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Kinesiology & Sport Sciences

Guide to library resources for kinesiology, exercise science and athletic training majors

Library Catalog

The library catalog is a record of everything we own or have access to. You can search it by keyword, title, author, or subject. 

  • Searching by subject is a great way to see all books on a particular topic without having to rely on knowing words that may or may not appear in a title.
  • If you use the advanced search page, you can limit the "Material Type" to books OR ebooks.
    1. In the "Any Field" dropdown, choose subject
    2. Choose the material type you want to find
    3. Type in the subject heading (selected list below) and submit the search


Subject Headings

  • Athletes - Nutrition
  • Doping in Sports
  • Exercise
  • Human Mechanics
  • Muscle Strength
  • Physical Education and Training (GV201 - GV555)
  • Physical Fitness
    • Physical Fitness for Women
    • Physical Fitness for Children
    • Physical Fitness for Men
  • Sports (GV557 - GV1198.995)
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Medicine (RC1200 - RC1245)

For broad categories like Physical Education and Training, search by subject, then click on the related subjects link to see more specific topics (narrower terms) or related topics (see also).