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This database offers comprehensive, bibliographic coverage of sport, fitness and related disciplines. With full bibliographic coverage, monographs dating back to 1949, and journal coverage to 1975, this database contains over 565,000 records and over 200,000 dissertations and theses. The content also consists of multidisciplinary, international references from journal and magazine articles, books, book chapters, conference proceedings and more. SPORTDiscus is provided by the Sport Information Resource Centre.
SPORTDiscus provides the full text of 550 journals. With full-text coverage dating back to 1985, SPORTDiscus with Full Text is the definitive research tool for all areas of sports and sports medicine literature.
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These videos will help you to get the most from SPORTDiscus
Getting started with EBSCO : this video uses the database CINAHL and examples from health and social care, but the principles are the same for SPORTDiscus
- Creating search histories in EBSCO
- Saving searches in EBSCO
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