This guide features the Proctor Library's most useful and comprehensive sources for sport management related research. If you have any questions or need help with a sport management assignment, please see a librarian at our Ask Here Desk or contact librarian Brian Nesselrode at bness@flagler.edu.

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Academic Search Complete:
Full text for nearly 4000 scholarly publications in almost every discipline including social sciences, humanities, education, arts & literature, and many more.

Has Peer Reviewed: Yes
Searchable in Discovery: Yes

Films on Demand:
Instant 24/7 access to thousands of high-quality television programs, documentaries, and educational films covering all subject areas.

Has Peer Reviewed: No
Searchable in Discovery: No

Kanopy:
An on-demand streaming video platform that offers viewers a large collection of award-winning films and documentaries.

Has Peer Reviewed: No
Searchable in Discovery: Yes

Westlaw:
A comprehensive database of resources for researching U.S. Law. It includes primary sources including case law, statutes and regulations at the federal and state levels as well as secondary sources, e.g., American Law Reports, American Jurisprudence, and a multitude of law reviews.

Has Peer Reviewed: No
Searchable in Discovery: No

Mintel Academic:
Provides a one-stop online platform, designed to give easy and fast access to the best-in-class consumer and market intelligence used by professionals around the world.

Has Peer Reviewed: No
Searchable in Discovery: No

SocIndex with Full Text:
Contains full text for nearly 500 journals.

Has Peer Reviewed: Yes
Searchable in Discovery: Yes

SPORTDiscus with Full Text:
Premier source for sports and sports medicine studies, providing full-text content from many journals.

Has Peer Reviewed: Yes
Searchable in Discovery: Yes

Standard and Poor’s NetAdvantage:
Company profiles, industry surveys, stock reports, investment reviews, and more.

Has Peer Reviewed: No
Searchable in Discovery: No

APA Guides

 

Print Books

  • APA Style Guide to Electronic Sources -- RREF PN171 .A63 2007 *
  • Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th edition)-- RREF BF76.7 .P83, 2010 *
  • Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association: The Official Guide to APA Style (7th edition)-- BF76.7 .P83 2020 *

 

* RREF stands for Ready Reference near the Ask Here desk on the first floor.

Comparison Guide

This guide shows some basic examples side-by-side between APA, ASA, Chicago, and MLA.

Web Sources on APA

This is the American Psychological Association website's help section for users of their manual.

This video demonstrates how to access the Proctor Library's website, Discovery search, and the Sport Management Library Guide to research subjects related to this major.

URL:  https://flagler.instructuremedia.com/embed/65aa1860-61cb-498b-973d-842751523fc6