This guide is intended to provide starting points for the Searching the SPORTDiscus database. Students can use this guide for learning to search and use key features of SPORTDiscus. Areas included are:
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The SPORTDiscus database includes information on sport, physical fitness, exercise, sports medicine, sports science, physical education, kinesiology, coaching, training, sport administration, officiating, sport law & legislation, college & university sport, disabled persons, facility design & management, intramural & school sport, doping, health, health education, biomechanics, movement science, injury prevention rehabilitation, physical therapy, nutrition, exercise physiology, sport & exercise psychology, recreation, leisure studies, tourism, allied health, occupational health & therapy, public health and more. Including full text coverage of 520+ journals, this database includes well over 1.5 million records with journal and monograph coverage going back to 1800; over 22,000 dissertations and theses; and reference to articles in 60 different languages. The content also consists of international references from journal and magazine articles, books, book chapters, conference proceedings and more.