Birmingham City Council

Sport in Social Sciences

Wembley Stadium
Subject Areas Covered

To make it easier to locate material the library uses the Dewey Classification system. This groups subjects together using a numbering system. The appropriate numbers for sport are:

306.483 Sport in Society
793 Games
794 Chess
795 Card Games
796.333 Rugby
796.334 Football
796.342 Tennis
796.352 Golf
796.358 Cricket
796.42 Athletics
796.72 Motor Racing
796.8 Martial Arts
798 Horse Racing
799 Fishing


As well as book material, Social Sciences holds a range of journals covering its various subject areas.

Please see the attachement at the bottom of this page.

Useful Websites

Athletics (IAAF)

British Olympics (London 2012)



Football (FIFA)

Football (Euro 2012)

Formula One

Rugby Union

Sport England

Tennis (Wimbledon)

Women's Sports and Fitness Foundation

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Information Services Journals by Subject 2012

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