Recreation, Hospitality, & Parks Management

a resource guide for assignments in RECR 300

Other Useful Databases

Search Tips

Brainstorm synonyms for your concept. If your search is unsuccessful, try using synonyms of your keywords.

Use the asterisk ( * ) to find various word endings
Searching for
 child* finds:

- child
- childhood
- children
- child's

Use quotation marks for "phrase searching" 
- "sports arena" 
- "cultural tourism"
- "resort management"

Getting Started

To begin searching for articles for your research, go to the library homepage and use the OneSearch search box to begin. This tab will allow you to search for articles, books, e-resources, and more, at both CSU, Chico and throughout the CSU system.


For a brief overview on what databases are and why you need them for your research, check out this short video:


Database Basics

Meriam Library | CSU, Chico