC Library

The Library collects books related to HOST courses, the Program, and associated learning objectives.  We use a system called Voyager to search for books in the library. 

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Electronic Books

The Library subscribes to 2 eBook collections that have some HOST material.  

  • Ebook Central -- Your best bet with 70,000 full-text eBooks.
  • EBSCO eBook Collection -- Scholarly, professional, and popular books available in electronic format.

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Access to eBooks is available anytime with valid UH ID.

CREDO Reference

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Credo Reference offers full-text reference books (i.e. encyclopedias) on a variety of topics including many in the hospitality industry.

 

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Article Databases

Films on Demand

Films on Demand offers videos and segments related to a variety of subjects.  There is coverage of issues related to hospitality as a career and an induistry.

Films on Demand link

Before you start, please be aware of the following:
  1. From most campus computers, students will be able to view embedded and linked videos without logging in (campus includes all outreach sites). 
  2. Off campus students will have to make a Films on Demand account FIRST. Students need to click the link on the library home page as shown below.
  3. Shortcut links will not work, students must click the homepage link to login.
  4. Students login to the UH authentication service, using their UH username and password.
  5. Once at the Films on Demand website, students need to make a Films on Demand account by following the instructions on the Films on Demand main webpage.
  6. Students then login to Films on Demand.
  7. Then students may go back to the embedded video or click the video link to view the video.
 

Highlights from the Collection(s)

Video: Hyatt Guest Services

Fun Video: How many Unprofessional Behaviors can you spot?