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Exercise & Sports Science Research Guide

This guide provides resources and information to help you get started with your research projects in the field of exercise and sports science. Need additional help? Please contact me!

eBook Collection

The library has a growing collection of eBooks. You can search for them by using our Resource Search box on the library's home page. Simply type in a search term or book. Once the results list loads, a left-hand column with options to refine your search will appear. Under the Content Type section click on Book/eBook. To see only the eBooks, scroll down to the Library Location section and click on Online. Here are a couple of eBooks you might find helpful: 

Print Book Collections in the Library

The library provides several print book collections consisting of reference, general, over-sized, special collections and Nook (popular/fun reading). Of particular relevance for Exercise and Sports Science are these two:

Reference Collection, located on the first floor, contains discipline specific reference materials such as specialized dictionaries, encyclopedias, handbooks, bibliographies, etc.

General Book Collection, located on the third and fourth floors, contains discipline related books ranging from the general academic content level to the advanced graduate content level.

Books within any of these collections can be located via the Library Catalog or using our Resource Search box on the library's home page by typing in one of the subject words/phrases below, using their built in Subject filter, or by going to the shelves and browsing under the corresponding call numbers:

  • Dancing GV1580-1790
  • Diet TY361-641
  • Diet & Nutrition RM214-224
  • Exercise, Weight Control RA781-784
  • Games & Amusements GV1199-1570
  • Kinesiology & Corrective Therapy RD795-811
  • Motor Learning/Sense & Sensation BF231-299
  • Movements QP303-348
  • Nutrition QP141-285
  • Physical Training GV200-556
  • Physiology QP1-139
  • Recreation GV1-199
  • Rehabilitation & Physical Therapy RM695-845
  • Sports GV557-1198
  • Sports Medicine RC1200-1245

In the Gallucci-Cirio Library:


Reference Resources

Core Reference Databases:

Sampling of titles in our print Reference Collection, located on the first floor:

On the Web