The Journal of Tourism History is the primary venue for peer-reviewed scholarship covering all aspects of the evolution of tourism from earliest times to the postwar world. Articles address all regions of the globe and often adopt interdisciplinary approaches for exploring the past.
H-Travel is a network for the academic discussion of the history of travel, transport, and tourism. It welcomes professionals in the field of history and also those in other fields, as well as non-professionals, interested in its subject. The focus is on the history of travel, transport, and tourism from the earliest beginnings through the present and future, throughout the world and beyond. The languages of communication for the list are English, French, German, and Spanish.
The International Commission for the History of Travel and Tourism (ICHTT) is a professional group affiliated with the International Committee of Historical Sciences and meeting every fifth year conjointly with it. The most recent meeting was in Jinan, China in August 2015. A dozen papers were presented in three sessions under the theme "The Uses of History in Tourism." The next meeting is planned for Poznan, Poland in 2020. For further information, please consult the ICHTT website, currently under reconstruction.
The John Carter Brown Library (JCB), an independently funded institution for advanced research on the campus of Brown University, will award approximately forty residential fellowships for the year July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2017.