Finding BooksMERLIN Catalog & MOBIUS Catalog Keyword Search: (e.g., sports, athletics, athletes, college sports, collegiate athletics, basketball, football, etc.)
Subject Search, e.g.
Selected Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, Handbooks, & ManualsACSM's resource manual for Guidelines for exercise testing and prescription
ACSM's health-related physical fitness assessment manual
The Oxford dictionary of sports science and medicine [electronic resource]
The A to Z of the Olympic movement
Sports injury prevention
Encyclopedia of Title IX and sports
Finding ArticlesDatabases These and other databases can be found through the link above:
Academic Search Premier
Education Full Text ERIC
Gale Virtual Reference Library
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine Project Muse
Check to see library holdings for periodicals by doing a Journal, Newspaper, Magazine Title Search. .http://proxy.mul.missouri.edu:2048/login?url=http://finditatmu.library.missouri.edu
Check for electronic availability of periodicals.
Journal of sports science & medicine [electronic resource]
Texas review of entertainment & sports law
Psychology of sport and exercise [electronic resource]
Athletic insight [electronic resource] : the online journal of sport psychology
The sport journal [electronic resource]
FINDING THE FULL-TEXT OF JOURNAL ARTICLES
If you're looking at results in one of the databases listed above, just click on the article linker button next to the article citation. The article will display if it's available electronically. If there is no online access, you'll be given the opportunity to look for a print copy in the MERLIN Catalog.
If you have an article reference, but are not currently in a database, go to the MU Libraries' Gateway page and click "Find a Specific Article or Journal" link on the left hand side of the page. Type in the name of the journal or, if you have the citation, a specific journal article. If electronic coverage is not available, check the MERLIN Catalog to see if we have a print subscription to the journal. MU Libraries does not subscribe to all journal titles.
If you find a journal article that you need, but cannot find the article using article linker, fill out a journal article request form.You will need to register the first time you use our interlibrary loan service which is called https://ill.mul.missouri.edu/MUU/logon.html. Usually you will receive the article electronically via email within a few days of placing your request.
Google Directory Sports http://www.google.com/Top/Sports/
NationalCenter for Health Statistics http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/default.htm
National Collegiate Athletic Association http://www.ncaa.org/
Future Athletes http://www.futureathletes.com/
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