Research Guide | Health & Physical Education
Education Research Complete (EBSCOhost) - Mobile friendly; Full-text education articles
Education Collection (ProQuest) - Mobile friendly; Full-text articles, includes ProQuest Education Database and ERIC
JSTOR - Mobile friendly
Biological Science Database (ProQuest) - Mobile friendly; Full-text biology articles
BioOne Complete - Mobile friendly; Full-text biology articles
Consumer Health Complete (EBSCOhost) - Resource for full-text consumer-oriented health content
Google Scholar - Free access. Evaluate articles to ensure journals are reliable.
Library Catalog - books, ebooks, DVDs, etc.
WorldCat.org - Locate books, DVDs, and more in libraries worldwide. Use item request (interlibrary loan) to obtain a copy of an item. Note: Items from non-U.S. libraries may be difficult to obtain.
Encyclopedia Britannica - Mobile friendly; Online encyclopedia
Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia (EBSCOhost) - Mobile friendly; Online encyclopedia
Biography Reference Bank (EBSCOhost) - Mobile friendly; Biographical full-text articles
Biography Reference Center (EBSCOhost) - Comprehensive collection of full-text biographies
Flipster - Fitness & Health - current issues of Women's Health and Men's Health
Flipster - Sports - current issues of Sports Illustrated
Journal Finder - Search all databases for full text journals, magazines, and newspapers; not articles. Use if you have the citation for an article or if you need an article in a specific source (e.g. Wall Street Journal).
Titles of interest
Grad School Admissions Preparation (PrepStep) - GMAT, GRE, LSAT, MAT, and MCAT
Career and Workplace Preparation (PrepStep) - PRAXIS, teaching, law enforcement, caseworker, military, and more
Praxis: Health and Physical Education: Content Knowledge (5857) - free publication from ETS
Personal Trainer Certification Exam
- Book - NSCA's Essentials of Personal Training, edited by Jared W. Coburn and Moh H. Malek
- Book - Essentials of Strength Training and Conditioning, edited by Thomas R. Baechle and Roger W. Earle
- Book - ACSM's Resources for the Personal Trainer, by American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)
- Book - ACSM's Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription, edited by Linda S. Pescatello
- Book - ACSM's Certification Review, by American College of Sports Medicine