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Sports and Exercise Science

This program prepares students for a variety of careers in the sport, human performance, fitness, and allied heath fields.

Reference Sources - What are they?

Reference sources:

  • are an excellent place to start research
  • provide background information
  • include basic information sources like dictionaries, encyclopedias, bibliographies, chronologies, and research guides.

Some of the most common types of reference sources are:

  • Bibliographies: Provide list of sources (books, articles, etc.) for specific subjects. May include annotations.
  • Guides to Research: Provide list of sources (books, articles, etc.) for specific subjects. May include annotations
  • Subject Encyclopedias: Provide in-depth, reliable articles focused on a specific subject or discipline. Often include bibliographies.

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