Gleeson Library was busy this summer with construction projects and much has changed! Several USF departments have moved into the library and new study spaces and classrooms have been created. As a result, a few of our smaller collections have shifted into new spaces within the library, but the greatest impact was on our bound … Continue reading Access to Bound Periodicals
Hey, sport! During a recent reference desk shift, a researcher in the library asked me for statistics about badminton participation. I happily recommended the Sports Market Analytics database (previously known as SBRNet).
SMA gathers in-depth analytics on both professional and hobby sports: market share, demographics, venue reports, and trade publications. Although it focuses on the United States, some sports have international data as well. When I walk in Golden Gate Park, I often see a group of people playing badminton. How big a market are they participating in? Check it out: the sport of badminton engendered a 11.5 million dollar market in 2012.Continue reading “Get the score on sports resources at Gleeson”
Gleeson Library|Geschke Learning Resource Center is pleased to welcome you to the new library blog. Visit here or sign up for the RSS feed as a way to keep up-to-date on the latest information about library resources, events and other news. Please use the comments as a way to give us feedback or ask questions … Continue reading Welcome