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

  • 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.

  • ASTA Legislative Day 2015 – Planning and Training for Attendees — March 11, 2015
    Make the most of your conversations on Capitol Hill! If you’re planning to join ASTA HQ in Washington, DC for Legislative Day take some time to prepare.

  • ASTA’s 2015 U.S. Travel Agency Regulatory Compliance Handbook — March 11, 2015
    ASTA’s 2015 U.S. Travel Agency Regulatory Compliance Handbook is a plain-English white paper that explains the major federal statutes and regulations that directly impact travel agents.

  • 2014 Labor & Compensation Report — March 6, 2015
    This study finds an increasing issue for many travel agencies is the ability to hire new employees.

  • Avalon Waterways 2016 — February 19, 2015
    An Early Look at Avalon Waterways 2016 with Current Trends and Promotions to Help You Sell More Avalon Waterways Today.


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