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General Reference Center Gold (Infotrac) - A general interest database that integrates a variety of sources in one easy-to-use interface. Use General Reference Center Gold to find articles from newspapers, reference books, and periodicals, many with full-text and images. Find the latest current events, popular culture, business and industry coverage, the arts and sciences, sports, hobbies, and more. Go Mobile with Access My Library. Audience: Middle School, High School, Higher Education, General Public.
MasterFILE Premier - specifically for public libraries, this database provides full text for nearly 2,050 general reference publications with full text as far back as 1975. Also includes more than 350 full text reference books, 82,968 biographies, 90,915 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of 107,135 photos, maps and flags. Check out the EbscoHost Mobile App.
Biography and Memoir
State and Local Teams
Crimson Tide Athletics Official Web Site
BamaOnline - Crimson Tide All Sports News
Mobile Bay Bears - Get schedules, rosters, stats, news etc. on the Home Team!
South Alabama Athletics - keep up with the Jags!
Spring Hill College Athletics - follow the Badgers
Auburn Tigers - Auburn Sports News
University of Mobile Athletics
The Baseball Hall of Fame
The Essential Baseball Library - the ultimate baseball bibliography online
Major League Baseball - links to all the teams!
NationalPastime.com - find out about today in baseball memory
Science of Baseball
Sporting News Baseball - all the news, scores and more
USA Today Baseball - news, scores, standings and more
PlayFootball: Official NFL Site for Kids
Sportsline NFL - great multimedia and stats
Men's College Basketball
Power Basketball Are you looking for information on coaching youth basketball or playing the game better?
WNBA Women's Basketball - keep an eye on the up and coming sport!
Women's College Basketball
Auto Racing News
Motorsports - The AutoChannel Racing News and Views!
Outdoor Sports and Activities
Outdoor Alabama - Fishing, camping, state parks etc.
American Canoe Association
Bicycling Life - the website for everyday Bicyclists including the how-to's of repair, recreation, cycling for health and cycling as a way of life
Bikeride.com - geared (pun intended) toward the serious cycler with news, pros, race events and updates, training, coaching, etc.
Outdoor Life Magazine
Fishing World - enormous site for fresh and saltwater fishing including news, how-to, a library, tournaments, etc.!
Fly Fish America Online - select articles on fishing by region
Great Outdoor Recreation Pages - all kinds of outdoor sports
Skate FAQs - inline skating reference site about buying, getting started, techniques, shopping and where to skate
Ski Central - A specialty search engine for skiing and snowboarding
Skiers Over 50 - From The Over the Hill Gang, Intl., trips, discounts, etc.
Ski Net - From Ski and Skiing Magazines comes this complete guide to everything!
Sports Afield - great coverage of all kinds of outdoor sports and pursuits
Waterfowler.com - a great site with tips on boats and blinds and info on all 50 states
Hunting Net - articles and info on techniques, strategies, and gear
Wild Turkey Hunting Net - all aspects of gun and bow hunting including cooking, techniques, etc.
Bowl.com - find tournament results, events, centers, articles, etc.
GolfOnline - keep up with the pros, visit courses and get instructions
National Hockey League - News, players, stats, schedules and much, much more!
Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail
Soccer Times - daily international soccer news
Sports: Breaking Records, Breaking Barriers - portrays athletes, focusing on their participation in significant events and the social contexts that influenced them.
Tennis.com - great news, how-to advice and partner matching
USA Today Sports
The Sport Journal