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Health and Physical Education

References Resources:

Subject-Specific:

A Dictionary of Food and Nutrition

A Dictionary of Public Health

A Dictionary of Sports Studies

Food and Fitness: A Dictionary of Diet and Exercise

Oxford Book of Health Foods

Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

General

Credo Reference (articles from almost 900 reference works, such as subject-specific encyclopedias)

Britannica Academic Edition (a general encyclopedia aimed at college students)

Gale Virtual Reference Library (a small set of reference resources on various subjects)

Oxford Reference (almost 900 reference resources, such as subject-specific encyclopedias, in all subjects)

Biography in Context (information about notable people, both contemporary and historical, from a wide range of sources, such as biographical dictionaries, magazines, newspapers, and academic journals)

Periodical Article Databases

Subject-Specific

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition (over 500 full-text scholarly journals)

MEDLINE with Full Text (full-text articles from nearly 1,500 medical journals)

ERIC (probably the most comprehensive database in education; covers thousands of periodicals and other resources focusing on the field of education, but, compared to other education databases, does NOT provide a high percentage of full-text journal articles)

General

Academic Search Complete (one of the world’s largest databases of academic journals and magazines on all subjects)

Readers’ Guide Full Text Mega (magazine articles in all subjects)

Books

Converse’s Mickel Library Catalog

Ebook Central (ProQuest) (over 200k academic books)

eBook Collection (EBSCOhost) (over 130k academic books)

PASCAL Delivers (combined catalog for South Carolina’s college/university libraries)

WorldCat (combined catalog for most U.S. college, university, and public libraries)

Periodicals Available at Converse

Interlibrary Loan/PASCAL Delivers

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