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Resource Guide:

Sample Call Numbers

Topic Call Number
CoachingGV 711
Physical education and trainingGV 201-555
School and college athleticsGV 346-351.5
Physical education facilitiesGV 401-433
Physical measurements and Physical testsGV 435-436.7
GymnasticsGV 460-555
SportsGV 557-1198.995
Athletic contests, Sports eventsGV 712-725
Professionalism in sports, Professional sportsGV 733-734.5
Umpires, Sports officiatingGV 735
Athletic and sporting goods, suppliesGV 743-749
Ball games: Baseball, football, golf, etc.GV 861-1017
Track and field athleticsGV 1060.5-1098
WrestlingGV 1195-1198

Sample Subject Headings

Start by searching the catalog by keyword. Use whatever terms you think best describe your topic. When you find a record that matches what you are looking for, view the record and see what subject headings were used. Then search again using that term as a subject search.

  • Coaching
  • Athletics, Coaching
  • Baseball, Coaching
  • Basketball, Coaching
  • Football, Coaching
  • Soccer, Coaching
  • Tennis, Coaching
  • Volleyball, Coaching
  • Wrestling, Coaching

Sample Materials at Von Canon Library

Title Call Number
The Carolina Way: leadership lessons from a life in coachingGV 885.3 S59
Wrestling Coach’s Survival GuideGV 1196.3 .M35
Successful CoachingGV 711 .M355
Understanding Sports Coachinge-Book
Coaching Children in Sport Principles and Practicee-Book
Guiding the Young Athlete: all you need to knowe-Book
Youth Soccer: from science to performancee-Book
Little League Drills and Strategiese-Book
101 Championship Baseball Drillse-Book
The Complete Book of Man-to-Man Offensee-Book
101 Volleyball Drillse-Book
Youth Baseball: a coach’s and parent’s guidee-Book
Developing an Offensive Game Plane-Book
Drills and Skills for Youth Basketballe-Book
101 Women’s Basketball Drillse-Book
All-purpose Offenses for Men’s and Women’s Basketballe-Book

Relevant Journals and Magazines

  • Coach and Athletic Director
  • Coaching Psychologist
  • Journal of Physical Education and Sport
  • Physical Educator
  • Sport Management Review
  • Sports Law eJournal

These are just examples. To find more, or to look for a specific journal or periodical, search our Journals.

Selected Web Page and Digital Archives