E-Library - ASTA

E-Library

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

  • Experience Park Tours — October 18, 2017
    This webinar equips you with the information to properly educate prospects about Experience Park Tours all-inclusive experiences and the provides you with the tools to close the sale.

  • State Department Update on Passport, Real ID Issues — October 3, 2017
    September is Passport Awareness Month and the U.S. Department of State wants you to know about upcoming changes to travel ID requirements for domestic flights. Join Brenda Sprague, the State Department's Deputy Assistant Secretary for Passport Services, on September 22 at 2:00 PM EDT as she promotes Passport Awareness Month and answers all of your passport-related REAL ID questions.

  • Unmanaged To Managed — September 27, 2017
    Why and How Companies Formalize Travel Programs

  • California Seller of Travel Fact Sheet — September 21, 2017
    In late 2016, California made several changes to its seller of travel law, including broadening the exemption for independent contractors and adding a new registration requirement. In an effort to help our members comply with the new law, which went into effect on January 1, 2017, ASTA has updated its California Seller of Travel Fact Sheet.

  • Agency Relationships and the Law Manual — September 21, 2017
    The concept of “agency” – the legal relationship that is created when one person is authorized to act on behalf of another – is an important one in the travel industry. Travel advisors are routinely authorized to act on behalf of others, most notably, the traveling public. This manual uses real-life case studies to provide an understanding of what this means to the travel advisor.

  • 2017 U.S. Travel Agency Regulatory Compliance Manual — September 21, 2017
    ASTA’s 2017 U.S. Travel Agency Regulatory Compliance Manual is a plain-English white paper that explains the major federal statutes and regulations that directly impact travel agents. ASTA has added several new features to the 2017 manual

  • Ethics for Travel Advisors Manual — September 21, 2017
    While all ASTA members already pledge themselves to conduct their businesses in accordance with the ASTA Code of Ethics, we created this manual as an in-depth study of critical ethical considerations facing their businesses and the travel industry as a whole in the twenty-first century.

  • ASTA Member Logo Artwork — September 20, 2017
    ASTA members are able to download and use the ASTA logo.

  • ASTA Premium Logo Artwork — September 20, 2017
    Premium members have the ability to download and use logos which are displayed for their use.

  • Alaskan Dream Cruises (Small-Ship Cruising with Alaskan Dream Cruises – There is a difference!) — August 16, 2017
    Join Michelle Glass, Vice President of Sales, Alaskan Dream Cruises and Learn about the small-ship difference when cruising Alaska’s famed Inside Passage.

 

Browse by Topic

Advertising (18)
Affinity Programs (1)
Agency Management (81)
Agreements and Contracts (27)
Airline (10)
ARC (15)
ASTA (5)
Bankruptcies (2)
Bonds, Bonding (2)
Business Planning (4)
Commissions (3)
Consortia, Cooperatives and Consolidators (2)
Credentialing (3)
Cruise (3)
Debit Memos (1)
Development of Programs/Products/Services (21)
E-Library (428)
Education (52)
Ethics (1)
Facilities Management (1)
Financial Management (29)
GDS (5)
General Leadership (2)
Globalization/International (30)
Government Affairs (25)
Human Resources (9)
Industry Awards and Member Recognition Programs (3)
Insurance (17)
Interpersonal Relationships (3)
Legal (77)
Legislative (30)
Marketing/Branding (57)
Meetings and Events (7)
Member Relations (5)
Membership Recruitment and Retention (3)
Negotiating (1)
News and Industry Alerts (7)
Policies (17)
Professional Development Programs (19)
Programs (6)
Public Relations Programs (10)
Publications and Other Media (84)
Research, Evaluation and Statistics (53)
Resources (9)
Specialist Courses (17)
Standard-Setting Programs (8)
Strategic Planning/Strategic Thinking (32)
Technology (48)
Tour Operator Program (TOP) Specials (1)
Vendor/Supplier Management (6)
Videos/Webinars (154)
White Papers (46)
 


E-Library FAQ

  1. Where can I find a listing of airline commission policies?
  2. How do I dispute a debit memo?
  3. How do I sell a ticket on a bankrupt airline?

Top Search Terms

  1. travel
  2. cruise
  3. insurance
  4. commission
  5. bonds
  6. debit memos
  7. commission grid
  8. contractor
  9. airline commission policies
  10. baggage
 

Helpful Resources

 

Questions? Can't find what you are looking for? Contact ASTA Member Services.

SHAREPRINT
Carnival logo amadeus
Carey
Enterprise Holdings
Marriott logo
Norgwegian Cruise Line
AIG Allianz Global Assistance Ama Water Ways Amtrack Best Western The Hawaiian Islands Celebrity Cruises CTS Systems Hawaii Vsitors Bureau Hilton logo Holland America RCL Sabre Travel network Silver Car The Travel Corporation Tiawan Mark Travel Travelinsured Travelport UATP Visit Anchorage United Uni World WLCL
ASTA Destination Expo 2018 Athens
ASTA - American Society of Travel Agents
675 N Washington St, Ste 490
Alexandria, VA 22314 U.S.A.