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Rosen Research Guides
This guide is designed to help you begin researching topics relating to wine, beer and other alcoholic beverages. For more assistance, please Ask a Rosen Librarian.
A printable version of this guide is
Wine & Beer PDF (34 KB)
It is often a good idea to begin your research in the following types of sources, which are designed to be consulted for topic overviews or for authoritative information. In many cases, they contain vital information that cannot be found anywhere else. A denotes a core resource.
|Alcohol and Temperance in Modern History||Rosen REF HV5017 .A43 2003|
|Bordeaux||Rosen REF TP553.B766 2007|
|Bordeaux and Its Wines||Rosen REF TP553 .C573 2004|
|Bordeaux Atlas & Encyclopedia of Chateaux||Rosen REF TP554 .B6 D795 1997|
|Business of Wine: An Encyclopedia||Rosen REF HD9370.5 .B868 2009|
|Dictionary of Beer and Brewing||Rosen REF TP568 .D53 1998|
|Dictionary of Drink||Rosen REF TX815 .E38 2007|
|Encyclopedia of Beer||Rosen REF TP568 .E53 1997|
|Essential Reference of Domestic Brewers||Rosen REF HD9397 .U52 E87 2006|
|Hachette Atlas of French Wines and Vineyards||Rosen REF TP553 .V557513 2000|
|Hugh Johnson's Wine Companion||Rosen REF TP548 .J64 2003|
|Illustrated Encyclopedia of Wine, Beer & Spirits||Rosen REF TP503 .W35 2006|
|Oxford Companion to the Wines of North America||Rosen REF TP559 .N6 O9 2000|
|Oxford Companion to Wine||Rosen REF TP548 .O76 2006|
|Oz Clarke's Grapes & Wines||Rosen REF SB398.28 .C53 2007|
|Parker's Wine Buyer's Guide||Rosen REF TP548 .P287 2008|
|Ultimate Guide to Spirits & Cocktails||Rosen REF TX951 .D66 2008|
|Who's Buying Alcoholic and Nonalcoholic Beverages||Rosen REF HD9384 .U52 W46|
|Wine Bible||Rosen REF TP548 .M24 2001|
|Wines of the World||Rosen REF TP548 .W57 2004|
|World Atlas of Wine||Rosen REF TP548 .J66 2007|
|World Encyclopedia of Champagne and Sparkling Wines||Rosen REF TP555 .S77 2003|
The above lists are not comprehensive and certain wine/beer/alcoholic beverage topics may be covered in sources listed on the Rosen Research Guides about the Food Industry. For more assistance in locating appropriate reference materials, please Ask a Rosen Librarian.
Circulating books relating to the food and beverage industry are generally found in the following call number ranges:
For more information about the location of books, consult the library catalog.
Through the UCF Library Catalog, you can locate books, journals, audiovisuals, government documents, and other types of materials. You can search the catalog by Keyword, Author, Title, Subject, and many other ways.
The following periodicals are available in print in the library and may contain helpful information about the food and beverage industry. General hospitality/tourism periodicals may also have relevant material about wine and beer service or trends. To find articles on a specific topic, you may need to use one of our databases.
|Quarterly Review of Wines||Wine Enthusiast|
|Restaurant Wine||Wine News|
|Wine & Spirits||Wines & Vines|
|Wine Business Monthly|
To find articles from journals and magazines on your topic, or to find information about a company or industry, you may need to use one of UCF's many databases. (Note: if you are off campus, refer to the Off Campus Access page to find out how to access library databases using your UCF ID card.)
To find databases that are typically most useful for the study of hospitality, click on the Database Locator tab on our homepage, and then choose the subject Hospitality. Some useful databases for wine and beer information include:
For a more detailed overview of how to use our databases, see the Rosen Research Guide titled Finding Articles.
Most wineries and breweries have their own websites. However, for general information about wine and beer, you may wish to explore some of the websites listed in our Food Industry Tutorial.
Questions? Ask a Rosen Librarian!
A printable version of this guide is also available: Wine & Beer PDF (34 KB)
Rosen Research Guides | Hospitality Research: Wine and Beer
Last updated February 03, 2012 1:12:29 PM