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

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

Developing advanced search strategies

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


Collections of specialist, subject specific journal literature.


Links to databases and online sources of statistics

PressReader lets you access UK and international newspapers, plus a wide range of magazine content. Everything is full colour with a 365 day archive.

Additional access instructions:

For a guide on how to log in click here

• Nexis 

Full text articles from many news sources and trade journals both UK and international. Archives sometimes stretching back to the mid 1980s.

Additional access instructions:

For use in the UK only


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


phone (023) 9284 3236

 Marie Smith

Assistant Faculty Librarian


phone (023) 9284 3339