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Welcome to the Kinesiology/Exercise and Human Performance library research guide. These resources, which require a login with your Lipscomb email address and password, are available both on and off campus
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Recent Faculty and Student Publications
Curious about research in kinesiology? View recent faculty publications at the links below.
Banaszek, A., Townsend, J. R., Bender, D., Vantrease, W. C., Marshall, A. C., & Johnson, K. D. (2019). The Effects of Whey vs. Pea Protein on Physical Adaptations Following 8-Weeks of High-Intensity Functional Training (HIFT): A Pilot Study. Sports(1), 12 Bender, D., Townsend, J. R., Vantrease, W. C., Marshall, A. C., Henry, R. N., Heffington, S. H., & Johnson, K. D. (2018). Acute beetroot juice administration improves peak isometric force production in adolescent males. Applied Physiology, Nutrition & Met Partida, S., Marshall, A., Henry, R., Townsend, J., & Toy, A. (2018). Attitudes toward Nutrition and Dietary Habits and Effectiveness of Nutrition Education in Active Adolescents in a Private School Setting: A Pilot Study. Nutrients, 10(9), 1260. doi:10.3 Townsend, J. R., Bender, D., Vantrease, W. C., Sapp, P. A., Toy, A. M., Woods, C. A., & Johnson, K. D. (2018). Effects of Probiotic (Bacillus subtilis DE111) Supplementation on Immune Function, Hormonal Status, and Physical Performance in Division I Baseb
KIN/ EXHP Databases
Databases with Kinesiology/EXHP Articles :
PubMed This link opens in a new window
Contains biomedical literature from life science journals, and online books.
It has the most robust filter "by type" function.
Find primary sources:
-Controlled Clinical Trial
-Randomized Controlled Trial
OR secondary sources:
CINAHL Complete This link opens in a new window
Provides nursing and allied health journals.
ScienceDirect This link opens in a new window
Contains science, technology and medicine information.
Dissertations & Theses This link opens in a new window
This database is the world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1743 to the present day.
Dissertations are a great way to search emerging topics and cutting edge research in your field.
Taylor & Francis
You won't have access to all the articles listed. look for a green check mark or orange icon of an unlocked lock.
You may want to filter results to "Only show content I have full access to"
Databases with Nutrition & Psych Articles:
CABI Nutrition and Food Sciences This link opens in a new window
Contains research, reviews, and news on nutrition and the food sciences.
[Key subject areas include public health, clinical nutrition, nutrition physiology, food safety, food security, consumer behavior, food science and technology, and food product groups such as functional foods.]
APA PsycARTICLES This link opens in a new window
Offers complete access landmark journals in behavioral science and related fields including nursing and neuroscience.
APA PsycINFO This link opens in a new window
An abstract database of psychological literature from the 1800s to the present
Databases with Reference & Review recourses
Encyclopedias, Manuals, Guidelines...
Sports Nutrition Care Manual This link opens in a new window
Includes information on a variety of sports-related topics, including vegetarian athletes, adolescent athletes, college athletes, managing weight (both weight gain and loss) for athletes, and nutrition for injury recovery and rehabilitation. In addition, general information on sports nutrition, from hydration to meal planning, is included. Access is limited to three simultaneous users.
Gale OneFile: Health and Medicine This link opens in a new window
Multi-source database provides access to the full text of nursing and allied health journals, plus the wide variety of personal health information sources in InfoTrac's award-winning Health Reference Center.
Help Writing and Citing Papers
Citation Management system (stores sources and creates citations) paid for by Lipscomb.
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