SHAPE America SHAPE America provides comprehensive resources, support, and programs to help practitioners improve their skills and further the health and well-being of the American public.
California Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance CAHPERD promotes healthful lifestyles through quality education and leadership to school, community, and statewide programs in the areas of health, physical education, recreation, dance, and other movement-related programs.
Kinesiology research guide.
Online video tutorials for library resources in Kinesiology and Education including Physical Education Index, Academic Search Premier, and ERIC.
Developing a Search Strategy Tips on searching more efficiently and effectively.
Scholarly vs. Popular Sources Distinguishing between scholarly journals and popular periodicals.
ERIC Documents Tips on identifying and retrieving non-journal literature using the ERIC database.
Tests and Measurements Tests, reviews, and resources for finding testing instruments.
To browse for online articles in JOPERD:
To search for a specific online article in JOPERD:
More information about the journal can be found on the JOPERD home page.
To retrieve a full text article, click one of these icons:
Click Find It! to determine if an article is available in full text in another library database or in print in the University Library.
Use Interlibrary Loan's online request form for copies of articles from other libraries. Articles often arrive in 1-3 working days.
For journal articles in Kinesiology, use the most comprehensive database, Physical Education Index.
Search ERIC for journal articles and non-journal literature in education.
For research on controversial topics, CQ Researcher provides a weekly report on a key national issue including a pro/con section.