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This guide is a starting point for general research in the field of sport sciences.


Welcome to the Sport Sciences Resources pages. This guide is a starting point for general research in the field of sport sciences. Resources include reference selections from the AU library, databases, and Internet links.

If you have research questions, an AU reference librarian is available for assistance.


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Call Number Prefixes

Sport sciences-related subjects have call numbers prefixed as follows (good to know when browsing shelves):

 -- Recreation and Leisure

     GV15-181 -- History

     GV181.5-191 -- Administration of recreation services
     GV181.5-191 -- Community recreation

     GV191-200 -- Outdoor life; Outdoor recreation

     GV201-558 -- Physical education and training

     GV561-1202 -- Sports

     GV1202-1570 -- Games and amusements

     GV1580-1799 -- Dancing

     GV1800-1843 -- Circuses, spectacles, etc.

     GV1851-1860 -- Amusement parks, etc.

-- Psychology

D -- History: General and Old World

E, F -- History: America(s)

H -- Social sciences

K -- Law

KF -- Law of the United States

L -- Education

Q -- Science

QM -- Human anatomy

QP -- Physiology

R -- Medicine 


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