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Athletic Training (B.S.A.T.)

Athletic Training (B.S.A.T.)

FGCU Library Guide

 
 

 

The Athletic Training and Exercise Science Library Guide offers a collection of library and other resources specially designed for FGCU students and faculty alike.  It’s a good starting point if you are interested in conducting a lit review, finding peer-reviewed articles, need help locating a specific health assessment or psychological test, or you just want to see what books the library has on Athletic Training and Exercise Science. http://fgcu.libguides.com/humanperformance.

 

Using the FGCU Library Guide you will find access to the following (note: you can also access the below databases by clicking on the below links):

Home Page:

  • General information about the FGCU Athletic Training and Exercise Science programs
  • Link to the CHPSW’s Facebook page
  • Purpose of the AT & ES guide, and general library information, reference desk hours, information about The Writing Center and Center for Academic Achievement
  • HPSW Librarian’s contact information
  • The latest news in AT & ES

Databases for AT & ES:

 AT & ES Database Chart: 

  • Handy visual chart of AT & ES related databases
  • Tells you where to find: drug/medical calculators, drug information, evidence-based databases, practice guidelines, systematic reviews, and meta-analyses

 Core AT & ES Journals:  

  • Wondering what the core OT journals are?  Look no further!  They’re all listed here, along with a definition for students of “core journals.”
  • Includes a box on journal tips for finding journals and articles

 AT & ES Books & eBooks:  

  • Instructions for students on how to search the library catalog for AT & ES books
  • Separate listings of the library’s newest books in Athletic Training, Exercise Science, and Sport & Exercise Psychology
  • A link for faculty and students to suggest book purchases to the library
  • Visual/Image lists of library books on Anatomy & Physiology for AT & ES students, Sports & Athletic Nutrition  

Assessments & Measures:

  • Created to help faculty and students find/gain access to psychological tests (assessments, measures, scales, etc.) as well as health tests

 Writing & Citing Tools:

  • Contains information & contact data for The Writing Center
  • Links to online help with APA & AMA citation styles
  • Writing guide books at the Library for students to consult
  • Information about Ref-Works, a web-based citation management programs that can help make both faculty and student life easier when writing up research
  • Suggested list of APA & AMA style books available at the Library

Publishing in AT & ES:

  • A helpful library guide for regarding publishing.
    • Journal directory databases
    • Journal rankings/impact factors
    • Brief info on Predatory Publishers
    • A list of writing guides at the Library especially for publishing in the health professions

 Special Topic: TBI:

  • Contains helpful information on TBI/Concussion for students, including:
    • Helpful websites dedicated to brain injuries
    • Current TBI/Concussion headlines in the news
    • Data and Statistics on TBI
    • List of books on TBI at the Library

 FAQ:

  • A Frequently Asked Question page designed with students in mind to help them navigate library resources and the AT & ES library guide