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Exercise Science & Physical Education

A guide to library and internet resources in Exercise Science and Physical Education


The activities posted on this page were used in library instruction sessions for EXS101 classes. 

Career Exploration Activity

Take a few moments to explore the Career Resource assigned to your group. Consider the following:

  1. How do you use this resource?
  2. What type of information does this resource provide?
  3. What is one thing you found particularly useful or interesting?


Group 1:

Ferguson's Career Center     

Group 2:

O*NET Online

Group 3:

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Group 4:



Find the Article Activity

Use either Google Scholar or MCC's Journal Finder to locate the full-text article for the citation assigned to your group below:

Group 1:

Mirghani, S. J., & Yousefi, M. S. (2015). The effect of interval recovery periods during HIIT on liver


enzymes and lipid profile on overweight women. Science & Sports, 30(3), 147-154. 


Group 2:

Gutin, B. (2011). Diet vs exercise for the prevention of pediatric obesity: the role of exercise. International


Journal of Obesity35(1), 29-32.


Group 3:

Williams, P. T. (2014). Reduced risk of brain cancer mortality from walking and running. Medicine & Science

in Sports & Exercise, 46(5), 927-932.


Group 4:

Koch, L. G., & Britton, S. L. (2001). Artificial selection for intrinsic aerobic endurance running capacity in

rats. Physiological Genomics, 5(1), 45-52.