EXSS 129: Principles of Sport Management

Historical Origins of the sport

Strategy: Read books & encyclopedias for background

  1. Browse the Reference and third-floor circulating collections by Dewey Decimal Number (biographies 927, sports 796)

  2. Do a Keyword search in Library Catalog for your sport
    • AND encyclopedia
    • narrow the results by “topic”
  3. Use an eReference collection like
    1. Credo Reference
    2. Gale eBooks
    3. SAGE Knowledge eReference

How has the sport evolved?

Specific sources:

Biography & News Sources


APA Help
Library Instruction Session
Selected journals

This web page was reviewed on 06/16/2020. This web page was created by Jasmine Cieszynski, Instructional Services. The content of the page was updated on 08/21/2020.