EXSS 129: Principles of Sport Management
Historical Origins of the sport
Strategy: Read books & encyclopedias for background
- Browse the Reference and circulating collections by Dewey Decimal Number
- Do a Keyword search in BLISweb and narrow to the “Reference” collection or by “topic”*
- Search BLISweb using subjects(also called “topics”) from this handout
- Use an eReference collection like
- Gale Virtual Reference Library
- SAGE Knowledge eReference
How has the sport evolved?
Academic Search Premier
: a database which contains scholarly and popular articles (including, Sports Illustrated
). Limit to “fulltext” and 2000-2012.
Physical Education Index
: scholarly article database. Limit to 2000-2012. No option to limit to fulltext; make InterLibrary Loan (ILL)
requests if needed.