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EXS101: Introduction to Exercise Science, Kinesiology, and Physical Education (Sawyer)

This guide was designed to support students enrolled in EXS101, however, others researching exercise science might also find the content useful.

What are reference books? Why do researchers use them?

Reference entries help researchers:  

  • Pick out words or phrases for further searching

  • Identify questions or problems relevant to the topic

  • Narrow their research

One of many exercise science related encyclopedias that can be found in the database below, Gale Virtual Reference Library, is The Gale Encyclopedia of Fitness


Books & e-Books

Students can search for books (print and e-book) using the library catalog. Students can also put holds on print books at other MCCCD libraries and have them delivered to GCC.  

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