Sports Science

This page will help you get more out of your Library resources for your assignments, projects and dissertations in Sports Science

Independent Research - getting started

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How to identify different sources of information and links to useful books and ebooks.

Developing advanced search strategies

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How to search systematically for literature. From the initial stages of understanding your vocabulary to using advanced features in databases.

Databases

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Collections of specialist, subject specific journal literature.

Access to more than a million statistics from many different sources. Useful for finding industrial, economic and consumer market statistical trends.

Additional access instructions:

For off campus access use this link

Information related to health and social care. Includes Health Survey for England, NHS Quarterly Review, national health indicators and hospital activity statistics.


Health Profiles provide a snapshot overview of health for each local authority in England.


A single point of access to data and analysis tools from across Public Health England.


• UK National Statistics: Publication Hub fully searchable in EBSCO Discovery

Official statistics from the UK Government.

Referencing

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Guidance and support for referencing in APA7 and links to information on reference management software

Your Subject Team

 Sarah Weston

Faculty Librarian - Science and Health

email sciencelibrarians@port.ac.uk

phone (023) 9284 3236

 Marie Smith

Assistant Faculty Librarian

email Marie.smith@port.ac.uk

phone (023) 9284 3339