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FYS 395 - The Sporting Life: Resources

Article Indexes


The above databases, except Scopus and eHRAF, can be searched all at once, using a combined search by clicking "Choose Databases."

Citation Exercise

What is it? A book, an article? Scholarly, or not? Do we have it at Bates? Let's find out.

1. Messner, M. A. (2007). Out of play: Critical essays on gender and sport. State University of New York Press.

2. Guo, M., & Fu, S. (2019). Running with a mask? The effect of air pollution on marathon runners’ performance. Journal of Sports Economics, 20(7), 903-928.

3. Agassi, A. (2009). Open: An autobiography​. Knopf.

4. Baldassaro, L. (2002) Before Joe D: Early Italian Americans in the major leagues. In L. Baldassaro & R. A. Johnson (Eds.), The American Game: Baseball and Ethnicity, (pp. 92-115). Southern Illinois University Press.

5. Verducci, T. (2012). To cheat or not to cheat. Sports Illustrated, June 4, 38-51

Getting Started with a Topic

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Christine Murray
Ladd Library 132
(207) 786-6268

I am usually at the Research Desk Mon. 10-1, Tues. 6-9, and Thurs. 1-4