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Sports Business & Management

This is UCLan's Sports Business & Management library page.

For more help and guidance please contact your Faculty Librarian: Louise Smith


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Journals and Articles

Subject specific databases

Use the Inter-Library Loan/Document Supply Service for any items beyond our subscriptions


eResources and Databases

Multi-disciplinary Databases

  • Academic Search Complete - full text database covering most subject areas
  • ProQuest Central - Includes business databases such as ABI/INFORM and Business Market Research
  • Sage Journals - Includes Organization Studies, Management Learning and Management
  • Taylor & Francis - Includes Human Resource Management International and Journal of Organisational Transformation and Change
  • Wiley Online Library - 237 business, economic, finance and accounting titles


Additional Resources

Including market reporting & analysis, financial data and advertising intelligence:

  • BRAD - advertising intelligence including actual costs for advertising with circulation/audience data is also available.
  • FAME - (Financial Analysis Made Easy) – detailed financial and ownership information for 2.5 million UK companies.
  • HS Talks - lectures and case studies commissioned from leading experts in industry, commerce and academia.
  • IBIS World - UK's most comprehensive collection of Industry Market Research and Industry Risk Ratings.
  • Mintel – consumer market research reports covering a vast array of products and services.
  • OSIRIS - the international version of the FAME database containing listed company accounts from around the world.
  • Passport GMID - global market information database and analysis tool containing comprehensive data and reports across all industries, countries and consumers.
  • World Advertising Research Center (WARC) – marketing and advertising intelligence. with publications like ADMAP and the International Journal of Market Research. It also contains thousands of case studies.

 Resources for Researchers

  • Sage Research Methods - online tool to help researchers with their projects, includes books, journals, newly commissioned videos & cases
  • Scopus - The largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature: scientific journals, books and conference proceedings.


Louise Smith - Senior Faculty Librarian for Business, Law and Applied Social Studies

Louise Smith

Senior Faculty Librarian for Business, Law and Applied Social Studies
01772 892302