E-Library - ASTA


ASTA’s E-Library provides access to resources created specifically for ASTA members. Utilize our extensive and easy-to-use database to search hundreds of reference documents, guides, white papers, business articles, legal documents and other industry resources to help save you time and money.


Newly Added Resources

  • Better Messaging Using the Results from "Traveler Decision Making" Research — May 18, 2015
    Insights into how consumers see travel and the value they see and using travel agents.

  • Tripwing – Member Benefit for ASTA Members — May 11, 2015
    Tripwing is a revolutionary travel technology startup focused on helping travel agents become more efficient and professional.

  • ASTAPAC – Political Influence for Travel Agents — April 28, 2015
    Decisions are being made every day in Washington, D.C. and in state legislatures that will have an immediate and tangible impact on ASTA members’ bottom lines and the way they run their businesses.

  • Traveler Decision Making: what motivates consumers to travel and to use agents — April 28, 2015
    Exclusive member-only overview of ASTA's 2015 consumer study?. Understand better why travelers chose one type of trip over another and why they use an agent for some trips and not for others. This is essential information for communicating with current and potential clients.

  • 2015 Traveler Decision Making Study — April 16, 2015
    Learning how consumers decide on the type of trips they take was a primary goal of the study. Much detail is including in the report on how they make travel decisions...

  • Travel Agents: Get More from Your ASTA Membership — April 15, 2015
    Whether you’ve been a member of ASTA for two years, twenty years or you are finally ready to make the commitment, this webinar will deep dive into how to make the most of your ASTA Membership.

  • Scenic CruisesThe Most All Inclusive Luxury River Cruise Company — April 15, 2015
    The Most All Inclusive Luxury River Cruise Company

  • Airline Commission Grid — April 6, 2015
    Airline commissions as listed in the carriers' Direct Reference System (DRS) files for U.S. based agents, including Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

  • Hotel Free WiFi Policies — March 16, 2015
    To help you understand the nuances of these offers, ASTA has created an analytical chart of each hotel company’s free wifi/Internet offer. This chart also breaks out the brands within each hotel company’s portfolio that are and are not impacted by the new policies.

  • U.S. Travel to Cuba: 2015 and Beyond — March 13, 2015
    Big changes are afoot in Cuba travel! In December 2014, President Obama announced an historic agreement between the U.S. and Cuban governments to ease long-standing restrictions on trade and other interactions between the two countries, including those preventing American citizens from travelling to Cuba.


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