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Resource Guide:
Health and Physical Education

Selected Call Numbers

Call numbers are the shelving locations for each item. Browsing in the following areas of the library will help you find materials for your topic.

Topic Call Number
Physical education and trainingGV 201-GV 555
School and college athleticsGV 346-GV 351.5
Elementary or public school educationLB 1555-LB 1602
Secondary education. High schoolLB 1603- LB 1696.6
Public health. Hygiene. Preventive medicineRA 421- RA 790.95
Public Health Study and teaching. ResearchRA 440-RA 440.87
Personal health and hygieneRA 773-RA 788

Selected Subject Headings

Subject headings are selected terms to represent a topic. Searching subject headings in the library catalog will bring the most complete list of results. Below are some example subject headings. More subject headings can be located in the red books at the reference desk.

  • Physical Education and Training
  • Physical Fitness
  • Physical Education and training‚ Curricula‚ United States
  • Physical Education and training‚ Law and Legislation‚ United States
  • Physical Education and Training‚ Periodicals
  • Physical Education and Training‚ Research
  • School Sports
  • Baseball for children
  • Soccer for children

Selected Materials at the Von Canon Library

Below are some selected materials in the library with their shelving locations. Browsing in the listed areas of the library will help you find more materials for your topic.

Title Call Number
Administration of physical education and sport programsGV 713 .H67 2004
Concepts of fitness and wellnessRA 781 .C644 2008
Lifetime physical fitness and wellnessRA 781 .H6 2007
Dr. Sears’ LEAN kidsRJ 133 .S43 2003
Physical activity and healthRA 781 .K763 2001
Learning to teach physical education in the secondary schoole-Book
Sport and physical education the key conceptse-Book
Gender and physical education contemporary issuese-Book
A Teacher's Guide to Adapted Physical Education : Including Students With Disabilities in Sports and RecreationeBook
Handbook of Physical Education Research : Role of School Programs, Children's Attitudes and Health ImplicationseBook
Sociocultural Issues in Physical Education : Case Studies for TeacherseBook
Teaching Health and Physical Education in Secondary SchooleBook

Selected Research Databases

Selected Journals and Magazines

The following journals supply articles to the library’s databases. YOu can see if a specific journal supplies articles to our databases by searching the journal title on the library journal page.

  • Physical Education and Sport
  • Physical Educator
  • Quest
  • Strategies
  • Journal of School Health

Selected Websites and Digital Archives