SPORT Discus Video
We have produced a number of short video clips to show you how to access
and use the main database for sport related information, SPORT Discus.
the video player's features to start, stop, pause, go forward and back
in the presentation. You
may also need to use the scroll bar on your browser.
Depending on the way that
your pc is set up, you may need to download a free player to
view the video collection. Players can be downloaded
from the following sites:
Microsoft Windows Media Player
By the end of these video
clips you should:
Understand what SPORT Discus is and
be able to access it.
Be able to carry out a Basic Search.
Be able to carry out an Advanced
Search using advanced searching techniques.
Be able to create a Personal Account
and save your search.
Be able to add items to a folder and
export to Refworks.
If you need help using SPORT Discus or any of our
other Library resources please contact the
subject team for your faculty.
Video Clip Title
||Accessing SPORT Discus from
||How to carry out a Basic Search and access
the full text of an article using UU Find It.
|| 2.26 mins.
||How to plan a search and use
AND, OR, NOT as well as truncation, phrase searching and wildcards.
|| 2.58 mins.
||Field and Thesarus Searching
||How to search specific record fields such
as Author and Title and how to search using the Sport Discus subject
||Limit a Search
||Refining a search using the pre-set SPORT
|| 1.16 mins.
||Saving a search and creating a
||Create an indivdual account within SPORT
Discus to save searches which you can they retrieve and reuse at a
||Saving to a Folder and Exporting to
||Save articles to folders and export to the
online bibliographic management database Refworks.