How many books may you borrow out with your student card?
Some of the prescribed or recommended books are kept in the short loan section at level 5. Short Loan is a collection of books and photocopies that may be borrowed to use in the library for 1 hour, to borrow overnight or over a weekend. Click on the PDF icon below to view the list of short loan titles, alternatively search via uKwazi.
This guide provides information and links to resources that are useful for Sport, Recreation and Exercise Science courses.
The library collects and subscribes to print and online resources to support your information needs. To access the list of key resources in Sport, Recreation and Exercise Science , as well as guidance on searching databases for journal articles and books by clicking on the tabs above.
Please visit the Information Literacy tutorial to support you with each stage of the research process, including selecting a topic, identifying information needs, selecting sources, locating information, evaluating information, and citing sources.
The Interlibrary Loans (ILL) system allows for material (ie, books and journal articles) not held in our library, to be borrowed from other libraries within the system, or from libraries abroad if not available locally. Users can request books or journal articles by clicking here to complete a form. Alternatively contact the InterLibrary Loan (ILL) section.
Credo Reference Service helps researchers build context by providing background information and key terms enabling more efficient research.
Boolean Operators ( AND, OR, NOT )
Join concepts: adolescents AND teenagers
Synonyms: alcohol OR substance
Excluding words from your search: risky behavior NOT community violence
Phrase searching: "..." ( inverted commas )
" risky behavior "
Truncations: * at the end of a word or within a word
adolesc* search for adolescent, adolescents
behavi*r search for behaviour, behavior
to enclose search strategies will customize your results to more accurately reflect your topic
( substance abuse OR alcohol abuse) AND risky behavior
not return substance abuse or alcohol abuse when risky behavior is not mentioned
("substance abuse" AND "alcohol abuse" ) AND ("sibling" OR "brother") AND ( risky behavi*r AND "parent support")
Find out if article have been cited by other authors.
Help to find more recent papers.
Indicate the importance of a piece of research.
Help to make your literature review more comprehensive.
Google Scholar and SCOPUS help with citation searching
Analyze the part of your question. Clinical and social science questions have these aspects: PICO framework
People/ population/ problem