Subject Guides


Click on the blue headings below to explore resources librarians recommend for Kinesiology.

Books and Videos

Books are a great way to get started with research. You can find print books, e-books, and videos by searching our online catalog for specific keywords:

Albert Search

Search Albert to find books, movies, etc..


Advanced Search

You can also search the full-text of the over 80,000 e-books:

Reference books (encyclopedias and handbooks) are another great way to get started on a new topic. You can find all reference material by search Albert, and limiting to “Reference Sources” in the pull down menu. Listed below are a few helpful resources:

Article Databases


Discover articles and books from many of our databases.


General Databases


Medical Aspects


Sports Psychology


Sport Sociology


Physical Education


Sports History


Sports Management and Law

Organizations & Directories

Sports Market Place - Lists addresses and other information for professional associations, sports leagues, equipment suppliers, promotion services, and media contacts of nearly 100 sports.

AAHPERD-American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance

AAPAR-American Association for Physical Activity and Recreation

Amateur Athletic Union

American College of Sports Medicine - Promotes and integrates scientific research, education, and practical applications of sports medicine and exercise science to maintain and enhance physical performance, fitness, health, and quality of life.

American Kinesiology Association (AKA) - Promotes and enhances kinesiology as a unifed field of study and advances its applications.

American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine

American Physical Therapy Association

AASP-Association for Applied Sport Psychology

NASPE.  National Association for Sport and Physical Education

NATA-National Athletic Trainer's Association

National Collegiate Athletic Association

NASSH-North American Society for Sport History

NASSM-North American Society for Sport Management

NASSS-North American Society for the Sociology of Sport

Positive Coaching Alliance

Groups audience 
Maps & Directories

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