Sports Science

Welcome to the Sport Science Subject Guide...

This guide has been designed to provide an overview of resources available for the study and research into Sports Science.

Find Books

Search Web OPAC to find books available at Library. Though most our collection is in print format, an increasing number of titles are available in electronic format.

E-Books   Subject Call Numbers     

Many e-books in the Library's collection is listed in Web OPAC, but some titles can only be found by using the e-Books collection websites.

  • Emerald e-Books
  • Wiley e-Books
  • Springer e-Books

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The call number listed below is based on general Library of Congress subject classifications. These numbers are provided primarily as a browsing tool. This lists is presented as a quick guide to selected subject and call number ranges, and not a comprehensive research tool.

    • Sport                                                                                        GV557-1198.995
    • Coaching                                                                                   GV711
    • Professionalism in sports. Professional sport (General)                      GV733-734.5
    • Athletic and sporting goods, supplies, etc.                                     GV743-749
    • Air sports: Airplane flying, kiteflying, bungee jumping, etc.               GV750-770.27
    • Water sports: Canoeing, sailing, yachting, scuba diving, etc.              GV770.3-840
    • Winter sports: Ice hockey, skiing, bobsledding, snowmobiling, etc.     GV840.7-857
    • Ball games: Baseball, football, golf, etc.                                           GV861-1017
    • Automobile travel. Motoring. Automobile racing                               GV1020-1034
    • Cycling. Bicycling. Motorcycling                                                     GV1040-1060.4
    • Track and field athletics                                                                GV1060.5-1098
    • Fighting sports: Bullfighting, boxing, fencing, etc                              GV1100-1150.9
    • Shooting. Archery                                                                        GV1151-1190
    • Wrestling                                                                                     GV1195-1198.995
    • Sports medicine                                                                            RC1200-1245
    • Emergency surgery. Wounds and injuries                                           RC92-97.8
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Find Articles

This page indentifies the journal indexes most relevant to Human Ecology, and provides links to the Library's e-journals page, and how to obtain journal articles.

Related Databases Printed Journals

Use online databases to find journal articles about a subject. Below is a list of databases which are most often used in human ecology:

  • Cambridge Journal Online
  • Emerald Management Xtra Plus
  • ProQuest ABI/INFORM Complete
  • Taylor & Francis
  • Wiley - Blackwell

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Journals are important sources of information for subject research. Below is list of journals often used in human ecology.

  • American journal of sports medicine   RC1200 A512
  • Applied physiology, nutrition, and metabolism    GV561 C3
  • Athletic journal     GV56 1A82
  • Canadian journal of applied sport sciences = Journal canadian des sciences appliques au sport     GV561 C3
  • Education, Recreation, Sport, and Dance   GV201 J86
  • ICHPER-SD journal : the official magazine of the International Council for Health, Physical Int. journal of sport psychologist   GV706.4 I5
  • Int.journal of sport psychologist   GV706.4 I5
  • International journal of sport nutrition and exercise metabolism    RC1235 I59
  • International joirnal of sports medicine    RC1200 I61
  • International journal of sport psychology     GV706.4 I5
  • International journal of sports physiology and performance     RC1235 I61
  • Journal of sport and recreation     GV201 J86
  • Journal of sport and social issues     GV561 J86
  • Medicine and science in sports     RC1200 M4
  • Medicine and science in sports and exercise     RC1200 M4
  • Malaysian journal of sport science and recreation     GV557 J86
  • The Journal of sports medicine and physical fitness     RC1200 J6

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E-Journals Getting articles from elsewhere

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Reference Works

The Reference Collection on the First Floor contains a number of different works from quick references, dictionaries, encyclopedia, atlas, thesaurus and etc.There are also ranges of electronic reference resources which is available on the Internet.

Statistical Sources Handbooks
  • Anthology of statistics in sports   GV741 A628
  • Statistics for sports and exercise science : a pratical approach   GV558 N545
  • Statistics for sport and exercise studies : an introduction    GV558 O26
  • Bull's handbook of sports injuries    RD97 H236 2004
  • Complete handbook of sports scoring and record keeping    GV741 R47
  • Handbook of sports injuries    RD97 H236
  • The handbook of sport neuropsychology    RC386.6 N48H236
  • Handbook of sport psychology    GV706.4 H236 2007
  • Handbook of sports studies     GV558 H236
  • Handbook of sports economics research    GV716 H236
  • Routledge handbook of sports coaching     GV711 R869
  • The safe exercise handbook    GV344 B821
  • The sports injuries handbook : diagnosis and management     RD97 R746
  • Sport psychology : a student's handbook   GV706.4 J38
Handbooks Directories
  • Bull's handbook of sports injuries    RD97 H236 2004
  • Complete handbook of sports scoring and record keeping    GV741 R47
  • Handbook of sports injuries    RD97 H236
  • The handbook of sport neuropsychology    RC386.6 N48H236
  • Handbook of sport psychology    GV706.4 H236 2007
  • Handbook of sports studies     GV558 H236
  • Handbook of sports economics research    GV716 H236
  • Routledge handbook of sports coaching     GV711 R869
  • The safe exercise handbook    GV344 B821
  • The sports injuries handbook : diagnosis and management     RD97 R746
  • Sport psychology : a student's handbook   GV706.4 J38 
  • Directory of spot science : a journey through time : the changing face of ICSSPE   GV558 B7352008
  • World Directory of Sport Journalists = Repertoire mondial des journalistes de sports  GV742 W927
Dictionaries
Encyclopedias

