Online Library Catalogue

The Institute's Information Services offers members free access to an Online Catalogue featuring access to a valuable collection of e-books, Institute publications and archived materials.



The Online Catalogue holds:

  • HQ (formerly Hospitality magazine) articles (in pdf)
  • Institute Webinars
  • Institute Management Guides
  • e-books from top hospitality and business publishers
  • links to industry resources 
  • records of archived materials

The following e-books are just a few of the titles accessible in both the Online Catalogue and the separate e-Resources Collection:

  • 9 Things Successful People Do Differently (audiobook)
  • Accounting Essentials for Hospitality Managers
  • Essential Financial Techniques for Hospitality Managers
  • Flawless Consulting: a Guide to Getting Your Expertise Used (audiobook)
  • HBR's 10 Must Reads on Teams
  • Health Tourism and Hospitality: Spas, Wellness and Medical Travel {2nd ed}
  • Principles of Food, Beverage, and Labor Cost Controls
  • Professional Management of Housekeeping Operations
  • Purchasing : Selection and Procurement for the Hospitality Industry
  • Social Media Marketing: an Hour a Day
  • The First 90 Days: Proven Strategies for Getting up to Speed Faster and Smarter (audiobook)
  • The Routledge Handbook of Hospitality Management
  • The Routledge Handbook of Tourism and Hospitality Education

Use the Quick Guides for 2 minute videos demonstrating how to search Institute resources. Alternatively, refer to the crib sheet Easy Access to e-Resources & Online Catalogue. Members can also email enquiries to: or request telephone training with the librarian.