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EXS300 Research Guide

Provides guidance for selecting credible sources and for understanding ethical research using human participants, including research protocol review by Institutional Review Boards.

Find journal articles

The following databases are best bets for finding SCHOLARLY ARTICLES for your literature reviews for research in exercise science.


Additional health and wellness articles may be found in these databases:


Professional articles related to physical education may be found here:


The following databases include all subject areas so may provide additional articles for exercise science. Both professional and consumer articles are included:

Find books and more

The following research database will help you find books (print and online) and videos. 

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