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Exercise & Sports Studies: Sports Psychology, Health & Wellness
Finding information on all aspects of exercise, recreation and sports.
Call number ranges for sports psychology and related topics:
RC 1200-1245 - Sports medicine
RD 97 - Sports injuries & surgery
RA 773-788 - Personal health including exercise & nutrition
Suggested subject headings and keywords:
Sports -- psychological aspects
There are a number of useful resources for finding information on sports psychology and health & wellness. Below are some recommended article databases, many of which contain the full text of articles. If you do not see a link to the full text, use the to find a different access point or to order a copy through Interlibrary Loan.
Provides access to international literature in psychology, the behavioral sciences, and related disciplines from professional journals, book chapters, books, reports, and dissertations. Most citations include abstracts. In addition, there are millions of cited references in journal articles, books, and chapters.
Date Coverage: 1890 - present
Materials Indexed: Book Chapters; Book Reviews; Books; Journal Articles; Technical Reports; Theses & Dissertations
Contains streaming video files of actual therapy sessions, training videos, and reenactments conducted by renowned counseling professionals. Provides a firsthand look at the realities of working with clients and the challenges associated with putting theoretical concepts into practice.
Current Contents Connect indexes the bibliographic data for articles from thousands of scholarly journals. Its unique feature is the ability to browse issue by issue tables-of-contents for any of the journals indexed.
Date Coverage: 1998 to present
Materials Indexed: Journal Articles
Elsevier ScienceDirect allows searching of articles from hundreds of electronic journals, plus books and reference works, published by Elsevier and its subsidiaries. Full-text display is available for most journals and for a few of the books and reference works.
Materials Indexed: Book Chapters; Books; Journal Articles