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Provides resources, strategies, and information on conducting research in Kinesiology.

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Jackie Freeman
4303 Taubman Health Sciences Library

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LaTeesa James
Taubman Health Sciences Library
Rm # 4301
1135 E. Catherine
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

New & Noteworthy

Expanded access to Human Kinetics journals!

U-M Library has added additional journal titles in the Human Kinetics line. We now have access to all 27 journals in this collection. 

There are two main methods to access the collection:

1) Users who know the journal title they wish to access can use Library Search to look up the item and get a link to the library's subscription content. 


2) Use this link to be taken directly to the journal collection on the Human Kinetics website.

Browse the Human Kinetics journal collection by category: Sport & Exercise Science/Kinesiology; Psychology & Behavior in Sport/Exercise; Social Studies in Sport & Physical Activity; Physical Education & Coaching; Athletic Training, Therapy & Rehabilitation; and Sport Business & Sport Management. 

Finding Articles

Finding Books

Citation Support

Citation Help

This guide provides a basic overview of MLA and APA citations.

Manage Citations with Zotero, Mendeley, and EndNote

This guide provides help to get you started using citation management software.

Have just a handful of citations you need for a Reference List?

zoterobib is Free and easy to use. It can create a citation using a ULR, ISBN, DOI, PMID, arXiv ID, or title you provide in over 10,000 styles.

It is recommended that you use citation generators, like zoterobib along side your knowledge of the particular style so that needed corrections, such as to sentence case from title case, can be made by you, if necessary. 

Writing Resources

The Literature Review

Though this guide is aimed at graduate students preparing to write a literature review for a dissertation, any student writing a literature review will benefit from the resources on this guide.

Microsoft Word for Dissertation

This guide provides information that will help you use Microsoft Word 2010 effectively for your dissertation. Topics include: formatting page numbers, using chapter templates, footnotes, images, and figures.

Publishing Your Research

Copyright Office

The Copyright Office takes individual appointments with authors to go over publishing contracts. They provide information about copyright on their website. Make an appointment with them before you publish an article or book.