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star SPORTDiscus 1949 to present
Covers both serial and monographic literature in the following areas of sport: recreation, exercise physiology, sports medicine, coaching, physical fitness, the psychology, history and sociology of sport, training, and conditioning. Seventy percent of the database consists of periodical articles. Updated monthly. Provides citations.

    Academic Search Complete 1887 to present
A scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database containing full text for more than 7,100 publications, including over 6,100 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to the full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for 11,200 journals and other publications including monographs, reports, and conference proceedings. The database features PDF content going back as far as 1887, with the majority of full text titles in native (searchable) PDF format.

    ABI/INFORM Global 1971 to present
Search nearly 3,000 worldwide business periodicals and journals for in-depth coverage of business and economic conditions, management techniques, strategy, and theory. Extensive coverage of topics such as advertising, business intelligence, marketing, finance, human resources, insurance, organizational development, taxation, technology, and more. Fast access to information on 60,000 + companies with business and executive profiles. Has same day access to The Wall Street Journal.

    LexisNexis Academic
Provides access to a wide range of news, business, legal, and reference information. included company profiles. Provides citations, abstracts, full text.

    SimplyMap
SimplyMap enables non-technical users to quickly create professional quality thematic maps and reports using extensive demographic, business and marketing data (Nielsen, Simmons, MRI and EASI). Although not required in order to use SimpleMap, a personal account is necessary to save your work.

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    IBISWorld
US Industry Research reports covering 700 Industries, organized by NAICS codes. Each report contains analysis and data on key statistics, industry structure, including: supply/demand chain, market characteristics, product and customer segments, cost structure, industry conditions, key drivers, major players and market share, recent performance and 5-year revenue forecasts. Reports may include excellent graphics, concept visualizations and downloadable data tables.

    BrowZine
BrowZine is a web-based service and app for Apple or Android smart phones and devices that helps you browse through scholarly e-journals available from Milner Library. BrowZine sorts our e-journals into broad disciplines and then into narrower subjects. You can save and organize your most-used e-journals on virtual bookshelves in your account. The result is an easy and familiar way to browse through, read, and monitor scholarly e-journals across disciplines.

    PsycInfo (EBSCOhost)
The PsycINFO database, American Psychological Association's (APA) renowned resource for abstracts of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations, is the largest resource devoted to peer-reviewed literature in behavioral science and mental health. It contains over 3 million records and summaries dating as far back as the 1600s with one of the highest DOI matching rates in the publishing industry. Journal coverage, which spans from the 1800s to the present, includes international material selected from around 2,500 periodicals in dozens of languages

    Sports Medicine and Exercise Science in Video
This collection includes videos in the areas of fitness and health assessment, disease management, injury treatment, nutrition, medical fitness, sport science, work-site wellness, and more. Developed through an exclusive partnership with Healthy Learning, the world's leading producer of sports medicine videos, the videos feature physicians, exerise scientists, athletic trainers and more sharing information on principles and techniques of modern exercise science and sports medicine. This growing collection currently includes more than 270 videos.

 
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