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Athletic Coaching: Home

The Athletic Coaching Education major in the College of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences at WVU provides students with an opportunity to study coaching, the important role that coaches have in society, and the science behind successful coaching.


Welcome to the library resources guide for students researching Athletic Coaching topics. The purpose of this guide is to highlight some of the key resources for conducting library research in this discipline. I hope you will find these resources useful.

I am also available for private research consultation. My contact information is on the right, in the profile box. Please feel free to contact me for any further assistance.

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Article Databases and Indexes

The following databases are you "best bets" for finding journal articles in the Physical Education field.

Search for Books

To search for books about your topic use World Cat.

WVU Libraries Plagiarism Quiz

You can watch this tutorial, which covers plagiarism basics and some finer points as well,  and then take the quiz as a guest.  If you decide to register your class, students can take the quiz and send the results to you.

Barbara Hengemihle

Barbara Hengemihle
WVU Evansdale Library

PO Box 6105