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Sports Industry: A Research Guide

Subscription & Internet Resources

The resources below are a good start for some of the more general resources and specialists that are not specific to any of the sport more directly addressed in this guide. See the other sections for those sources that may be specific to an sport.

Industry Associations & Specialists

The Internet is a good source for information on players, teams, and leagues. Below are just a few of the Internet resources for more general sports business research. You may want to also want to refer to our guide on Doing Industry Research.


Industry Specialists

Industry & Market Data

Databases & Fee Based Resources

The subscription resources marked with a padlock  are available to researchers on-site at the Library of Congress.  If you are unable to visit the Library, you may be able to access these resources through your local public or academic library.

Blogs & News