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.

Statistics

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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

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