Restricted Access Note
The following are restricted to current Warner University students, faculty, and staff.
Log-in: Warner email account.
Description: Everything every baseball fan needs to know. Filled with baseball legends, sports facts and firsts, important milestones, and observations about daily life and popular culture.
Description: A Bronx little league team is caught with a high-school aged pitcher. A fight between two fathers of junior hockey players results in death. Chinese Olympic officials scramble to diffuse a controversy regarding the age of their female gymnasts. These headline-making examples signify the possibility for a win-at-all-costs mentality at multiple levels of athletics.
Description: From cereal to civil rights, there is no area of American culture that has not been touched in some way by sport. More than 80 percent of Americans attend at least one live sporting event a year and many watch or engage in sports on a regular basis. Sport has created billion-dollar industries and forged millionaire superstars. It has impacted television, permeated our language, produced role models, and on occasion, even brought on national disgrace.
Description: In the sports-saturated United States, we take for granted that organized athletics should be a part of the grade school or high school experience to the extent that almost no one questions whether devoting so much school time and money to sports is a good idea or not.
Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL)
Description: Explores the issues surrounding athletes and drug use by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.
Description: Explores the issues surrounding girls and sports. Presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance.
Description: Explores the issues surrounding sports and athletes by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic.
Description: Explores the role of sports in American society. Covers participation and attendance at sporting events; the sports industry; illegal gambling and performance-enhancing drugs; and student athletes.