TRUMAN STATE UNIVERSITY Pickler Memorial Library Truman State University

AT 120: Introduction to Athletic Training

Library Resources Session

 

Reference Sources

Encyclopedia of International Sports Studies
REF GV567 .E48 2006

Berkshire Encyclopedia of World Sport
GV567 .B48 2005

The Language of Sport
GV567 .C59 1983

 

Catalog Searching

Keywords:                    Exercise programs, aerobics, sports AND injuries                                    

Subject Headings:        Aerobic Exercises
                                     Exercise--Physiological Aspects
                                     Gymnastics
                                     Physical Fitness


Click here for a more extensive guide to keyword and subject searching

 

MOBIUS (Online catalog of academic library holdings from throughout Missouri)

  • Request online, items arrive within 2-3 working days

  • 21 day checkout, 2 renewals (if not needed elsewhere)

  • When requesting, we are part of LANCE and remember to choose Truman State University as pickup location.

 

Database Searching (Journal and Magazine Articles)

Exercise Science
http://library.truman.edu/subsplus/subjects/guide.php?subject=ExerciseScience

Nursing
http://library.truman.edu/subsplus/subjects/guide.php?subject=Nursing

Health
http://library.truman.edu/subsplus/subjects/guide.php?subject=Health

Alphabetical List of Databases
http://library.truman.edu/subsplus/subjects/databases.php

Access article databases alphabetically or through subject listings. 

Examples:       SportDiscus
                        CINAHL
                        Medline
                       
Academic Search Premiere                                           

Types of Periodicals
        Popular magazines
        Scholarly journals
        Trade journals

View an online demonstration for more information on finding and using periodical articles in Pickler.

Journal Finder (Use to find periodicals in Pickler Memorial Library)
http://zw2sn2ud9v.search.serialssolutions.com/

Example: How would you see if the following journal articles are available in Pickler

Hough, Paul A. "Effect of Dynamic and Static Stretching on Vertical Jump Performance and Electromyographic Activity." Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research 23.2 (March 2009): 50

Springen, Karen. "Who'll Care for Dad?" Newsweek 136/19 (6 November 2000): 85

Citing Sources

Pickler Memorial Library Citation Tools Page
http://library.truman.edu/weblinks/citing-sources.asp

Using EndNote to Create Bibliographies
http://library.truman.edu/endnote/main.asp


 

 

 

Encouraging Discovery