Websites for Sport and Exercise Sciences

The internet can be one of the most valuable tools in your quest for information during your time at university. However, with so much information out there, it can be very hard to find the best information, or to know that you've found it when you've got it! Two documents that might help are my guide to some questions to ask about web pages and my top tips for finding information (both are PDF files).


This site is extremely beneficial and I highly recommend using it!

Sports websites

Grey literature and statistics

Sites for "grey" literature (a phrase used to describe useful material that is not published in books or journals), including theses, conference proceedings and more:

  • CORE - COnnecting REpositories - a useful way to search the content of many university repositories, as well as Pubmed Central and other large collections of freely-accessible journal articles, conference proceedings and theses
  • EThOS - a service run by the British Library offering access to many theses from UK universities
  • Government department publications - for UK government publications
  • Office for National Statistics - the most authoritative source of UK statistics
  • OpenGrey - provides information about many forms of grey literature from across the EU, often including information about where it can be obtained from
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