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UMass Amherst Libraries

KIN 355: Writing Seminar in Kinesiology

Finding Background Information

Textbooks and encyclopedias are good sources for getting background information on your topic. Here are links to a couple of our kinesiology-related online encyclopedias and a short video on finding textbooks in one of our e-book databases. If you can't find a book on your topic, email me and I will try some of our other databases.