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Sport Management: Databases

Databases

Business Insights: Essentials

  • Covers all aspects of business including the business of sports
  • Indexes business journals, magazines, newsletters and other business sources
  • Many items are full-text
  • Use “Advanced Search” to combine search terms and to limit to peer-reviewed journals
  • Use an * to truncate a search term
  • Can email or print search results
  • Click on “Help” or “Search Tips” for additional information and search hints

 

Business Source Complete

  • Covers all aspects of business including the business of sports
  • Indexes over 7,000 business journals, magazines, and other business sources
  • Over 2,300 of these sources are full-text
  • Can limit search to scholarly (peer reviewed) journals
  • Use an * to truncate a search term
  • Can email, print, or download search results
  • Click on “Help” for additional information and search hints
  • It is an EBSCOHost database

 

SportDiscus with Full Text

  • Comprehensive coverage of sport, fitness, sports medicine, and related fields
  • Indexes peer reviewed journals, magazines, books, and dissertations, some as far back as 1800
  • Includes many full-text articles
  • Can limit search to English language publications and publication type
  • Use an * to truncate a search term
  • Can email, print, or download search results
  • Click on “Help” for additional information and search hints
  • It is an EBSCOHost database

 

Multi-disciplinary Databases

 

 Academic Search Complete

  • A multi-disciplinary index to more than 8,000 journals, about half of which are full-text
  • Can limit search to scholarly (peer reviewed) journals
  • Search results listed by relevance; can change to a date order listing
  • Can use an * (asterisk) to truncate a search term
  • It is an EBSCOHost database

 

JSTOR

  • Full-text of several hundred international scholarly journals, many of them going back to the 19th Century
  • Does not include “current” issues of journals; all have an embargo of several years before articles can be added to the archives
  • Journals come from a number of disciplines, including 116 from education
  • In “Advanced Search”, can limit by item type, date range, language, and discipline
  • Be sure to use “ ” when searching phrases

 

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All Databases

Click on the links below for additional databases available for your use.