Finding Sport Information
Clearinghouse for Sport
The Clearinghouse for Sport (Clearinghouse) is an Australian Sports Commission led sport information and knowledge sharing initiative. The Clearinghouse website facilitates a broad range of sport sector information and research resources.
The Catalogue of Australian sport sector library collections
The Catalogue of Australian sport sector library collections is available through the Clearinghouse website, lists books, reports, videos/dvds, and Australian articles on sport held by various sporting institutions and libraries within Australia, including the NSIC.
Online literature research databases
Online access to SPORTDiscus Fulltext, Medline Fulltext, Psychology and Behavioral Sciences, Australian and New Zealand Reference Library (newspaper articles)
Literature research database access - whilst searching at the NSIC, AIS Bruce campus in Canberra.
- Journal A-to-Z - whilst searching at the NSIC, AIS Bruce campus in Canberra.
- Literature research database access (through the Clearinghouse) - for external primary clients (PDF - 253 KB)
Australian sport publications archive
The Australian sport publications archive is available through the Clearinghouse website and lists annual reports from Australian sports organisations.
- NSIC fulltext archive - lists Australian sports publications archived from 1991 to 2005.
The Australian sport calendar
The Australian sport calendar is available through the Clearinghouse website, is an up-to-date calendar of sporting events. The events listed include:
- National championships held in Australia
- Major multi-sport events i.e. Olympic Games, Masters Games etc.
- Major competitions held overseas of interest to Australians i.e. world championships, world cups etc.