Sports Management & Development

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

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.

• Databases

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.


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.

Statistics on public health topics

fully searchable in EBSCO Discovery

Official statistics from the UK Government.



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

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