SPORTDiscus with Full Text
SPORTDiscus with Full text is the definitive database for sports and sports medicine research. Providing hundreds of full-text sports medicine journals, it is an essential tool for health professionals and researchers studying fitness, health and sports.
A Valuable Sports Medicine Full-Text Journal Database
This authoritative database contains full text for many of the most used journals in the SPORTDiscus index. The active, full-text, non-open access journal retail value (USD) is $153,427.11.
Strengthen Exposure to Open Access Journals
SPORTDiscus with Full Text includes rigorous curation and indexing of open access (OA) journals, which has resulted in a growing collection of 199 active global OA journals. Once validated and certified for inclusion, these OA journals are treated with high-quality subject indexing and sophisticated, precise/accurate full-text linking.
NOTE: EBSCOhost databases and EBSCO Discovery Service generate a lot more referrals for DOAJ than any other online platform.
Unique Full-Text Journals
SPORTDiscus with Full Text includes 201 active, full-text, non-open access journals not available in any version of Academic Search.
Searchable Cited References
SPORTDiscus with Full Text includes 179 journals with searchable cited references.
The Highest Quality Subject Indexing
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SPORTDiscus with Full Text includes 660 active indexed and abstracted journals. 481 of them are peer-reviewed.
- Athletic training
- Coaching and education
- Consumer health
- Exercise science and fitness
- Health education
- Occupational health and safety
- Physical education
- Physical therapy
- Sociology of sports
- Sport psychology
- Sports injuries and rehabilitation
- Sports management
- Sports sciences
SPORTDiscus [with Full Text] is a hidden jewel of the EBSCO databases. It balances coverage for both Allied Health and Sport Management majors. Our Allied Health students need scholarly evidence based research and find SPORTDiscus much more user friendly and relevant than PubMed. Our undergraduate and graduate students in sport management find SPORTDiscus helpful for both scholarly and popular material. Some topics such as concussions, are covered from a medical, popular, as well as coaching view. 5 stars.
— J. Shoemaker, Lasell College, Newton, MA