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Welcome to the subject guide for Sports Studies
This guide will provide you with links to resources and databases for your course.
Here you will find advice about the library, information about the best resources for your subject and help using:
The following databases are particularly good for different topics but the Library+ search searches most of them
Academic Search Elite This is a general database covering many subjects with thousands of full-text journals
Anatomy TV Visual Anatomy and Physiology - Derived from real human data, this range of software provides over 5,000 3D anatomical structures, clinical slides, dissections, animations and much more.
CINAHL The Cumulative Index of Nursing and Allied Health Literature is a comprehensive research database providing full text for hundreds of nursing and allied health journals with records dating back to 1937.
Greenfile This comprehensive resource draws on the connections between the environment and a variety of disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health and technology. Topics covered include global climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling and more.
ClickView ClickView online is an extensive library of subject specific TV programmes, films and documentaries.
Infotrac Newsstand InfoTrac Newsstand provides access to more than 2,300 major world newspapers, and includes thousands of images, radio and TV broadcasts and transcripts.
Safety Hub Lots of videos on all aspects of health and safety - Available in college only.
Get started with a quick search of the Library catalogue and multiple databases for all resources in one place. Login with your WSC username and password.
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