Kinesiology, Health and Sport Studies

Searching Databases for Articles

Searching for scholarly journal articles

You can start your search using Summon (the search box below), the Library's discovery system. This is a very broad search that will find full-text articles, books, and more on your topic. Use the limiters on the left side of your search results to select only Scholarly & Peer Review and Journal Article to get articles from peer-reviewed scholarly journals.

Search here for articles, books, and more.

The PICO Method

The PICO (Population/patient, Intervention, Comparison, Outcome) method is often used to search for clinical research or describe a research question. For a more detailed description, watch the video below:

Article Databases for KHS

Following are recommended databases you can search to locate articles in the field of Kinesiology, Health and Sport Studies.

Connecting to Full Text Articles

State of Michigan Resources for Consumer Health and Health Professionals

MeL logo

The Michigan Electronic Library, or MeL, is available to any Michigan resident with an internet connection. You can also access these resources in schools, public libraries and secondary education institutions, like Wayne State University.

MeL provides access to databases that contain scholarly, practitioner and quality consumer health information. It is a resource you can use when you are a professional in the field.

Reference Databases for KHS

Internet Resources for KHS