  • A dictionary of sports studies    GV567 T659
  • Dictionary of sport and exercise science    GV558 D554
  • Dictionary of the sport and exercise sciences    GV558 D554
  • Churchill Livingstone's dictionary of sport and exercise science and medicine    RC1206 .C48 2008
  • Senarai istilah sukan : Bahasa Inggeris-Bahasa Malaysia    GV567 S474
  • The dictionary of sports   GV567.C85 1949
  • The Macmillan dictionary of sports and games    GV567 C8
  • The SAGE dictionary of sports studies    GV567 M243
  • Webster's sports dictionary    GV567 W37
 
  • Encyclopedia of sports science    GV558 E56
  • Encyclopedia of international sports studies    GV567 E56
  • Encyclopedia of physical education, fitness, and sports   GV567 E49
  • Encyclopedia of track and field athletics    GV567 W336 1981
  • International encyclopedia of women and sports    GV709 I61
  • Sports culture   GV706.5 C339
  • The A to Z of sports medicine    RC1206 O11
  • The illustrated encyclopedia of sport    GV567 I29
  Internet Sources
  • Dictionary of Sports Studies – Oxford Reference  http://www.oxfordreference.com/view/10.1093/acref/9780199213818.001.0001/acref-9780199213818
  • Encyclopedia.com   http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1O128-sportsscience.html
  • Encyclopedia of Sports Medicine and Science http://www.sportsci.org/encyc/
  • The conversation http://theconversation.com/glossary-sports-science-drugs-13408
  • SportsDefinitions.com - Online Sports Dictionary   http://www.sportsdefinitions.com/
  • Sports Science Glossary    http://www.pponline.co.uk/encyc/jargonbuster-6.htm
  • Urban Dictionary: sports   http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=sports

 

 

 

 

Organizations

This is a list of the notable human ecology organizations includes intergovernmental, governmental or non-governmental.

Malaysia

International

  • Majlis Sukan Negara    http://www.nsc.gov.my/
  • Kementerian Belia dan Sukan Malaysia   www.kbs.gov.my/
  • Institut Sukan Negara   http://www.isn.gov.my/index.php?lang=en
  • Majlis Olimpik Malaysia   http://olympic.org.my/web/
  • Majlis Sukan Universiti Malaysia   http://www.masum.org.my 
  • Spot New Zealand   (formerly SPARC)    http://www.sportnz.org.nz/
  • Sport and Exercise Science New Zealand   http://www.sesnz.org.nz/
  • Sport Management Association of Australia and New Zealand   http://www.smaanz.org/
  • British Association for Sport and Exercise Sciences - BASES  http://www.bases.org.uk/Home
  • Australian Institute of Sport   http://www.ausport.gov.au/ais
  • National Sport Information Centre   http://www.ausport.gov.au/information/nsic
  • Sport England    http://www.sportengland.org/
  • Association for Physical Education (afPE)   http://www.afpe.org.uk/index.php
  • British Association of Sports Exercise Medicine - BASEM   http://www.basem.co.uk/
  • British Olympic Association   http://www.teamgb.com/
  • British Universities Sports Association   http://www.bucs.org.uk/homepage.asp
  • English Institute of Sport   http://www.eis2win.co.uk/pages/default.aspx
  • Irish Sports Council   http://www.irishsportscouncil.ie/
  • Sports Institute Northern Ireland   http://sini.co.uk/
  • Sport NI   http://www.sportni.net/
  • Sport Scotland   http://www.sportscotland.org.uk/Home
  • Sport Wales   http://sport.wales/
  • UK Sport   http://www.uksport.gov.uk/

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Websites

This list provides a sampling of the rapidly proliferating number of resources on human ecology available on the Internet. However, this page will remain on the Web as a courtesy to those people who still use it.

Related Databases
  • Science.gov    http://www.science.gov/
  • MedlinePlus: Sports Fitness   http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/sportsfitness.html
  • PE Central    http://www.pecentral.org/
  • SIRC: Sport Resource Centre    http://sirc.ca/
  • Scholarly Sports Site    http://www.starkcenter.org/static/sportswebsites/
  • Sport Medicine Online    http://www.sportsmedicine.com/
  • Women's Sports Foundation    http://www.womenssportsfoundation.org/
  • Exercise and Sports Science Australia    https://www.essa.org.au/
  • Sportdevelopment.info    http://www.sportdevelopment.info/
  • Youth Sport Trust    http://www.youthsporttrust.org/
  • SPARC (Sport and Recreation New Zealand)    http://www.sportnz.org.nz/
  • Sportscience    http://www.sportsci.org/
  • Sports Reference    http://www.sports-reference.com/
  • ESPN: The Worldwide Leader In Sports    http://espn.go.com/

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