9907 Universal Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32819
Rosen Research Guides
This guide is designed to help you begin researching topics related to the golf and club management industry. For more assistance, please Ask a Rosen Librarian.
A printable version of this guide is also
Golf PDF (54 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 overview or for authoritative information. In many cases, they contain vital information that cannot be found anywhere else.
|2008 Operations & Financial Data Report (CMAA)||Rosen REF HS2721 .C56 2008|
|Beard's Turfgrass Encyclopedia||Rosen REF SB433 .B268 2005|
|Compensation and Benefits Survey Report (CMAA)||Rosen REF HS2723 .C66|
|Future Trends & Issues: A Private Club Perspective||Rosen REF HS2723 .F888 2004|
|Golf Travel in the U.S.||Rosen REF GV981 .G68 2009|
|Historical Dictionary of Golfing Terms||Rosen REF GV965 .D37 2005|
|Leisure Market Research Handbook||Rosen REF GV174 .M55 2007|
|NGCOA-NCA Compensation and Benefits Report||Rosen REF HS2501 .N43|
|NGF Member Directory||Rosen REF GV961. N38|
|NGF's Golf Course Directory||Rosen REF GV981 .N44|
|Royal and Ancient Golfer's Handbook||Rosen REF GV961 .G75 2009|
|Travel & Tourism Market Research Handbook||Rosen REF G155 .U6 T74|
Circulating books relating to the golf and club management 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 may contain helpful information about the golf and club management industry. General hospitality/tourism periodicals may also have relevant material on the industry. To find articles on a specific topic, you may need to use one of our databases.
a scholarly (peer-reviewed) source.
|Club Management (online - UCF patrons only)||Leisure Management|
|Cornell Hospitality Quarterly (online - UCF patrons only)||Leisure Opportunities|
|Golf Course Management (available on the web)||Private Clubs|
|Golf Digest (online - UCF patrons only)||USGA Green Section Record (available on the web)|
To find articles from journals, magazines, and newspapers about your topic, you may need to use one of UCF's many databases. (Note: if you are off campus, click here 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 golf and club management research include:
For a more detailed overview of how to use our databases, see the Rosen Research Guide titled Finding Articles.
The Internet is generally not a good place to find scholarly information on the timeshare industry. However, you may wish to explore the websites listed on our Helpful Websites page.
Questions? Ask a Rosen Librarian!
A printable version of this guide is also available: Golf PDF (54 KB)
Rosen Research Guides | Hospitality Research: Golf and Club Management
Last updated February 03, 2012 1:12:28 PM